Janine Davidson

Biography


Janine Davidson, B.A, H.Dip, MFA.

 

Exhibitions include Public Art Commission Grangegorman Development Agency, 'Stories Between Us' 2018-2019, 'Into the Gravelly Ground', The Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray, Co.Wicklow, Jealous Wall curated by Seamus McCormack Luan Gallery Athlone ‘A Fiction in Reality', Villa Iris, Santander, Spain, ‘The Starry Messenger', curated by Declan Sheehan, Void Gallery, Derry, ‘The way we live now and then' curated by Mary Conlon, ‘-Battery+', Tullamore Arts Centre, Offaly invited by Brendan Fox, ‘Ile Seguin', The Library Project, Dublin curated by Valerie Connor, ‘Underline' at Occupy Space, Limerick and ‘Penumbra' at Tactic, Cork in 2014. Her work has also been exhibited in Hong Kong, Johannesburg, New York, Nice, Stockholm and extensively across Ireland.

 

Davidson has completed residencies at the Firestation Artists Studios, Dublin, The Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin and Digital Arts Studios, Belfast. 

 

Projects have been funded by Arts Council of Ireland, the British Council, CDETB, Digital Hub, Dormant Account Funds, Dublin City Council Community Grants, Dublin Port Authority, Fundación Botín, National Learning Network, Royal Ulster Academy and Grangegorman Development Agency.

 

In 2018 Davidson received the Arts Council Travel and Training Award to complete a residency at the Carmabi Foundation and facilitated a two day workshop at Instituto Buena Bista, Curaçao. 

 

Artist Statement


Janine Davidson practice explores individual experience and collective memory, the social space in which we learn and how we learn from each other.