Solo Painting Exhibition
Land, Sea & Beyond – Skerries Mills, September 2019
Arts and Health –
Solo exhibition ‘Henrietta’s Dance’ at deAppendix’s alternative art space, Blackrock, Co Dublin in 2013.
Her work was exhibited at –
18th IPOS World Congress – ‘Psycho- Oncology, Science, Art & Practice Bridging the Gaps’ in the Aviva Stadium, Dublin 2016;
Seminar for International Perspectives on Arts and Health at the Trinity Centre for Learning and Development, Tallaght Hospital, Dublin, 2015;
Gender, Medicine and the Body Conference at Trinity College Dublin, 2015.
Irish Philosophical Society’s Cultural Day at Townley Hall, Co Meath, 2015.
She has worked collaboratively and exhibited in a broad range of arts spaces – including ‘Lying in Wait’ exhibition at Rua Red Community Arts Centre café; ‘Temporary Measures’ exhibition at Market Studios, Dublin; Group painting exhibition Tallaght Hospital; ‘Redundant’ exhibition at Block T, Dublin
Her mini documentary “The Way Back Home”, which was created in collaboration with dance artist Ailish Claffey, was first screened at ‘Sensing Movement’: A Dance, Health and Wellbeing Symposium RUA RED Arts Centre, Tallaght in July 2017 and won a special merit award by the HSE in 2018
Deirdre published her case study about her Tallaght Hospital Artist-in- Residence project ‘Lying in Wait’ on http://www.artsandhealth.ie/case-studies/lying-in-wait/ in June 2015
She has worked as a part-time lecturer in Arts & Humanities at DCU School of Nursing 2016 – 2019
She has received several residency awards such as The Boathouse Residency, Loughshinny, Co.Dublin, through Fingal County Council 2015; Tallaght Hospital, Dublin, Artist-in-Residence 2010 – 2018; The Digital Media Residency Award at Fire Station Artists’ Studios, Dublin 1 2014