AOIFE O’CONNOR CV

Visual Artist | Belfast 

 

EDUCATION

2015 – 2019      BA (Hons) Fine Art, Ulster University, Belfast, UK

2017 – 2018      Erasmus+ Placement, Art Academy of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

2013 – 2014      Foundation Degree, Art & Design, Ulster University, Belfast, UK

 

EXHIBITIONS

2020                  Mental Dental, Solo performance, Glass Box Gallery, Belfast, UK

2020                  Love Bites, Group exhibition, John Luke Gallery, Belfast, UK

2020                  Emergence III, Group show, QSS, Belfast, UK

2020                  Dead Heading, Group performance, The Glassworks, Derry, UK

2019                  Blind Baking, Solo Performance, Art for All Gallery, Belfast, UK

2019                  Arts Cabaret 19, Faxbox Project, JJ Harlow's Bar, Roscommon, Ireland

2019                  The Nude Exhibition, The Candid Arts Trust, London, UK

2019                  Sleep On it, Solo Performance, Fix 2019, Catalyst Arts, Belfast, UK

2019                  The Wardens, Solo Performance, Culture Night 2019, Belfast, UK

2019                  Klass Art, Group Exhibiton, Array Studios, Belfast, UK

2019                  Belfast School of Art Degree Show, Ulster University, Belfast, UK

2019                  Banana Drama,Solo Exhibition, Glass Box Gallery, Belfast, UK

2019                  Party’s Over, Live Solo Performance, BIFPA 19, Glass Box Gallery, Belfast, UK

2019                  Untitled, Live Group Performance, BIFPA 19, Pollen Studios, Belfast, UK

2018                  Sky Field,Group Performance, University Ulster, Belfast, UK

2018                  Performative Walk, Ulster University, Belfast, UK

2018                  Real Handy, Rigazine Fest, Riga, Latvia

2017                  Re: nouveux, Group exhibition,Catalyst Arts, Belfast, UK

2017                  Exquisite Corpse, Group exhibition, Goose Lane Gallery, Belfast, UK

2016                  I Am Not Sorry, Group performance, Pollen Studios, Belfast, UK

2015                 12 Pigeons of Christmas, Solo performance, Royal Avenue, Belfast, UK

 

 

WORKSHOPS/TALKS

2020                 ‘Now What?, Artist Talk, Ulster University, Belfast

2019                 Chains for Change, Alternative Art School, The MAC, Belfast          

2019                 Illustration Explosion, Ulster Museum, Belfast                                                

2019                 Spooky Seminar, Lens Seminar, Ulster University, Belfast

2018                 Fill the Page, Drawing Workshop, Riga, Latvia

 

EXPERIENCE

2020                Festival Assistant, BIFPA 20, Belfast

2019                Project Manager, Dreamland– Active Window, Art for All Gallery, Belfast

2019                Queer Camp Attendee, Outburst Festival, Belfast

2019                Event Dresser/Visual Merchandising Assistant, Creating Retail Magic

2017                Workshop Assistant, Mak9 Group, Belfast, UK

2017                Red Set Design, Lyric Theatre, Belfast, UK

2017                Invigilator, River.be.o, Belfast, UK

2016                Gallery Assistant, Goose Lane Gallery, Belfast, UK

2016                Gallery Volunteer, East Side Arts Festival, Belfast, UK

 

AWARDS

2019               Gerard Dillion Award – Winner

2019               Q.S.S Emerging Artists Award

 

COLLECTIONS

2018               Rigazine Archive

 

COMMISSIONS

2019               Poster Design, ‘Crilli’ Music Events

2019               Sculpture Design, Neon Garden, Bank Square, Belfast

 

RESIDENCIES

2019               Graduate Residency, Ulster University, Belfast

2010 - present
2010 - present

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