We are hurtling into the future, Solo Exhibition, Wexford Arts Centre, September 17–October 12
David Begely in conversation with Joanna Kidney and publication launch, 15 September
Metamurmuration, Solo Exhibition, Uillinn, West Cork Arts Centre, Co. Cork, 3 March–10 April
Opened by writer Sara Baume, 3 March.
Artists Gallery Talk with a response to Metamurmuration by Uillinn Dance Artist in Residence Helga Deasy. 24 March.
Concerning the Other, Group Exhibition, Queen Street Studios, Belfast, 9-29 March
A collaborative project curated by Olivier Cornet, Claire Halpin and Eoin M0Loughlin. Participating artists: Brian Fay, Claire Halpin, James Hanley RHA, Joanna Kidney, Eoin Mac Lochlainn, Miriam McConnon, Kate Murphy, Ben Readman, Gail Ritchie and Susanne Wawra.
Ballinglen Arts Foundation Fellowship Residency, Co. Mayo, Ireland, 2–22 November
Arts Council of Ireland Travel and Training Award, April.
Awarded to attend the 12th International Encaustic Conference, Cape Cod, MA, USA and take a 2 day Colour Theory Course with Richard Frumess, founder of R&F Handmade Encaustic Paints. Demonstration and course title: Excavating your image: working with time, layers and history to create resonance in painting
Wicklow County Council Artists Support Scheme Award. April.