Events - Festival 2019

Over the Line

Thursday 7 March, 11:00 - Sunday 10 March, 17:00
The Preservation Trust Museum, North Street - Upstairs gallery

An introduction to poetry comics with work by Tom Humberstone

Poetry comics, combining the visual and the written word, offer a fascinating way to explore both art forms – as poet Chrissy Williams points out, both comics and poems revolve around the significance of the line. Tom Humberstone has been creating poetry comics with Chrissy Williams for several years. Together, they edited the collection Over The Line: An Introduction to Poetry Comics (Sidekick Books). This exhibition will showcase the original art Tom creates for these intriguing and atmospheric pieces.

This exhibition is presented in partnership with St Andrews Preservation Trust

Participants: Tom Humberstone


Upstairs gallery – The Preservation Trust Museum, North Street

Photo: Jiye Lee

Location: On the north side of the eastern end of North Street, next to The Castle Tavern

This venue is an 18th century Scottish town house which was restored in Arts & Crafts style in the early part of...