DÉIRDRE KELLY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION         

Master of Arts, Wimbledon School of Art, London

Bachelor of Education Honours Degree, Bristol Polytechnic

 

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017      ‘Migrations’ Eagle Gallery, London

2016      ‘Leporelli Veneziani’ Emily Harvey Foundation, Venice, Italy

2016      'Imago Mundi' representing Ireland for Luciano Benetton collection

2015      'Broosistan' special commission for nomadic country visiting Venice

2015      ‘Map Room: Tra due element sospesa’, SG gallery, Venice, Italy

2014      ‘Not to be Used for Navigation’, SG gallery, Venice, Italy

2013      'Off the Map', Alba, London

2012      'Reincarnation', London Print Studio, UK

2012      'Civilizing the Wilderness' Eigse, Carlow Arts Festival, Ireland

2003      'Mappa Mundi', Lawrence Graham, London

2002      Galerie Luc Queryel, Paris

2001      Dean Clough, Halifax

1996      Galerie Luc Queryel, Paris

1996      The Brahm Gallery, Leeds

1996      Harriet Green Gallery, London

1993      New Academy Gallery, London

1987      Intaglio Gallery, London

 

AWARDS

British Council / Museu da Gravura, Brazil 1994

Whatman Paper Prize 1988

Atlantis Paper Purchase Prize 1987

Sericol Purchase Prize 1986

 

RESIDENCIES

2011- ongoing Resident Artist, Scuola Internazionale di Grafica Venezia, Italy

2012 & 2013 & 2016 Ballinglen Arts Foundation, North Mayo, Ireland

2002 Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venice, Italy

1994 Museu da Gravura, Curitba, Brazil

 

PUBLIC & PRIVATE COLLECTIONS   

Atlantis Paper Company

Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Ireland

BP Europe, Brussels

Covington & Burling

Charing Cross Hospital, London

Kings College School, London

Lawrence Graham, London

LBC, London

Luciano Benetton Collection, Italy

Museu da Gravura, Curitiba, Brazil

Museum of Modern Art Library, New York

October Films, London

Sedgewick Group International

Tate Gallery Library, London

                                                               

COMMISSIONS

Reuters Ltd

Equitable House Ltd

 

PUBLICATIONS

‘A Walk Past Standing Heads’ Wild Pansy Press  2016

‘Meeting of the Waters’ Wild Pansy Press  2016

'Islands & Bridges'  Wild Pansy Press 2009

'Maria'  Wild Pansy Press 2000

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

‘The Irish Times Magazine’ Manchán Magan 2016

Mapping, Jeremy Crampton, Wiley-Blackwell 2010

Art Monthly, September 2001

Segundo Caderno, Brazil, September 2000

Galleries, August 2000

Arts Review, August 2000

Watch Art Start, BBC, 1998

Tele Venezia, Italian Arts TV Programme 1992

Artists Newletter, 1991

Watercolours, Drawings & Prints, 1991

 

CURATORIAL   

SG Gallery, SIG, Venice 2009 - ongoing                                

London Print Studio Gallery, 1998-2000           

Hardware Gallery, London, 1985-2003         

 

GUEST SPEAKER                 

'Pagine d'arte', Accademia di Belle Arti, Bologna 2015, Fondazione di Bevilaqua la Masa, Venice 2011, ‘Impact’ Conference, University of West of England 2001, ‘Book to Basics’ Conference, Dean Clough Halifax 1998, Artists Books Conference,Tate Gallery London 1995 & at many universities including Winchester School of Art, Wimbledon School of Art, Brighton University, UCAD Ireland & Royal College of Art, London,               

Lives and works in Venice, Italy

E MAIL    deirdrekelly2012@gmail.com