Colour Distinctive – Poetry and Paintings

  • Call for submissions
  • Winnipeg, MB

Website Colour Distinctive

deadline: March 12, 2020

Poetry and Paintings is an evening of poems and visual art by Colour Distinctive in conjunction with Manitoba poet Luann Hiebert and other Guest Poets, celebrating National Poetry Month.

Genevie Henderson and Angela Lillico  believe that the literary power of poem and narrative can enhance the visual art experience. This contemporary artists’ duo, passionate about putting poems to their paintings.

Poetry Submissions deadline: March 12, 2020
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Upon receipt of your e-mail of expressed interest,  Genevie and Angela will send you up to 12 jpegs (photos) of paintings. You may submit 1 – 5 poems (one per painting) for their consideration.

A committee, with experience in poetry, will review the submissions.  Authors selected by March 2020 will receive an  invitation to recite their work alongside the paintings during the evening.

Event date: April 9, 2020
Time: 7-9pm
Location: Sam’s Place
159 Henderson Hwy

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