Gregory O'Brien is a Wellington-based poet, essayist, painter and curator, whose recent publications include a collection of poems, Beauties of the Octagonal Pool (Auckland University Press, 2012), and a monograph on painter Euan Macleod (Piper Press, Sydney, 2010).

An earlier meditation on oceanic matters, News of the swimmer reaches shore, appeared from Carcanet (UK) and Victoria University Press in 2007.


Pieces by Gregory O'Brien

Whale Survey, Raoul Island, with Rosemary Dobson
Edition 43: Pacific Highways

Patterns of migration
Edition 43: Pacific Highways

Griffith Review