1559468_10152169885207375_36724189_oCanadian-born Ian McBryde is a long term resident of Australia.

Throughout his career, Ian has practiced in a number of mediums including photography, music, illustration and, predominately, poetry.


In 2017, McBryde’s We the Mapless: New and Selected Poems has just been published by Brisbane’s Bareknuckle Press.

In 2010, Ian’s sixth collection of poetry –  The Adoption Order (Five Islands Press, 2009) – was shortlisted for the Victorian Premier’s Prize.

In 2005, Ian’s fourth collection – Domain (Five Islands Press, 2005) – was short-listed for The Age Poetry Book of the Year.

Ian is available for commissioned work – including photographs and illustrations. All the visual works appearing on this site are also available for purchase (both as originals and/or copies). Please contact Ian at ianmcbryde[at]hotmail.com for availability and rates.