In absolutely fantastic company having been selected as a Finalist in this year's Loewe Foundation Craft Prize...
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Current Exhibitions -
Spring Exhibition - Erskine Hall & Coe
March 9th - April 1st 2017
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JW Anderson Curates
The Hepworth Wakefield Gallery
March 18th - June 18th 2017
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Selected Maker -
Design & Crafts Council of Ireland ‘Portfolio - Critical Selection’ - each year since 2006
Solo Exhibition Catalogue 2016, Erskine Hall & Coe, Essay by Emma Crichton-Miller
Solo Exhibition Catalogue 2014, Erskine Hall & Coe, Essay by Garth Clark
Ceramic Review - Jan/Feb 2013 (Interview by Angus Stewart)
Irish Arts Review - Nov/Dec 2012 (Interview by Frances McDonald)
‘Ceramics – Art & Perception’, Sept ‘09
‘la revue de la Ceramique et du Verre’, July/August 2007
‘NCG – Review, 2000 – 2004’, DCCOI Publication
Invited Demonstrator -
Ceramics Ireland International Festival 2010
University of Ulster 2011, 2012
Golden Fleece Award - Merit - 2016
Peter Brennan Pioneering Potter Award, Ceramics Ireland, 2010
C.C.O.I. Travel Bursary Award 2006, 2007
Design & Crafts Council of Ireland (D.C.C.O.I). Research and Development Award 2005
International Residencies -
It is my pleasure to have been awarded the opportunity to work on two International residencies...
- 2013 - Liverpool (U.K.), undertaking a 6-week residency at Hope University in partnership with the Bluecoat Display Centre and supported by The Crafts Council of Ireland.
- 2011 - I was one of 13 Irish Makers selected to participate in a month-long residency in FULE International Ceramic Art Museums, Fuping, China
Invited speaker -
Crawford College of Art & Design - Cork, 2016
Irish Contemporary Ceramics Collection - Limerick School of Art & Design, 2015
Panel discussion at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum of America, 2010
Selected Exhibitions -
2016 VASE, Function Reviewed. Group Exhibition curated by Brian Kennedy. National Craft Gallery, Kilkenny.
2016 London Art Fair. Represented by Oliver Sears Gallery
2015 'Caliology & Lineage' - Joint Exhibition with Sasha Sykes @ Oliver Sears Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2015 'SARA FLYNN & ANDREA WALSH' Paris. (Represented by - Mouvements Modernes)
2015 'In Residence', Group Exhibition with Oliver Sears Gallery, Fitzroy Square, London
2015 Joint exhibition with Matthew Chambers, Puls Gallery, Brussels
2015 London Art Fair (Represented by Erskine Hall & Coe)
2015 Artgenève, Taste Contemporary Craft, Geneva, Switzerland
2015 Group exhibition, Lacoste Gallery, Concorde, U.S.A.
2014 ‘Centred’, Juried Exhibition ,Farmleigh Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2014 ‘Vase . Vessel . Void', Oliver Sears Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2014 'Case', Lavit Gallery, Cork, Ireland
2014 'Taste Contemporary Craft', Geneva, Switzerland
2013 'FIVE into FOUR', Oliver Sears Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2013 Summer Exhibition, Mullan Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland
2013 'The Importance of West', The Lavit Gallery, Cork, Ireland
2013 'Classic & Contemporary' - Erskine Hall & Coe, London.
2012 'Future Beauty' - Portfolio - Critical Selection 2013, National Craft Gallery, Kilkenny, Ireland.
2012 SOFA Chicago - (Sculpture, Objects, Functional Art) Navy Pier, Chicago, Il, U.S.A.
Represented by Erskine Hall & Coe, London.
2012 'In Situ', The Civic, Barnsley, Yorkshire, U.K. and (2013) The Djanogly Art Gallery, Lakeside Art Centre at Nottingham University, U.K.
2012 'My Place', The Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool, U.K.
2012 Collect, London, U.K.
2012 SOFA New York, U.S.A.
(Both of the above Represented By Erskine, Hall & Coe, London, U.K.)
2012 'Dubh - A Dialogue in Black', Oliver Sears' Gallery, Dublin & (2011) AIHS, NYC, U.S.A.
