DOUBLE-EDGE: FOLKESTONE TRIENNIAL, VARIOUS LOCATIONS, KENT, ENGLAND, 2017
2 September - 5 November 2017
Internationally recognised artists have been commissioned to create a collection of new artworks to be exhibited in Folkestone's public spaces under the title double edge, with some of the works due to remain in the town to add to its expanding art collection, Folkestone Artworks.
The 2017 artists are Rigo 23, Sol Calero, Michael Craig-Martin, Antony Gormley, Carmody Groarke, Alex Hartley, Lubaina Himid, Ann Veronica Janssens, Emily Peasgood, Amalia Pica, Marc Schmitz and Dolgor Ser-Od, David Shrigley, Bob and Roberta Smith, Sinta Tantra, Nomeda and Gediminas Urbonas, HoyCheong Wong, Gary Woodley, Bill Woodrow, Richard Woods and Jonathan Wright.
In addition to displaying two works in and around Folkestone Harbour, Antony Gormley will also install a single sculpture on the coast outside Turner Contemporary, Margate, England.