Associate Artists

  • Damian Barr Associate Artist

    Damian Barr is an award-winning writer, columnist and salonnière. He’s currently writing his first novel.

  • Alison MacLeod Associate Artist

    Alison MacLeod is a novelist, short story writer and essayist. She is the author of the novels The Changeling, The Wave Theory of Angels and Unexploded, which was nominated for the 2013 Man-Booker Prize.

  • Dean Atta Associate Artist

    Dean Atta is a writer and performance poet. He has been commissioned to write poems for the Damilola Taylor Trust, Keats House Museum, National Portrait Gallery, Tate Britain and Tate Modern.

  • John Agard Associate Artist

    A unique and energetic force in contemporary British poetry, Agard has won many awards including the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry. Born in Guyana, South America in 1949, Agard moved to Britain in the late seventies.

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