A Palette of Poetry

by Insiders Dunedin

Opening at 2.00pm on October 5th and running through to October 19, 10.00 - 5.00 daily, A Palette of Poetry is the 2014 collaborative Poems in the Waiting Room (NZ) exhibition. 31 artists have created 55 artworks in response to 44 poems written by Ruth Arnison (editor of Poems in the Waiting Room) over the last ten years. Poems in the Waiting Room will take a small commission on all sales which will go towards the printing costs for future poetry cards.

Artists taking part are: Allan McMorran, Anne Bannock, Annie Lambourne, Brian Stewart, Cameron Monteath, Christine Spain, Ella Knapton, James Dignan, Janet de Wagt, Janie Porter, Jenny Longstaff, Jenny Mehrtens, Jo Keppel, Joanne Webber, John Holmes, Kate Williamson, Katy Buess, Kevin Dunkley, Lucy Mhoma, Lynn Taylor, Malene Reynolds Laugesen, Marilyn Andrews, Maxine Burney, Mike Bowden, Pauline Bellamy, Rob Piggott, Ron Esplin, Sharon Murcott, Sheryl McCammon, Sue Alderman, and Viviane Vagt.
 

Other events taking place during the exhibition are:


Two Print Poem Book workshops tutored by Lynn Taylor - see website for cost and details

October 7th 7.00pm - 8.00pm
Four Poets - Brian Turner, Sue Wootton, David Eggleton and Doc Drumheller read from a selection of their own and favourite poems.

October 19th 1.00pm - 2.15pm
Questions and Artists - Kate Williamson, Ella Knapton, James Dignan, Pauline Bellamy, Sue Alderman and Jenny Longstaff are the first artists to sign up for this event. Aaron Hawkins will be chatting to them about their exhibition work, the poem they chose to interpret and more…

Community Gallery,
Princes St 

Visit - http://apaletteofpoetry.wordpress.com

Email - waitingroompoems@gmail.com

Phone - 03 4542054

 

Post submitted by Ruth Arnison

 

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