In the run up to the gallery opening in 2015 we ran this light-hearted, sometimes tortuous, pre-launch teaser campaign on Twitter offering suggestions for what the mysterious acronym WVWG might stand for:

Welcome to view website guys/gals!
Weetabix Visits Wrinkled Gussets?
Warners Veto Weedy Gardens
Wish Venus Was Ganymede?
Wishing Vile Weather Gone
Wayne’s Viciously Wild Gurning?
Waif Verity Wanted Gobstoppers?
Walthamstow’s Vast Wilderness Glimmers
Why Veronica Wanted Goggles?
What Very Wonderful Gourds?
Well Versed With Goosebumps?
Walter Vexed When Gazumped?
Wellingtons Vandalise Wet Grass?
Who Viewed Whose Garments?
Winter Vegetables With Garlic?
Walthamstow Vegan Women's Group?
Window vinyls we've got
WVWG's vainglorious website grappling...!
Winning views of Walthamstow gather
Wally's vaping, weasly gimp
Wendy's vinegary waddling gerbil
Weevil's voluptuous waffle gobbler
Waiter's valiant wimple grabber
Waterproof Velvet Waistcoats for Gardeners
Whittling Vicars Whipping Game
Watching village workmen gravelling
Workshop for Venetian Weasel Grabbers
Wicked voluptuousness of Walthamstow's Gü
Walking Verdantly Wet Grasslands
Waddiwasi Verdimillious Wingardium Geminio!! #harrypotter
Wolfing Viennoiserie = Weight Gain
Wearing Vivienne Westwood Gymslip
Wailing Vixen Weds Ginger @GoogleStreetArt #IronyandBoe
Walthamstow Victims of Winetasting Gargle
Windows Visibly Wallpapered, Gosh!
Waving Vehicle for Walthamstow’s Gesticulators!
Weldra Veelbesproken Wielen Gedaanteverwisseling? (mini-Holland reference, in Dutch!)
When's Victoria Wood's Gig? @redimp @roseandcrownpub
Writer Virginia Woolf's Gynaeceum (no, we didn't know what it meant either!)
Walthamstow Vacation for Whoopi Goldberg! #breaking_news ;)
Wrinkly Viscose-washing Gnomes
Woodford Vortex for Wounded Goblins
Wonderful visuals Whitefield's guys!
Weymouth Vest-Wearers Gymkhana
Williamsburg Velophiles Wheelie Gang
Wanstead's Vegetarian Wurst Grill @grillstock
Woodend & Victoria Whippet Grippers
Whitstable Varicose Warriors' Garrison
Wakefield Ventriloquists' Whistling Group
Wabash Valley Water Garden?
Windmill. Volunteer. Woodman. Grove. #deadpubs
With Vim, With Gusto #domesticcleaningservices
Widdicombe visit was giggletastic! @joshwiddicombe @Red_Imp_Comedy
White, vitaminic, wet goodness! @parkerdairies
Workbench, veneer, wood, glue? #benchspace #forhire @BlackhorseWS
Weightless vowels wafting, glistening @woodstreetwalls #Fanakapan
Warbling Val's woolies goodbye RIP Mr Doonican
Woodford vis-à-vis Warner guzzled (locally-made thirst-quenching sorrel syrup)
Whipps vehicular way gauging (consultation for NEW Whipps X roundabout solutions)
Waterfall variegation's wedding gay!
Worthy's vast, wet Glastonbury!
Wolverhampton’s vulcanised wheelsters Goodyear - 330 jobs go at tyre factory
Wine? vodka? whisky? Guinness? - Church hall transformed into 'shabby-chic' pop-up pub
Waterloo victor Wellington gloats! #200years
Willkommen, vroooooom whizzing Grandprix
Watching Venus* Westwards Glowing *she's the third brightest object in Earth's sky after the Sun and Moon
Wake Van Winkle, Geoffrey! @WaterstonesE17
WOOF! Vintage Wares! GRRRREAT!
We'll virtually workout, grazie! @KhyalArtsCIC
William Vocalises Walthamstow Goodness @FriendsofMorris
Walsh, Valance, Willoughby, Golightly?
Wildcard victualler's wind-down glomeration!
Woo-hoo, vicinal weekend gladdens!
Wordage, vellum, winsome graphics! @E17Designers
Womenly vesture, wearable glad-rags! @phannatiq @Queenieandted
Wickerman's Village Willow Goer @StowFilmLounge RIP Christopher Lee
Walking Verdantly Wet Grasslands @SaveLeaMarshes @WeLoveE17Marsh
War-time Viewfinder Was* Gerda's @bliss_barry *well not hers exactly
Wednesday's Virtually Warm, Goodness!
Walthamforest Velo. Wheely Good!
Wordsmiths Vaunted Writings Gathered @PoetsCornerE17 Venue 82
Wensleydale Valid While Glugging! @EastLondonChees
Wash-day Vigils, Washing Gyrates @kathgreenphoto
Wondrous, vaulted works, Godspeed! @jasonhawkridge @e17stbarnabas
Walden Venue Worth Gander @spikeGascoigne @hannahbatts @tomstevensart
Watercolouring Vacant Wall Gloriously! @carnegriffiths
Window Viewing Wingdolph, Greys!? @E17ArtTrail
Wiggly Vibrant Whooshing Gestures #SharonDrew
Wally Visits Worthwhile Gems @WhereInWally
Winning Village Wants Gardeners @WalthamstowV
Wanging Venerable Wellies Gleefully?
Woolly Veruca, Wonka, Gloop @HowardRoadHouse

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 The logo was deconstructed by the designer and used as a teaser display

The logo was deconstructed by the designer and used as a teaser display

 Danny Coope’s graphic reduction of the gallery’s intitials WVWG, reminiscent of ‘villagey’ bunting but with a 1980s twist.

Danny Coope’s graphic reduction of the gallery’s intitials WVWG, reminiscent of ‘villagey’ bunting but with a 1980s twist.