Artist Statement

vessel

My Sculptures are vessels, the containers of experience and memory. I work mainly in series and/or multiples, taking time, allowing themes to develop as I immerse myself in the story, in the process, in the love affair.

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Education

MFA Visual Arts. Bennington College, Vermont, USA.

BA(hons) Fine Art Sculpture. Winchester School of Art, Hampshire, UK.

Collabration

15 Irish Composers' Collective, Silk a multi-media installation and performance funded by the Art Council.

Solo

17 St. Peter's, Cork City.
15 Stradbally Art house, Laois.
15 Doneraile Park, Cork. Public Art.
13 Signal Art Centre, Bray, Wicklow.
13 Aras Inis Gluaire, Belmullet, Mayo .
12 Watergate Theatre, Kilkenny.
11 To Whom it May Concern. Camden Palace, Cork.
10 Threads, Outlaw Studios & Gallery, Cork.
09 Lab life time learning, Cork City. Audio installation.
08 Flight into Fantasy, Athy, Co. Kildare.
05 SAW (Salem Art Works) Upstate New York. USA. Site-specific installation.

Group

19 Spare Room, Cork.
17 Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare.
17 Mill Cove Gallery, West Cork.
15 HUE. Hive emerging, Waterford.
15 ForM. Bangor Castle walled garden, Down.
14 Trash Culture, Vision Centre, Cork.
14 Mart.ie Blue Moon, Dublin.
11 Art Trail in the Elysian, Cork City.
11 On the threshold hold of everything, inside and out. Tactic, Cork.
11 Clyne Gallery, Temple Bar, Dublin.
10 The Gallows, Art in Production, Old Ford assembly line. Cork.
09 Outlaw Studios, Cork City
09 Landfill Art Project, Pennsylvania. USA. International Group Show
09 The Vagina Monologues, Cork City and hinterland. Performance
08 Sculpture for New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. International Group Show
08 Generation 6, A.I.R Gallery, Chelsea. New York City, USA.
08 North Bennington Sculpture Park, Vermont. USA.
07 SAW (Salem Art Works), Upstate New York. USA.
07 North Bennington Sculpture Park, Vermont, USA.
07 Green Mountain Girls Show. Art at 196 N. Main St., Salem, Upstate New York. USA.
06 SAW (Salem Art Works), Upstate New York. USA.
06 70 Beekman Art Gallery, Saratoga Springs. Upstate New York. USA.
04 North Bennington Sculpture Park, Vermont, USA.
04 Skokie Sculpture Park, Chicago. Illinois. USA.
03 ‘Boundaries’ site-specific exhibition, Rutland Carving Studio. Vermont. USA.
03 Franconia Sculpture Park, Minnesota.

Residences

20 Cill Rialaig, Kerry.

Awards

21 Art Council Award
18 Culture Ireland Grant
15 Cork Council Commission
14 Cork City Council Grant