Sue Morris
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Education

1982 – 1985 Royal College of Art, London
1979 – 1982 Chelsea School of Art, London

Projects

Here we are at the risk of our lives, multi media project in collaboration with Susanne Colleary, performance practitioner and academic 2015/16
This is where we are now, Letterpress project, Trükimuuseum, Tartu, Estonia, 2014
I can say this with absolute certainty. I was there, multi media project in collaboration with media academics Greg McLaughlin and Stephen Baker 2014
Stepping Across Boundaries, Visual Artists Ireland, May/June edition, 2014
Interventions and Transformations, Visual Artists Ireland, May/June edition, 2013
Seomra Una; Site responsive installation, Clo and the Living Archive, Co Donegal, Ireland 2013
Holding; Molloway House Child and Adolescent Mental Health Centre, in collaboration with the staff and practitioners of Molloway House, 2013
Diary of a Residency, Web-blog, The Model, Sligo, Ireland, 2012

Residencies and Awards

Heinrich Böll Residency, Achill Island, Co Mayo, 2015
Tartu Print Museum, Estonia, Leonardo da Vinci Mobility Programme, 2014
Artracker Award; Creativity in Art and Conflict, London, UK, 2014 (long listed)
EVA International Biennial of Contemporary Art, Limerick, Ireland, 2014 (shortlisted)
Individual Artist’s Award, Arts Council of NI, 2013
Culture Ireland: International Programme for Ireland`s Presidency of the European Union, 2013
Artist in Residence, UR Project, a trans-European Art & Cultural exchange, Clo Ceardlann, Ireland, supported by Culture Ireland and the Arts Council of Ireland 2013
AIR-Artist in Residence / Scholarship, Krems, Austria, 2012
The Model Studios, Sligo, Ireland, 2010-2013
Artist`s bursary, Sligo Arts Service, Ireland, 2011
Artist in Residence, Cité Internationale des Artes, Paris, France

Collections

Trükimuuseum, Tartu, Estonia
museumORTH, Orth an der Danau, Austria
Clo and the Living Archive, Clo Ceardlann, Co Donegal, Ireland
Siena Art Institute, Italy
Royal College of Art, London, UK
Chelsea School of Art, London, UK
Hollington Associates, London, UK
Private collections nationally and internationally

Solo Exhibitions

2015                               
Luxury Goods, Siamsa Tire, Tralee, Co Kerry
Out of Truth, Verbal Arts Centre, Derry, N. Ireland

2014                               
Luxury Goods,
Courthouse Gallery, Ennistymon, Co Clare, Ireland
I can say this with absolute certainty. I was there. Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast
In collaboration with media academics Greg McLaughlin and Stephen Baker           
Up the Garden Path,The Market Place Arts Centre, Armagh, N.Ireland

2013                               
Hortus Conclusus, museumORTH, Schloss Orth an der Danau, Austria (catalog)
Up the Garden Path, The Model Arts Centre, Sligo, Ireland

2012                              
Hortus Conclusus,
Kunstverein Galerie, Baden, Austria (catalog)
Floribundum Domestica Absurdicus, The Model Arts Centre,Sligo,Ireland
Domestic Interventions, Kunstehalle Factory, Atelier 20, Krems, Austria
 
2011                               
The World of Wonder,
Market Place Arts Centre, Armagh, N. Ireland
In Sight, Courthouse Gallery, Ennistymon, Co. Clare, Ireland
10,000 Things Every Child Should Know, Custom House Gallery, Westport,Mayo, Ireland
Selection panel: Grace Weir, John Graham, Alison Pilkington                                                                           
Lumen – Screening,Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare, Co. Kerry, Ireland
Wonder Works @ room, The Model Arts Centre, Sligo, Ireland

2010
The Obsessive Compulsive Drawings, Queen Street Studios Gallery, Belfast, N. Ireland  
The World of Wonder, South Tipperary Arts Centre, Clonmel, Ireland.

2009                               
The Obsessive Compulsive Drawings, Linenhall Arts Centre, Castlebar, Ireland

Selected Group Shows

2016                              
Here we are at the risk of our lives,
1916 Rising Centenary, Luan, Athlone, Ireland

2015                               
The Poetry of Form: Frances Lambe, Joanne Proctor, Anna Marie Savage, Sue  

Morris, Custom House Gallery, Westport, Co Mayo, Ireland
Exchanging Creative Practice Across Borders, Cavan Arts, Ireland
Yeats Celebration, Drawing Project, Lissadell House, Co Sligo, Ireland

2014                              
Houston, we have a problem,
Artisterium 7, Tbilisi International Contemporary
Art Exhibition and Art Events, Georgia (catalog)
Out of Sorts, Tartu Loomemajanduskeskus, Estonia                       
20/20 Print Exchange, touring exhibition, West Yorkshire Print Workshop,
Gloustershire Print Co operative, Print Shed, Hereford, Bluecoat, Liverpool, UK

2013                              
CeAmaRa agus other Pinhole Devises, Clo Ceardlann, Co Dhun nan Gall, Ireland
An Issue Worth Mentioning, Cairde Visual, Hyde Bridge Gallery, Sligo, Ireland
Class, The Model, Sligo, Ireland (three person exhibition)

2012                              
Irish Contemporary Works on Paper,
Lockhart Gallery, State University New
York,  Geneseo, USA (five person exhibition)

2011                              
Drawing Connections, Siena Art Institute, Italy
On Your Marks, The Model Arts Centre, Sligo, Ireland
Custom House Studios Gallery, Westport, Co Mayo, Ireland
(sub)TEXT Curator/Artist @ room, The Model, Sligo, Ireland (catalog)

2010                              
Dunamaise Arts Centre, Portlaise, Ireland, Curator: Geraldine O’ Neill

2009                               
Leitrim Sculpture Centre, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim, Ireland
Temple Bar Cultural Trust, Dublin, Ireland.
Art on the Hill,  Dungannon Arts Forum, N. Ireland. Curator: Megan Johnston.
Samhlaiocht  Gallery, Kerry, Ireland.

2008                            
Impressions Printmaking Exhibition, Galway Arts Centre, Ireland.
The Dock, Carrick on Shannon, Ireland.

2007                            
Iontas small works, Sligo Art Gallery, Ireland. Curator: Michael Dempsey.

2005                            
Iontas
small works, Sligo Art Gallery Ireland. Curator: Theresa Millet (IVAM)

1998                            
Iontas small works, Sligo Art Gallery, RHA Dublin, Ormeau Baths, Belfast.

1997                            
Drawing,
Sue Morris, Nick Miller & Sinead Aldridge, Sligo Art Gallery, Ireland.

1996                            
Factory Performance Space, Sligo, Ireland.

1987                            
Barbican Arts Group, London, UK.

1985                              
The Gardner Arts Centre, Sussex University, UK.
Royal Festival Hall, London, UK.
Battersea Arts Centre, London, UK.
The Folio Society, Royal College of Art, London, UK.