is committed to creating space for people.
We are seeking to integrate a contemplative lifestyle with compassionate
Beyond words – a breathing space.
Arts and Creativity
growing out of a collaboration of actors, writers, visual artists,
educationalists, musicians and story-tellers.
We run creativity workshops for all ages, children and adults.
We foster new work – including (but not exclusively) our own.
We host inclusive seasonal gatherings with stories poetry art music.
The Breathing Space
Yurt is a unique resource centre which
provides a small and beautiful communal space.
As a structure it embodies much of our ethos.
It is an organic structure
providing a flexible and portable space. It is based in New
Barnet - 25 minutes from central London.
It provides unpressurised space away from the climate of competition.
The Yurt is part of a network of
We enjoy using the arts as an agent of change in a troubled world.
We are members of the
Trade Justice movement and work to
raise awareness on this and other peace and justice issues.
We work to provide a safe space for listening to each
Rooted in the Christian tradition, we welcome and work with people from
other traditions, and none, in pursuit of the common good.
We recognise that peace-making has both personal and institutional
Our aims and projects can be found by clicking the links on the left.