South Bound at Sculpture Fields

Christian_Collier © Susie Lovins.jpeg

Picture by Susie Lovins

Featuring Spoken Word Poet

Christian Collier

July 29, 2021

7:00 p.m.

Sculpture Fields 

Enjoy wine, refreshments and local artistry at this special outdoor South Bound event! Chattanooga-based poet, public speaker, and educator Christian J. Collier will be our guest as he recites electrifying poems at various sculptures around Sculpture Fields Park.

Tickets $15

"Star Center" by Linda Howard

About Christian Collier

Christian Collier is a local self-described "modern renaissance man."  He's an accomplished poet, musician, educator, and public speaker, having shared the stage with HBO's Def Poetry cast, infamous poet and activist Ishmael Reed, and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame members The Impressionists.  Christian was featured on TNT's State Farm Neighborhood Sessions with Usher Raymond, and has published in publications such as The Seven Hills Review, Dirty Chai, Freeze Ray, Voicemail Poems, Calliope Magazine, and The Origami Poetry Project.  Most recently, a poetry chapbook of his was named a 2021 Frost Place Competition Editors’ Selection by Bull City Press.  His poetry can be read at christianjcollier.com/media

Sculpture Fields at Montague Park

Sculpture Fields is an internationally-acclaimed sculpture park in Chattanooga located in Montague Park.  Stretching across 33 acres, the park is a continually growing and expanding place that boasts 41 different sculptures from various artists.  The park is free to the public, pet friendly, and open from sunrise to sunset seven days a week.  They are located at 1800 Polk Street.

"Anchors" by Peter Lundberg