23p Beans: Ty Locke
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23p Beans’ is an installation that uses thousands of tins of beans. Then after will be donated to local food banks.

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Turner Prize 2019
Turner Prize Margate NOW 2019 festival - c Carlos Dominguez

Nominated artists: Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Helen Cammock, Oscar Murillo, Tai Shani. Four of the most exciting artists working right now are shortlisted to win the prize based on an outstanding exhibition that has taken place in the previous year.

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Printed Whispers: Yemi Awosile
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This textile and spatial intervention makes use of local chalk and reconditioned objects to test, re-design and co-design communal spaces and viewpoints in and around Hawley Square.

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Margate Station Commission: Studio TAC
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The Margate Station Commission is a sculptural installation that uses analogue technology to illuminate the ticket hall ceiling.

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Anachronopolis: Sadie Hennessy

Look out for old photographs that aren’t all that they seem, hidden in the vintage, junk and charity shops of Margate. For clues follow @memphishennessy

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Point Break: Emma Gibson
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Open 28 September – 13 October, Thursday – Sunday 10:00 – 17:00;
19 October – 12 January, Saturday – Sunday 13:30 – 17:00
Plus 3 & 4 December
This installation is about obstructions that cause a wave to break using simulated augmented reality.

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