FESTIVAL DATES: 29th & 30th June 2019
Ben Okri

Ben Okri: The Magic Lamp; Dreams of our age


Sat 30 June 2018 20:00 – 22:00 BST


The Angel Hotel 15 Cross Street Abergavenny NP7 5EN

#AberArtsFest18 VENUE 1: The Magic Lamp; Dreams of Our Age Ben Okri OBE, FRSL is a Nigerian poet and novelist. We are very excited to present an evening with Ben Okri who will be introducing us to his book The Magic Lamp; Dreams of Our Age 25 original paintings with 25 original stories. A collaboration between artist and artist. Ben Okri and Rosemary Clunie. Five years to write, ten years to paint. Followed by * Q&A session with Simon Worrall, * and a further book signing

Free Entry into Ben Okri **PRE – EVENT** Book Signing which takes place

30th June 2018 –

4.30pm – 6.00pm:

Abergavenny Museum, The Castle, Abergavenny

Ben Okri and Rosemary Clunie

The Magic Lamp: Dreamsof Our Age

** Included in your ticket purchase **

You are invited to join Booker Prize-winning writer Ben Okri and artist Rosemary Clunie at Abergavenny Museum where there is an exhibition of the original artworks from The Magic Lamp.

They will be talking about their collaborative work and copies of the book will be available to buy and for signing by them both.

Drinks will be served. (Wine provided by Zonin 1821)

Please RSVP to abergavennymuseum@monmouthshire.gov.uk if you have purchased a ticket for the talk in The Angel (see above) and wish to attend this associated event.

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