Youth Workshops

individual in isolation, turning to an inward universe when the outer is distant and forbidden.

 

There is something cinematic about the writing, with its intricate, detailed descriptions of bodies and flowers, and this was the starting point for the accompanying film.

 

The moving image component is meant as a complimentary texture to drift between and through the words, and is not to be read as literal illustration of the poem, though there are moments that cross over.

 

We are deeply grateful to Thomas Rimes for offering us the chance to collaborate with new artists and bring an hour of contemplation to an audience living through a difficult year.

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