Iris Colomb‘s practice explores different relationships between visual and spoken forms of text through projects often involving experimental translation and poetic book-objects. She has given individual, collaborative and interactive performances across the UK, as well as in Austria, Romania, and France. Iris’ pamphlet ‘I’m Shocked’ come out with Bad Betty Press in 2018, her chapbook ‘just promise you won’t write’ was published by Gang Press in 2019, and her artist books have been collected by the National Poetry Library as well as Chelsea College of Art’s Special Collection. Her poems have also appeared in magazines such as The Interpreter’s House, 3:AM, Splinter, Datableed, and Poetry Wales, as well as in a number of UK anthologies. Iris has been resident artist and poet at the Centre For Recent Drawing, she is now the Co-Editor of HVTN Press, and a founding member of the interdisciplinary collective ‘No Such Thing’.
Her work has recently been published in issue 54.3 of Poetry Wales.