everything SLAPPED and CANDIED and OPENING
Heather Phillipson

everything SLAPPED and CANDIED and OPENING is a poem by artist Heather Phillipson commissioned in response to the theme of passage.

The piece was first published in the print publication Passage in 2017.

Heather Phillipson is a British  artist working in a variety of media including video, sculpture, music, large-scale installations, online works, text and drawing. She is also an acclaimed poet whose writing has appeared widely online, in print and broadcast. Her work has been presented at major venues internationally and she has received multiple awards for her artwork, videos and poetry. She is nominated for the Turner Prize 2022.