Solo Exhibitions


'I can't say everything all at once'. Two Queens, 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


‘Not an Archive’, (group exhibition). Curated by Emily Gray for New Contemporaries. Primary, Nottingham

‘Tone Poems’, (performance). Presented at ‘Modernist Art Writing / Writing Modernist Art’ conference, University of Nottingham


‘Correspondence’, (workshop). Commissioned by Scottish Artists Union. Dundee


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

'Would you like to come back to our hut?', 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). Hosted by Jessica Gogan. Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop

‘How To Fake Your Own Death’, (screening). Part of the Ripples on the Pond programme. CCA, Glasgow

'Edits-While-U-Wait and Symbiopsychotaxiplasm Take One', (workshop and 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). Glasgow Film Festival, supported by MAP Magazine. CCA, Glasgow


'The Artist Writing Room', (group exhibition and workshop). Edinburgh College of Art

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

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


'Leave the Capitol: An Exploration of Contemporary Identity by the Masters Programme, Edinburgh College of Art', (group exhibition). The Fleming Collection, London

'FAIR', (group exhibition). Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh


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

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

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)

Selected Publications


‘Tone Poems’, (writer), MAP.


‘Publication Happens’, (contributing writer), Eastside Projects. Birmingham

‘Out of Office Auto-Reply: Chapter Five’, (writer), MAP.


MAP: Footnoting the Archive, (guest editor, artist).


‘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.

Contributor. Paper Visual Art Dublin Edition.

'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

'Critical Masses: Towards a New Medium for Art Criticism', (writer). Circa Art Magazine

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


2012 – 2014

MFA Contemporary Art Practice (Photography; Distinction)

Edinburgh College of Art

Feb – Jun 2009

BA Photography (Erasmus Exchange Program)

Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp

2006 – 2010

BA (Hons) History of Art and Fine Art (Media; 1st Class Hons)

National College of Art and Design, Dublin

Professional Arts Experience

Dec 2017 - Dec 2019

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


Jan 2016 – December 2016

Guest Editor (with Claire Walsh) 'Footnoting the Archive'


Jan 2015 – September 2016

Committee Member

Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh

Oct 2014 – Aug 2015

Contributor (members’ voluntary contributions)

Forest Centre Plus, Edinburgh

Oct 2011 – Apr 2012


Dek22, Rotterdam

Apr 2011


TAG gallery, the Hague

Aug - Oct 2010


The Hague Museum of Photography

Nov 2009 - May 2010

Research Assistant

Gerard Byrne, Dublin