Opening Curtains

Nick Thurston with Paul Buck

OCT 09 14:00, OCT 10 14:30

In this two-part interview we will explore the life and work of British writer, translator and artist, Paul Buck (b. 1946). Episode one will focus on Buck's time in the Yorkshire town of Hebden Bridge through the 1970s where he edited and published the now legendary Curtains magazine. Episode two will focus on Buck's involvement from the 1980s onwards with music groups, the theatre, crime fiction and film, as well as his long involvement with contemporary art.


Portrait of Paul Buck, 1979, in Amsterdam. Photographed by the legendary poet, publisher, photographer and filmmaker Ira Cohen.