Tuesday, 9 December 2008

Visiting Artist: Tony Trehy


Tony Trehy, text-poet and curator of Bury Art gallery visited the Academy this week to give a talk about his work. Tony talked about his approach to writing and read some extracts from his latest book of poetry, 50 Heads. He also shared ideas about his curatorial work at Bury Art Gallery and the success he has had in bringing internationally renowned artists to work there. A number of members from the Art Academy presented recent work after the talk.