Folkestone Triennial 2017 – Theme and Dates Announced

Creative Foundation is pleased to announce the dates of Folkestone Triennial 2017, which will return for its fourth edition and will be held over a nine week period from 2 September – 5 November 2017. Curated for the second time … Read more…

Folkestone Triennial 2014 attracts 135,000 visitors

Audience numbers increased from 51,000 in 2008 and 103,000 in 2011 to 135,000 in 2014   2014 saw the third edition of the UK’s most ambitious public arts project, and it could be argued that it was the biggest and … Read more…

A Grand turnout along the Leas

Michael Stainer, the proprietor of the Grand hotel, delivered a thoroughly interesting and detailed talk about artistry in Folkestone. This coincides with the installation of 3 of Yoko Ono’s Earth Peace artworks situated at the Grand hotel: a flag, a … Read more…

Potted History of Folkestone Harbour talk

Alan Taylor provided an excellent overview of 200 years of history of Folkestone’s harbour by way of Powerpoint accompanied by endless entertaining stories pertaining to local inhabitants. A member of the audience said, ‘Mr Taylor brought such vivid anecdotes to … Read more…

Gone Hopping talk by author Melanie Mc Grath

Folkestone’s community spirit was alive and kicking in the Red Cow pub in Foord Road this evening. Everyone enjoyed the talk about hop farming delivered by author Melanie Mc Grath. This was followed by free beer tasting, food laid on … Read more…

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