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Experimenting with the Digital Lab

The Digital Lab is an initiative from the Arts Marketing Association and takes the form of an 8-month programme. People and organisations across England are invited to take part and we were incredibly excited to find out that our application was successful! It was quite nerve-wracking to start working on our digital experiments, but the AMA provided… Continue Reading

The Listening Post

The Listening Post explores the exciting and hugely varied stories of our local community, through a series of recorded conversations, capturing local life from the 1970s to now!

Threads: Open Crit

Threads Micro-residency is a day of artist-led activity at Ideas Test! Visit throughout the day (11am-4pm) to see the artists’ progress and to discuss the work.
There will also be an open critique on the same day (from 6pm to 7.30pm). Artists or creatives can bring their own work, work in progress or ideas to explore in a peer-to-peer format.

Threads: Micro Residency

 Artist Camilla Bliss. Photo: Emily Parris   Threads aims to increase recognition of artist-led activity in East Kent. Five artists will be occupying Ideas Test for a day to create, explore and develop their artistic practice. You are invited to visit throughout the day (11am-4pm) to see their progress and to talk about the work…. Continue Reading

Something To Say? Make A Placard!

Help us create our August exhibition!
What do you want to say the world – right now? Whether you want to say something kind, angry, personal, or funny – we want to know! Come along to No. 34 and make a placard to display your message to the world. Your placards will be combined to create our August exhibition in our fabulous window gallery!

Something To Say? Make A Placard!

Help us create our August exhibition!
What do you want to say the world – right now? Whether you want to say something kind, angry, personal, or funny – we want to know! Come along to No. 34 and make a placard to display your message to the world. Your placards will be combined to create our August exhibition in our fabulous window gallery!