2015 PhD in Fine Art (Media): NCAD, Dublin

2008 MFA in Computer Art: School of Visual Arts, NYC, New York

MFA thesis included in the MFA Computer Art “Selected Work” DVD

Awarded School of Visual Arts’ Paula Rhodes Award for Excellence

Other qualifications

2006 Minshar school of Arts, Tel Aviv

Professional Memberships

AICA-Ireland International Association of Art Critics

Visual Artists Ireland

LUX Dublin

Curatorial Work


2019 [upcoming] ‘Where you are lost, we are Sídhe’  at Engage Art Studios, Galway, May 2019
‘The Question of Feeling At Home’, PSS, Belfast []
2018 Curatorial Assistant to Aisling Prior, Pallas Studios Periodical Review, Dublin
2017 Paul Moore, ‘Unsettlement’, Platform Arts, Belfast


2016 Helen Mac Mahon, Kate O’Shea, Elad Rosen, ‘Colour-Paint-Painting’, TACTIC, Cork


2015 Steven Maybury, Gianna Tasha Tomasso, Suzi Coombs, Miya Ando, Donna FitzSymons, Abigail Denniston, ‘Little Piece’, Custom House, Westport


2014 Annemarie Ní Churreáin, Steven Maybury, ‘ Epigraphing Rathmines’, MART, Dublin


2013 Amanda Coogan, artist talk as part of ‘I Had Never Seen A Woman Conduct An Orchestra’ group exhibition. Irish debut for Iranian artists Alysse Stepanian, Farideh Shahsavarani, Haleh Jamali, Mozhgan Erfani, Parya Vatankhah, and Israeli writer Sharon Har Paz, ‘The Market Studios’, Dublin.


2012 Steven Maybury (IE), Miya Ando (USA/JP), Efrat Gal (Israel), Donna FitzSymons (IE), Monica Flynn(IE), Catherine Harty(IE), Joan Healy (IE), ‘Stories to Wake Up With’, The Market Studios, Dublin


2010 Amanda Dunsmore, Mhairi Sutherland, Roberta Lima (BR), Brigit McCone, Ian Clothworthy, Padraig Parle, Paul Gallagher, Daniele Idini, Niamh Ferris, ‘grained’ gallery show, Back Loft gallery, Dublin
2009 Amanda Dunsmore (IE), Andy Deck (US), Cormac Browne (IE), Tamar Lederberg (Israel), Declan McGauran (IE), Brigit McCone (IE), Ian Clothworthy (IE), Evan Flynn (IE), ‘Cannons & Muses Think Tank’ pop-up gallery, 2009 Electric Picnic Festival
2007 ‘Unlock’ MFA CA student show, New York City, NY
2006 ‘Let’s call it routine’, Minshar Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel
2005 ‘What Do You Mean’, Minshar Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

Other Curatorial Experience

2017 Visiting Curator, including studio visits in local artists’ studios, and meeting with the Saskatchewan Arts Board programme consultant for visits to local galleries, Saskatoon, Canada.
Selected to take part of the curatorial intensive ‘Curatorial Directions’ by The Mac, Belfast, which took place in Belfast and Milan, and had an emphasis on writing, editing, and publishing texts in an art context.
2016 Invited Speed Curator, VAI NI
Platform Arts Booth, Supermarket Art Fair, Sweden, including Michael Hannah, Rachael Campbell-Palmer, Iolanda Rocha, Jacqueline Holt, and Hannah McBride
2012 The Market Studios Curatorial Residency funded by The Arts Council and Dublin City Council.

Visual Art Practice

Landing Collective (collaborative practice with dance artist Aliina Lindroos) | ||


‘Home Is Where’ at Lahti Fringe Festival 2018, Finland
‘Foreign Tide’ moving image, Eye’s Walk Digital festival 2018, Ano Syros, Greece
‘Weaved Memory’ – print, Take Heart fundraiser in aid of Dublin Rape Crisis Centre, Bagots Hutton, Dublin
‘Home Is Where?’ performance, Witches for Repeal II event, MVP, Dublin 8
‘Folded In Tradition’ performance, PERFORMANCE PLATFORM, Draíocht, Blanchardstown Curated by Sharon Murphy
‘Folded In Tradition’ performance, LIVESTOCK Live Art, MART, Dublin, curated by Francis Fay & Eleanor Lawler
‘Can you hear the birds from the water?’ & ‘Topography’ 2-channel moving image, PLATFORM 2018, Draíocht, Curated by Sharon Murphy
‘The Land Wants Me Here’ video installation, transmediale/CTM Vorspiel 2018: Emerge/ncy at Galerie Mausefalle, Berlin, Germany
‘Can you hear the birds from the water?’ moving image, Joint Effort II, Lubbock, TX, USA, curated by Expanded Draught: Allison Regan & Cody Arnall
‘Landing, Channel One’ moving image, PXVI Members Show, Platform Arts, Belfast
‘Landing’ performance & gallery exhibition at Eight Gallery, Dublin

