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As part of First Fridays, we are pleased to present this innovative series of poetry readings. Poems have been written in response to selected paintings by Beckett. Join us for this contemporary take on the ancient art of ekphrasis, meaning a vivid description of a work of art.

Friday 5 March - Artist, writer and curator Eleanor Amor presents Reflection on Clarice Beckett, a piece commissioned by fine print magazine. Eleanor’s thoughtful and expressive work share’s her knowledge of Beckett and expands our experience of her work.

Friday 2 April - Jill Jones, Alison Flett

Friday 7 May - Jill Jones, Alison Flett, and a reading of John Thompson's 1964 poem, In memoriam for a painter

Exhibition ticket or Members Season Pass required.