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Past Exhibition


Laura Ní Fhlaibhín

November 20 - January 16 2016

Laura Ní Fhlaibhín graduated from N.C.A.D. in 2013, with a First Class Honours Degree in Fine Art Paint. She is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Emerging Artist Artlinks Bursary and the Fire Station Artist Studios Sculpture Award.

Laura was selected as an artist in residence on The Living Arts Project 2015, an artist-in-schools initiative, supported by Wexford Arts Centre and The Arts Council. Laura has also been awarded a project-space residency at Catalyst Arts, Belfast.

She is a selected artist on the Wexford County Council Artist in the Community Scheme panel, and has worked with a range of groups on collaborative projects, events and publications. Selected exhibitions include: Emergence, Wexford Arts Centre Annexe Space, Foundation 14,Tullamore, Precognition, Talbot Gallery & Studios Dublin, C30 C60 C90 GO!,NEUE Collective, Library Project Dublin, Graduate Show, Catalyst Arts, Belfast ,Periodical Review 3, Pallas Projects Dublin, Tunneling Physics, Temple Bar Gallery and Studios and Cursed, Catalyst Arts, Belfast. Laura lives and works between Seoul, South Korea and Ireland.

About First Fortnight

First Fortnight is Ireland’s Mental Health Arts Festival and an art therapy service provider. The festival was established to promote mental health awareness, educate and challenge mental health stigma through the creative arts. Our service provides creative art therapy to homeless client referrals from Focus Ireland, Dublin Simon Community. DePaul Trust, Homeless Access team, Crosscare, Sonas Services, Sophia Housing, Threshold, Program for the Homeless and the Salvation Army. Our approach allows us create a space where people can talk about mental health issues in a non-scripted manner and challenge societal perceptions about an issue that will affect one in four of us, nationally.

Past Exhibitions

The Past is a Foreign Country

The Past is a Foreign Country

Anita Groener

May 24 - August 18 2019

The Last Great Album of the Decade

The Last Great Album of the Decade

Anne Maree Barry, Declan Clarke, Alan Phelan, Clíodhna Timoney, The Brian McMahon Archive (Brand New Retro)

March 22 - May 12 2019

In Course of Rearrangement

In Course of Rearrangement

Marielle MacLeman

January 24 - March 10 2019