Glasgow International Festival of Contemporary Art

Francis Jones

Francis Jones is a writer from Ireland. In 2024 their collaborative exhibition with Josie Perry “The Thieves” was exhibited at CCA Glasgow’s Intermedia Gallery, with an accompanying anthology. In 2023 they wrote a poem-film in collaboration with Jack Hogan titled “I Thought I Hated U, Moon Snail” which has been screened at the Whitney ISP final exhibition, New York, Colloquium Unpopular Culture at NYU, Temple Bar Gallery and Studios, Dublin and Starling, Limerick throughout 2023 and 2024. Their debut pamphlet of poetry, “sacrificial fabric” was published by SPAM in 2021. Their poetry is usually about love and sex, class and work, and relies on experiment and collaboration to be interesting and good. In 2022 they successfully dropped out of an MPhil English at Cambridge. They now live in London.