A history of the Gasworks and its neighbourhood exhibition at Sunflower House

A history of the Gasworks and its neighbourhood exhibition at Sunflower House Opening on Saturday 27 October from 1-4pm at Sunflower House on Foord Road, this exhibition explores the history of the Gasworks on Ship Street and Foord Road, and … Read more…

Pages of the Sea: Danny Boyle

Pages of the Sea: Danny Boyle Sunday 11 November 2018 On 11 November 2018, communities will gather on beaches across the UK to say thank you and goodbye. Film-maker Danny Boyle invites you to join him in marking 100 years since Armistice … Read more…

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FOLKESTONE IS AN ART SCHOOL: Panel Series 2018

A series of exciting free talks, bringing together artists, academics, educators and organisations across various cultural venues in Folkestone, to discuss the relationships between art, education and public space. Alternative Art School Histories Strange Cargo, The Factory, 43 Geraldine Road Wed … Read more…

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NEON After School present ‘TIME’

We are delighted to share this wonderful film created by Folkestone’s NEON After School. Combining dance, animation, poetry, performance and music, TIME explores our past, questions the future and delves into the complications of time travel.  

Young Animators Club at Block 67

The Young Animators Club are delighted to present a 6-week course at Block 67 on Saturdays. Learn new skills from expert tutors, create new worlds in Stop Motion animation, write scripts, build sets and puppets, storyboard and create soundtracks for your films. … Read more…

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codeHarbour Meet Up

Folkestone Quarterhouse Wednesday 21 February, 7pm codeHarbour is a technology meetup group in Kent. Every month they meet to share ideas, stories and techniques around design, development, process, community and much more, covering all aspects of technology. The event is … Read more…

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Threads Micro-residency Project Call Out!

Are you an artist in need of time and space to work? Nomadic artist-led gallery, Threads, have teamed up with six partners across East Kent to produce a nine-month, paid project and they want you to be a part of … Read more…

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Blog: Changing the Story in Kent

Folkestone-based actor Zoe Aldrich on working on Cardboard Citizens’ Citz National Residency in Kent and why she feels emboldened by her experiences working with us and Forum Theatre. I am writing this in the corner of the Westgate Hall in … Read more…

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Block 67 – Teacher Workshops with the Young Animators Club

Block 67 is the Creative Foundation’s studio space at 67 Tontine Street. During Folkestone Triennial 2017, Block 67 will host a programme of artist led workshops, talks and events that embrace exploration, play and creativity. In July 2017 Block 67 held some twilight sessions for … Read more…

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Power of Diversity – The Crossing Lines Project

We are delighted to share this wonderful film of Power of Diversity – The Crossing Lines Project. Folkestone Quarterhouse was just one of a number of partners who participated in this international project, which was co-funded by the European Union … Read more…

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