Events & Exhibitions

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15-31 August, Writer in Residence, Ilulissat Kunstmuseum, Greenland

22 April, Guest Reader: Ouse Muse, Bedford, UK

11-12 April, Bristol Artists Book Event, Arnolfini, Bristol, UK (including Artists’ Book Surgery on 11 April and performance on 12 April)

1-31 March, Writer in Residence, Herhusið, Siglufjörður, Iceland

26-28 February, The dynamics of darkness in the North / Hreyfiafl Myrkurs í Nor∂rinu, Norræna húsið, Reykjavik, Iceland

29 February, Arctic Book Club, The British Library, London, UK

9 February, Arctic Book Club: Oxford, UK

5 February, Reading: Trapped in the Ice, Frozen in Time, The British Library, London, UK

12 January, Arctic Book Club: Oxford, UK


8 December, Arctic Book Club: Oxford, UK

5-6 December, BALTIC Artists’ Book Market, BALTIC, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

3 December, Reading: Launch of Dark Mountain Journal, Free Word Centre, London, UK

26-30 November, Exhibition: Artists’ Books, City Library, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

25 November – 15 March 2015, Exhibition: Beyond Words, Artspace Mackay, QLD, Australia

17 November – 20 March (2015), Exhibition: Livre d’Artiste d’Aujourd’hui: Interdisciplinary Collaborations, MDC Galleries of Art + Design, Miami, USA

17 November, Quujaavaarssuq & the Queen of the Sea, The Lit & Phil, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

16 November, Material World, The Poetry Library, Southbank Centre, London, UK

14 November – 29 March (2015), Lines in the Ice: Seeking the Northwest Passage, The British Library, London, UK

10 November, Arctic Book Club: Oxford, UK

4 November, Arctic Writing Workshop, The Lit & Phil, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

30 October, Reading, The Albion Beatnik, Oxford, UK

26 October, Reading with MacGillivray at the launch of Modal Landscape, Wolfson College, University of Oxford, UK

17-18 October, Manchester Artists Book Fair, Manchester, UK

6 October, Arctic Book Club: Oxford, UK

1-31 October (As Curator) They Cast No Shadows: Hallowe’en Works from Zitouna Press over 25 Years, Tom Trusky Exhibition Cases, Centre for Fine Print Research, Bristol, UK

13 August – 13 September, Inconstant Water included in The Floating Library, Minnesota, USA

23 July – 27 September, Exhibition: Livre d’Artiste d’Aujourd’hui: Interdisciplinary Collaborations, The Center for Book Arts, New York City, USA

12 June – 3 July, Exhibition: Voyages Boxed, Lady Margaret Hall Library, University of Oxford, UK

30 May – 1 June, Exhibition: The Postcolonial Arctic Conference, University of Leeds, UK

17 May, Reading: The Hunter, Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, UK

6 – 21 May, Solo Exhibition: Vantar | MissingLady Margaret Hall, Oxford, UK

23 April, United Artists Annual World Book Night collaboration, Bristol, UK

17 March, Talk: Poetry in the Arctic, Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford, UK

13 March – 18 May, Group Exhibition: Artists’ Books in the UK and RussiaState Historical, Architectural, Art & Landscape Museum-Reserve Tsaritsyno, Moscow, Russia

13 March Reading, Five Leaves Bookshop as part of States of Independence Festival, Nottingham, UK

7 March Reading, The Albion Beatnik Bookshop, Oxford, UK

3 March – 14 April, Group Exhibition: AM Bruno 2008-2014, Tom Trusky Exhibition Cases, Centre for Fine Print Research, Bristol, UK

7 February – 6 March, Group Exhibition: Fluxjob, MCBA Star Tribune Foundation Gallery, Minnesota, USA

1 February – 16 March, Group Exhibition: Beyond Words, Artists and Translation, Art Wharepuke, New Zealand

1 February – 2 March (As Curator) I See You Everywhere: Works from Zitouna Press over 25 Years – Valentines, Reading Room, Arnolfini, Bristol, UK

31 January, Talk: Arctic Alphabets: A Poetic Response to the Polar Regions Oxford University Arctic Research Forum, Oxford, UK


17 November – 14 December, Hawthornden Fellowship, Scotland, UK

15 November – 20 December, Exhibition: Beyond Words, Artists and TranslationAmelie Gallery, Beijing, China

25 October, Illustrated Talk: No More Words for Snow: Arctic Alphabets, Old Library, Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, UK

13 October 2013 – 21 June 2014, Visual and Performing Arts Residency, Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford, UK

13-15 September, Represented by KALEID EDITIONS at The London Art Book Fair, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK

2 September, Reading: Words Across Northumberland, The Literary & Philosophical Society, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK

28 August – 1 September, Illustrated Talk: Hot Metal & Frozen Paper – Printing Arctic GreenlandIMPACT 8 International Printmaking Conference, Dundee University, UK

