Dominic Symes

Dominic Symes

About Dominic Symes

Dominic Symes is a poet from Adelaide. His poetry has been published in Voiceworks, Award Winning Australian Writing, Coldnoon, Broadsheet and is featured in the 2017 Australian Book Review 'States of Poetry' series. His criticism has appeared in Cordite. He is currently undertaking a PhD at the University of Adelaide.


Ekphrasis as ‘Event’: Poets Paint Words and the ‘Performance’ of Ekphrasis in Australia

To commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Newcastle Region Art Gallery (NRAG) in 2007, Lisa Slade and Peter Minter co-curated the exhibition Poets Paint Words. The two curators commissioned some of Australia’s best poets to write poems in response to …

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