Discover the fascinating work that can result when visual arts and poetry collide when Poet Shin Yu Pai discusses the history of artist-poet collaborations at the Burien Library on Wednesday, April 5.
She will also show visual examples.
During the talk, she shows her work as a writer,Â her commissions for both art and cultural museums, andÂ her work with painters, photographers, installation artists, composers, and video artists on collaborative work.
She’llÂ also discuss developing hybrid works that bring together her creative practices as a writer, photographer, and museologist.
Shin Yu Pai is currently poet laureate of the City of RedmondÂ and was a 2014 Stranger Genius Award nominee. She has also served as a poet-in-residence for the Seattle Art Museum. She received her MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Pai lives in Seattle.
This event is supported by the Burien Arts Association as well as in part by Poets & Writers.
WHAT:Â Poet Shin Yu Pai discusses the history of artist-poet collaborations and shows visual examples
WHEN: Wednesday, April 5, 7 p.m.
WHERE: Burien Library, 400 SW 152nd Street