The Rising: 17th June & 18th November
The Risings – Performance Artist – Call Out!
The Rising give seven selected artists (each platform) the time, space and required resources to try out new work and explore the edges of their craft. Don’t miss this opportunity to witness the new comers of contemporary performance art. The inaugural edition of The Risings will launch the entire W A K E program and take place during Folkestone’s Open Quarter weekend.
To become cognizant or aware
Roused from a tranquil or inactive state
A path or course of a thing passed or preceded
Mourning the body of the dead
WA K E is ]performance s p a c e [‘s curatorial project for 2017. A six month long programme of events exploring social consciousness, collectivity and division.
It is a call to action, to wake up. A vigil to remember what has gone before & a gathering to consider how we may move forward. Consisting of three strands, WAKE includes: