Toggle Main Menu Toggle Search

Open Access padlockePrints

The Translated Image

Lookup NU author(s): Alan Turnbull


Full text for this publication is not currently held within this repository. Alternative links are provided below where available.


Seven inter-related projects concerned with the process of translation. The works range from traditional illustration to experimental collaborative projects in film with poets and translators. The work seeks to extend possibilities from 'source text>target text' to innovative developments combining image, text and sound.The collaborative works involve crossing and re-crossing the boundaries between scholarly enquiry and imaginative response.1 Commission: 'In the Orchard' illustrations for Anne Stephenson, Enitharmion Press. Autumn 2015 2 Commission 'Field Service Card' Film-poem for Hatton Gallery, Newcastle. In collaboration with Tara Bergin. December 2014 3. Commission 'Dissident Voices' 5 film-poems for Modern Poetry in Translation. In collaboration with Tara Bergin. For exhibition/installation & online resource from Autumn 2015.4 Film-Poem 'At the Garage' Antwerp Film Festival. In collaboration with Tara Bergin. June 2014 5. One-man exhibition of book cover designs. Teesside International Poetry Festival, September 2014. 6. Derwent International Art Prize: shortlisted for drawing 'Self Portrait as Anna Akhmatova. London Mall Galleries. Sept 2014.

Publication metadata

Artist(s): Turnbull A

Publication type: Exhibition

Publication status: Published

Year: 2015

Number of Pieces: 24

Venue: Various

Location: Antwerp, London, Newcastle

Media of Output: Drawing, collage, film, print

Notes: NICAP have given grants in support of two projects: £1,500 and £2,000.