Born 1992. Lives and works between Dublin and Mayo

Graduated with a First Class Honours BA in Fine Art Media from the National College of Art and Design, 2014

 

Education

BA Fine Art Media, National College of Art and Design, Dublin, 2014

Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, Central Saint Martins, London, 2011

Spring semester, Department of Supermedia, Academy of Art, Architecture and Design, Prague, 2013

 

Awards

Mayo County Council Materials Assistance Bursary, 2015

Shortlisted for the Hennessy Portrait Prize 2014

 

Selected Exhibitions

'Learning From Georges', SUCH, Helsinki, Finland, September 2015
'Learning From Georges', Fokidos, Athens, Greece, May 2015
Hennessy Portrait Prize Exhibition, National Gallery of Ireland, February 2015

'Neutral', Tulca Festival of Visual Arts, Galway, November 2014

'-BATTERY+', Foundation14, Tullamore, September 2014

'After Hours', Drake Hotel, Toronto, September 2014

National College of Art and Design Graduate Exhibition, Dublin, June 2014

'setup, a device', Mill Street, Dublin 8, March 2014

'A Light Spray', Portland Museum of Modern Art, Portland OR, January 2014

'Reflections in a Broken Stream', #0000FF Gallery, Online, December 2013

'Young Internet Based Artists', The Wrong Digital Art Biennale, Online, November 2013

'National #Selfie Portrait Gallery', Moving Image Contemporary Art Fair, London, October 2013

'Four Floors Above', 30 North Great George’s Street, Dublin, March 2013

'where does the body end?' Supafast Building, Dublin, September 2012

 

Residencies

A Residency by Saoirse Wall, #0000FF Gallery, Online, July 2014

The 46th Lock, Clondra, Longford, July 2013

Collections
National Gallery of Ireland, 2015

 

Curatorial

Co-curator of setup, a device, Dublin, March 2014

Co-director of 'Connections', a series of art workshops and a concluding exhibition with students of Prosper Fingal, Swords, 2013

 

Speaking Engagements

Visiting tutor, National College of Art and Design, Dublin, October 2015
Invited artist, National Drawing Day, National Gallery of Ireland, May 2015
Guest speaker, ‘Lunch Bytes (14): Medium: Film/Video’, IMMA, Dublin, March 2014

 

Press
Clár Imeall, TG4, TV interview, 20/11/14
'Face of Things to Come', article, Sunday Times Culture, 16/11/14
The Works, RTE, TV interview, 14/11/14
'Twelve Irish Portraits You Have to See', irishtimes.com, video, 14/11/14