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Carl Freedman Gallery 28 Union Cres, Margate

Katherine Bernhardt‌, José Luis Vargas A new show at the Carl Freedman Gallery, with works on display from Puerto Rican painter of the supernatural José Luis Vargas, and from Katherine Bernhardt, who is renowned for her abstract works incorporating unconventional items such as cigarettes, basketballs, tacos, and socks.   

A Different LENS

Online

|   A Different Lens is an online event by Thread and Word for the Margate Bookie and Margate NOW 2020   |    https://cgeomap.eu/adifferentlens/ It connects to how we overcome challenging events in our lives, through the writing of visually impaired authors. Artists’ responses to the texts form a virtual walk around Margate through an interactive …

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Crazy Universe

Online

|   Crazy Universe by Yifan He   |    Crazy Universe is an interactive web-based program tackling experiences of political disorientation. Visitors may find themselves navigating through a chaotic and overloading space where out-of-context information packed in cropped images, abrupt texts and animated 3D objects swirl and float past them into an unidentifiable blur. crazyuniverse.space Read …

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Expressions of Love

Ruskin (side window) 39-41 High St, Margate

|   Expressions of Love by Jas Dhillon   |    A display of screen printed dupattas in Punjabi, as a love story to those that left their lands in pursuit of safety, security, prosperity & adventure, & to those that had to let them go. Born from a desire to preserve the poetic blessings from her …

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Everydayracism

We will be sharing excerpts of everyday racism stories, that will be displayed on shop windows all around Margate. You will also be able to take a free post card from the stores. List of shops included in the project will be announced soon! Find out more about Everydayracism and their project here.

clouds have two faces

Little Swift 7-8 Marine Drive, Margate

|   clouds have two faces by Alexandra Walton   |    ‘clouds have two faces’ is an exhibition of poetry interventions at Little Swift‬. Quoting poets, writers and speakers from across the globe. Bringing words together in a time we can’t come together ourselves. Each representing a member of the LGBTQ+ community, they speak on love, …

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Work. Workers. Working.

Fort Hill Shelter Fort Hill, Margate

|   Work. Workers. Working. by Joana Nastari & Jess Edwards   |    A verbatim audio installation by writer & activist Joana Nastari, directed by Jess Edwards. Everyone has been affected by lockdown – we explore the specific experiences of sex workers. How have they adapted? How has their industry changed, how, like all of us, …

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Return Address

CRATE Studio and Project Space Bilton Square, Margate

RETURN ADDRESS part of the CRATE UCA GRAD Award 2020 Here, the space brings together an interim show where works meet for the first time ‘post’ lockdown. Post- lockdown has seen extreme precautions and restrictions to enable a steady restart of society and controlled regulation of the pandemic to allow some common activity to safely …

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THEO IS THEO IS THEO

Werkhaus 30 High St, Margate

|   THEO IS THEO IS THEO by Cynthia Lawrence-John   |    Installation in the window of Werkhaus Margate and Instagram project @cynthialawrencejohn   Summer 2017. I remember it only too well...Wincing in pain at the bite marks which littered my arms, chest, in fact every part of my upper body. The bite marks being an expression …

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The death of George Floyd & Mandalorian Revisited 2020

CRATE Studio and Project Space Bilton Square, Margate

|   The death of George Floyd by Sebastian September & Mandalorian Revisited 2020 by Asa Chandler   |    Outdoor Screening at CRATE Studios and Project Space    “Three words ‘BLM’ I wanted to help support black & brown people because I felt bad for George the way he died a slow painful death was not …

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The Margate Kebab Map Private View

Northdown Studios Cliftonville Ave, Margate

Join us for a first look at The Margate Kebab Map, a playable, documentary game highlighting various kebab restaurants in Margate. |   The Margate Kebab Map by Anna Skutley & Umut Gunduz   |    The Margate Kebab Map is a multi-media documentary project highlighting a group of restaurants often overlooked or excluded by cultural profiles …

