Archive / Poetry Front: Electronic Poetry Reading

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  1. Michael de Courcy, Electronic Poetry Reading at the Dome Show, 1970
Item Details

Title: Poetry Front: Electronic Poetry Reading

Artist: Michael de Courcy

Date: March 31, 1970

Format: Photograph [fibre based gelatin silver print]

Location: The Michael de Courcy Archive

Size: 12.70 × 10.20 cm

More Information: The Dome Show was Intermedia’s third and final exhibition at the Vancouver Art Gallery taking place from May 19th- May 31st 1970. The unifying structure of the Dome Show was the geodesic dome. Intermedia members were invited to build a dome individually or communally. A variety of art events and community events took place in the gallery and in the geodesic domes. May 23: Poets perform at the Dome Show’s Bring a Poet afternoon poetry event. This event was organized by Intermedia’s Poetry Front group..  Collection of the artist.

Further Research: The Intermedia Catalogue
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    Margaret Atwood, bill bissett, Maxine Gadd, Lenore Herb, and Steve McCaffery (Periodical)
  2. 10. Literature - Transparent and Opaque from Concrete Poetry Catalogue
    Ian Wallace  (Book)
  3. 11. Al Neil reading at the Vancouver Art Gallery
    Michael de Courcy and Al Neil (Photograph)
  4. 12. Al Neil reading at the Vancouver Art Gallery
    Michael de Courcy and Al Neil (Photograph)
  5. 13. Ray Johnson portfolio from Concrete Poetry Catalogue
    Alvin Balkind, Ray Johnson, and Michael Morris (Book)
  6. 14. Poet crawling down stairs
    Michael de Courcy (Photograph)
  7. 15. Poets entering gallery
    Michael de Courcy (Photograph)