Resort logo

News & Events

A Knife Without A Blade That’s Missing Its Handle

A Knife Without A Blade That’s Missing Its Handle

Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd September
10am – 6pm

A new exhibition of artworks by Iain Rayner entitled  “A Knife Without A Blade That’s Missing Its Handle” will be displayed for the first time at Resort Studios 1-2 September 2018.

The two-day event showcases a selection of never-seen-before works that explore many of Iain’s preoccupations, including ego death, the nature of free will and an obsession with exceptional materials. It includes pencil drawings, monochromatic paintings, video, audio and text, mainly black and white and all made over the last two years.  Continue Reading

Margate Festival: NOW

Margate Festival: NOW

14th – 30th September 2018

NOW is the fifth Margate Festival – an ambitious, cross-art form festival; an inclusive and egalitarian programme rooted in Margate. Celebrating an extraordinary range of artists it will animate unusual spaces creating a sense of curiosity and buzz around landmark locations and the current moment.

If you would like to be kept up to date, submit a proposal, or volunteer, please sign up here.

Arts Emergency – East Kent Launch

Arts Emergency – East Kent Launch

We want to build a real life ‘old boy network’ in academia, culture and the arts, for disadvantaged youth in East Kent

A generation of working class artists and thinkers changed the world and lead revolutions in popular culture and society throughout the 1960’s, 70’s and 80’s, BUT for a number of years now the government has been dismantling traditional ways people like us have made their route into academia, and the cultural and creative industries. Continue Reading

RESORT Fifth Birthday

RESORT Fifth Birthday

Friday 6th July 2018

3pm Talk: Professional Facilities for Different Disciplines
Matt Mapleston | Chanza Chanzo
Anna Symes

4pm Talk: Access to Education and It’s Benefits
Ayaan Bulale | OSE & Despacito
Neil Griffiths | Arts Emergency Continue Reading

RESORT exhibition II

RESORT exhibition II

2nd – 4th June 2018
10am to 5pm
Pie Factory Margate, 5 Broad Street, Margate CT9 2EW

Building on the success of the 2017 studio show, thirty of RESORT’s members will show new and unseen work, drawing together pieces from across a diverse range of practices including visual art, photography, design, print, jewellery, architecture, sculpture, video and installation.  The exhibition is part of Whitstable Biennale’s Satellite Programme which reflects the diverse creative practices across Kent and beyond. Continue Reading


Pettman Building

50 Athelstan Road

Cliftonville, Margate

Kent, CT9 2BH

Visit by appointment:

+44 (0)1843 449454

Contact us


partner logos

Copyright © 2018 Resort / Website by Sam Nightingale

Resort and Resort Studios are the trading name of RESORT MARGATE CIC 8565279