An Exhibition of work with Cleo Mussi an internationally acclaimed mosaic artist. Exploring what we hold, in the hand and in the mind.
An Exhibition of contemplative textile art.
Karen Pamplin Browne is a Folkestone based artist and curator who’s photographic and participatory work explores themes of collecting.
Five artists who use collecting as part of their work are showing together at Folkestone Museum art space.
- There will be a photographic ‘collection of collections’ and the
- Found in Folkestone Beach Hut Museum.
Composer Peter Coyte and Choreographer Dora Frankel are working on a new dance piece with two contemporary dancers. Researching new work using sound, music, dance and imagery inspired by Turner’s Kent coast work and environmental change. Visitors will be able to see the evolution of this part of the project over 7 days.
Performance Sunday 25th February 2pm.
A date for your 2018 diary –
New embroidery by Rachael Dickens is created using materials found entirely on the beach. Sea-washed tattered textiles, corroded and oxidised metals and ragged crumbling plastics. This work sits alongside Viv Yankah’s ceramic vessels, inspired by the ancient salt and rust encrusted surfaces of large brightly painted navigation buoys. Both artists explore the aesthetic of the impermanent, the way a material begins to take on the qualities of it’s environment and the changes that surfaces exhibit over time.
at the Fishslab Gallery in Whitstable. 23-30 January 2018
PV 26 January 6-9pm
Saturday 10th September 2016
An evening of Hockney events including Rachael Dickens and Mel Powis running workshops all night for visitors to paint and keep a Hockney style pool painting.