Professional artist and educator based in Dublin, Ireland.

 

EDUCATION

Jan '12- Dec '13

1999-2003

MA in Visual Art Practices (MAVIS), IATD, Dun Laoighaire. 

BA Fine Art (1st Hons), Crawford College of Art and Design, Cork.


EXHIBITIONS

Dec '13 – Jan '14

Periodical Review #3, (selected group show) Pallas Projects/Studios, 115-117 The Coombe, Dublin 8.

2013

A Site of Knowing/Unknowing, (solo), installation, Abhainn Rí Festival, Callan, Co. Kilkenny

2013

A Site of Knowing/Unknowing, (solo), installation, The Lab, Foley St, Dublin 1 (As part of Public Gesture
series of exhibitions)

2013

Concentric, two-person installation with Adrian Duncan, SITEATION, Unit 4, James Joyce St., Dublin 1.

2012

2012

Stasis-Motion, (group) video, The Lab, Dublin, CultureNight.

PostScript, (group) curated by Peggy Sue Amison for There, There Photo Festival, Camden Palace, Cork.

2012

A Space Between, (solo), Open Programme PhotoIreland Festival.

2010

Backwater Twenty-10, Crawford Municipal Gallery, Cork


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

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

2013

2013

2012

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.

2010

Awarded South Tipperary County Council ‘s Artist Bursary - Emerging Artist Award.

2010

Included in exhibition publication Backwater Twenty-10.

2009

Project member of Backwater Artists Group, Cork.

2008

Included in major publication Representing Art in Ireland.

2005 – ‘08

Assistant Editor and Project Coordinator for major art publication Representing Art in Ireland.


PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Office of Public Works, 

Cork Institute of Technology.