AND produces, develops and stages one of the biggest media arts festivals in the UK. Travelling to and mapping a different terrain every occurrence, AND Festival is a rehearsal space and catalyst for new models of working. The programme invites new ways of seeing the world through re-negotiating our relationship to place featuring live cinema events, installations, online projects, residencies, public realm interventions exhibitions, performances, games and apps.

Ongoing Ι 6pm - 8pm

Friday 18 + Friday 25 June This event was an online gathering and shared storytelling space led by artists Angeliki Diakrousi and…

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Weedweavers \\ New Emergences Gathering

Fri 25th Jun 2021
Sat 5th Jun 2021 Ι 11am - 2.30pm

Toxicity’s Reach artist Mary Maggic led a live digital collaging workshop! 11am – 1.15pm Session #1 – Live stream open session via…

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Workshop: Queering Consumerism

Sat 5th Jun 2021
Sat 24th Sep 2011

AND Festival 2011 abandoned the gallery to spill out into cafes, shops, clubs and markets in a quest to test the trust and gullibility of the public, whether they are consenting or not! Audiences were told to expect phoney Beatles, celebrity cults, gurus, gimmicks, satanic messages and scryers in places where mysticism meets money.

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AND Festival Events (2011)

Sat 24th Sep — Sun 2nd Oct 2011
Sat 2nd Oct 2010

Rethink, reconstruct, rewire the devices you use, the games you play, the identities you inherit and the bodies you employ. Audiences were…

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WORKSHOPS: Calls to Action (2010)

Sat 2nd Oct — Thu 7th Oct 2010
Thu 24th Sep 2009

AND presented a series of workshops to accompany the 2009 programme.

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AND Festival: Workshops (2009)

Thu 24th Sep — Sat 26th Sep 2009
Ongoing

Dead Drops Dead Drops was an anonymous, offline, peer-to-peer file-sharing network for public spaces, incorporating USB drives embedded into walls, buildings and…

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AND Festival Talks and Workshops (2011)

Fri 30th Sep 2011
Tue 2nd Oct 2012

Since the phone-hacking scandal engulfed Rupert Murdoch’s news empire, the methods journalists use to find stories have been brought into question. Luckily…

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WORKSHOP: Media2012 & ScraperWiki \ Hacks and Hackers (2011)

Tue 2nd Oct 2012
Thu 24th Sep 2009

Showing time-based art is very different to exhibiting art objects, so how can art which uses the Internet, interactivity, social systems, or…

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Real-Time: Showing Art in the Age of New Media (2009)

Thu 24th Sep 2009
Sat 26th Sep 2009

Inspired by a trade fair scene in the 1974 Francis Ford Coppola film “The Conversation” and your local jumble sale, Interface Amnesty played with the…

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Interface Amnesty (2009)

Sat 26th Sep 2009
Fri 25th Sep 2009

AND Festival 2009 previewed a demo version of Blast Theory’s Rider Spoke in Liverpool inviting the audience to feed into its development…

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Rider Spoke \ Blast Theory (2009)

Fri 25th Sep 2009
Thu 30th Aug 2012

#1 The Art of Success We often have romanticised preconceptions of artists as impoverished yet passionate creators, but how does this work…

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Salons (2012)

Thu 30th Aug — Sat 1st Sep 2012
Sat 19th Sep 2015

For those curious about drones, Drone School brought together like minded drone enthusiasts and pilots to share their interest in drone technology…

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Drone School (2015)

Sat 19th Sep — Sun 20th Sep 2015