A blank canvas for positive change / supporting the social entrepreneurs and thought leaders of tomorrow / enabling new stories to be told / incubating innovation and creativity with a warm welcome and open arms.

Our friendly cafe at The Canvas is open 7 days a week to welcome you with fresh, healthy and homemade vegan breakfasts (including a Vegan Full English!), lunches such as our latest vegan breakthrough 'tofish' and chips, plus mouth-watering cakes and our infamous vegan freakshakes.

Vegan homemade food at The Canvas, Brick Lane
The Canvas Creative Space available to hire

Our hidden gem: a unique, creative flexible space that hosts live performance, film nights, parties, dinners, away-days and more.

As a social enterprise, our mission is to provide a launchpad for positive change, whether that's personal, local or global. We offer our Community Hub to groups and individuals launching new ideas that will improve the lives of others.

Community Hub at The Canvas
"The Canvas is a hub of happiness and an inspiring example of how a community venue can boost local wellbeing, enhance social cohesion, encourage kindness and transform people's lives in positive and lasting ways "
Mark Williams, Action for Happiness