Kilmainham Arts Club

Date: 2nd May 2011

Hello all, on Monday May 2nd 8pm it is Kilmainham Arts Club in the back lounge of the Patriots Inn, and it is full of talent! Sarah Maria Griffin is a Performance Poet who has just released her first published collection with Lapwing Publishers. The fantastic Kidding Ensemble theatre company perform a clown show Gwen Moore, a wonderful bluesy vocalist, performs with Paul Nolan on guitar.Paul Swan, an artist specializing in abstract pieces based on forms and resonance found in nature, will present his work. Swan has kindly donated an original piece of art for raffle - proceeds to the Kilmainham Arts Festival. John McKeown will be reading from his new collection 'Night Walk'. Alexander Jorgensen's visual poetry and writings have appeared in a variety of US and international arts and poetry magazines and he was nominated for the Pushcart Prize in 2008, he is on a flying visit and will share some of his work. Hugh McCabe's Traces Of The Real is an exhibition of photographs taken over the course of a year in Dublin music venues. A song exposure photograph is a photograph of the performance of a song, and is created by opening the shutter at the start of the song, and then closing it at the end. Fathers of Western Thought is the new project of Rob (ex- Fifteen Minutes) and Gordee (ex-Chrome Horse) they play original music.