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    1,000 white envelopes containing poems were strung throughout a garden in Madrid, Spain in a recent installation by Luzinterruptus called ’1,000 Poems by Mail’. Created as part of poetry festival Poetas Por Km2, each envelope contained a poem written by one of the 17 poets participating. The envelopes were softly illuminated as a centrepiece for the three day festival and on the last night, were offered to the public as a memento or easy-to-address note to a loved one.

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    • Annie Internicola

      installation by Luzinterruptus at the poetry festival in Madrid - participating poets wrote 1,000 poems; they were lit and hung in a Madrid garden. After 3 days, each poem was given to the public to keep or address to a loved one.

    • Annie Salas Robertson

      1000 Poems by Mail--1000 white envelopes containing poems were strung throughout a garden in Madrid, Spain as an installation


      Luzinterruptus Remembers the Past With Written Words #lighting #installations

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      1000 poems, dispatching to people to give to whom they love

    • Courtney Heaver

      1000 Poems hung on trees in Madrid for poetry festival

    • Jean Ogilvie

      Luzinterruptus public art installation in Madrid

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      envelopes leds luzinterruptus

    • Claire Olson

      envelopes & lights

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