AIDEEN DORAN
ae.doran@hotmail.co.uk         adoran.co.uk

Exhibitions, Screenings & Commissioned Projects

Forthcoming:

2021        Freelands Artist Programme (Title TBC), group show at Freelands Foundation, London, January 2021.  

2020        Title TBC, group show at Edinburgh College of Art, June 2020.

2020        Work Songs, group show as part of Glasgow International, May 2020.  

Recent:

2018        In/Action, group show at Santa Maria della Scala, Siena, November 2018.

2018        Physical Touch, screening programme at The MAC, Belfast, October 2018.

2018        Lavish and Judicious, group show at CCA Derry/Londonderry, August 2018.

2018        32nd SIBMAS Conference, screening of Bodies in Motion, Paris, June 2018.

2018        Bodies in Motion, screening programme curated by Tiffany Boyle, Glasgow Film Theatre, June 2018.

2018        Bone Meal, group show at The Hidden Gardens as part of the Glasgow International Supported Programme, April 2018.

2018        Lux Salon selected by Seamus Harahan, Lux, London, March 2018.

2017        Online commission for Transmission Gallery, September 2017 and ongoing.
2017        Catalyst Commissions, Catalyst Arts, Belfast, June 2017.

2017        Moving Image Commission for Flatpack Film Festival/Catalyst Arts, April 2017.

2016        Artist talk and screening as part of AMINI at The Mac, Belfast, November 2016.

2016        Footnoting the Archive, commissioned online project by MAP magazine as part of Edinburgh Art Festival, August 2016.

2016        Salted Findings, screening at Pig Rock Bothy at the National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh, July 2016.

2016        Neo Neo, live audio-visual performance commissioned by The Black Box Belfast and supported by the PRS for Music Foundation, August 2016

2016        Mineral Supplements, performance and reading at SWG3, Glasgow

2016        The Imagined City, city audio tour commissioned by Household and Place Gallery, Belfast, April 2016.

2016        Coppice, group show at Verge Gallery, Sydney, March 2016.

2016        SetBackground, group show at Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh.

2016        Power User, screening at Newbridge Projects, Newcastle Upon Tyne.  

2015        Artist’s Moving Image Northern Ireland, screening event at Platform Arts, Belfast.

2015        Film Open touring programme: Spike Island, Bristol & touring to Castlefield Gallery, Manchester, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, S1 Artspace, Sheffield, Transmission, Glasgow and ICA, London.

2015        Im Bau (solo project), Grand Union, Birmingham.
2015        After Hours (2 person show w/ Fiona Chambers), Platform Arts, Belfast.

2014        East End Transmissions, group show at The Pipe Factory, Glasgow.
2014        The Ghost in the Machine (2 person show w/ Marianne Keating), Galway Arts Centre,              

Galway city, Ireland.

2014        After Hours (2 person show w/ Fiona Chambers), Glasgow Project Room.

2014        Looking for Work, group show at Regina Rex, Brooklyn, US.

2014        MEDIATING LANDSCAPE, group show curated by Flip Projects at Sala Murat, Bari, Italy.

2013        Momentous Times, group show at CCA Derry/Londonderry, Derry/Londonderry.

Publications & Writing

2018        Contribution to ‘Doris’, published by Soft Fiction Projects..

2016        ‘Possiplex’, paper commissioned by MAP magazine and published in Endnotes, July 2016.

2016        ‘Oblomov’s Dream: An Art Practice-Led Enquiry Into Radical Boredom in the Network World’, published in A Peer Reviewed Journal About Excessive Research. Published by the Digital Aesthetics Research Centre, Aarhus University.  

2016        ‘Power Users’, published in A Peer Reviewed Newspaper About Excessive Research. Published by the Digital Aesthetics Research Centre, Aarhus University in collaboration with Transmediale festival of art & digital culture.

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2018        Shortlisted for the 2019 Margaret Tait Award for moving image artists based in Scotland.

2017        Glasgow Life Visual Art and Craft Maker Award.

2017        Creative Scotland Open Project Funding.

2017        Support for the Individual Artist Award, awarded by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland.

2016        Shortlisted for the 2017 Margaret Tait Award for moving image artists based in Scotland.

2015        Support for the Individual Artist Award, awarded by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland.

2014        Support for the Individual Artist Award, awarded by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland.

  1. Artist's International Development Fund (sponsored by CCA Derry/Londonderry), awarded by the British Council.

RESIDENCIES

2018        Talbot Rice Residents programme (with Talbot Rice Gallery and Edinburgh University), until Autumn 2020.

2018        Hospitalfield Summer Visual Art Residency, July 2018.

2017        CCA Creative Lab Residency, September 2017

2016        The Kiln Project Residency, commissioned by Cass Sculpture Foundation and supported by West Dean College, Chichester. August 2016.

2014        Connect/Exchange, residency at Stills Gallery of Photography, Edinburgh supported by Northern Film and Media, Gateshead. May-June 2014.

2013        International artist in residence, Britto Arts Trust, Dhaka.

EDUCATION

Practice-led PhD in Fine Art, Northumbria University
2012-2016

Master of Fine Art, Glasgow School of Art
2010-2012        

BA Fine & Applied Art, University of Ulster        
2004-2007