After the Flood is in the lovely 2017 RHA summer exhibition, and in such amazing company! It's on til the end of July, I think? I should have checked before I wrote this, really. Update: the website says August 15th. Result!
Gráinne, the director of the festival, asked me to take some portraits of Irish filmmakers and actors involved in this year's lineup, and I gave myself the rule of black and white film (tri-x 400), found light only, and my Hasselblad... it was scary, but so much fun, and I got to hang out with some truly amazing people.
東京ドリフタ / Tōkyō dorifutā
As if in a dream, working with the incredible Enda Walsh on 'Arlington [a love story]' at Leisureland, Salthill, for the 2016 Galway International Arts Festival, alongside the insanely brilliant Charlie Murphy & Oona Doherty, Landmark Productions, and all Enda's crazily talented team. We is coming to the Abbey Theatre from Febuary 10th-25th, then St Ann's Warehouse in Brooklyn in May 2017...
I've got some work in the 2016 RHA exhibition! I'll be standing beside them at all times, shaking hands with everyone passing by, whether they want to or not. Be one of those people!
(にっぽん to make ミュージックビデオ with 小さな緑の車
So honoured to be a part of Kevin Barry & Olivia Smith's Winter Pages - out Christmas 2015!
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Have had the most amazing journey acting in Brendan Muldowney and Jamie Hannigan's 'Pilgrimage', shooting in Connemara and beyond...
Beyond excited to have this piece included in the 2015 RHA Summer Exhibition. Feel free to poke me. It won't make any difference.
One of the pieces from our visual design for Hedda Gabler, in the Abbey Theatre, Dublin, April-May 2015, directed by Annabelle Comyn. Music by Philip Stewart.
The Flickr Blog has very kindly done an interview with me about the Hennessy Portrait Prize, where I proceed to faff on and on for a good ten minutes. YOU'RE WELCOME.
Directing 2nd Unit on Rainmark's new ITV production 'The Frankenstein Chronicles' in Belfast has (a) let me hang out with my old friend Ben Ross, who directed 'The Young Poisoner's Handbook', and (b) allowed me to occasionally steal shots of some of the amazing locals who are acting in it...
i heart these guys. les arcs, december 2014.
Come see my piece in the Solomon Fine Art winter collection! Okay, fine, don't. Be like that.
This was a special day.
Totally honoured to be shortlisted for the 2014 Hennessy Portrait Prize at the National Gallery of Ireland. This is Beckah, Dublin Airport.
Exhibits November 2014-February 2015..
Here be my piece at the 2014 RHA summer exhibition! And there was much rejoicing.
In a frankly earth-shattering piece of news (to my Mum, mainly), I'm now represented by the ever-so-lovely SO Fine Art Gallery in Dublin...
'The Stag' has been selected for the 2013 Toronto Film Festival.
This means we make party.
It's getting a UK/Ireland release early next year. Time to do a shitload of crunches.
King Lear in the Abbey Theatre, Dublin, Feb-March 2013.
With the amazing Owen Roe as the Fiery Duke, and directed by Selina Cartmell.
So the fool follows after.. .
Completely honoured to have had a piece in the annual RHA exhibition 2012...
I have just been signed by the seriously cool Tomboy Films in the UK. Somebody pass me a glass of water. seriously.
Pygmalion, Abbey Theatre, 2011.
This is what happens when the cast decide to take their own photo.
Your Bad Self - 'Lemonade'
How would you feel if you had to ask 4 million people for permission to get married?