Fine Art Biography

Born 07/03/76

Nationality Irish

Telphone Ireland +353 (0)87 1217072

E-Mail vauneystrahan@gmail.com
Education

2014 – 2016 (MA) Art and Research Collaboration. IADT. Dublin
2003-2006 (BA) Fine Art – City and Guilds of London Art School. London
1996-2000 (BA) History of Art – Trinity College Dublin


Solo Exhibitions

2016 – New Work. Skibbereen Arts Festival. Co. Cork
2013 - Substratum. The Dunamaise Art Centre. Co. Laois
2013 – Substratum. The Linenhall Art Centre. Co. Mayo
2009 – Mindscapes. The Crow Gallery. Co. Dublin
2007 – The Loom. The Talbot Gallery. Co. Dublin


Group Exhibitions

2017 - RUA Annual Exhibition. Belfast. Co. Down
2017 - Blue House Gallery, Schull, Co. Cork
2017 - RHA Annual Exhibition. Co. Dublin
2017 - Angela Flowers Gallery, Skibbereen Arts Festival, Co. Cork
2017 - Blue House Gallery, Schull, Co. Cork
2016 - Chimera Gallery, Mullingar, Co. Meath
2016 - RHA Annual Exhibition. Co.Dublin
2015 - RHA Annual Exhibition. Co. Dublin.
2015 - Disrupting Reality. Spectrum Arts Centre, Belfast, Northern Ireland
2014 - From L.A. to Dublin. Saatchi Art, Ballsbridge, Co. Dublin
2014 – RHA Annual Exhibition. Co. Dublin
2013 - RHA Annual Exhibition. Co. Dublin.
2012 - Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Co. Mayo
2012 - Hive Gallery and Studios, Co. Waterford
2011 - Irish Museum of Contemporary Art, Moxie Studios. Co.Dublin.
2010 – Arte Europe. Sala de Actos. Malaga. Spain
2010 - Gaudacorte Annual Exhibition. Andalucia. Spain
2010 - Beaufield Mews Gallery. Co. Dublin
2010 – Turn-Berlin Gallery. Berlin. Germany
2009 – The Hallward Gallery. Co. Dublin
2009 – Boyle Arts Festival. King House, Boyle. Co. Roscommon
2009 – Cherrylanes Gallery. Greystones, Co. Wicklow
2009 – The Lemon Street Gallery. Co. Dublin
2008 – DLR Open Submissions Exhibition. Town Hall, Dunlaoighre, Co. Dublin
2008 – Boyle Arts Festival, King House, Boyle, Co. Roscommon
2008 – Mermaid Gallery. Mermaid Greenstar Open Exhibition. Bray, Co. Wicklow
2007 – RHA. Annual RHA Exhibition. Co.Dublin
2007 – Stone Gallery. Winter Group Show. Co.Dublin
2007 – Skart. Collaborative Artist’s Project. Ireland. UK. Scotland.
Germany. Japan. Italy. Sweden. Australia. Lithuania. Poland. U.S.A


Awards/Funding

2013 - Thomas Damman Junior Memorial Trust Award
2007 – Visual Arts Bursary (co. Meath)
2003 – 2006 Bursary awarded, (City and Guilds of London Art School)


Publications

2016 – “In Place”. Publication put together by a collective of Dublin-based, mixed-media artist, to accompany group exhibition. The book presents essays, poems and photographs that reframe how we look at disused urban spaces. Vauney Strahan image and essay contribution, p. 60-61.


Public Events/Seminars

2016 – “Limelight”. Delivered a talk based on my work and research at this public seminar, held in Dublin’s Architecture Institute of Technology at Bolton Street.