The poetry of Simon Banks connects worlds, feelings and myths. Simon's work draws attention to the changes and impact on our world of human actions and events intertwined with mythology, nature and time.
Angella Horner is a freelance artist working in a variety of mediums. Angella has chosen to work with a digital medium to bring out the full power of Simon’s work.
Simon and Angella first collaborated in the 'Mosaic Ekphrasis Project’ initiated by The Colchester Mosaic Group, in 2016 involving partnerships between poets and visual artists. They were each instantly attracted to the other's work and felt on the same wavelength.
Tidelines form where different worlds interact. In the work of Angella and Simon, different worlds interact – and so they do in this collaboration between two different kinds of artist.