Individual Practice

2018 ‘How To Belong’, moving image installation and performance, Artist Gathering, Dublin, curated by Cara Farnan [documentation]
‘Point Of Boil’ – Video installation commissioned for Musrara Mix Festival public art programme, Jerusalem, Israel, Curated by Sharon Horodi [on Vimeo, password: PoBoil]
‘Visa Application Appendix 11/c’, MART Gallery, Curated by Taproot & Deirdre Morrissey. Repeal fundraising exhibition
‘My Dear’ – moving image, commissioned for ‘Minshar Art Support of Asylum Seekers’ project, Tel Aviv, Israel [on Vimeo, password: MyDear]
2017 ‘Visa Application Appendix 11/c’, moving image live installations, commissioned for ICAF Lagos 2017 festival, Lagos, Nigeria [project page]
2015 ‘Inside Voices Sounding Foreign’, audio Installation, Materiality exhibition, NUI Galway, curated by Tom O’Dea [excerpt]
2014 ‘Made From Scratch’ moving image, YFactor theatre production, Axis, Ballymun, Dublin [excerpt]
‘Being There’ moving image, Culture Night, Hospital, Co. Limerick [on YouTube]
2013 ‘Being There’, moving image, V*A*P*I*D, Video Salon, La Catedral Studios, Dublin
‘SonicNeurons~’ interactive audio installation, Signal to Noise, Culture night, Ennis, Ireland
‘Being There’ moving image triptych, Toothache Duet’s online & Gallery event at ]performance space[, London
2010 ‘FAT’ moving image for theatre, Talking Shop Ensemble, Dublin Fringe Festival
2009 ‘AleXis’ digital audio performance, We Are an Exhibition performance event, Dublin
2008 ‘nine2five’ moving image for dance/theatre, Hakibutzim Seminar, Tel Aviv, Israel [documentation]
‘ElectroMmunication’ interactive installation, SVA Chelsea Gallery, New York City, NY [documentation]
‘SonicNeurons~’ interactive audio installation, SVA Chelsea Gallery, New York City, NY [documentation]
‘Conversation’ moving image piece, Dunedin Fringe Festival, New Zealand [on YouTube]
2007 ‘Relationship/Conversation’ moving image installation, MFA CA Open Studios, New York City, NY
‘A Trail of Words’ moving image for a dance, film produced by Vertical Vision, NYC, NY
2006 ‘Ghost’ moving image, Unlock, MFA CA student show, New York City, NY
‘No Exit’ interactive installation, Minshar Art, Tel Aviv, Israel [documentation]


2018 Artist Residency, TAMMAM Atelier, London, UK
Artist Residency, Draiocht Art Centre, Dublin, Ireland
2017 Artist residency ICAF LAGOS AiR 2017, Lagos, Nigeria
Artist Residency, PAVED Arts Gallery, Saskatoon, Canada


2017 Guest Lecturer at IADT’s ARC MA, presenting ‘Unsettlement’ and participating in a Q&A
2012-2014 Lecturer at NMC/NMTC College in Dublin; Designing and delivering course curriculum for HND & MA courses in LMU accredited Film, Photography, Animation, and Research Methods modules; Supervising MA theses students in Film, Photography, and Animation.
2011-2012 Part Time Lecturer, NCAD Visual Culture Faculty; Writing and delivering 1st & 2nd year Cultural Studies course.


Ongoing Intersecting Interests art writing blog.


2019 [upcoming] Review of Anita Groener’s  ‘The Past is a Foreign Country’, The Dock gallery in Carrick-on-Shannon
[upcoming] Commissioned text about ‘In The Hole’ by Linda Duvall’s ‘In The Hole’ for PAVED Gallery, Saskatoon, Canada
2018 ‘I Already Know my Body is Politics’ to be published in Bloomers Magazine
Review of Sarah Walker’s ‘Trees Drawings on the Sky’, Oliver Sears Gallery, published in the Visual Artists Newsletter, July 2018
‘A Window Into Lagos Art Festival Season’ published on CIRCA Magazine April 2018
‘Portraits In Motion’ ICAF Lagos residency report, published in the Visual Artists Newsletter March 2018
2017 ‘Belfast School of Art Degree Show: Zara Lyness’ published on CIRCA Magazine: This Matters Now– Degree Shows 2017: Writers’ Choice July 2017
‘Joy Gerrard’s ‘shot crowd’ at the RHA’ published on CIRCA Magazine: This Matters Now Feb 2017
2016 ‘Rethinking the terms of political engagement in arts research and practice’ in Mind the Gap! Working papers on practice-based doctoral research in the creative arts and media editor Desmond Bell
2013 ‘Art and Trespassing: Contemporary Found Places’ published on Imprint  Zine Vol. 1 Issue No. 2 – Conviviality, curated by Monica Flynn, Sept 2013

Other Professional Experience

2018-2019 Ads Account Coordinator, Google, Dublin
2015-2017 Co-Director, Treasurer and Board Member Platform Arts Gallery and Studios, Belfast
2016-2017 Subject Matter Expert for Google, Arvato Financial Solutions, Dublin
2015-2016 Google AW/Analytics Technical Support Services, Arvato Financial Solutions, Dublin
2009-2010 Arts administrator at Cannons & Muses project; included general administration, liaising with artists and organisation, website maintenance, marketing, venue booking & budgeting.


Expenses accounting for Been-noon Law Firm, managing expense calculation and division for a shared office space for three law firms based in Israel on a monthly basis.
2008 Archive and Website intern at Franklin Furnace Archive []
2006-2008 Computer Lab Assistant at the SVA MFA Computer Art in NY
2006-2008 Archivist at the SVA MFA Computer Art in NY