The Vestibules – OPEN CALL

Expression of Interest / Call for proposals

The Vestibules – OPEN CALL

Are you looking for a city center space to showcase your art and talent? We have two identical spaces at each end of the City Hall, both available for use independently or together.

Calling all artists!

Artspace Lifespace’s and Bristol City Council’s Arts Development Team have teamed up to invite local groups to express their interest in taking advantage of this unique opportunity.

We are calling out art collectives, designers, dancers, musicians, and makers to make use of 2 spaces available within the city hall to showcase their projects and ideas through exhibitions, performances, cinemas, workshops, art & crafts pop-up shops, fashion markets and small theatre shows. All artists are welcome to make use of The Vestibules to showcase their talent.

The Vestibules are available for hire for a variety of uses. Artspace Lifespace’s main vision for The Vestibules is to create an innovative and exciting creative space within the City Hall to support and motivate creativity in Bristol.

We would like to hear from you!! We encourage artists from all disciplines to apply.

Join us to create a very exciting programme of events for the City!

*Hire fees apply but also opportunities for in kind support of creative space are available.

To Apply:

If you are interested in using The Vestibules for presenting your work, please email us your ideas and proposals directly at:

We are based at City Hall, College Green, Bristol, BS1 5TR.

If you would like further information regarding The Vestibules, availability and cost, please contact us: