Performance Art in Ireland: A History 2016 United States Speaking Tour and Performances by Áine Phillips.
Live performance titled, Heartstrings
Saturday February 6, 2016 7:00-8:30pm
Sunday, February 7, 2016 7:00-8:30pm
55 Norfolk Street
Born in Dublin in 1965, Áine Phillips has been making a show of herself, exhibiting multi-media performance works in Ireland and internationally since the late 80's. She creates work for diverse contexts; public art commissions, the street, club events and gallery exhibitions including TROUBLE Festival Les Halles Brussels, City of Women Festival Ljubljana, NON Festival Bergen, Kyoto Art Centre, The Stanley Picker Gallery & Performance SPACE London, Judith Wright Centre for Art Brisbane Australia, Tanzquartier Vienna, Moving Image Gallery and The Kitchen New York, National Review of Live Art Glasgow, Mozovia Art Centre Warsaw Poland. In Ireland at The Lab, Irish Film Centre, The Project, Arthouse, Golden Thread Gallery Belfast, EV+A Limerick, Galway Arts Centre, Hugh Lane Gallery Dublin and Killkenny Arts Festival.
Her work is supported by The Arts Council of Ireland, Clare Arts Office and Culture Ireland. Head of Sculpture at the Burren College of Art Ireland, she holds a doctorate in performance art from NCAD Dublin.
Supported by Culture Ireland as part of the Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme
image: Áine Phillips Red Weight, 2013 photo by Mateusz Torbus