Arts Derbyshire

Artist profile

Matt Black (Derbyshire Poet Laureate)

I write poems for adults and children, read and perform them, and do all sorts of words work in a wide range of places – schools, colleges, community settings, health settings etc.. For more information please do visit my website at Thank you.

Creative Genre

  • Words: All words, Performance poetry, Poetry, Short stories, Other
  • Additional work: Participatory Arts

Work Undertaken

  • Commissions
  • Exhibitions
  • Workshops
  • Performances
  • Public art

Work in Education

  • Regeneration



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