Personal Information

Name:                                                              Claire Mooney
Email:                                                               c.mooney81@live.co.uk

Education

University of Ulster, Belfast                           September 2014 – Present

Saimaa University, Imatra, Finland               September – December 2016
(Erasmus Student)

Goldsmith Centre, London                            July 2016
(Undergraduate Summer School)

Masterclass with David Clarke (UUB)          February 2016

Masterclass with Manuel Vilhena (UUB)     January 2016

St Louis Grammar School, Kilkeel               September 2007 – June 2014

Qualifications

Foundation Studies in Art & Design

Studying  BA (Hons) Contemporary Applied Arts, Silversmithing and Jewellery

Exhibitions

Upcoming Exhibitions

September 2018

“Lost in Linen” Island Arts Centre, Lisburn (As part of the 2018 Linen Biennale)

October 2018

“Annual RUA Exhibition” Ulster Museum, Belfast

 

2018

“New Designers 2018”, Group Show, Islington, London
“Degree Show”, Ulster University, Belfast

2017

“Emerging Artists: PLACE”, Spy Pond Photo Space, Newcastle, Northern Ireland

“Closure”, Engine Room Gallery, Belfast

“25 Pop-Up”, Blick Studios with Belfast Design Week

"Big Bauble 2017", Space Craft, Belfast

2016

"Showcase", Saimaa University of Applied Sciences, Finland

2015

“Creating Foundations”, Surgery Gallery and Studios, Belfast, Northern Ireland

"Foundation End of Year Show", University of Ulster, Northern Ireland

Publications / Awards
2017

Shortlisted for 2017 “Make Your Mark” Award, Goldsmith Company, London

2016

Funding obtained for Goldsmith Summer School

Erasmus Grant for Student Exchange, European Funded

Deans Honours list for Academic Achievements in 2015/16

Work selected as presentation piece for the AHUA conference, Ulster University

2015

Review featured in “Docrafts Creativity” Magazine, Issue 58, pg35, (Published Summer 2015)

Winner of “Stand for Something” Dr. Martens design competition, Belfast