La Wayaka Current Exhibition Application, London UK



We are delighted to tell you we will be exhibiting our project La Wayaka Current in London, UK next summer.

We will be exhibiting at Guest Projects - an exciting space run by Yinka Shonibare that promotes collective and experimental group projects between July 16  - August 13, 2018  (with 10 days live exhibition / dates TBC)

We will be developing and curating an exhibition in relation to our project that will including sculpture, installation, film, events, live performance, screenings, invited speakers and workshops etc.The exhibition will be inspired from the time we have spent in all three contrasting locations - Tropic 8 ° N, Arctic 78 ° N and Desert 23 ° S.

We are giving the opportunity for all past La Wayaka Current, artists-in-residence to apply with works that could be featured in the exhibition and we are also inviting them to provide material to be shown on our online platform.




Guest Project Space Sunbury House, 1 Andrews Road, London E8 4QL, UK

Dates of Exhibition July 16  - August 13, 2018  (with 10 days live exhibition)

Application Deadline September 20, 2017 / EXTENDED to October 10


With this application you must email a maximum of three images via wetransfer to The images can be work itself,  photographs / documentation of work or preliminary sketches of planned work, performance or installation. For film and sound please send a sample. Please paste the wetransfer link under the proposal section on the form below.

All work must clearly be relevant to your time spent with us at La Wayaka Current as well as relating to the socio, cultural, political or environmental concerns of our project in some way.


Terms and Conditions


This is not obligatory and it is optional for all artists to choose if they want to apply or not for the exhibition.

Filling out this application does not assure that your work will be exhibited. We are curating a large body of work into an exhibition with a limited budget / space and time. We may contact you with regards to altering or adapting works when curating them into the space.

Please carefully consider the budget needed to produce and / or exhibit your proposed work in the space. 

Make sure to fill out every part of the application. 

As you know, we are a non profit, self-sustaining project. The venue is confirmed however we currently have no government or institutional support for funding beyond that - ie. production costs and / or shipping of works, travel costs for artists to be present.

Artists will be responsible for finding their own funding to cover the costs of producing and shipping their own work. In return they will have a chance to exhibit in an exciting space and location as part of the La Wayaka Current wider project along with all our support for funding applications such as letters of invitation etc.





Name *
Exhibition, London 2018
Type of Work *
Please describe your work included concepts and themes explored. Include how your work relates to our project and your artist in residence with us. This text may also be used for the exhibition. (200 words max.)
Please include all production, shipping and installation costs inc. travel and accommodation to London if you will be present at the exhibition. *Artists are responsible for securing their own funding for the proposed budget of work
Would you be physically present during the exhibition if accepted? *
Please state the name of the funding body along with either Applied or Granted if you were given the funding.
If you are based in London or plan to be around and would like to be part of our team in building this exhibition please select if you would like to offer your support or skills in any of the following ways.
Artist Online Platform
Please add a wetransfer link of up to 3 images / text, audio or visual files to be featured on your online profile
Please give a brief intro to yourself and previous work.
I have read and understood the info, terms and conditions