expresseum poetics manages and delivers poetry-making projects. 

Explore some of the creative writing projects we have delivered so far…


Three Houses Dreamed poetry workshop series

Our poetry workshop series in 2014 visited Newarke Houses Museum, Wigston Framework Knitters Museum, and Calke Abbey. Three poetry anthologies from this series have been created…read more.


Locks, Bells & Pealing Wallpaper poetry workshop series

In 2013 expresseum poetics ran a series of poetry workshops at Calke Abbey, Foxton Locks Museum, and the Carillon & Queens Park. These heritage sites, and the collections in them, inspired the poetic imaginations of local writers…read more.


Box of Props poetry workshop series

In 2012 expresseum poetics ran two mini residencies in two local museums. Objects from the museums’ collections were used as inspiration for creative writing…read more.