Poet of Fryslân opens new online culture stage


It is World Poetry Day and today at 3:00 pm the Poet of Fryslân opens the new online culture stage of Leeuwarden-Fryslân 2028 with, among other things, the recitation of his latest poem ‘Down with a cold’, which he wrote in response to the Corona crisis.

Now that theaters, music venues, bars, clubs and village buildings are closed, does not mean that art and culture have disappeared. That is why Leeuwarden-Friesland 2028 will open an online Facebook culture stage today. Especially for makers, listeners, viewers and creatives. Who wants to participate in the online culture stage can send his or her contributions to content@lf2028.eu.

Poetry video premiere Poet of Fryslân – ‘How many words’


The fifth of a series of poetry videos by Nyk de Vries as Poet of Fryslân premiered yesterday on Omrop Fryslân TV. This fifth poetry film is a film adaptation of the poem ‘Spring’. In the project with filmmaker Herman Zeilstra, seven poems by the Poet of Fryslân will be filmed. During this year, several […]

Poet of Fryslân performs at Poetry International Rotterdam


Exclusively for Poetry International, Nyk de Vries, together with the Rotterdam Artvark Saxophone Quartet, created the poetic music performance “TAGELYK”.