This years festival will take the form of an outdoor Art Trail around Deptford. Festival visitors will be able to collect a map and use it to discover outdoor work situated in and around Deptford.
Dates: April 24 @ 1:00 pm; April 27 @ 1:00 pm; May 8 @ 1:00 pm; May 13 @ 6:30 pm
Date: 01/07/2022 – 01/07/2022
These sessions are open to:
Anyone wanting to know more about the festival!
Artists who want to take part
Residents in SE8/SE14 who would like to take part
Businesses who are interested in participating
People who have spaces/places/locations in SE8/SE14 to offer to an artist to use for the festival.
The session is also open to any prospective volunteers who would like to know more.
If you would like to submit a question in advance you can do so here:
firstname.lastname@example.org they will then make sure we cover the answers to
your questions during the session.
If you would like to attend and you have access needs, please let Deptford X know how they can help support your participation.
About the Festival :
This year it is our intention to bring art and creativity out into
the open to create joy and healing in our communities in the wake of the
There will be a strong emphasis on artworks in the public realm so
that we can create a walkable art trail, bringing art & the festive
spirit fully and joyfully into the open for all to enjoy.
We want the festival to be:
- Rooted in the fabric of our neighbourhoods and the people who live and work within them.
- A showcase for local creativity and innovation, using any manner of outdoor space
Deptford X 2021 will include three open call elements. All of our
open calls are free to apply to and are open to artists, local
residents, children, young adults and local businesses. We also welcome
artists from neighbouring boroughs.
To book your place, visit the website.