Photo Credit: Elsa Symes

Photo Credit: Elsa Symes

b. 1990 Adelaide, South Australia. Studied English Literature at the University of Adelaide. Graduated with Honours in Creative Writing (2014). Travelled extensively as part of various musical projects throughout Europe, the UK, New Zealand and Australia. Lives in Mile End, South Australia. Currently undertaking a PhD in Creative Writing.

Poetry published in Voiceworks Magazine (AUS) (2015), KRASS Journal (AUS) (2016), Award Winning Australian Writing (2016), The Raven's Perch (USA) (2016), Australian Book Review 'States of Poetry: South Australia' (2017), COLDNOON (IND) (2017), Broadsheet (NZ) (2017).

Winner of 'Best Poem Published in Voiceworks' at Express Media Awards 2015.

Photo Credit: Olivia Wells

Photo Credit: Olivia Wells

Featured in readings at Lee Marvin (2014-2016), FSP Featured Poets Series (2016) and Adelaide Writers Week (2017). 

Exhibited the poetry/photography collaborations 'Paradise' (2017) and 'Shanghai Fever' (2016). 'Shanghai Fever' was part of the 2016 SALA festival.

Photo Credit: Priya Pavri

Photo Credit: Priya Pavri

 

Contributed poetry to Kaurna Cronin's 2017 Record 'Euphoria, Delirium & Loneliness' (Text available in BLOG), Geoffrey Ricardo's 2017 Public Arts Commission, the Sculptural work 'Spirits of Time & Place' for the Hobson's Bay Council (Text / Images / Video available in BLOG), Kaspar Schmidt Mumm's 2017 Exhibition 'iMMi' (Text / Video available in BLOG).

Critical writing published in Cordite (AUS) (2017) (see link on LINKS page).

Contact Dominic via: dom.symes@gmail.com


The photography contained on this website is from my iPhone, the phones and cameras of my friends and family; Chris, Olivia, Priya and Elsa. The main image on the home page is taken by T.J McCammon, who's work can be viewed here: http://www.tajmcc.com.