Located in the community of Newhaven, Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop is a place where artists make and develop work.
Yes – solo or shared studio with 24hr access
Per month: £960
Workshop space hire
Accommodation (single or family apartment)
1 year’s membership
Machine use rates: can be found here:
Kiln and foundry costs are dependent on factors such as scale of work and type of firing.
Fabrication rate £36 per hour; Training £25-£41 per hour
3 months: £2880. (with accommodation)
£480 (studio only)
1 month (with some flexibility)
3 months (with some flexibility)
Access to wood, metal, ceramic, plaster, workshops and foundry; flexible spaces (Project and Research), Meeting Rooms, iMacs with film editing and web software, free use of internet.
- Free: Technical advice
- Workshop/machine induction.
- One year’s membership of ESW.
- Paid for: One-to-one training.
- Fabrication (in certain areas).
Promotional support offered
Website feature artists in residence, Facebook, Twitter, ESW newsletter to members, emails to ESW mailing list.
Exhibition or other opportunities
No Exhibition. Networking, training possibilities
Yes. Although we can accommodate lengthy periods of work at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, we may not be able to offer accommodation for longer than a 3-month period.
Plenty alternative accommodation is available in Edinburgh.
ESW is in the Newhaven area of Edinburgh which can be reached by public transport.
Access for accommodation and studio space: wheelchair, quiet space, baby changing, assistance animals welcome, accessible bathrooms, lifts, ramps.
Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop has public liability insurance in place. There is no insurance cover for work on exhibition or work in progress. Artists shall be responsible for the insurance of their own property. ESW will not be held liable for any loss or damage to artists in studios or any property belonging to the artist, save in the event of any loss or damage being proven to be the direct result of negligence on the part of ESW. ESW has no responsibility for any loss or damage, or expense incurred by artists in the studios because of the failure of heating, lighting or plumbing.
For further details please visit edinburghsculpture.org