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(In)visible women at Storytelling and the Body Conference, Verona

Very excited that our Installation – (In)visible women: making more visible the woman in the body through audio-stories has

‘In a Relationship with Coffee’ receives funds from Future’s Venture Foundation

I’m very happy to announce that I have received research and development funding for ‘Coffee Justice’ from Future’s

Diverse Actions Commission – Lancaster Arts

Really excited to announce that I have been awarded a commission and package of support to realise a new

Maya Chowdhry

I create immersive and democratic experiences for participants, drawing from creating work in radio, poetry, Installation, video and online. My current work uses the online space for transmedia storytelling, digital poetry and augmented reality artworks.The themes of my practice interrogate the areas of food sovereignty, world water scarcity and climate justice.

Guardian Poem of the week: Microbial Museum

“Finding the poetry in scientific vocabulary, this work is alive to the marvels of its discoveries as well

Commonword Digital Literature Commission

‘Heritage Carrot’ is a site-specific augmented reality (AR) poem which takes place at Hulme Community Garden Centre, Manchester, and uses the audience’s own smartphone combined with a free AR app, Aurasma, to navigate and view the poem.

Butterfly Orchid highly commended in the Forward Poetry Prize

Very excited to announce that my poem Butterfly Orchid was highly commended in 2017 the Forward Poetry Prizes.

Peas on Earth

A research and development project investigating the use of augmented reality to produce an immersive live experience. Building on and developing my work created via Divergency, through investigations with technologists, live artists and potential audiences to create a show that capitalises on the best aspects of performance and technology.

Peepal Tree Salon at Waterstones Piccadilly

15 June 2016, 7pm Free but please book! Waterstones Piccadilly will be hosting an evening of memoir, poetry

Ripple shortlisted for the 2015 Dot Award

Fabulous news that our work Ripple, with Sarah Hymas, a triptych of freestanding oversized artist books that use augmented reality, organic objects and poetic text to explore climate change, has been shortlisted for the 2015 Dot Award