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Cahiers d'Art questions the relationship between art and poetry through this exhibition. In association with the collective Thanks for Nothing, this online exclusive exhibition aims to affirm the need to re-enchant the world with poetry, particularly in these times of crisis.

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The place of poetry in art and in life is more than necessary today.

Inspired by the artist, poet and friend of Cahiers d'Art John Giorno, who created the Giorno Poetry Systems in 1965 to connect poetry to new audiences, and Dial-A-Poem in 1968, which has continuously allowed access to anyone who wishes to hear poetry readings over the phone, this exhibition navigates between several mediums …

The place of poetry in art and in life is more than necessary today.

Inspired by the artist, poet and friend of Cahiers d'Art John Giorno, who created the Giorno Poetry Systems in 1965 to connect poetry to new audiences, and Dial-A-Poem in 1968, which has continuously allowed access to anyone who wishes to hear poetry readings over the phone, this exhibition navigates between several mediums and periods and places the poetic on several levels of reading. The entirely virtual exhibition UT PICTURA POESIS, named in reference to the eponymous work of Adel Abdessemed, shows the work of …