C.V.

Education

  • BA (Honours), Fine Art, Crawford College of Art and Design, Cork, Ireland, 2013 - 2017
  • FETAC Level 5, Graphic Design, Print-making & Photography, Ballyfermot College of Further Education, Dublin, Ireland, 2011 - 2012

Work Experience

August 2016 – November 2016: Volunteering in the Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork with Anti-Deportation Ireland

  • Facilitating groups of teenagers in various art workshops alongside other artists

June 2016 – August 2016: CIT Student Scholarship ‘Volunteer Abroad’, Teaching Art to Youths in Oaxaca, Mexico

  • Teaching art to children with learning disabilities
  • Coordinating large art classes with children from all ages
  • Creating lesson plans and coming up with exciting new games and activities

August 2012 – April 2013: Internship, Kilkenny County Council Arts Office

  • Managing the ‘ Upstairs Gallery’, Watergate Theatre, Kilkenny: duties included; sales, exhibition openings, handling of the work, press and marketing
  • Facilitating and organizing a host of workshops for children, and writing workshops
  • Updating social networking site; Kilkenny Arts Office website, Flikr and a blog
  • Informing people of all upcoming events, acting as first point of contact to the public
  • PR, bookings and payments for numerous events and workshops across all artforms

June 2011 – June 2014: Work as part of the Decorative team for ‘Body&Soul’, both at ‘Body&Soul’ Festival and the ‘Body&Soul’ area at Electric Picnic

  • Working as part of a team to create professional aesthetic backdrops for festivals
  • Working with a range of materials such as textiles and willow to create large scale installations
  • Designing and decorating indoors and outdoor areas in relation to specific themes and brands

Exhibition Record

  • ‘Beyond Dialogue’, Crawford Degree Show, 2017
  • KFEST Arts and Music, Kilorglin, Kerry, June 2015, 2016 & 2017
  • ‘Murmuration’, Crawford Third Year Show, The Village Hall, Cork, May 2016
  • Group Show, Camden Palace Hotel Community Arts Centre, Cork, 2015

Artist Residencies

  • Limerick Printmakers Studio and Gallery, Limerick City, January - June 2018

Invigilation

  • Patrick O’Connor, (1940- ), Kilkenny County Council Arts Office, August 2011
  • The Museum of Broken Relationships, Kilkenny County Council Arts Office, July 2009
  • Postcards from the Edge, Kilkenny County Council Arts Office, 2007