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Exhibitions

Offsite event with The Glucksman, Cork, Jun 2021

Solo exhibition, Illuminations Gallery, National University of Ireland/NUI Maynooth, 2021

Solo exhibition, Gasworks, London, 2021

Solo exhibition, De La Warr Pavillion, Bexhill, 2021

Dissolving Beyond The Worm Moon, Solstice Arts Centre, Sep 2019

Illusions of Love Dyed by Sunset, The LAB, Mar 2018 (solo)

The dust carried me into the watchful summer, Eight Gallery, Sep 2017

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Group

2 person show , The Dock, Nov 2020

Human, 126 Gallery, Curated by Simon Fennessy Corcoran, Aug 2020

On Belonging, The Library Project curated by Diana Bamimeke, Feb 2021

Dissolving Histories, Golden Thread Gallery Curated by Peter Richards and Mary Cremin, Feb 2020

Dun Laoghaire collection exhibition, dlr LexIcon, feb 2020

In the Age of Conscious Makers, NCAD Gallery, 2019

A Fiction Close to Reality, IMMA, 2019

Pallas Periodical Review, Pallas projects, Dec 2018

Futures, Series 3, Episode 2, Royal Hibernian Acadamy, Nov 2018

Syntonic State, Tulca 18, Curated by Linda Shevlin, Nov 2018

Drop Everything, Aras Eanna Arts Centre, 2018

VUE art fair, RHA Gallery, 2018

Stream, The Complex, 2017

RDS Visual Arts Awards, curated by Alice Maher, RDS Concert Hall, 2016

I Am Doing Things, IADT Dun Laoghaire, 2016

Juvenoia, Pallas Projects and Studios, 2015

Islands, The Mart, 2015

Separate, The Mart, 2014

Imagination, The Drawing Project, Dun Laoghaire, 2013

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Residencies

Cité Internationale des Arts Paris, residency, Institut Français, 2021

Gasworks studio residency award 2020

Fingal RHA studio award 2019/2020

Temple Bar Gallery Graduate Residency Award, 2018 – 2019

RHA Graduate Studio Award, 2016- 2017

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Artist Talks and lecturing

Visiting Lecturer, IADT, February 2020

Panel Discussion with Georgina Jackson and Marysia Wieckiewicz-Carroll, The LAB, 2020

Artist Talk, Solstice Arts Centre, 2019

Visiting Lecturer, GMIT as part of the MA Creative Practice Visiting Lecturer programme, November 2018

Panel discussion with Joy Gerrard and Kevin Atherton chaired by Sarah O’Neill, RHA, May 2018

Visiting Lecturer, IADT, November 2017

Artist Talk, Hugh Lane, June 2017

Cruinniú na Cásca, panel discussion chaired by Cristín Leach, Dublin Castle, April 2017

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Awards

Fingal Artist Bursary, 2019

Arts council Visual arts bursary award, 2020

Fingal Artist Bursary, 2020

Gasworks/Freelands Exhibition/Residency award 2020

Arts council Visual arts bursary award, 2019

AFAC Visual Arts Grant, 2018

Fingal Artist Bursary, 2018

Arts council Visual arts bursary award, 2018

Shortlisted for the RDS visual Arts Awards, 2016

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Publications and reviews

Rose Tinted Nostalgia, Aidan Kelly Murphy, Visual Artist Newsletter, Sep 2019

Review of TULCA, Syntonic State, Aine Phillips, Visual Artists’ Newsletter, Jan 2019

Art is thriving in a time of cultural disruption: Exhibition highlights of the year, Aidan Dunne, The Irish Times, Dec 2018

Pallas Periodical Review: a lively look at the state of Irish contemporary visual art, Aidan Dunne, The Irish Times, Dec 2018

Bleeders: review of Film “Fenced Within the Silent Cold Walls”, James Merrigan, I AM NOT A PAINTER, Dec 2018

Review of TULCA, Syntonic State, Catherine Harty, Circa Art Magazine, Dec 2018

High anxiety and the fine art of falling apart, Aidan Dunne, The Irish Times, Nov 2018

Existential Show for Our Times, Cristin Leach, Sunday Times Culture, 25th November 2018

Welcome to the Future, Padraic E Moore, Irish Arts Review, Winter Issue 2018/2019

People and Places: Exhibition highlights of the year, Margarita Cappock, Irish Arts Review, Winter Issue 2018/2019

Finding the Line, Interview with Bassam Al-Sabah, Cecilia Danell and Marcel Vidal by Joanne Laws, VAN, 2018

From Iraq to Ireland: UFO Robot Grendizer and visual artist Bassam Al-Sabah, 2018

Review of “Illusion of Love Dyed by Sunset”, Circa Art Magazine, By Suzanne Walsh, 2018

Five star review of “Illusions of Love Dyed by Sunset”, The Irish Times by Aidan Dunne, 2018

The dust carried me into the watchful summer featured in the Irish Times by Gemma Tipton, 2017

50 people to watch in 2017 by Gemma Tipton, 2017

Profile in the Irish Times by Sorcha Pollak, 2016

RDS Visual Arts Awards: encouraging a new generation by Gemma Tipton, 2016

Video Review of Dublin Degree Shows by James Merrigan, 2016

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Collections

Irish Arts Council’s Collection

Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council

Private Collections