This month artist and writer Colin Hambrook will read prose and poetry from Fools' Gold: Notes from the End of Time alongside a projection of illustrations that accompany the texts.
Colin Hambrook is a Survivor artist, arts facilitator, and editor of Disability Art Online. He is author of two illustrated poetry collections: 100 Houses (DaDaSouth, 2011) and Knitting Time (Waterloo Press, 2013). He is currently working on Fools' Gold a performance piece and research project reflecting on the history of Psychiatry and the representation of mental illness within the visual arts and literature.
The evening will be hosted by Peter Faulkner Murphy
N.B. Content in this month’s Art Words includes themes, such as psychosis, that might be upsetting for some listeners. Not suitable for those under the age of 18.
Link to poetry example Reflections from the Mirror’.
Date: 10 April 2019
Tickets: £5 / £2.50
Presented as part of Wednesdays at Phoenix: Art Words.
Sit with a drink in hand as you listen to the words of artists read by accomplished performers. Curated by Phoenix Artist Joseph Young