DJ Roberts

Michelangelo, Ping-Pong, Ambition, Sibelius, and Girls…
Kardomah Cafe, Park St

DJ Roberts’ neon artwork uses a line from a Dylan Thomas radio broadcast ‘Return Journey to Swansea’. In the broadcast, Thomas tells of his return to Swansea in search of his former self, growing up in the town. We find him at one stage in the Kardomah Café with his friends, putting the world to rights. They talk about ‘music and poetry and painting and politics‘. They talk about ‘communism, symbolism, Bradman and Braque‘. They talk about ‘Michelangelo, ping-pong, ambition, Sibelius, and girls…‘more..