The Artworks & Poetwords collaborative project has finally come to fruition. The display will be on exhibit every weekend in May, with artist and poet talks as well as readings highlighting the collaborative process.
The exhibit will be held at the Dome Arena in the Glass Lounge, immediately to the left after entering the main building. An opening reception will be held there on Friday, May 4 from 5:00pm until 8:00pm. Several poets will be reading their work to the background accompaniment of Len Messeneo and Blue Cloud. Refreshments will be provided. There will also be a cash bar.
My collaboration with abstract expressionist Antoni Ooto resulted in a print of his painting alongside my poem "Talus." You'll have to attend the exhibit to see for yourself how both the art and the poetry complement each other.
For more information on the exhibit, visit the web site for the Rochester Art Club at www.rochesterartclub.org/.