2012 Ceramic Art London, Royal College of Art, London, U.K.
2011 'Duet', Joint exhibition with U.K. Ceramicist Jane Hamlyn @ The Biscuit Factory,Newcastle upon Tyne, U.K.
2011 'Dubh - A Dialogue in Black', AIHS, NYC, U.S.A.
2011 'transFORM', Ceramics Ireland Juried Exhibition
2011 Ceramics Ireland Annual Exhibition, Rathfarham Castle, Co. Dublin
2011 'fineEarth', Wandesford Quay Gallery, Cork.
2011 'Newcomers', OnLine Gallery, Hampshire, U.K.
2011 'Collect', Saatchi Galley, London. U.K.
2011 'Ceramic Art London', Royal College of Art, London, U.K.
2010 'Present - Contemporary Craft',Sarah Myerscough Fine Art, London, U.K.
2010 Design Miami/Basel -Miami,Florida,U.S.A.
2010 'Black', Leach Pottery Museum, St. Ives, Cornwall, U.K.
2010 'MaterialPoetry', American Irish Historical Society, New York, NY, U.S.A.
2010 'Origin', Old Spitalfields Market,London, U.K.
2010 Summer Exhibition, Galerie Besson, London, U.K.
2010 'Positive Space', Joint exhibition with fellow Cork artist Nuala O'Donovan,
Wandesford Quay Gallery, Cork.
2010 'Womens' Work', Gallerytop, Derbyshire, U.K.
2010 'Portfolio', National Craft Gallery, Kilkenny
2010 'Collect', Saatchi Gallery, London
2010 'Art of Clay', Zozimus Gallery, Dublin
2010 'Thrown - Ceramics selected by Sara Flynn', Lavit Gallery, Cork
2010 'Sculptural Ceramics', Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
2010 ‘Black and Gold’, Platform Gallery, Lancashire, U.K.
2010 Ceramic Art London, Royal College of Art, London, U.K.
2009 ‘Bowls’, Le Lavoir, Paris
2009 ‘Distinction’, Manchester Craft & Design Centre, U.K.
2009 ‘Origin’, Somerset House, London, U.K.
2009 ‘Virtuoso’, SDC Gallery, London. U.K.
2009 ‘Organic Geometry’, National Craft Gallery, Kilkenny.
2009 ‘50’, Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool, U.K.
2008 ‘Realisations’, AIHS, New York, U.S.A.
2008 ‘Origin’, Somerset House, London. U.K.
2008 ‘NCG @ SOFA Chicago’, Chicago, Il, U.S.A.
2008 ‘Clay & Four’, Doswell Gallery, Rosscarbery, Co.Cork.
2008 ‘Portfolio’, Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool, U.K.
2008 ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’, National Craft Gallery, Kilkenny.
2007 ‘NCG @ SOFA Chicago’, Chicago, Il, U.S.A.
2007 ‘Side by Side’, Hunt Museum, Limerick.
2007 The Stour Gallery, Shipston on Stour, England.
2007 ‘Seomra’, SEMA, Paris. France.
2007 ‘Ballade Irlandaise’, Galerie Embargo, Paris, France.
2006 ‘Internationally Local’,Keane on Ceramics, Kinsale.
2006 ‘Collectors Event’, Hunt Museum, Limerick.
2006 ‘Collect@NCG’, National Craft Gallery, Kilkenny.
2005 ’Collectors Event’, Hunt Museum, Limerick.
2005 ‘Not Just Pots!’, National Museum of Ireland.
2005 ‘Element’, Garter Lane Arts Centre, Waterford.
2005 ‘Review 00-04’, National Craft Gallery, Kilkenny.
2005 ‘RED’. The Old Sorting Office, Barnes , London. U.K.
2005 ‘Forty Shades of Green’, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork
2004 ‘Collect@NCG’, National Craft Gallery, Kilkenny.
2002 ‘Of Colour in Craft’, National Craft Gallery, Kilkenny.
2002 ‘Irish Designers @ Habitat’, Habitat, Dublin.
1998 ‘Ceramics’, West Cork Arts Centre, Skibbereen.