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The Margate Kebab Map

Online

|   The Margate Kebab Map by Anna Skutley & Umut Gunduz   |    The Margate Kebab Map is a multi-media documentary project highlighting a group of restaurants often overlooked or excluded by cultural profiles of Margate. While they are seldom reviewed by local magazines, such restaurants are long standing staples of the food industry. We …

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An Ode to Our Town

Online

|   An Ode to Our Town by Brigitte Aphrodite   |    An ode; a love poem, a spoken-word vignette to Margate’s sights to see, cultural places, sung and unsung heroes – a beautiful fun tapestry adding to the rich history of works about Thanet! Favourite hidden haunts, surprising meet up places, characters, cafes, independent shops. …

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Nowadays

Pie Factory Margate 5 Broad St, Margate

|   Nowadays by Canterbury School of Visual Arts and Creative Industries at Broadstairs College   |    Margate NOW 2020 are excited to host a visual arts exhibition of students from Canterbury School of Visual Arts at Canterbury College and students from Creative Industries at Broadstairs College. They have responded to the theme Margate NOW – Margate as …

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Boxing Series

CRATE Studio and Project Space Bilton Square, Margate

|  Boxing series by Freya Tewelde   |    Outdoor Screening at CRATE Studios and Project Space   A figure in a morph-suit and wearing boxing gear, boxing an invisible–self or other as we all being hurt by this invisible force especially 2020…and how the narrative falls short of clarity but lands more interesting on distortion. …

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Hear, There and Everywhere

Online

|   Live experimental sound and art workshop for kids & families led by Megan Metcalf!   |    We are delighted to invite you to attend this fabulous live experimental sound and art event lead by local Margate artist Megan Metcalf and in collaboration with sound experts Jo Miller of Solasta Sounds and Margate Social Singing …

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Nowadays

Pie Factory Margate 5 Broad St, Margate

|   Nowadays by Canterbury School of Visual Arts and Creative Industries at Broadstairs College   |    Margate NOW 2020 are excited to host a visual arts exhibition of students from Canterbury School of Visual Arts at Canterbury College and students from Creative Industries at Broadstairs College. They have responded to the theme Margate NOW – Margate as …

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Colour Blind

RESORT 50 Athelstan Rd, Margate

|   Colour Blind by Leondre Ansah   |    Colour Blind is an exhibition at Resort Studios. An exploration of the questions ‘If you don’t see the colour of my skin, how can you see me?’ If you don’t see a person’s colour then how do you see the struggles that black and brown people have …

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Participate (the diversity fayre)

St George's Lawn Third Ave, Margate

|   Participate (the diversity fayre) by Geoffrey Chambers   |    Participate is an immersive art event, very much like a school sports day or village Fair typical in Thanet. Join in, fill out ‘the check your privilege’ questionnaire and enter your bubble. Participate. To take part in Participate: The Diversity Fayre, you must be available …

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Boxing Series

CRATE Studio and Project Space Bilton Square, Margate

|  Boxing series by Freya Tewelde   |    Outdoor Screening at CRATE Studios and Project Space   A figure in a morph-suit and wearing boxing gear, boxing an invisible–self or other as we all being hurt by this invisible force especially 2020…and how the narrative falls short of clarity but lands more interesting on distortion. …

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Nowadays

Pie Factory Margate 5 Broad St, Margate

|   Nowadays by Canterbury School of Visual Arts and Creative Industries at Broadstairs College   |    Margate NOW 2020 are excited to host a visual arts exhibition of students from Canterbury School of Visual Arts at Canterbury College and students from Creative Industries at Broadstairs College. They have responded to the theme Margate NOW – Margate as …

