CREATIVE INDIVIDUAL

Artist: Harry Giles

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Harry Giles is a poet, performance-maker and producer from Orkney. He’s currently based in Edinburgh, where he co-ordinates the spoken word events series Inky Fingers, co-directs the live art platform ANATOMY, and is part of the team running the Forest CafĂ© arts space. His pamphlets Visa Wedding (2012) and Oam (2013) are published by Stewed Rhubarb; he is the former BBC Scotland slam champion (2009); and his participatory performance work has been commissioned and programmed by venues and festivals including the Ovalhouse, Arches LIVE, and Sprint. Credits, videos, and texts about it all can be found at www.harrygiles.org.