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WA K E Festival

W A K E Festival is a three day festival of contemporary time-based/performance art in Folkestone (Kent), UK.

The festival consists of site specific, durational works which unfold in and around Folkestone, across the 8th, 9th & 10th of September. In addition to the site based works, each evening (7pm-10pm) a more condense series of performances take place at ]performance s p a c e [. 

Sites:

Fri 8th - Sun 10th September

Friday Evening:

Fri 8th September

Saturday Evening:

Sat 9th September

Sunday Evening:

Sun 10th September

Kira O'Reilly

Kira O’Reilly is a Helsinki based artist, her practice, both wilfully interdisciplinary and entirely undisciplined, stems from a visual art background; it employs performance, biotechnical practices and writing with which to consider speculative reconfigurations around The Body. But she is no longer sure if she even does that anymore. Her art practice arcs across several contexts from art, science and technology to performance, live art and movement work...