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ROSALIND LOWRY ARTIST

 
 
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CV


Education


Middlesex University, London

Foundation Certificate Art & Design

Chelsea School of Art, London

Degree Public Art

Saint Martin's School of Art, London

Masters Fine Art, Sculpture

University of Ulster

Postgraduate Diploma in Creative Futures Programme

Centre for Curatorial Studies, Berlin

Art, Activism and Environment

Affiliation

Member Visual Artists Ireland

Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts

Awards

London Institute Design Award

Erasmus Scholarship for Professional study in the Arts

Carnegie Prize for Design & Wellbeing

National Award for Services to Examining in Art & Design

Arts Council of Northern Ireland Awards

Justice Award for Art in the Community

Northern Ireland Government Justice Department

Redline International Arts Award for work based on global environmental issues

Shortlisted for the Venice Arte Laguna Prize

2nd place for the 2021 Social Art Award, from The Institute for Art and Innovation, Berlin

Residencies

Live online residency with Zurich based Devamitra Art via Instagram

Rathlin Island, funded by Arts Council of Northern Ireland

Ards Arts Centre, funded by Ards Borough Council

Old Museum Arts Centre, funded by Arts Council

Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, funded by Arts Council

Ulster Hospital, funded by Arts Council

St.Patrick's Hospital, Tamil Nadu, India

Vestiges, Quebec, Canada, funded by Arts Council of NI

North Vietnam Women Artisans, funded by Arts Council

Alaska State Parks, funded by the Alaska State Government

Lough Neagh Peatlands, Ireland, funded by the Heritage Lottery

International Tyrone Guthrie Centre, Ireland

Full CV including commissions, collections, articles and projects delivered, available on request



ABOUT 

Rosalind Lowry is an artist from Northern Ireland who works with a range of media to create site specific land art, installations and sculpture. Through numerous solo and collaborative projects she has delivered works internationally and across Ireland. She has completed public commissions for St. Anne's Cathedral, Belfast, The Natural History Museum in London, The Royal Hospital Group, Belfast, Local Government in Northern Ireland and internationally for the Alaska State Government, and works and installations in Quebec, Canada and North Vietnam. She studied Public Art and Sculpture at Chelsea School of Art and St. Martins School of Art in London & has won several awards including the London Institute Award, Arts Council of NI Awards and the Carnegie Award for Design & Wellbeing. Rosalind has undertaken many Artist in Residence positions, both at home and abroad, including positions as Artist in Residence on Rathlin Island, Ireland, and alone in a cabin in the Alaskan wilderness in 2019 creating a land art trail for the Alaskan Government, to encourage use of the national parks . With a passion for art education she is Chief Examiner for Contemporary Crafts Design in Northern Ireland, a Professional Associate for the Council for Curriculum and Education and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. In 2021 as Artist in Residence for the Lough Neagh Landscape Partnership & Heritage Lottery she will also deliver a series of land art interventions in the peatlands of South West Lough Neagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, in a major development project to raise awareness of the environmental issues and declining wildlife population of Ireland. In 2020 Rosalind completed the Art, Activism and Environment programme with the Centre for Curatorial Studies, Berlin.

 

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