Strangelove Time Based Media Festival 2018/19 is a season of co-curated events, uniquely presenting together, of artists, video, sound and performance art. Strangelove connects six major South East organisations stretching across 250 miles over two months from London to Margate, Folkestone, Brighton and Dunkerque.


Strangelove is dedicated to promoting experimental, innovative art. The 2018/19 season will include: a Symposium about time based work and its themes; Call out to local and international artists; Programme of historically important works, exhibitions, workshops, screenings, performances and events.


Strangelove Festival was developed by curator David Gryn (Artprojx, Daata Editions) and artist Terry Smith. The first pilot edition of Strangelove was hosted by Central St Martins, London in March 2015 and showcased more than 60 artists over 5 days.


Strangelove in a non-profit organisation and the majority of our events are free. Strangelove is reliant on our partners, network of volunteers and a small, dedicated team. Their support and generosity make the festival possible.



Directors: David Gryn and Terry Smith

Project Manager: Karen Pamplin Browne

Project Coordinator: Faye Golley

Curating and Production: THREADS (Philippa Wall & Luke Jones)

Marketing Consutant: Chantelle Purcell

Website Design: Stuart Brown

Advisory Panel: Tony Heaton OBE, Tony Grisioni, Nikki Tompsett



Twitter: @strangerlove

Instagram: @strangelovefestival

Facebook: strangelovelondon


Contact our curators at: query.threads@gmail.com

General information contact: info@strangelovefestival.com






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