Rebecca Sharp

Publication; residency and new work commission, Edge Hill University. Creation of a site-generated performative oracular system of maps, text and images.

 

Poem commissioned for installation to the Corbenic Poetry Path, Perthshire.  

 

With sound artist Simon Whetham: text, sound recordings and images exploring a series of earthworks in Fife.

 

Commissioned by Generator Projects (Dundee) and artist Michael Curran to create a perfume and publication in response to Muriel Spark’s life and work; for exhibition Scottish Lady Tiger.

 

Site-generated Tarot card images, new writing and book - made for Verdant@Verdant exhibition with WASPS Dundee at Verdant Works High Mill, Dundee.

 

Ongoing project making new work and running participatory workshops, exploring writing, scent, creativity and sustainability. www.poetryapothecary.com 

 

Poems and essential oil scent-blends.  Site-specific installation first made for StAnza: Scotland's International Poetry Festival 2016, as Poet-Perfumer in Residence.

 

Play commissioned by Stellar Quines theatre company, performed at the Traverse theatre, Edinburgh.  Directed by Muriel Romanes, designed by John Byrne.

 

Commissioned by A Play A Pie and A Pint, Aberdeen Performing Arts and Sound Festival - a new play with score by Pippa Murphy, directed by Emily Reutlinger.  Performed at the Lemon Tree, Aberdeen and Oran Mor, Glasgow.

 

Commissioned by Stellar Quines for the Untaught to Shine series.  Text and performance, created for and performed at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery.

 

Commissioned by Mr McFall's Chamber and Remembered/Imagined.  Text for performance; research at the archive of Scottish Studies at Edinburgh University.  Score by Ailie Robertson.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2014

FOR THE BEES

THE UNMAKING OF MARY SOMERVILLE

2015

2016

THE WAKEFUL CHAMBER

POETRY APOTHECARY

THE AIR THAT CARRIES THE WEIGHT

FIVE CHARMS FOR THE POTINGAIR

FOUND TAROT 1

2017

2019

2018

POETA: Scottish Lady Tiger

THE BEGINNERS

PERIPHERAL VISIONS: Edge Hill Arcana

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