Poetry from 05/2017

26 May 2017

Performance poets

KIERON RENNIE

Kieron is a multifaceted performance poet living in London. He has been described as a ‘forward-thinking poet who often creates innovative connections between distinct concepts’. His poetry has been characterised as reflective, abstract and musical – often breaking traditional form.

Equipped with the belief creativity is a universal language, Kieron has sought to combine his poetry with different art forms. 

http://www.applesandsnakes.org/page/84/Performance+poets/505

 

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2 May 2017

Cornelia Parker announced as UK’s general election artist

In a BBC World News interview Cornelia said that she believed a coalition or temporary alliance of political parties would be the best way to finalise the Brexit contract with the EU.

Cornelia will observe the voters during the election campaign, which culminates in the vote on 8 June, 2017, and produce a piece in response.

http://www.bbc.com/news/av/entertainment-arts-39769439/election-artist-im-interested-in-the-voters

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