Materials and tools; application fee £35.
Artists can apply online. They will be asked to enter basic information as well as attaching a PDF containing the following documents (up to 25MB):
1. An artist statement (300 words)
2. A biography (200 words)
3. A cv (two pages maximum)
4. Ten images of previous works with title, material and year
Terms and conditions:
Unit 1 Gallery | Workshop is an exhibition space that supports local and international artists by providing them with space and time to contribute in society in meaningful ways. Unit 1 Gallery | Workshop organises exhibitions and residency programmes with the aim to allow artists, curators, and theorists a platform to present their work, share their ideas as well as provide an environment for free thinking and challenging ideas.
The gallery is offering one artist access for three months to one of its 700 square foot studio spaces, with both natural and professional lighting. Working above the gallery space, the successful applicant has the opportunity to network with artists, curators, collectors and the wider public whilst visiting ongoing exhibitions and events organised in the gallery. The residency programme will also provide guidance from gallery directors as well as an end-of-residency solo exhibition organised in the studio space upstairs.
The residency programme is open to artists of all ages and backgrounds including international artists living outside of the United Kingdom. The result will be announced on the gallery’s website and on social media one month before the start of the residency. Criteria for selection:
Solo exhibition in the studio space, open studio, talks, workshops, social media coverage, network of art professionals.
Unit 1 Gallery | Workshop currently cannot provide housing for its residency programme, however they will do everything they can to help direct the selected artist to find a place to stay in London.
350 Square Foot (35m2) Studio space, with both natural and professional lighting above the main exhibition space of the gallery.