Pin Drop Studio

Pin Drop Studio is our sister organisation co-founded by Simon Oldfield.  A dynamic arts organisation and production company that brings together influential writers and actors to create, write and perform new short fiction. Its vibrant programme includes live events in the UK and America, talks, a podcast series, books and special projects in collaboration with our partners.


Working across the cultural landscape to provide a platform for cross pollination Pin Drop Studio collaborates with major institutions and iconic brands including the Tate, Hauser & Wirth, the Royal Academy of Arts, Burberry and BAFTA, and works with incredible writers and actors including Stephen Fry, William Boyd, Gwendoline Christie, Juliet Stevenson, Ben Okri, Graham Swift, Nikesh Shukla, Peter Blake, Sebastian Faulks, Dame Eileen Atkins, Dame Penelope Wilton, Russell Tovey, Julian Barnes, Selma Blair, David Nicholls, A L Kennedy, Lionel Shriver, Will Self, Elizabeth Day, Olivia Laing, Molly Parkin, Princess Julia, Curtis Sittenfeld, Sally Field, Tuppence Middleton, Jason Atherton, Tom Rob Smith, Richard Dawkins and many more. 


In 2018 Scribner published A Short Affair, edited and curated by Simon Oldfield, an anthology of original short fiction by bestselling authors accompanied by illustrations by artists from the Royal Academy of Arts, and the subject of a UK tour in partnership with the Arts Council England.   


Read more here.