Archive / Poetry Front: Poet and group in aluminum sheet dome

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  1. Michael de Courcy, Poetry reading in an aluminum dome, 1970
Item Details

Title: Poetry Front: Poet and group in aluminum sheet dome

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
  1. 09. Poets entering gallery
    Michael de Courcy (Photograph)
  2. 10. Michael de Courcy's "Intermedia Room" at the Vancouver Art Gallery
    Michael de Courcy (Photograph)
  3. 11. Michael de Courcy's "Intermedia Room" at the Vancouver Art Gallery
    Michael de Courcy (Photograph)
  4. 12. Untitled Wall Poem from Concrete Poetry Catalogue
    Gerry Gilbert (Book)
  5. 13. Box Prototypes
    Michael de Courcy (Photograph)
  6. 14. Box Prototypes
    Michael de Courcy (Photograph)
  7. 15. Dome Show Georgia Straight insert
    Michael de Courcy and Herb Gilbert (Photograph)