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Alicia Byrne Keane

Alicia Byrne Keane

Artist Biography

Alicia Byrne Keane is a poet and interdisciplinary artist, with a B.A. and Ph.D. from Trinity College Dublin’s School of English and an MSt. from Oxford University. Alicia has twice been awarded the Irish Arts Council Agility Award (2021, 2022) and is in receipt of a Dublin City Council Bursary Award (2022) for poetry projects including photography and illustrations; Alicia’s first full poetry collection is forthcoming from Broken Sleep Books (2023). Alicia’s work addresses themes of housing and domestic space, and often examines the mechanics of translation, along with linguistic fragments and ambiguities; included in such work is a focus on coastal landscapes as sites of rapid change.