Untitled [edible autobiography]
Untitled [edible autobiography]

I: glass jar, soil, strawberry plant, stones, love letters and locks of hair from an old flame
II: glass jar, soil, strawberry plant, stones, flowers given to me by my biological mother on the occasion of our first meeting.
III: glass jar, soil, strawberry plant, stones, piece of sewing pattern with which my great-aunt Margaret taught me to sew.
Dimensions variable, 2012

Untitled [edible autobiography]
Untitled [edible autobiography]

detail

Untitled [edible autobiography]
Untitled [edible autobiography]

detail

The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories
The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories

Pencil on gessoed book covers, each book measures approx 30cm x 20cm, 2011.  Installation view, Droichead Arts Centre.

The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories...
The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories...

(The House on Flower Hill) Pencil drawing on gessoed book covers, 5 covers each measuring approx 20 x 30cm, 2011

The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories
The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories

(Granny's Eyes) Pencil drawing on gessoed book covers, 5 covers each measuring approx 20 x 30cm, 2011

The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories
The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories

(Goat on a door knob) Pencil drawing on gessoed book covers, 5 covers each measuring approx 20 x 30cm, 2011

The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories
The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories

(Window) Pencil drawing on gessoed book covers, 5 covers each measuring approx 20 x 30cm, 2011

The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories
The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories

(Granny's mouth) Pencil drawing on gessoed book covers, 5 covers each measuring approx 20 x 30cm, 2011

This Too Will Pass...
This Too Will Pass...

Grass, plants, soil, mementoes and tokens, string, nylon line, metal hooks, living organisms (slugs, worms, ants, woodlice), variable, 2012
Installation view: Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda, immediately after installation.

This Too Will Pass...
This Too Will Pass...

Grass, plants, soil, mementoes and tokens, string, nylon line, metal hooks, living organisms (slugs, worms, ants, woodlice), variable, 2012
Installation view: Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda. Two weeks after installation.

This Too Will Pass...
This Too Will Pass...

Grass, plants, soil, mementoes and tokens, string, nylon line, metal hooks, living organisms (slugs, worms, ants, woodlice), variable, 2012
Installation view: Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda.  Four weeks after installation.

This Too Will Pass...
This Too Will Pass...

(detail) 

This Too Will Pass...
This Too Will Pass...

(detail) 

This Too Will Pass...
This Too Will Pass...

(detail) 

When my Grandmother was a Child I, II & III
When my Grandmother was a Child I, II & III

Pencil drawing on traditionally gessoed board, 45 x 45cm, 2011.  Installation view; The Complex, Smithfield, Dublin.

When my Grandmother was a Child III
When my Grandmother was a Child III

Pencil drawing on traditionally gessoed board, 45 x 45cm, 2011

When my Grandmother was a Child I
When my Grandmother was a Child I

Pencil drawing on traditionally gessoed board, 45 x 45cm, 2011

When my Grandmother was a Child II
When my Grandmother was a Child II

Pencil drawing on traditionally gessoed board, 45 x 45cm, 2011

Untitled [edible autobiography]
Untitled [edible autobiography]
Untitled [edible autobiography]
The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories
The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories...
The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories
The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories
The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories
The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories
This Too Will Pass...
This Too Will Pass...
This Too Will Pass...
This Too Will Pass...
This Too Will Pass...
This Too Will Pass...
When my Grandmother was a Child I, II & III
When my Grandmother was a Child III
When my Grandmother was a Child I
When my Grandmother was a Child II
Untitled [edible autobiography]

I: glass jar, soil, strawberry plant, stones, love letters and locks of hair from an old flame
II: glass jar, soil, strawberry plant, stones, flowers given to me by my biological mother on the occasion of our first meeting.
III: glass jar, soil, strawberry plant, stones, piece of sewing pattern with which my great-aunt Margaret taught me to sew.
Dimensions variable, 2012

Untitled [edible autobiography]

detail

Untitled [edible autobiography]

detail

The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories

Pencil on gessoed book covers, each book measures approx 30cm x 20cm, 2011.  Installation view, Droichead Arts Centre.

The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories...

(The House on Flower Hill) Pencil drawing on gessoed book covers, 5 covers each measuring approx 20 x 30cm, 2011

The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories

(Granny's Eyes) Pencil drawing on gessoed book covers, 5 covers each measuring approx 20 x 30cm, 2011

The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories

(Goat on a door knob) Pencil drawing on gessoed book covers, 5 covers each measuring approx 20 x 30cm, 2011

The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories

(Window) Pencil drawing on gessoed book covers, 5 covers each measuring approx 20 x 30cm, 2011

The House on Flower Hill and Other Stories

(Granny's mouth) Pencil drawing on gessoed book covers, 5 covers each measuring approx 20 x 30cm, 2011

This Too Will Pass...

Grass, plants, soil, mementoes and tokens, string, nylon line, metal hooks, living organisms (slugs, worms, ants, woodlice), variable, 2012
Installation view: Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda, immediately after installation.

This Too Will Pass...

Grass, plants, soil, mementoes and tokens, string, nylon line, metal hooks, living organisms (slugs, worms, ants, woodlice), variable, 2012
Installation view: Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda. Two weeks after installation.

This Too Will Pass...

Grass, plants, soil, mementoes and tokens, string, nylon line, metal hooks, living organisms (slugs, worms, ants, woodlice), variable, 2012
Installation view: Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda.  Four weeks after installation.

This Too Will Pass...

(detail) 

This Too Will Pass...

(detail) 

This Too Will Pass...

(detail) 

When my Grandmother was a Child I, II & III

Pencil drawing on traditionally gessoed board, 45 x 45cm, 2011.  Installation view; The Complex, Smithfield, Dublin.

When my Grandmother was a Child III

Pencil drawing on traditionally gessoed board, 45 x 45cm, 2011

When my Grandmother was a Child I

Pencil drawing on traditionally gessoed board, 45 x 45cm, 2011

When my Grandmother was a Child II

Pencil drawing on traditionally gessoed board, 45 x 45cm, 2011

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