Words at Wilton Park – Dublin outdoor screenings May & June 2022
Words at Wilton Park : The Living Canvas
May & June 2022
Public large scale screenings of art and literature in the park
Supported by IPUT Real Estate https://www.iput.com/living-canvas/
CLICK TO VIEW FILM The Colours (2013) : An animated poem. A time lapse- work commissioned by the Poetry Project
Poem by: John F Deane Film © Nick Miller, 2012 Music © Steve Wickham
The Poetry Project
Various artists: Originally commissioned as part of the Culture Programme of Ireland’s EU Presidency in 2013.
The Poetry Project paired contemporary Irish poetry with videos by contemporary Irish artists. Words at Wilton Park presents a welcome chance to revisit some favourites. The Project was viewed over the course of the Presidency by people in more than one hundred countries.
Artists: Katherine Boucher Beug, Oliver Comerford, Nick Miller, Nigel Rolfe, Susan Tiger, John O’Connell, Grace Weir, Diana Copperwhite, David Farrell and Anne Ffrench.
Poets: Brendan Kennelly, Eavan Boland, John F Deane, Francis Harvey, Enda Wyley, Paula Meehan, Derek Mahon, Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin, Harry Clifton and Iggy McGovern. Each film is approximately three minutes long.
The Poetry Project was a partnership between The Kinsale Arts Festival, The Royal Hibernian Academy and Poetry Ireland. It was supported by Culture Ireland and Foras na Gaeilge.
Two stills below click to see video