Open Ground Studios

Emerging and professional artists thrive in a collaborative and supportive community, where freedom for innovation, growth, and camaraderie is limitless. It is our responsibility as a society to invest in the arts to preserve and strengthen this aspect of our community and of ourselves..

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Hello Desk

Everything at hellodesk starts with saying hello to the community! This means that monthly memberships (Engage & Create) come with an all-inclusive community component (#HDCommunityBenefits) that provides our members with a way to connect with other community members online and offline.

Santa Cruz


We strive to maintain a professional and respectful atmosphere. You rent the space that has the privacy, comfort, and amenities your business needs. We provide a great place to work with comfortable ergonomic seating, a light-filled and airy environment and blazing fast internet. You as a member decide how you want to use the space and when. We offer different tiers of membership from 9-5 access to a full private office.

Next Space

Smart, talented, creative people are working in new ways. We believe they deserve comfortable and professional spaces. We believe they need colleagues to inspire and support them. Our team creates the space and together we make the community.

The Satellite – Santa Cruz & Digital Media Studio

The Satellite Santa Cruz & Digital Media Studio is the office, workspace and studio you need — coworking, private offices, virtual office plans, video production studio, video editing suites, meeting and conference rooms

Scotts Valley

The Satellite – Scotts Valley

Get right to work in beautiful, connected workspace. Includes electrical outlets at each station, WiFi broadband Internet, comfortable chairs and free coffee. Open seating or dedicated desks available.


The Satellite – Felton

The Satellite Centers of Felton is developing a network of comfortable, connected, professional workspace and office space for rent in community commercial districts — for everyone from telecommuters to solopreneurs to consultants, therapists, salespeople, and startups.