Paul Hawkins aka Bob Modem


Nov 20︎︎︎ I’ve a poem in Jacqueline Ennis Cole’s Intersectional Geographies photo exhibition catalogue, due to open Jan 2022 at the Martin Parr Foundation (January - March 2022)

Nov 2︎︎︎
Dec 4 - Jan 12

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Oct 26︎︎︎
Very proud to have some new collaborative work with Julia Rose Lewis published at ︎︎︎Serendip Studios today. These are taken from Holding Patterns, our forthcoming book to be published by Ireland’s premier experimental/visual poetry publisher, Beir Bua Press on Dec 9.

Oct 21︎︎︎
Thanks to Sue McKinnon for writing this piece on my Writer in Residence role for Knowle West Media Centre / Bristol Ideas over at #theknowledge #knowlewest read it here 

Oct 19︎︎︎

I shined shoes at the Seen As Read anthology launch.

Oct 15︎︎︎
A wonderfully generous, eclectic and warm-spirited opening Poem Brut event took place at EWI Studio. Thank you to  everyone who came along, read, performed, clapped, bought books and took part, making it a very special evening. Watch all the performances ︎︎︎here

Oct 15︎︎︎
Holding Patternsby Julia Rose Lewis and myself will be published by Beir Bua Press on Dec 9, 2021. There will be a Beir Bua Press launch event on Dec 21, 2021. A Holding Patterns exhibition will be held at Eachwhat Industries Studio in 2022. This is an ongoing collaborative project.

Oct 4︎︎︎
Paul is Knowle West Media Centre/Working Class Writers Festival writer-in-residence, working with local community members until Nov 14

Sept 10︎︎︎
A & B Sides - Bob Modem & Small Things Happen album is now out via Bandcamp as a digital download & PDF book.
Books & prints are available to buy: click on an image

for prints take a look here

Unit 18
The Broadwalk Centre
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Office, studio, exhibition & event space in Bristol run by Paul Hawkins.
Opening hours:
Monday/Thursday/Friday 10-4

when events/workshops are running, these times may be extended as necessary

Contact: or mobile 07826124827

Hesterglock Press published books are on sale.
Paul is an experienced workshop facilitator in Poetry & Poem Brut. If you’d like to find out more about what he can offer either 1:1 or for larger groups, please contact him via email, call him on 07826 124827 or drop by the Studio
EWI Studio has been made possible by Hypha Studios, a charity that matches artists with empty spaces to regenerate the high street through the formation of cultural hubs with programming to engage local communities.

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Paul Hawkins aka Bob Modem