Lee Welch

l.welch(at)live.com
BIO / STATEMENT

     
 

EXHIBITIONS
& PERFORMANCES

2017

GROUP EXHIBITION ART WORKS, Carlow 38th Annual Open Submission selected by Eoin Dara and Emma Lucy O’Brien (Carlow, Ireland)
www.carlowartsfestival.com

GROUP EXHIBITION 2116, Eli & Edythe Broad Art Museum (Michigan, USA)
www.broadmuseum.msu.edu

GROUP EXHIBITION Attitude Precedes Form, The Library Project curated by Dr. Hilary Murray (Dublin, Ireland)
www.print.ie

2016

GROUP EXHIBITION The Headless City, TULCA (Galway, Ireland)
www.tulcafestival.com

GROUP EXHIBITION INFRA, eight gallery (Dublin, Ireland)
www.basicspace.ie

PERFORMANCE / EVENT A Conversation on Drawing - Royal Hibernian Academy (Dublin, Ireland)
www.rhagallery.ie

PERFORMANCE / EVENT Listen, Hissen, Hessin! - Irish Museum of Modern Art (Dublin, Ireland)
www.imma.ie

GROUP EXHIBITION ART WORKS, Carlow 37th Annual Open Submission selected by Annie Fletcher & Claire Feeley (Carlow, Ireland)
www.carlowartsfestival.com

GROUP EXHIBITION 2116, Lewis Glucksman Gallery (Cork, Ireland)
www.glucksman.org

GROUP EXHIBITION This is Water - Catalyst Arts (Belfast, N. Ireland)
www.catalystarts.org.uk

GROUP EXHIBITION ROSEBUD - The Library Project curated by Alison Pilkington and Cora Cummins (The Fold) (Dublin, Ireland)
www.print.ie

2015

GROUP EXHIBITION ∞ (Broken Mirrors), Jonathan Mayhew & Lee Welch - NCAD Gallery curated by Marysia Wieckiewicz-Carroll (Dublin, Ireland)
www.ncad.ie

GROUP EXHIBITION  COE'15 - COE Gallery curated by Brian Cass (Claremorris,Ireland)

GROUP EXHIBITION / EVENT  The Perennial - Grecian Shelter curated by Karen Azoulay (Brooklyn, New York)

GROUP EXHIBITION IRL - TACTIC Gallery (Cork, Ireland)

GROUP EXHIBITION In the Silence of the Night - Irish Museum of Modern Art curated by Mary Cremin, (Dublin, Ireland)
 www.imma.ie

GROUP EXHIBITION A¯¯A A¯¯A A¯¯ A - 126 Gallery, (Galway, Ireland)
 www.126.ie

GROUP EXHIBITION The Grammar of Ornament - Irish Museum of Modern Art ARP, (Dublin, Ireland)
 www.imma.ie

2014

SCREENING How does the group function - Enclave Projects (London, England)
 www.lux13criticalforum.com

PERFORMANCE / EVENT thigmotropism - John Jones Project Space (London, England)
 www.johnjones.co.uk

PERFORMANCE / EVENT Foaming at the Mouth 4 - Stag’s Head (Dublin, Ireland)
 www.fatm-dublin.com

GROUP EXHIBITION Stone Soup - in association with Ormston House, Basic Space and Limerick City of Culture (Limerick, Ireland)
www.ormstonhouse.com

GROUP EXHIBITION STICK UP FIR-TREE, IRISHISE - Broadstone Studios (Dublin, Ireland)
 www.fuck-shit-piss.com

2013

GROUP EXHIBITION A Lamb Lies Down - Broadstone Studios (Dublin, Ireland)
 www.alambliesdown.com

SOLO EXHIBITION / EVENT Two exercises in awareness and observation - Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane (Dublin, Ireland)
 www.hughlane.ie

EVENT / PERFORMANCE / GROUP EXHIBITION (((O))) - Clonlea Studios (Dublin, Ireland)
www.clonleastudios.com

GROUP EXHIBITION/ Fuck, Shit, Piss - 126 Gallery & Engage Artist Studios (Galway, Ireland)
 www.fuck-shit-piss.com

2012

SOLO EXHIBITION If what they say is true - CCA Projects (Derry~Londonderry, N. Ireland)
 www.cca-derry-londonderry.org

GROUP EXHIBITION / EVENT  Sleepwalkers: Possibilities Contingencies - Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane (Dublin, Ireland)
 www.hughlane.ie

PERFORMANCE / EVENT  Anthem for the People’s Tomorrow (part 2) - Salon Populaire curated by THE OFFICE (Berlin, Germany)
www.salonpopulaire.de

2011

SCREENING Screening Room: Dublin - Kölnischer Kunstverein curated by Regina Barunke (Cologne, Germany)
www.koelnischerkunstverein.de

GROUP EXHIBITION Amikejo - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León (MUSAC) curated by Latitudes (León, Spain)
www.musac.es

GROUP EXHIBITION (WHOOPEE) we're all going to die - Pallas Projects (Dublin, Ireland)
 www.pallasprojects.org

GROUP EXHIBITION Anthem for the People's Tomorrow - Bergweg Station curated by Ellen Blumenstein (Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
www.pzwart.wdka.nl

GROUP EXHIBITION WordPerfect - NoPlace (Oslo, Norway)
www.noplace.no

PERFORMANCE / TALK Brak Talk–Beside Itself - Duende
(Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
www.duendestudios.nl

