In partnership with The Folkestone Triennial 2011, this international symposium, the final stage of Strange Cargo’s ‘Stretching New Boundaries’ programme, will bring together influential international practitioners and theorists to discuss and examine the value and power of creating participatory visual artwork and to explore future directions for this evolving sector.
Chair: Dr Jonathan Vickery. Speakers: Angus Farquhar; Andrea Schlieker; Brigitte Orasinski, Strange Cargo; Assocreation; Jochen Gerz; FrenchMottershead; + boredomresearch; Mirjam Struppek.
Venue: Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone
Date: September 22 2011, 10.30am to 4pm
Cost: £30.00 (£25 + VAT) Includes lunch, refreshments, a tour of the Folkestone Triennial 2011 and an evening reception, plus a copy of Everywhere Means Something to Someone – The People’s Guidebook to Folkestone, a 2011 Folkestone Triennial commission created by Strange Cargo.
Supported by Arts Council England, Kent County Council and Shepway District Council. Coordination by ArtReach.