Leading digital culture

folly is a leading digital arts organisation developing and delivering an inclusive programme of online work, live events, presentations, learning, research and consultancy work, offering rich and engaging arts content to artists and audiences in North West England and online.

We are specialists in the creative use of technology and arts participation online, and seek to explore how society makes sense of the world through art and technology.  We showcase excellence in web based work, software art, networked art, still and moving digital image, sound, animation and a range of new and emerging media such as GPS, moblogging and more.

folly has an unswerving commitment to artistic excellence and innovation and is continually evolving and growing as it delivers its mission to deliver high quality innovative creative projects for all.

folly believes that the use of new technologies in art offers fantastic opportunities for work to be created, experienced and appreciated  and as such folly wishes to support work that enriches lives and encourages people to engage with digital arts through projects that place great emphasis on process, production and participation.

folly deliver an ambitious and engaging programme of work at the leading edge of technology through new and experimental means of distribution.

folly are leaders in the advocacy and development of the creative use of Free and Open Source (FOSS) software in the UK and we passionately believe in the potential of open source software to democratise the arts.

6.4.4 Alston House, White Cross, Lancaster, UK 
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