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Artist of the Month December 2016: Deirdre McKenna

Wednesday 7th December 2016 at 10am

Deirdre McKenna is a conceptual artist based in Belfast, who has exhibited her work regionally and internationally over the last ten years.

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Untitled Tragedy currently included in the Arts Council's collection is a miniature sculpture painting depicting the artist's own funeral.

Artist of the Month November 2016: Lisa Malone

Wednesday 2nd November 2016 at 11am

Lisa Malone is an early career artist, working and living in Northern Ireland. In recent years she has developed an international profile for her work and she currently is based in Flax Art Studios in Belfast.

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Open Exit III is an etching on blue steel. The piece sits within a series of work which uses various print-making techniques

Artist of the Month September 2016: Scott Benefield

Tuesday 6th September 2016 at 9am

Scott Benefield is an established craft-maker, who specialises in glassmaking.  In 2015 he was granted the Rosy James Memory Award by the Arts Council NI. 

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'Pinwheel Vase' by Scott Benefield illustrates the artist's interest in 16th century Venetian glassblowing.

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