Aoife O’Connor (b.1995) is a sculptor who sneaks illustration and performance into their practice. After studying Fine Art at the School of Art Belfast, they currently work in Belfast. To date they have exhibited both nationally and internationally.
Recent projects include managing and performing in Dreamland in collaboration with Jordain Molloy Gillen at the John Luke Gallery, Belfast. Prior to this O’Connor was selected as an emerging artist to perform as part of FIX 19 performance biennale at Catalyst, Belfast.
Currently, O’Connor is the Artist in Residence at Ulster University. Creating a body of work exploring the themes of love and health for their first solo show at the An Culturlann, Belfast Summer 2020.