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

Rita Marhaug

Marhaug (1965) lives in Bergen. She holds a MA in Fine Art from Bergen Academy of Art and Design, KHIB (1989) and a BA in Art History from the University of Bergen, UiB (1996). Until July 2013 she was engaged as professor at KHIB, Department of Fine Art. Important tools of expression are printmaking, drawings, photography, artist books, video and performance. Marhaug’s approach to performance is through the everyday language of the body and it's’ physical dimensions.