Member’s Opportunity: Call for Proposals for the Hawthornvale Space

Members are invited to propose an installation of new work for our Hawthornvale Space.

There are two presentation slots March – May 2022 and June – August 2022.

ESW members are invited to make proposals to present ideas for either new solo or collaborative installations. Please note the person who makes the proposal must hold and active ESW Membership. 

For more information about becoming a member click here

The deadline for proposals is 5pm, Sunday 21 November 2021. 

When you make a proposal please bear in mind:

that any presentation is intended to be viewed from the street the audience cannot enter the space during the exhibition

the space is approx. 625cm (wide) x 284cm (deep) x 215cm (height)

the walls are made of plasterboard and the floor concrete 

ESW will provide:

A budget of £500 is available to support the production of the work 

Technical support.

Access to the space for 2 weeks prior installation.

Marketing and promotional support


Your proposal should be a maximum of two sides of A4, and should include:

Project Title – this can be provisional                                                                                                                                                

List of Artist(s)  

Short Bio for each artist – 50 words                                                                                                                                               

Short Description – 250 words describing the idea behind the presentation.                                                                           

Main Contact Info – noting email and telephone details                                                                                                                   

Timing: Do you prefer:  March – May 2022 or  June – August 2022 or don’t mind.

Supporting Images – please supply up to eight relevant images, with work details, in a single PDF. You can include links to websites and other projects in the PDF.

Deadline:  5pm, Sunday 21 November 2021

Email: Daniel Brown  with proposals or if you have any questions before you submit your application.


Image – Eccentric Limbs, Andrew Gannon, Install shot, 2021