Our Spaces

Location: Johnson City Digital Media Lab

Spaces Overview

Create in our coworking spaces, then sell your work to clients. Grow your small business in a competitively priced office (utilities and WiFi included). 
Our spaces are curated with creative entrepreneurs, artists and makers in mind, including: 
  • Recent graduates & undergraduates 
  • Filmmakers and photographers 
  • Industrial designers 
  • UI/UX & graphic designers 
  • Fine & digital artists 
  • Animators, VFX artists & compositors 
  • Game designers 
  • 3D artists 
  • Virtual/augmented reality designers 
Scroll down for more details.  

Kingsport

Kingsport Center for Art and Technology (KCAAT)
225 W. Center St.
Kingsport, TN 37660

>> More info coming soon!

Johnson City

Johnson City Center for Art and Technology (JCCAAT)
REOPENING SOON!
at 714 W Walnut Street
Johnson City, TN 37604
>> See more

Our special commercially licensed software packages allow day-pass holders to create in our space, then sell to their clients.

Software available in our JC-CAAT includes Adobe Creative Suite, Blender, Maya, Cinema 4D, and Unreal Engine. More coming as we receive your feedback!

Dedicated desks are now available in the K-CAAT. 

Click here to view our updated software list available at both locations.

Each of our centers features a state-of-the-art real-time streaming lab designed for live presentations, remote collaborating, and online programming. This lab includes cameras, mics, and a green screen perfect for video streaming and podcasting. Rent by the hour or the day. Training and technical assistance available.

Rentable by the half or whole day. Space for up to 14 people around the conference table. Large screen 4K Smart TV and whiteboard wall. Wifi and streaming available.

Fully equipped 16-seat PC computer lab/classroom with large-screen 4K Smart TV and whiteboard wall. Available by the half or whole day for classes and workshops. Software and equipment included in rental.

Johnson City CAAT: Access the fastest internet in the region in a private office for $750/month–including utilities and streaming lab access!  Only one available–contact us soon!

Kingsport CAAT:  Private offices available from 6 months and longer. Dedicated common-suite desks also available on a monthly basis.Utilities and internet included.

Email Katie at katie@createappalachia.org for more information.

Illustrators, painters, and photographers will be especially interested in our print lab at the K-CAAT, which will offer large-format Epson giclée printers. Artists and photographers will be able to create archival-quality edition prints at an affordable price per unit. These printers use pigment-based inks and will print on a large variety of papers and substrates. Contact us with questions.

Not sure where to begin?

We can help. Our staff will answer your questions and help you find your perfect solution.

Testimonials

After attending our Small Business Resources Class:
Honestly, I didn’t know that I needed this class as much as I did.
Thoroughly enjoyed the "Branding Yourself as a Creative" session. Comfortable meeting space also. Very happy to learn this is part of a series and definitely intend to continue.
I got really excited about the resources, the websites, that I can refer to later from the "Branding Yourself as a Creative" workshop!