Strike A Prose: Art and Poetry in the Art Museum

WHEN : 20th October, 6:30 - 9:30pm
WHERE : UQ Art Museum

‘What are you looking at? Strike a prose.’

Join us for an evening combining art and words! Ekphrastic poetry responds to visual art. Students from UQ’s Creative Writing and Contemporary Indigenous knowledge, thought and philosophy courses get their poetry on. Help declare our ekphrasis winner! Poems will respond to artworks from UQ Art Museum’s current and recent exhibitions ‘New Alchemists’, ‘Still in my mind’ and ‘Ecstasy: Baroque and Beyond.’

FREE. Places limited. Please RSVP to avoid disappointment. Refreshments from 6.00pm

Image: Anastasia Booth – ‘Teresa’ 2016
copper
200 x 270 x 30 cm
Collection of the artist, Brisbane.