Exhibitions

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2014

Grotesque Mediocrity, The MAC, Belfast

2012

Gli dei partono, CAR.MA, Livorno, Italy

2010

Parodos GTG, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

2009

The Capital Paintings, Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda, Co Louth

2008

The Capital Paintings, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin

Mannish Boys, Art Projects, London Art Fair (Golden Thread Gallery)

2005

Capital, Context Gallery, Derry

2000

Elementary Forms, Orchard Gallery, Derry

1999

Labour In Irish History, Oakville Galleries, Oakville, Ontario, Canada

 1997

Pearls, Context Gallery, Derry         

1995

A Contribution to the Critique of Political Economy, Orchard Gallery, Derry

1987

Fall Out, Mermaid Theatre, London

 

Selected Two-, Three- and Four-Person Shows

2009

Commodity Form, The Bluecoat, Liverpool (As part of 4×4 exhibition)

(Two-person show with David Mabb)

2008

Commodity Form, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

Commodity Form, The Dock, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim

2000

Better Society, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

(Three-person show with Phil Collins, Daniel Jewesbury)

1998    

Tracings, Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast

(Four-person show with Sol LeWitt, Simon Patterson, Leo de Goede)

1985

Targets/Shields, Unit Seven Gallery, London

(Four-person show with Andrew Carmichael, David Godbold/John Wood)

                       

 Selected Group Shows

2016

VAI/Suki Tea 2015 Art Prize, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

VAI/Suki Tea 2015 Art Prize, Oonagh Young Gallery, Dublin

Résumé, Carico Massimo, Livorno, Italy

The Imagined City Bus Tour, Household, Belfast

20/20 Art in the Eastside Billboard Project, Belfast

2015

Vanishing Futures, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

Everything Must Go, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork

Glasshouse II, Shankill Library, Belfast

2014

You’ve Really Got a Hold on Me, Oakville Galleries, Ontario, Canada

Glasshouse (Orchid Studios Show), Shankill Library, Belfast

MAC International, The MAC, Belfast

Cross My Present, Punto, Macerata, Italy

2013

Imagined Communities, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

Labour & Wait, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California

Art in the Eastside, Engine Room Gallery, Belfast

Momentous Times, Centre for Contemporary Art, Derry

Precious Cargo, London Street Gallery, Derry

2012

Recent Acquisitions (ACNI), Oriel Gallery, Antrim

Interplanetary Revolution, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

I Don’t Know How a Rock Feels, British School at Rome

Spazi Aperti X, Academia di Romania, Rome

Where You Live Now, British School at Rome

Household, Various locations, Belfast

Art Works from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, Alley Arts Centre, Strabane

Tulca – What Became of the People We Used to Be, Various locations, Galway

2011

Drawing a Line Under a Problem, University of Ulster, Belfast

Contemporary Art in Northern Ireland, Parliament Buildings, Belfast

2009    

Uneasy Pieces, Oakville Galleries, Oakville, Toronto, Canada

Additions 2009 – The National Self-Portrait Collection of Ireland, Bourn Vincent Gallery, University of Limerick

Ad Hoc Launch, Ad Hoc, Belfast

2008    

God and Goods, Villa Manin Centro d’Arte Contemporanea, Passariano, Italy

Drawing a Line – A Contemporary Survey of Art from Northern Ireland – Museum of the Heilongjiang Daily, Heilongjiang, China

Winter Salon, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin

Christmas Show, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

2007

Things We May Have Missed, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

2006

The Square Root of Drawing, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin

The London Art Fair, Business Design Centre, London (Golden Thread Gallery)

2005

Soft Passages, Oakville Galleries, Oakville, Toronto, Canada

2004

Art in the Age of Terrorism, Millais Gallery, Southampton

Busan Biennale, Busan Metropolitan Art Museum, South Korea

Clandestini (Venice Biennale show) – Forte Spagnola, L’Aquila, Italy

2003    

Venice Biennale 50, Arsenale, Venice

The National Gallery, The Return, Goethe Institut Inter Nationes, Dublin

Noreen O’Hare Tribute Exhibition, Dunamaise Arts Centre, Portlaoise

2002/3    

Something Else, Touring show, Finland

2002

25th Anniversary Selections, Drawing Center, New York, USA

2000

Sonic Eye, Live performance radio-art event, Helsinki, Finland

Manifesta 3, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ambiguous Authority, Beacon Street Gallery, O’Rourke Centre, Chicago, USA

A Measured Quietude, Brown University, Rhode Island, USA

1999    

A Measured Quietude, Drawing Centre, New York, USA

Contemporary Responses to the Burlington Cartoon, Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast

Project: The Burlington Cartoon – Circa Art Magazine Art Pages

Empire and I, Pitshanger Manor, London, England

A Measured Quietude, Berkley Campus, University of California, USA

1998

EV+A 98, Limerick City Hall, Limerick

1997

Point of Entry, Cable Street Gallery, London

1994

EV+A 94, Limerick City Art Gallery, Limerick

1987

Charlton House Studios Show, Woodlands Gallery, London

1984

Viva La Revolución, Brixton Art Gallery, London

1983

The Importance of Drawing, James Hockey Gallery, Farnham, Surrey

 

Commissioned Public Work

2013

Art in the Eastside, Bilboard Project, Belfast

2009

Crunch – Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival, Belfast

2004

Ulysses, Verbal Arts Centre, Derry

1997

Crash, AICA Conference commission, Derry

1995

Shoes of the Absent, Bogside, Derry

1994

Red Free Derry, Bogside, Derry