PERFORMANCE / EVENT  Love Letter To a Surrogate Stage II - Muhka (Antwerp, Belgium)
www.muhka.be

2010

PERFORMANCE / TALK Lost & Found - SMART Project Space (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
www.smartprojectspace.net

PERFORMANCE / EVENT Clifford Irving Show - Objectif Exhibitions curated by Raimundas Malasauskas (Antwerp, Belgium)_
www.objectif-exhibitions.org

PERFORMANCE / EVENT  Love Letter To a Surrogate - Torrance Art Museum (Los Angeles, USA)
www.torranceartmuseum.com

SCREENING 2HB Launch - CCA (Glasgow, United Kingdom)
www.cca-glasgow.com

2009
 
GROUP EXHIBITION
MISSING LINK - Andreiana Mihial Gallery (Bucharest, Romania)
www.andreianamihail.com

SOLO EXHIBITION At the still point of the turning world -
Galway Arts Centre (Galway, Ireland)
www.galwayartscentre.ie

PERFORMANCE / READING Clifford Irving Show - Kadist Art Foundation curated by Raimundas Malasauskas (Paris, France)
 wwww.kadist.org

2008
 
SOLO EXHIBITION
Never Odd or Even and other pieces - The LAB (Dublin, Ireland)
www.dublincity.ie


GROUP EXHIBITION
Non-Knowledge - Project Arts Centre (Dublin, Ireland)
www.projectartscentre.ie

AWARDS, CATALOGUES, PUBLICATIONS, RESIDENCIES & REVIEWS

2016

REVIEW Art Monthly : Issue : 402 December-January 2016
TULCA The Headless City by Joanne Laws

REVIEW Billion Journal 19 February 2016
Boys & Girls by James Merrigan

REVIEW Shower of Kunst 4 January 2016
∞ (BROKEN MIRRORS) by Jim Ricks

AWARD / RESIDENCY Black Church Print Studio, Membership Studio Award

2015

AWARD COE'15 Prize Fund, Awarded by Brian Cass

PUBLICATION Paper Visual Art Journal
Edited byMarysia Wieckiewicz–Carroll and Nathan O’Donnell, PVA

AWARD / RESIDENCY DIT Project Studios, Studio Award

PUBLICATION Sleepwalkers - Book
Edited by Michael Dempsey and Logan Sisel, Ridinghouse

REVIEW Irish Times 3 March 2015
Sleepwalkers: Artistic experiments by Aidan Dunne

AWARD / RESIDENCY Artists’ Residency Programme, Irish Museum of Modern Art Award & Bursary

2014

AWARD / RESIDENCY Artists’ Residency Programme, Irish Museum of Modern Art Award & Bursary

REVIEW The Visual Artists’ News Sheet (VAN) Jan/Feb 2014
A lamb lies down by David Brancaleone

2013

REVIEW Art Monthly : Issue : 369 September 2013
Dublin Round-up by Chris Clarke

AWARD / RESIDENCY Firestation Artists Studios
Sculpture Workshop Residency Award & Bursary

AWARD / RESIDENCY Dublin City Council, Incubation Space Award

2012

REVIEW Artforum 500 words, Dec 20, 2012
As told to Miguel Amado

AWARD Production Ireland
Jurors include – artist Locky Morris, curator, educator and writer Paul O'Neill, and curator and writer Emily Pethick.

AWARD Arts Council of Ireland, Artist Bursary Award

PUBLICATION Amikejo - Book
Edited by Latitudes, Mousse Publishing

PUBLICATION Anthem for the People's Tomorrow - Book
Edited by Ellen Blumenstein, Spector Books

RESIDENCY International Residential Studio.
Red Stables

2011

PUBLICATION the space in between - Artist Publication
Antinomian Press

2010
 
AWARD / RESIDENCY Banff Residency & Scholarship
Banff Art Centre

PUBLICATION (Mis)reading Masquerades - Book
Edited by Frédérique Bergholtz and Iberia Pérez, Revolver Publishing

AWARD Arts Council of Ireland, Travel & Training Award

PUBLICATION Shifter 16 : Pluripotential - Magazine
Edited by Sreshta Rit Premnath & Warren Neidich

PUBLICATION ANAL # 0 - Intermittent Periodical
Banff Art Centre

PUBLICATION Options with Nostrils - Book
Edited by Alexis Vaillant, Sternberg Press

PUBLICATION 2HB Volume 6 - Journal
Centre for Contemporary Art

2009
 
REVIEW
Frieze #124 June–August 2009
Dublin City Report by Brian Dillon

AWARD Arts Council of Ireland, Travel & Training Award

REVIEW Circa #129 Autumn 2009
At the still point of the turning world by Hilary Murray

AWARD Culture Ireland, Project Grant

REVIEW Frieze #120 January–February 2009
Emerging Artists Looking Back by Tessa Giblin

REVIEW Artpapers, January/February 2009
NONKNOWLEDGE by John Gayer

2008
 
AWARD Arts Council of Ireland, Artist Bursary Award

AWARD Dublin City Council, Arts Bursary

PUBLICATION Never Odd or Even, Artist Publication
The LAB Gallery

REVIEW Circa #125 Autumn 2008
Degree shows: Critics' choices by Alan Phelan

REVIEW Circa Online Reviews, October 2008
Lee Welch: Never odd or even by Sara Baume