Alec Finlay

Alec Finlay (b. 1966)
Alec Finlay
Alec Finlay



Alec Finlay is an artist, poet and publisher.

Full Biography

Alec Finlay was born in Scotland in 1966. He is an artist, poet and publisher. In 2002 he became the first BALTIC artist in residence, and more recently worked as an artist in residence at Yorkshire Sculpture Park, where he created a series of art projects on themes connected with nature and contemporary culture – Avant-Garde English Landscape. He set up the Morning Star small press which publishes the Folios and the pocketbooks series. For recent books and pamphlets see the bibliography below. 

Further Reading

Selected Bibliography

Turning Toward Living (Platform Projects, 2004)
Mesostic Herbarium (Platform Projects, 2004)
Shared Writing (Platform Projects, 2005)
Ludwig Wittgenstein: There Where You Are Not (Blackdog , 2006)
Wind Blown Clouds (Morning Star, 2005)
Be My Reader (Shearsman Books, 2012)
Question Your Teaspoons (Calder Wood, 2012)
a better tale to tell (Studio Alec Finlay, 2015).