Art Quarterly spent the day at the Folkestone Triennial and captured the spirit of this year's theme, 'A million miles from home,' on a trusty Canon Powershot.

Curator Andrea Schlieker has travelled the world to find artists who could relate to Folkestone's geographical position on the edge of Britain, calling it 'a gateway to the wider world but at the same time isolated' in an interview for the summer edition of the magazine. Sculptures, films, installations and sound works can be found dotted around Folkestone's streets, squares, beaches and historic buildings.Nineteen artists have been commissioned for this year, with the same mixture of the famous and the promising that marked the 2008 Triennial, including Charles Avery, Martin Creed, Cristina Iglesias, Hew Locke and Cornelia Parker.Art Quarterly spent the day at the Folkestone Triennial and captured the spirit of this year's theme, 'A million miles from home,' on a trusty Canon Powershot.Curator Andrea Schlieker has travelled the world to find artists who could relate to Folkestone's geographical position on the edge of Britain, calling it 'a gateway to the wider world but at the same time isolated' in an interview for the summer edition of the magazine. Sculptures, films, installations and sound works can be found dotted around Folkestone's streets, squares, beaches and historic buildings.Nineteen artists have been commissioned for this year, with the same mixture of the famous and the promising that marked the 2008 Triennial, including Charles Avery, Martin Creed, Cristina Iglesias, Hew Locke and Cornelia Parker.

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