New exhibition set to explore the harrowing imprisonment of Oscar Wilde

Performers, writers and artists including Ralph Fiennes, Ai Weiwei and Patti Smith are collaborating on a new cultural programme exploring the harrowing imprisonment of Irish playwright Oscar Wilde.

The Artangel’s new exhibition ‘Inside – Artists, Writers and Readers’ will see the doors of HM Prison Reading opened to members of the public for the first time ever. It brings together archival works and new artistic installations to investigate Wilde’s devastating solitary confinement and its impact on his writing.   Continue reading