Ahren Warner



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b. 1986, Oxford, England

2017 – 2021, MFA Fine Art, Goldsmiths, London

2009 – 2013, PhD Literature & Philosophy, Queen Mary, London

2008 – 2009, MA Critical Methodologies, KCL, London.


2020 ‘The sea is spread and cleaved and furled’, (London: Prototype)

2017 ‘Hello. Your promise has been extracted’, (Newcastle: Bloodaxe)

2013 ‘Pretty’, (Newcastle: Bloodaxe)

Group Exhibitions:

2018 ‘Más allá de la poesía’, Centro de Cultura Digital, Mexico City

2018 ‘Gold X’, Deptford X, London

2016 ‘Inside Skin’, Great North Museum, Newcastle

Awards and Residencies:

2019 Authors Foundation Award, Society of Authors, London

2018 DYCP Award, Arts Council England, London

2017 Poetry Book Society Recommendation, London

2012 Arts Foundation Fellowship, The Arts Foundation, London

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