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Robert Powell

Runot runokartalla

Aura
Ferry
River
The Birth of the Aura
The Song of the Poor in Certain Cities. Located on Rivers

Robert Powell was born and raised in Ottawa, Canada, and now lives in York, North Yorkshire. He has worked for many years in the fields of literature, journalism, photography, the arts, and urbanism.
In 2017 he was made an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) in recognition of his encouragement of the arts in place-making.
In 2018 he was an artist in residence with the Kone Foundation at Saari, Finland.

Robet Powell syntyi ja varttui Kanadan Ottawassa, mutta asuu nykyisin Yorkissa, Englannissa. Powell on runoilijana ja toimittajana tehnyt yhteistyötä monien kuvataiteilijoiden (mm. turkulaisen Jan-Erik Anderssonin), muusikoiden ja performanssitaiteilijoiden kanssa.  2018 Powell työskenteli taiteilijaresidenssissä Koneen säätiön Saaren kartanossa, ja tutustui myös Turkuun ja erityisesti Aurajokeen. Joki ja joet ovat keskeisiä monissa Powellin töissä. 

(Photo by Owen Powell)

Home page / kotisivut: http://www.rjpowell.org/?page_id=198

Collections of poetry

Harvest of Light,  Stone Flower 2007 
All, Valley Press 2015
Riverain, Valley Press 2018 
Aura, AmosLAB 2018
A Small Box of River – a collaborative artist’s book with Jake Attree – was produced with an accompanying exhibition in 2016.
A pamphlet, Notes From a Border River (AmosLAB, 40 pages) was published in July 2020.