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Solo Exhibitions

'I can't say everything all at once'. Two Queens (project space), Leicester.

'I'll be your mirror'. Stryx, Birmingham. Presented as part of Slice, curated by Emma Mckinney.

'ARK'. The Joinery, Dublin. Selected as part of the Joinery's Graduate Program.

Selected Group Exhibitions, Workshops and Screenings

'Correspondence', workshop facilitator. Delivered for Scottish Artists Union, Dundee.

'Front Horse', screening. Curated by Lila Matsumoto and Matthew Hamblin, Nottingham.

'NAWKI', screening. Selected by ESP/Eastside Projects, produced by 12ø Collective. Various venues, UK

'Would you like to come back to our hut?', group exhibition. Backlit, Nottingham.

'This can only be thought of as a monologue within a dialogue', guest speaker and producer with Claire Walsh. Edinburgh College of Art Friday Talk lecture series.

‘Crabs and Butterflies’, workshop facilitator. Hosted by Jessica Gogan. Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop

‘Modern Edinburgh Film School: Mairi Lafferty’, screening. Part of the Ripples on the Pond programme. CCA, Glasgow

'Edits-While-U-Wait workshop and Symbiopsychotaxiplasm Take One screening', presented as part of ECA/ESW Graduate Bursary Award residency. Edits-While-U-Wait is run by Claire Walsh. Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop

‘Reading in the Dark’, screening (curator). Glasgow Film Festival, supported by MAP Magazine. CCA, Glasgow

'Silver Screen Darling', screening. Thurrock International Film Festival

'Remote Possibilities', group exhibition. Timespan Museum and Arts Centre, Sutherland

'Leave the Capitol', group exhibition. The Fleming Collection, London

'Points of Departure', group exhibition. Filmbase for Darklight Festival 2010, Dublin

'Portret Paviljoen/ Portrait Pavilion', group exhibition. Kasteel Duivenvoorde, Voorschoten

Selected Publications

'Tone Poems', writer. MAP

'Publication Happens', contributor. Eastside Projects / ESP.

'Out of Office Auto-Reply', contributor. MAP

Front Horse: Issue 1, contributor. Edited by Lila Matsumoto and Matthew Hamblin.

MAP: Footnoting the Archive, guest editor, contributor.

‘How To Fake Your Own Death’, artist. MAP

‘I, the Other, the Space Between: Reading in the Dark’, writer. MAP

‘Reading in the Dark: Voice – Text – Screen’, curator. MAP

‘X: Embassy Gallery Members Publication’, contributor. Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh

'How to Fake Your Own Death', writer. Occupy Paper, issue 9.

'Death of a Botanist', writer. The Glasshouse Request, ed. Joseph Priestly.

'Johan Grimonprez', contributor. SLCTDBY.

'Bill Jacobson: Urban Haze', writer. GUP Magazine, issue 30. Amsterdam: x Publishers BV.

Contributor. GUP Magazine Blog.

'On Fame & Femininity: Susan Sontag and Annie Leibovitz', writer. GUP Magazine, issue 29. Amsterdam: x Publishers BV

The Tireless Epic: Fieret-Tichy-Heyboer, research assistant. Uitgeverij d'jonge Hond, Fotomuseum Den Haag

Foto en Copyright: G.P. Fieret Vol. 2, research assistant. Uitgeverij Voetnoot, Fotomuseum Den Haag

'A response to Francis Alys: Le Temps du Sommeil', writer. Paper Visual Art Journal

Selected Reviews and Profiles

Interview by Conch.

'Edinburgh College of Art Degree Show 2014' by Susan Mansfield. The List.

'ECA Degree Show 2014: Making Space' by Kate Andrews. The Skinny.

'Edinburgh College of Art Degree Show 2014'. Central Station.

'Suzanne van der Lingen: Ark, The Joinery, 18 – 23 May, 2011' by Rebecca O'Dwyer. Paper Visual Art Journal.

'Focus Artist: Suzanne van der Lingen'. Paper Visual Art Journal.

Artist Profile. Occupy Paper, Issue 1.


2012-2014 MFA Contemporary Art Photography (Distinction)
Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh

2006-2010 BA History of Art and Fine Art, Media (1st)
National College of Art and Design, Dublin

Feb-Jun 2009 BA Photography (Erasmus Exchange Program)
Academie voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp

Selected Professional Arts Experience

Dec 2017 - present
Arts & Heritage Duty Manager. Djanogly Gallery, Nottingham Lakeside Arts, University of Nottingham

Jan 2017 - Dec 2017
Visual Arts Assistant. Djanogly Gallery, Nottingham Lakeside Arts, University of Nottingham

Jan 2017 - present
Advisory board. MAP

Jan 2016 – December 2016
Guest Editor (with Claire Walsh). MAP: Footnoting the Archive.

Jan 2015 – September 2016
Committee member. Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh

Aug - Oct 2010
Intern. The Hague Museum of Photography

Nov 2009 - May 2010
Research Assistant. Gerard Byrne, Dublin

Selected Awards and Residencies

Backlit studio residency (Nov 2016 - Nov 2017)

New Sensations, Saatchi Art (Longlist, nomination)
ECA/ESW Bursary Award
Andrew Grant Bequest Scholarship
Remote Possibilities group residency at Timespan Museum and Arts Centre, Sutherland (UK)

Andrew Grant Bequest Major Award

Solo show, The Joinery Graduate Program (IRE)