poetryartexchange (Romania/UK)

A project featuring poets from Romania and the UK. Each poet submitted two poems on the subject of art and/or poetry. They then wrote two more in response to the project. These, along with statements and discussions between poets, plus the original poems, will be developed in an online book to be published by Contemporary Literature Press, the online publishing house of the University of Bucharest ( in spring 2017.


Undercurrents Gallery in London hosts the first in a series of exhibitions promoting this project. You are invited to the Opening Show on Friday 29th April 2016, between 7 and 11pm. The exhibition runs from 30th April to 25th May, open from 12 noon to 11pm seven days a week.

Undercurrents Gallery, The Birds Nest, 32 Deptford Church St. London SE8 4RZ (


The second exhibition will take place in April and May of 2017 at Centrala Gallery, Digburth, Birmingham (, a gallery presenting Central and Eastern European art and artists interested in the region).

For further information contact Steve Rushton at

poster/flyer by kevin from minesweeper collective