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The Folkestone Fringe curate art, architecture, sound, and performance in Folkestone during the Triennial and inter-Triennial years.

Festivals:

Look back at SALT Festival 6 - 9 September 2018
Festival of the Sea & Environment

SALT explores the way coastal environments shape who we are and how we think, and asks what the future might hold for the people and places that exist on the edge.

Co-curated with Folkestone Quarterhouse & Chris Poundwhite.

Profound Sound Festival 1 - 3 February 2019
Profound Sound is an experimental sound festival from Folkestone, reaching across traditional forms of music to the fringes of sound-art covering song and instrumental performance, spoken word, radio broadcasting, sound installation, opera, contemporary classical and jazz electoracoustic and sound-art.

Co-curated with Hot Salvation Records.
Watch a short video about the 2017 festival here.

Magic Carpets 2019

Fringe 2020
Autumn 2020, dates TBC

Curated in response to Folkestone Triennial.

ART
ARCHITECTURE
SOUND
PERFORMANCE

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Key

  • Profound Sound 2018
  • Normal? Festival of the Brain 2018
  • SALT festival of the Sea & Environment
Programme

12 February 2016

Profound Sound
Event

2 September 2017 : Art

Folkestone in Flux
Programme

1 April 2018

MagiC Carpets
Event

11 July 2018 : Performance

Siobhán Ní Dhuinnín: Let's Meet While the Tide is Out
Event

30 October 2018 : Art

Living Words Sharing Event
Programme

6 September 2018

Looking back at SALT Festival of the Sea and Environment 2018
Event

2 September 2017 : Art

Fanplastic
Programme

2 September 2017

Edge: Push/Pull
Event

6 September 2018 : Sound

Craig Gell: Folkestone’s El Dorado: An auditory ramble through The Warren
Event

3 November 2017 : Art

The Ash Project
Programme

2 September 2017

Fringe Open 2017
Programme

1 July 2018

LADA DIY 15
Progress Agency