AGM and Activity during Summer and Autumn 2020

See info about our recent AGM and images celebrating activity within ESW communities.


ESW Welcomes New Board Members

Irineu Destourelles, Giulia Gentili and Sekai Machache join the organisation as voluntary trustees in November 2020.


Hawthornvale Space: Selected Artists

We are thrilled to announce that the artists selected for the Hawthornvale Exhibition Programme are Jonathan Elders and Alice Betts & Juliana Capes.


ESW/ECA Graduate Residencies 2020

Did you graduate from ECA in 2020 and need support to help you establish your career and develop your practice? If the answer is yes then you are eligible to apply for the ESW/ECA Graduate Residency Award.


Emma Hislop: Graduate Research Award

Following her selection at New Contemporaries, Royal Scottish Academy Emma Hislop will be in residence at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop for the next three months. Emma will be working on new work and establishing herself in her new home city of Edinburgh



With our schools outdoor learning programme starting this week this is a chance to look back at the work done by last year’s cohort. WIP highlights the projects and work made by the Primary 5s of Trinity and Victoria Primary, Class of 2020 on our schools programme.


Member Events this Month – Join and Book online

Open Forum, artists’ presentations

Thursday 19 November 2020, 6.30 – 7.30pm


Winnie Herbstein & Katie Shannon: REACH Scotland Residents

Welcome to REACH Scotland Residents Winnie Herbstein & Katie Shannon!

They will be in residence at ESW for the next 10 days producing new work for their Glasgow International 2021 exhibition.


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

The deadline for this opportunity has now passed. Applicants will be informed of the outcome of the selection process by the 13 November.


Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop Re-introduction of Activity

We are re-introducing activity step by step, read more about what’s happening at ESW.


Saturday Opening – Now Open Tuesday – Saturday

We want to see what the demand is – so looking forward to seeing you and your projects!


Gallery Malmo: Bildungsroman

Hawthornvale Space
Open from 7 August 2020 (view from street, 9.30am – 8pm).
An exhibition of new work by artists’ collective Gallery Malmo.