Deirdre O'Mahony Biography


O’Mahony has published and been written about extensively, had numerous national and international gallery and museum exhibitions, and been awarded fellowships and residencies including a Pollock-Krasner Award and Arts Council of Ireland bursaries. She completed a PhD New Ecologies Between Rural Life and Visual Culture in the West of Ireland: History, Context, Position, and Art Practice at the University of Brighton in 2012.

Her recent research is focused on spatial politics and the relationship between the social, natural and political ecologies of rural and urban 21C life.