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Maggie Madden

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Maggie Madden
hardly audible
13 April – 21 May 2016

Born 1976, Galway, Ireland
Lives and works in Dublin

Education

2006 MFA Painting, National College of Art and Design, Dublin
1998 BA Painting, Limerick School of Art and Design, Limerick

Solo Exhibitions

2016
somewhere in the middle, Limerick City Gallery of Art, Limerick
hardly audible, mother’s tankstation limited, Dublin
2015       
Field, RUA RED, Gallery 1, Dublin
2014
Far and Wide, The Dock, Leitrim
2012
Site Line, The LAB, Dublin
2010
Fading not Ending, Roscommon Arts Centre, Roscommon

Group Exhibitions

2017
The Way Things Go: An Homage, Butler Gallery, Kilkenny, Ireland
This is Not Architecture, Highlanes Gallery, County Louth, Ireland
Augmented Geology, KARST, Plymouth
Virtú, Hunt Museum, Limerick
2015

Futures Anthology, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin
Tulca Festival of Visual Art, Galway
Royal Ulster Academy Annual Exhibition, Belfast
2014   
Persona, ArtBox Projects, Dublin
184th Annual Exhibition, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin
Re-Framing the Domestic in Irish Art, Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda
2013       
Pallas Periodical Review, Pallas Projects, Dublin
FUTURES 13, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin
Royal Ulster Academy 132nd Annual Exhibition, Ulster Museum, Belfast
Sluice Art Fair, with Jim Ricks Projects, London
Claremorris Open, Co. Mayo
What has been shall always never be again, Ormston House, Limerick
Nailing Jelly to the Wall, MonsterTruck at Catalyst Arts, Belfast
Artists on Architecture, Áras an Chontae, Tullamore, Co.Offaly
2012       
Claremorris Open, Claremorris, Co. Mayo
2011       
Pallas Periodical Review, Pallas Contemporary Projects, Dublin
Constellations, Éigse Carlow Arts Festival, Visual, Carlow
181st Annual Exhibition, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin
2009       
Preponderance of the Small, Off Site, Gallery 3, Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin
Make Shift & Bend, CGP, London
2008 
Timbuktu, Pallas Contemporary Projects, Dublin
After All, Sligo Art Gallery
Made on Monday, BroadstoneXL, Dublin
The Space in Between, Basement Gallery, Dundalk
2007   
The Sleep Of Reason, Crawford Open, Crawford Art Gallery, Cork
Fear Not, Íontas small works exhibition, Sligo Art Gallery
Some Kinda Monster, Galway Arts Centre.
2006  
Tulca Festival of Visual Art, Galway Arts Centre, Galway
MFA exhibition, The Digital Hub, Dublin
2005    
Claremorris Open, Claremorris, Co.Mayo.
ÚR, Centre Culturel Irlandais, Paris, France
2003
50/50, Temple Bar Gallery & Studios, Dublin
2001  
Éigse, Carlow Arts Festival

Selected Bibliography

2017
Baume, Sarah, ‘somewhere in the middle’, exhibition catalogue, Limerick City Gallery of Art, Limerick
Murphy, Patrick T., ‘maggie madden whispers….“How beautiful it is and how easily it can be broken’, exhibition catalogue, Limerick City Gallery of Art, Limerick
2016
O’Brien, Sara, ‘Maggie Madden hardly audible’, mother’s annual 2016
Cain,Hector,  ‘Make Sure You Look Up, Down And Through In The New Maggie Madden Exhibition At Mother’s Tankstation Gallery’, Widewalls, April
2015      

Dunne, Aidan, ‘Disappearing Islands and a planet on the edge’, The Irish Times, November
2014 
Dunne, Aidan, ‘Forgetting the theory and focusing on the work’, The Irish Times, June
Leach Hughes, Cristín, ‘The art of storytelling’, The Sunday Times, June
2013   
Leach Hughes, Cristín, ‘An A for academic effort’, The Sunday Times, December
2012   
Tipton, Gemma, ‘Site Line’, Critics Picks, www.artforum.com, July
Dunne, Aidan, ‘Lost and found and reworked’, The Irish Times, July
Cremin, Mary, ‘Site Line’, exhibition text, The LAB, June
Site Line, LeCool online magazine, Issue 144, June
2010    
Dunne, Aidan, ‘Boyle captures the new and noteworthy’, The Irish Times, July
2008   
McGonagle, Declan, ‘The Space in between”, CIRCA, April
Dunne, Aidan, ‘Open Season on Corks Vertical Invaders”, The Irish Times, January
2007 
Thompson, Susan, ‘Some Kinda Monster’, CIRCA, July
Dunne, Aidan, ‘Boxing Clever’, The Irish Times, June
2006  
Dunne, Aidan, ‘Students pile the metaphors high’, The Irish Times, June

Grants | Residencies | Awards

2015   
Project studio, Temple Bar Gallery + Studios
2014    
Bursary Award, The Arts Council
2013       
Bursary Award, The Arts Council
The Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant
Viewing Program, Drawing Centre, New York
2012
Claremorris Open Award
2011
Bursary Award, The Arts Council
Travel and Training Award, The Arts Council
Atlantic Centre for the Arts, USA. Artist in Residence Program
2010    
Elizabeth Fitzpatrick Award, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin
2008     
Triangle Arts Association International Workshop, DUMBO, Brooklyn, New York
Travel and Training Award, Arts Council
2007  
Artist in residence at Draíocht Arts Centre, Dublin
Thomas Dammann Memorial Travel Award, Royal Hibernian Academy
2003   
Visual Art Joint Purchase Scheme, The Arts Council
Residency at Artists Colony, Ciudad Colon, Costa Rica
Travel Award, Arts Council of Ireland

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