Artist, researcher and educator based in Co. Tipperary, Ireland. Professional member of Visual Artists Ireland
Certificate in Art Therapy Process (Expert L9), Crawford College of Art & Design (2018)
MA in Visual Art Practices (MAVIS), IADT, Dun Laoghaire. (2014)
BA Fine Art (1stHons), Crawford College of Art and Design, Cork. (2003)
2016 2016…, group exhibition, Ormond Studios, Ormond Quay, Dublin 1
Periodical Review #3, (selected group show) Pallas Projects/Studios, 115-117 The Coombe, Dublin 8. Selected by Matt Packer, Michele Horrigan, Mark Cullen & Gavin Murphy
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. (part of the 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
Upcoming 2019 Educator with Tipperary ETB – Photography and Art courses - locations TBC.
Spring 2018 Tutor – Digital Photography and Mindfulness through Drawing Evening classes at South Tipperary Arts Centre,
2015 – 2018 Photography teacher (Adult education-ETB), Castleknock Community College, Carpenterstown Rd, Dublin 15.
2012 – 2018 Senior Team Leader for Events/Tours/Customer Service. Abbey Theatre, Lower Abbey St., Dublin 1
2012 – 2014 Co-founder and Director of SITEATION, artist collective and projects, Dublin.
Aug ‘11 – Jan ‘12 Assistant archivist of the Tomi Ungerer Collection, University College Cork.
July ‘03 – Dec ‘09 Gallery Assistant/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 maintance, advertising, PR, general administration etc.
AWARDS, PUBLICATIONS, PROJECTS & RESIDENCIES
2015 - 2016
Percent For Arts Scheme advisor for project at Gaelscoil de Hide, Fermoy, Co. Cork (July).
Video Installation consultant/technician for Ain’t I a Woman? exhibition at South Tipperary Arts Centre (March).
Research consultant/advisor on the production, Porcelain, at the Abbey Theatre (February).
Mindfulness through Drawing, workshops as part of Wellbeing in the workplace scheme, Abbey Theatre, Dublin.
Studio member at Ormond Studios, Ormond Quay, Dublin 1.
Alternate Economies, lecture for Undergrad students at Drawing Project, IADT.
SITEATION occupies Centre for Argument (in collaboration with Bob and Roberta Smith), Kilkenny Arts Festival.
Residency at Workhouse Studios/Fennelly’s, Callan, Co. Kilkenny
‘Digitally Switched Over? - The democratisation of images, the poor image and beyond’, lecture delivered to 4th year BA Fine Art students at IADT.
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.