19 + 20 July, Exhibition: KALEID London, London, UK

5 July – 15 September, Exhibition: Making Tracks, ONCA, Brighton, UK

18-21 June, Writer in Residence, Rothbury Library, Words Across Northumberland/Hexham Book Festival, UK

25 + 26 April, London Original Print Fair, London, UK

22 April, A Small Good Thing: World Book Night, Bristol, UK

20 April, Book Arts Surgery, Bristol Book Arts Event, Arnolfini, Bristol, UK

15-17 April, London Book Fair, London, UK

16 March, Reading: Our Time In IceONCA Gallery, Brighton, UK

7 March – 26 May, Exhibition: Metamorphosis & Flux, H Project Space, Bangkok, Thailand

28 February – 31 May, Exhibition: Our Time In Ice, ONCA Gallery, Brighton, UK

6-22 February, Exhibition: Typewriter – Print On Demand, Bath School of Art & Design, UK


5 December, Workshop: Altered Books, Albion Beatnik Cafe, Oxford, UK

23 November, Oxford Inspires Christmas Night Light, Oxford, UK

21 November, Artist’s Talk: Geopoetics and Artist’s BooksBookartbookshop, London, UK

16 November, Private View: How to say ‘I love you’ in Greenlandic, Bookartbookshop, London, UK

16 – 30 November, Solo Exhibition: How to say ‘I love you’ in Greenlandic, Bookartbookshop, London, UK

28 September – 4 November, Exhibition: Tell Me How You REALLY Feel, Payne Gallery, Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA

October-December, Exhibition: Sense of Place in Artists’ Books, Architecture Library, University of Minnesota, USA

12-13 October, Exhibition: Manchester Artists’ Book Fair, UK

12 October, Talk: Collaboration and the Democracy of Bookarts, Manchester Artists’ Books Fair, UK

6 October, Workshop: The Red Room, UCL Department of Scandinavian Studies, London, UK

8 September, Workshop: Altered Books, Free Verse Book Fair, London, UK

7 September, Tertulia, Nowhere Island: Spike Island, Bristol, UK

11 July-22 September, Exhibition: Tell Me How You REALLY Feel, The Center for Book Arts, New York, USA

22 May-24 June, Solo Exhibition: Limfjord Lines, Doverodde Købmandsgård, Denmark

17 May-20 May, Doverodde Book Arts Festival, Limfjordscentret, Denmark

19 April-21 April, Exhibition: Ord Kraft/Word Craft, Aalborg, Denmark

16 April-20 May, Writer in Residence, Doverodde Book Arts Center, Limfjordscentret, Denmark

10 April, Reading – The Night HunterPoetry Cafe at The Flying Goose, Nottingham

28 March, Exhibition: Documenting Siglufjörður, Herhusið, Siglufjörður, Iceland

1-31 March, Writer in Residence, Herhusið, Siglufjörður, Iceland

22-24 February, Tipping Point, Newcastle Institute for Research on Sustainability, Newcastle University

14 February, Write Queer London: Pleasure Garden Ball, Museum of London

2 February, Write Queer London: Poetry Workshop, National Maritime Museum


12 November–18 December, Exhibition: Poetry Beyond Text, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

19 November, Reading – An Arctic Alphabet: The Scottish Arctic Club, Fort William, Scotland

5 and 6 November, Exhibiting: Oxford Fine Press Book Fair, Oxford

16 October, Book Launch: The Night Hunter, Florisity, New York, USA

7 October, Reading: The Night Hunter, Center for Book Arts, New York, USA

22 September, Book Launch: How to say ‘I love you’ in Greenlandic, The Poetry Cafe, London

14 July, Reading: Tertulia, Reading Room, Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol

16 June, Lecture, Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities, Cambridge University; sponsored by World Oral Literature Project

2-26 June, Exhibition: … in the air … Limfjordcentret, Doverodde, Denmark

2-5 June, Topography and Typography, Doverodde Book Arts Festival, Hurup Thy, Denmark

14 May-15 July, Exhibition: Poetry Beyond Text, Scottish Poetry Library, Edinburgh

30 April, Artists’ Books Surgery, Bristol Artists’ Books Event, Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol

24-26 March, Corpses, Cairns and Carrier Pigeons: Polar Postal Systems, Picture This: Postcards & Letters Beyond Text Conference, University of Sussex

22 March, Truth & Lies Writing Workshop, Cambridge Science Week, The Polar Museum, Cambridge

4 March-1 April, Group Exhibition: Poetry Beyond Text, Visual Research Centre, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee

5 March, TOP SECRET EVENT for World Book Night

14 February, No More Words for Snow, N16 Writers, London

6 February, Reflections in a Field of Heaven, Museum of the History of Science, Oxford

29 January, Poetry in Three Dimensions, The Poetry School, London


8 December, Bookbinding Workshop, Local Roots, Abingdon

15 November, The Night Hunter, Lochinver Village Hall, Assynt

24 June, Unplugged, Louise Blouin Foundation, London

22 May, Soapbox, Sketch Gallery, London

4 May, No More Words for Snow, The Sussex Writing Series, University of Sussex