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 [. 


Fri 8th - Sun 10th September

Friday Evening:

Fri 8th September

Saturday Evening:

Sat 9th September

Sunday Evening:

Sun 10th September

Dominic Thorpe

Dominic Thorpe is an Irish visual artist originally from Newbridge. He has shown work widely internationally and in Ireland, including at the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Bangkok Cultural Centre Thailand, Xiamen University China, SASA Gallery Adelaide Australia, Temple Bar Gallery and the Galway Arts Centre. In 2014/15 he was the first artist in residence at the humanities department of University College Dublin...