Poetic License – Albany

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2022 POETS AND ARTISTS

In 2022, the first Poetic License gave local visual artists (Onna Adams, Lucia Mabel Smith, Rebecca Schoonmaker, Don Shore, Lisa Schweigert, Deborah Adams,Tina Johnston, Kali Engelhardt, Melissa Mansfield,Tom Corrado, Roja Ebrahimi, Natasha Pernicka, Adam Furgang, Nina Stanley, Robyn Diaz, and Katelyn Choiniere) an opportunity to respond to the work of local poets (Shawna NortonBessie Rose, Tom Corrado, Shirah PollockBarbara Ungar, Laura Whalen, Megeen MulhollandCheryl A. RiceMike Jurkovic, Laura Lee Lucas, Phyllis Capello, Randall Sutter, Jennifee, Brian Liston, Jill Crammond, and Charles Rossiter).

TEMPESTS WITH TRUMPETS

Poet: Bessie Rose

Artist: Rebecca Schoonmaker

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WALIKNG THE CAT

Poet: Tom Corrado

Artist: Tom Corrado

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MOURNING

Poet: Megeen Mulholland

Artist: Tina Johnston

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LIKE LIGHTNING

Poet: Shawna Norton

Artist: Lucia Mabel Smith

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FISHING BOTH SIDES OF THE RIVER

Poet: Cheryl A. Rice

Artist: Tina Johnston

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EASTERN PAINTED

Poet: Mike Jurkovic

Artist: Tina Johnston

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HIDDEN CITY

Poet: Jennifee

Artist: Adam Furgang

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WOMAN IN THE DARK

Poet: Phyllis Capello

Artist: Katelyn Choiniere

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SHADOWS

Poet: Shirah Pollock

Artist: Onna Adams

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WOMAN IN THE DARK

Poet: Phyllis Capello

Artist: Melissa Mansfield

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PLEASE WAIT

Poet: Randall Sutter

Artist: Rebecca Schoonmaker

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HIDDEN CITY

Poet: Jennifee

Artist: Roja Ebrahimi 

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WILD LIFE

Poet: Barbara Ungar

Artist: Deborah Adams

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SHADOWS

Poet: Shirah Pollock

Artist: Lisa Schweigert

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ROUND

Poet: Brian Liston

Artist: Natasha Pernicka

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