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Guest Projects

1 Andrews Road
London
E8 4QL
Invitation for Guest Projects Proposals 2017
Guest Projects is an initiative conceived by Shonibare Studio to offer an opportunity for projects
of any artistic discipline (dance, visual arts, music, film screenings, seminars and talks on any
subject) to have access to a free space for 1 month.
There will be five projects a year running from January – September 2017. Winning proposals will
be allocated a specific month and given flexibility in their use of the space. Experimental projects
accompanied with a programme of events are preferred.
If you can produce your own show, covering all production costs, please outline this in your
proposal to include the following:




Funding
Publicity
Materials
Gas and Electricity costs
Invigilating costs

All applicants must fill out the attached submission cover form with their application and include
a proposal with –
• A description of your project (images are preferable)
• All materials and equipment required
• Detail how you will cover the above costs
Only Group shows (with two or more participants) will be considered. Please no artist solo
shows.
Dates and submission details
Deadline for completed applications Sunday 31st July, 5pm.
Decisions to be made public in September 2016
All residencies to be taken between January and September 2017
Completed applications should be returned to Imogen Wright (Guest Projects Coordinator)
Please submit 2 copies of Application (including Submission Cover Form and Proposal)
• One copy into the Guest Projects’ Proposal Box outside: Sunbury House 1 Andrews Road,
London E8 4QL
• The second, a digital PDF version to info@guestprojects.com with the subject ‘Guest Projects
2017 Submission’
Winning proposals will be selected by an advisory board comprising of artists and art
practitioners of a variety of disciplines. Anything posted in the box is not Guest Projects’
responsibility. Due to the large number of submissions, only successful applicants will be
notified. If you do not hear from us by September 16th 2016, please consider your submission
unsuccessful on this occasion.

Guest Projects 2017 Proposals Submission Cover Form
This form is to be filled out and attached to the front page of your proposal. Submissions will not be
considered without this form.
If you would like to elaborate further on any of the points below, please add this to your Proposal and
indicate this in the appropriate spaces below.
Project Title

_________________________________________________________________________________________

Number of days for Project

__________________________________________________________________________

Participants
_________________________________________________________________________________________
(i.e.; artists, speakers, dancers, musicians etc.)
_________________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Budget

_______________________________________________________________________________________________

Funding _______________________________________________________________________________________________
(i.e.; names of sponsors, fundraising plans, personal finance, etc.)
__________________________________________________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Artist(s) website/social media links ___________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Lead Applicant(s)
Applicants are responsible for the management of the project and all participants involved (2 people
maximum). This does not include all participating artists in the project, which are to be listed above in the
‘participants’ section.
Full Name(s)

__________________________________________________________________________________________

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________
Role(s) in Project
__________________________________________________________________________________________________________
(i.e.; curator, artist, etc.)
Telephone number(s)
Email address(es)

_______________________________________________________________________________

___________________________________________________________________________________

Where did you hear about this opportunity? ___________________________________________________________

Guest Projects
1 Andrews Road
London
E8 4QL

Floor Plan

Size
Facilities

113m2 (excluding kitchen, parking, WC and changing room)
Wifi access
Bose soundsystem

Panasonic PT D3500E Projector
Kitchen
Capacity
Dinner
Screenings/talks

70 (seated)
120 (seated)