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Ekphrastic Poetry Reading (The Painted Word Series)

  • Fleming Museum of Art 61 Colchester Avenue Burlington, VT, 05405 United States (map)

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of The Painted Word poetry series, students and community members are invited to write original poems describing or inspired by the wide range of visual art on view in the Fleming Museum galleries.

Writers of selected poems will be invited to read at The Painted Word on April 18, and a collection of submitted poems will be printed in a booklet available to Museum visitors. We will let you know by April 3, whether your poem has been selected for the reading and/or the booklet.

To enter a poem, please complete this form and send it with a copy of your poem to: All submissions must be received by March 16.

Contact: Fleming Museum of Art

Earlier Event: April 17
Alison Prine, Bianca Stone
Later Event: April 18
Poetry & Song