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Colour Blind

RESORT 50 Athelstan Rd, Margate

|   Colour Blind by Leondre Ansah   |    Colour Blind is an exhibition at Resort Studios. An exploration of the questions ‘If you don’t see the colour of my skin, how can you see me?’ If you don’t see a person’s colour then how do you see the struggles that black and brown people have …

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Hear, There and Everywhere

Online

|   Live experimental sound and art workshop led by Megan Metcalf!   |    We are delighted to invite you to attend this fabulous live experimental sound and art event lead by local Margate artist Megan Metcalf and in collaboration with sound experts Jo Miller of Solasta Sounds and Margate Social Singing Choir who are lead …

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Nowadays

Pie Factory Margate 5 Broad St, Margate

|   Nowadays by Canterbury School of Visual Arts and Creative Industries at Broadstairs College   |    Margate NOW 2020 are excited to host a visual arts exhibition of students from Canterbury School of Visual Arts at Canterbury College and students from Creative Industries at Broadstairs College. They have responded to the theme Margate NOW – Margate as …

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Boxing Series

EclecTic Art Gallery 6 Broad St, Margate

|  Boxing series by Freya Tewelde   |    Outdoor Screening at Eclectic Art Gallery   A figure in a morph-suit and wearing boxing gear, boxing an invisible–self or other as we all being hurt by this invisible force especially 2020…and how the narrative falls short of clarity but lands more interesting on distortion. The blue …

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Nowadays

Pie Factory Margate 5 Broad St, Margate

|   Nowadays by Canterbury School of Visual Arts and Creative Industries at Broadstairs College   |    Margate NOW 2020 are excited to host a visual arts exhibition of students from Canterbury School of Visual Arts at Canterbury College and students from Creative Industries at Broadstairs College. They have responded to the theme Margate NOW – Margate as …

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Colour Blind

RESORT 50 Athelstan Rd, Margate

|   Colour Blind by Leondre Ansah   |    Colour Blind is an exhibition at Resort Studios. An exploration of the questions ‘If you don’t see the colour of my skin, how can you see me?’ If you don’t see a person’s colour then how do you see the struggles that black and brown people have …

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Tunnel Vision

RESORT 50 Athelstan Rd, Margate

|   Tunnel Vision by Sprankenstein   |    Tunnel Vision installation by Sprankenstein, artist, animator, explores the hidden history of subterranean London, and speculates on the city’s future. Through a series of meetings and discussions, the artist took inspiration from the work carried out by engineers from Mott MacDonald, Buro Happold, and research carried out at …

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Boxing Series

EclecTic Art Gallery 6 Broad St, Margate

|  Boxing series by Freya Tewelde   |    Outdoor Screening at Eclectic Art Gallery   A figure in a morph-suit and wearing boxing gear, boxing an invisible–self or other as we all being hurt by this invisible force especially 2020…and how the narrative falls short of clarity but lands more interesting on distortion. The blue …

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Nowadays

Pie Factory Margate 5 Broad St, Margate

|   Nowadays by Canterbury School of Visual Arts and Creative Industries at Broadstairs College   |    Margate NOW 2020 are excited to host a visual arts exhibition of students from Canterbury School of Visual Arts at Canterbury College and students from Creative Industries at Broadstairs College. They have responded to the theme Margate NOW – Margate as …

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Colour Blind

RESORT 50 Athelstan Rd, Margate

|   Colour Blind by Leondre Ansah   |    Colour Blind is an exhibition at Resort Studios. An exploration of the questions ‘If you don’t see the colour of my skin, how can you see me?’ If you don’t see a person’s colour then how do you see the struggles that black and brown people have …

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Tunnel Vision

RESORT 50 Athelstan Rd, Margate

|   Tunnel Vision by Sprankenstein   |    Tunnel Vision installation by Sprankenstein, artist, animator, explores the hidden history of subterranean London, and speculates on the city’s future. Through a series of meetings and discussions, the artist took inspiration from the work carried out by engineers from Mott MacDonald, Buro Happold, and research carried out at …

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