WE HERE AT R.A.I.D. BELIEVE IN BUILDING A COMMUNITY THAT BEST SERVES CREATIVES – WITH A FOCUS ON THE ILLUSTRATION, DESIGN, ANIMATION, & SEQUENTIAL ART FIELDS. WHETHER YOU ARE A VETRAN OF THE INDUSTRY OR JUST BEGINNING YOUR CAREER, WE HAVE A SPACE FOR YOU. TAKE A LOOK AT THE OPTIONS AVAILABLE BELOW AND SEE WHAT BEST FITS YOUR NEEDS.
OPEN DESK10am - 6pm MON - FRI access
Access to the comfortable, spacious lounges and any available free hot-desk work station at our RAID HQ location . Enjoy a warm environment along with all the free coffee, or tea, and Wifi that you could ever ask for!
HOT DESK10am - 8pm MON - FRI access
Access to a clean and modern adjustable (flat or drafting) table. Plus enjoy our various lounges at RAID HQ along with a warm environment and complimentary coffee, tea, and Wifi to make your stay more comfortable.
DEDICATED DESK10am - 10pm MON - FRI key access
Your own desk in the main RAID studio area. Enjoy your own dedicated work station, safely leave your gear behind, and feel free to decorate it and make it yours. Plus there’s that free coffee, or tea, and a dedicated Wifi channel.
PERMANENT DESK24/7 key access
Your own desk in the main RAID studio open area. Youll have 24/7 access to come and go as you please. Make it your own and call it home. There’s that complimentary coffee, tea, plus a dedicated high speed Wifi channel.
HERE ARE SOME OF THE BENEFITS AND PERKS WE OFFER IN OUR CO-WORKING ENVIRONMENT
HIGH SPEED WIFI
ON-SITE CAFE & RETAIL
PRINTING & SCANNING
COFFEE & TEA
SHIPPING & RECIEVING
WHAT EVERYONE GETS:
- HIGH SPEED INTERNET
- LARGE FORMAT FLATBED SCANNER (12.2″ x 17.2” with Optical Resolution of 2400 dpi)
- LARGE FORMAT FULL COLOUR INKJET PRINTER (13″ wide / regular A4 paper provied – speciality papers are not.)
- BLACK & WHITE A4 LASER PRINTER (A4 paper provided)
- HUDDLE ROOM with VIDEO CONFERENCING and WHITE BOARD for idea jamming
- KITCHENETTE (use of toaster, microwave, kettle, etc. / only day-to-day use of fridge, no overnight storage.)
- COMPLIMENTARY COFFEE & TEA
- ACCESS TO MULTIPLE LOUNGE AREAS and CAFE with patio
- EXCLUSIVE EVENT ACCESS
- 24/7 SECURITY
- CLOSE TO TRANSIT
DEDICATED & PERMANENT DESK MEMBERS ALSO RECIEVE:
- DEDICATED HIGH SPEED
- USE OF MAILING ADDRESS
- KITCHENETTE (overnight fridge storage and communal pantry use for Dedicated deskers. Permanent deskers also have allocated inidivual pantry storage as well.)
- MEMBER RATES ON SHIPPING & RECIEVING
- MEMBER RATES ON EVENT SPACE RENTALS
- OPPORTUNITY TO SELL ITEMS IN ONLINE RAID STORE and STREET FRONT RETAIL
- BULK STORAGE SPACE
- INSURANCE COVERAGE
- ACCESS TO INTERNAL RAID SLACK NETWORK (PERMANENT DESKS ONLY) with CLIENT SHARING and FREELANCE CONTRACT OPPORTUNITIES
THE RAID STUDIO HAS BEEN OPERATING AS A BRANDED COLLECTIVE SINCE 2002. REPRESENTATION UNDER THE BRAND IS CURATED ON AN INDIVIDUAL BASIS AND PORTFOLIO REVIEW. FOR THOSE UNDER THE BANNER WE ADDITIONALLY OFFER:
- RESPECTED BRANDING
- AGENT REPRESENTATION & CONTRACT NEGOTIATION
- LEGAL SUPPORT
- EVENT ORGANIZATION
- MARKETING AND PR
- MEMBER DISCOUNTS
The Royal Academy of Illustration & Design is an award-winning creative community of artists, writers, designers, editors, animators, photogtaphers, and more in a shared co-working environment. As a collective RAID operates as a creative agency with a primary focus on sequential art, idea architecture, & visual development, illustration, and design.
ADDRESS / Toronto, ON CANADA
PHONE / 416.961.1274
BUSINESS HOURS / M – F 10am – 6pm EST