New Generation Gallery

Mairead McCormack

BA (Hons) Textile Art, Design & Fashion, University of Ulster

News

July 2016
Mairead McCormack is currently exhibiting in the Summer Show at the Higher Bridges Gallery in Enniskillen until 10 September.

She will have a solo exhibition as part of the Enniskillen Visual Arts Open from 16 September – 15 October.

She will be the Artist in Residence at Belfast School of Art from September 2016.

New Generation Gallery 2016

1965 by Mairead McCormack
Probation by Mairead McCormack
As Gay as Spring Flowers by Mairead McCormack
One Pound Note by Mairead McCormack
P60 by Mairead McCormack
Withdrawn by Mairead McCormack

Mairead is a textile artist inspired by artifacts from the past. She explores the fragile beauty in the disintegration of tangible paper objects. Working mainly with Irish linen, Mairead investigates ways of bringing a human element into her work through embroidery. The nostalgic aesthetic and attention to detail in itself is a stark contrast to the modern, fast paced environment we live in today.

More info about Mairead McCormack at https://www.maireadmccormack.org

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