Mary Paterson

Mary Paterson

Mary Paterson is a writer and artist who works across text, visual art and performance. She is the co-editor of Something Other, a curatorial platform for experimental writing, in live events and online. In 2017 she was Bristol Writer in Residence for the Art Writer's Group, supported by Spike Island and Arnolfini. Her poetry installation for Arnolfini is exhibited until 23rd June 2017.


Rethinking Mythogeography

I first came across Phil Smith in Walking, Writing and Performance, in which he appears as ‘The Crab Man’, an alter ego also credited as one of the contributors to…

Apples & Other Languages

Camilla Nelson’s words bring things to life. ‘Stir this miracle to waking,’ she says, in the first poem in Apples & Other Languages, a signal of the alchemy of ideas…