Kathleen O’Leary | CV | 2017
Education 2012-2013 *M.A. Art in the Contemporary World, N.C.A.D. Dublin, Ireland. 2001-2005 *B.F.A. (Hons.), Institute of Technology, Sligo, Ireland. Upcoming Solo show at Leitrim Sculpture Centre, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim, March 2017. 'Moveable Dimensions' Screening for World Culture Festival, Spain. May 2017. 2017 Artist in Residence at Leitrim Sculpture Centre. Artist in Residence at Digital Artists Studios Belfast Northern Ireland. 2016 Artist in Residence at Digital Artists Studios Belfast Northern Ireland. Artist talk with Digital Artists Studios for artist-in-residence at Golden Thread Gallery Belfast, Northern Ireland. Screening of 'Moveable Dimensions' a feature film of Music and Arts Events in Ireland and Spain, '05-'11. Artist in Residence at Leitrim Sculpture Centre. 2015 Artist Talk in the 'BRA'; Bureau of Radical Accessibility at The Model, Sligo, Ireland. Screenings of Short-film 'Second Sight | Site' at Corina Fastnet Short Film Festival in Schull, West Cork, Ireland. 'Mercurial' at The Five Glens Arts Festival, Manorhamilton, Ireland and 'Saloon' at Catalyst Arts, Members show, Belfast, Northern Ireland. (All premieres.) Curated 'Mercurial', a series of Irish and International short and feature films during The Five Glens Arts Festival, the Glens Centre, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim, Ireland. Kildare Artist Notebook Project as part of the Kildare Readers Festival at the Riverbank Arts Centre, Newbridge, Co Kildare, Ireland. 2014 'Fifth Wheel Element Project' and Mámo by Isolde Carmody, including symposium "Outside the Lines; Artists in the Wilderness" with The Arts Council and ADI, The Dock, Carrick on Shannon, Co. Leitrim, Ireland. 'North West Open' Exhibition at the Leitrim Sculpture Centre, Co. Leitrim Ireland. 'Peace Project' Touring; September 20 & 21, Affair of the Arts, Culver City, CA, Landmark Arts Building, Chelsea, NY, The Whole 9 Gallery, Culver City, CA, USA. Kildare Artist Notebook Project exhibiting at NUI Maynooth Library, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland. 2013 'Second [Sit]' Group Exhibition, Leitrim Sculpture Centre, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim, Ireland. 'Seeds, seeds, seeds III', Screening Culture Night, Mart, Dublin, Ireland. 'Fifth Wheel Element Project', Pallas Projects Studios and Gallery Solo show and artist-in-conversation with Marianne O'Kane Boal, Dublin, Ireland. 183rd RHA Annual Exhibition, Invited selection. 'The Peace Project’ with The Whole 9, exhibiting in Oakland, CA, USA. KRF:1 Artist Notebook Project, Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda, Co. Louth, Ireland. 2012 'Seeds Seeds Seeds III' Screening with MART's 'We Wear Short Shorts', Riverside Studios, The Irish Film Festival London, UK. KRF:1 Artist Notebook Project exhibition Riverbank Arts Centre, Kildare, Ireland. 'Open Book | Leabhar Oscailte', Solo exhibition at The Working Artists Studio/Gallery, West Cork, Ireland. ' Highlands and Lake-lands of Ireland’, directed and produced a short stop-motion animated collaborative film, Ireland. 'Group show', Newcastle Artists Society's, CityBase, Moseley Street, Newcastle City Centre, UK. 'In Motion', Screening of a short stop-motion animation in collaboration with the Children's Arts Club and the West Cork Arts Centre, Library, Skibbereen, West Cork, Ireland. 'Ceiliúradh’, Curated a group show celebrating 10 deceased artists in the Northwest, Leitrim Sculpture Centre, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim Ireland. 2011 'Process Now’, Printmaking Group show at LSC, exhibiting and co-curating. 'Members Exhibition', West Cork Arts Centre, Skibbereen, Co. Cork, Ireland. 'Group show', Newcastle Artists Society's, CityBase, Moseley Street, Newcastle City Centre, Uk. 'Screening and dialogue’ at the Fire-Station Artists’ Studios, Dublin, Ireland. 'The Ethics’ by Spinoza Mondial, directed live reading performance in collaboration with Job Koelewijn at the Leitrim Sculpture Centre, Leitrim, Ireland. 'In Five Minutes', The Sketchbook project, Arthouse, NY, touring exhibition in Brooklyn, NY, Austin, TX, San Francisco, CA Portland, ME Atlanta, GA Chicago, IL Washington, DC Winter Park, FL, USA. 2010 The Peace Project with The Whole 9, exhibiting in New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco, USA. Newcastle Artist Society group show, UK. 2009 Digital Print Auctioned for The Scoop foundation, Film Base, Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland. 'Impossible Exchange’, PS1, Frieze Art Fair, London, UK. 2005 Leitrim Design House, The Dock, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim, Ireland. B.F.A. Show, The Model, Sligo, Ireland, Ireland. 2012-2006 'Liminality; Different Views/Viewing Difference', Lead artist, facilitator and project director. A cross-border initiative. Touring to Leitrim Sculpture Centre, Co. Leitrim, Higher Bridges Gallery Enniskillen Co. Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, The Tower Museum, Derry, Northern Ireland, ADF Gallery Belfast, Northern Ireland, SCIE Org, London, Uk, and The Factory, Sligo, Ireland.