Summer Celebration June 27th.
Our two Guest Poets for this event are Danielle Hope and Michael Loveday. Find out about them and read their poems on the Poetrypf website at www.poetrypf.co.uk
Poetry Chez Jane Knight
To prevent withdrawal symptoms, a group of us will be reading poems together at Jane’s house on April 11th. Thanks for inviting us.
The Ripley Poetry Prize 2017
To celebrate Bristol artist Steve Wright’s seminal work `Cars` at Ripley’s Gallery 9th May -16th June 2017, Bromley Art Council’s inaugural poetry competition is launched.
Poems inspired by Steve’s art exhibition to be written on any of the following three themes:
The suspended moment
Anthropomorphism – the car as character
The force of gravity
Please submit your poem to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject heading ‘Poetry Competition’ and include your full name. The deadline for submission is 20th May 2017. Entry fee: £3 per poem. Please pay by cash or send a cheque payable to Bromley Arts Council to the Ripley Arts Centre or pay via BACs to: Nat West Bank, Sort Code: 60-04-02 A/C 42272858 stating your surname and ‘poetry’ as a reference.
Judges : Fellows of The Royal Society of Arts
First prize £100 and Runner up prize £50 to be awarded at the celebration on 16th June 7pm.
‘Cars’ by Steve Wright
At Ripley Arts Centre, 24 Sundridge Avenue, Bromley BR1 2PX
9th May -16th June 2017 visiting times 9am to 4pm Weekdays
Saturdays 9am to 12, for evening viewing Tel: 020 8464 5816