An artist led tour of the Margate Art Cluster and Whitstable Biennale 2016. Local knowledge shared about artists, practices, laced with history and the odd artful anecdote. Join the conversation exploring the art and works on view giving you the ‘Inside Leg’!
Beginning in Margate, with a light lunch at Hantverk & Found after which a short train ride to Whitstable with a performance of ‘Misguided’ on the train, culminating in a tour of the Whitstable Biennale 2016.
The Misguided project includes a book and a boxed postcard set. There are thirteen individual picture postcards in each box each with their own vignette on the reverse describing a voyager on a personal journey linked to the landscape to the image on the front of each card. The cards can be read
in turn by a group linking each card and vignette in sequence performing
a complete narrative that describes and questions for need for travel and escape
Open to Margate/Thanet residents and those further afield who would like
to explore art on their home ground but also to discover and enjoy an international art event a short journey away. With a local artists’ insights
and perspective and a ‘Misguided’ performance the artist having exhibited both in Margate and previously at the Whitstable Biennale.
11:00 – Arrive in Margate
Exploring the Margate Art Cluster, including a visit to Turner Contemporary exhibition ‘Seeing round Corners’ and a studio tour of Resort and their current show ‘Shadows’ www.turnercontemporary.org www.resortstudios.co.uk
13:30 – 14:30 Lunch
Including gallery visit at Hantverk & Found (lunch kindly provided by www.hantverk-found.co.uk)
15:00 – 15.25 Train to Whitstable
Misguided Performance www.juliariddiough.com/project/misguided
16:00 Whitstable Biennale
Andrew Kotting Artist Salon www.andrewkotting.com/ak%20web/swandown.html
Opportunity to explore Whitstable Biennale Festival 2016
This event is free to attend but booking is essential.
Please reserve a place by contacting Julia Riddiough firstname.lastname@example.org
Train Travel from Margate to Whitstable given in kind
by southeastern http://www.southeasternrailway.co.uk/offers-and-destinations/kent/margate/