Professional artist and educator based in Dublin, Ireland.
Jan '12- Dec '13
MA in Visual Art Practices (MAVIS), IATD, Dun Laoighaire.
BA Fine Art (1st Hons), Crawford College of Art and Design, Cork.
Dec '13 – Jan '14
Periodical Review #3, (selected group show) Pallas Projects/Studios, 115-117 The Coombe, Dublin 8.
A Site of Knowing/Unknowing, (solo), installation, Abhainn Rí Festival, Callan, Co. Kilkenny
A Site of Knowing/Unknowing, (solo), installation, The Lab, Foley St, Dublin 1 (As part of Public Gesture
series of exhibitions)
Concentric, two-person installation with Adrian Duncan, SITEATION, Unit 4, James Joyce St., Dublin 1.
Stasis-Motion, (group) video, The Lab, Dublin, CultureNight.
PostScript, (group) curated by Peggy Sue Amison for There, There Photo Festival, Camden Palace, Cork.
A Space Between, (solo), Open Programme PhotoIreland Festival.
Backwater Twenty-10, Crawford Municipal Gallery, Cork
2015 - present
2012 – 2015
Photography teacher - Adult education (ETB)
Co founder and Director of SITEATION artist collective and projects (formerly at James Joyce St. Dublin 1 and 12A Little Britain St, Dublin 7).
Aug ‘11 – Jan ‘12
Assistant archivist of the Tomi Ungerer Collection,
University College Cork.
July ‘03 – Dec ‘09
Gallery assistant/co-curator at the Fenton Gallery, Cork.
Assistant Editor and Project Coordinator for major publication Representing Art in Ireland. Involvement in all areas of gallery operation. Including - organization/curation of exhibitions, sales, dealing with artists, logistics, website maintenance, advertising, PR, general administration etc.
AWARDS, PUBLICATIONS, PROJECTS & RESIDENCIES
2015 - present
Studio member at Ormond Studios, Ormond Quay, Dublin 1.
SITEATION occupies Centre for Argument (in collaboration with Bob and Roberta Smith), Kilkenny Arts Festival.
Residency at Workhouse Studios/Fennelly’s, Callan, Co. Kilkenny
Selected for Masterclass with Sony World Photography Award recipient, Simon Norfolk.
Awarded South Tipperary County Council ‘s Artist Bursary - Emerging Artist Award.
Included in exhibition publication Backwater Twenty-10.
Project member of Backwater Artists Group, Cork.
Included in major publication Representing Art in Ireland.
2005 – ‘08
Assistant Editor and Project Coordinator for major art publication Representing Art in Ireland.
Office of Public Works,
Cork Institute of Technology.