Each project by The Red Room Company produces limited editions of unique handmade objects and publications.
Unlocked Anthology - Dillwynia 2012
The latest edition of our Unlocked series is out now! Featuring a collection of poems from The Red Room Company's workshop with inmates at Dyllwinia, this new publication is full of surprising, exciting and moving poetry.
Unlocked Anthology 2012
A stunning collection of poems from students and poets from the Unlocked project at the Mannus Correctional Centre in southern NSW. Featuring a variety of incredible visual and blackout poems that aren't to be missed. Designed by Blood and Thunder Publishing Concern.
First Light: Clubs, Societies and Poetry
A beautifully-crafted collection of poems and anecdotes from our major project of 2011, Clubs and Societies, First Light collects poems inspired by the weird and wonderful clubs that colour Australia's social fabric.
Green Dawn (Unlocked 2011)
Poems from students and poets involved in the Unlocked project at Dawn de Loas Correctional Centre, Silverwater. Lovingly designed and produced by Blood & Thunder Publishing Concern.
Poems to Share
Red Room Co have teamed up with designers Corban & Blair to produce a beautiful card set featuring forty poems by contemporary Australian writers, along with language and writing exercises to get things moving. A little gift of language for anyone with a love of words, they’re available directly from the Red Room here for $22 with free postage and handling (within Australia), or you can order them directly through Tamryn.
A small anthology of work created by Papercuts students and poets was produced for our Papercuts fundraising event. The booklet features over 10 original poems and was put together by Blood and Thunder Publishing Concern, with the cover design by Boccalatte. All sales of the Papercuts Anthology sales will help to support our education program to reach more disadvantaged schools.
A beautiful hand-bound edition collecting the commissioned poems from The Red Room Company's collaboration with The State Library of NSW's Carved Trees exhibition of documentary photographs of the traditional dendroglyphs (tree carvings) that the Gamilaroi and Wiradjuri peoples. Poems by Gayle Kennedy, Jonathan Hill, and Peter Minter.
Unlocked Anthology 2010
The Unlocked Anthology features over thirty poems created during a series of workshops conducted by The Red Room Company at two NSW Correctional Centres. Unlocked has been developed in collaboration with Corrections NSW Audiovisual Unit, 2SER's Jailbreak radio show, education staff at both centres. This publication was produced by The Red Room Company and designed by Blood & Thunder Publishing Concern and Boccalatte.
Clubs and Societies Member's Pin
The beautiful Clubs and Societies membership pin, designed by Blood and Thunder Publishing Concern.
Occasional Poetry Catalogue
This catalogue folds out into a poster that features all three Occasional Poetry poems in full, plus details on the project.
The Poetry Picture Show DVD
This DVD features ten one-minute film adaptations of the poems written for The Poetry Picture Show project in 2007.
The Red Room Troubadours CD
This CD, edited by Johanna Featherstone, brings together works from one of the first Red Room projects, as read by the poets.
Dust Poems Public Poster Set
Designed for display on the Armory Riverwalk and construction hoardings around Sydney Olympic Park, these posters are each 100cm x 60cm and come in a set of eight including the six commissioned Dust Poems, a project poster with text, and a project title poster. With reinforced eyelets, they can be attached to fences with cable ties or twine; or simply fixed flat your home, office or school wall with double-sided adhesive. Choose between portrait and landscape orientation.
Red Room Buttons
Wear your allegiance with pride - The Red Room Company button makes no mistake!
Limited amounts of the Occasional Poetry buttons are also available - contact firstname.lastname@example.org for enquiries.
Toilet Door Poem Poster Pack
The six illustrated poem posters from Toilet Door Poetry 2004 feature original Australian poems by emerging writers. Use BluTak, double-sided tape or a poster frame to stick these up around your home, school, office or neighbourhood.
Corban & Blair Landscape Poem Journals & Albums
Designed by Sydney designers Corban and Blair, this journal and album series feature landscape motifs with Red Room poems by Kate Fagan, Andrew Slattery and Claire Potter. Buy directly from Corban & Blair.
The Poet's Life Works Catalogue
The Poet's Life Works catalogue compiles ten postcards in an attractive aluminium tin bound with string. It contains a project card, excerpts from specially commissioned works by Lionel Fogarty, Kevin Hart, Tim Thorne and MTC Cronin - including Cronin's 2009 Minislec - and colour images from the commissioned series of artworks by Tara Marynowsky, Michael Robson, Orlan Erin Raleigh and Oliver Watts.
The Red Room Epic Project CD
This double CD includes thirty emerging poets to create a single epic poem - a classic Red Room archive, from our first public project.
Dust Poems Logbook Anthology
The limited edition handmade Dust Poems Logbook Anthology contains over 20 poems about, by and for truckies around Australia - including the six poems commissioned by The Red Room Company and Sydney Olympic Park Authority as part of the Dust Poems project.
Pigeon Poetry is a collection of poems about flight, birds, pigeons and racing commission by The Red Room Company. The poems, attached to anklets, were races by thoroughbred pigeons from Stanwell Tops to Mt Ousley on NSW’s South Coast, on August 3, 2008. This hand-bound edition contains the final eight poems from Kate Fagan, Robert Adamson, Anthony Lawrence, Andy Quan, Ivy Ireland, Brook Emery, Craig Sherborne and Alan Gould in the order the pigeons landed.
Sea Things poems
In 2009, The Red Room Company sent two duffle bags travelling up and down the Australian coast toward Thursday Island, one from the east, one from the west. The project was called Sea Things. Along the way, they accrued all manner of flotsam and jetsam in the form of poems penned by people who call themselves poets, as well as some called captains, travellers, students.
These limited edition Sea Things poem bottles each contain one commissioned poem. Poets commissioned for the project were Graeme Miles (TAS) - Petra White (VIC) - Luke Beesley (QLD) - Sandra Thibodeaux (NT)