Denis Buckley

Flat 7, Mondragon House

49 Guildford Road

London SW8 2DF

E: engagedartaction@hotmail.com

S: buckleyliveart

W: www.denisbuckley.com

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017

Squat Culture, Rich Mix Mezzanine Gallery, Rich Mix London

2016

On Doubt, Siamsa Tíre Gallery Ireland, Centre Culturel Irlandais Paris

2014

The Irishman End of Exile, Siamsa Tíre Gallery Ireland

2013

The Irishman End of Exile, Summerhall Edinburgh Scotland

2011

Searching For The Unimagined Conscience of My Race, Mermaid Art Centre, Wicklow, Ireland

2010

The Fallen Man is Hero Now, Norden Farm Centre for the Arts Maidenhead, England

2008

Brightness Most Bright, Muckross Gallery, Kerry, Ireland

2001

A Grave Dug For Freedom, Void Gallery, London, England

1997

Beautiful Paintings, St James the Great Institute, London, England

1995

Flow, The Bancroft Library, London, England

 

GROUP EXHIBTIONS/FILM FESTIVALS/LIVE ART FESTIVALS/ INTERNATIONAL FESTIVALS

2016

Ráth Agus Rince, Siamsa Tíre Gallery Ireland, Commissioned Mural

2015

Táimse im’ Chodladh/I am Sleeping Fingal Film Festival Touring Roadshow nationwide Ireland

2014

Táimse im’ Chodladh/I am Sleeping Official Selection, Kerry Film Festival Ireland

Táimse im’ Chodladh/I am Sleeping Official Selection, Fingal Film Festival Ireland

Shortlisted Best Irish language Film

Art Car Boot Sale Truman Brewery London,

Táimse im’ Chodladh/I am Sleeping Físín Award screening Dingle International Film Festival

2013

Nostos: End of Exile Official Selection, (artist film section) asff aesthetica film festival, York UK,

Land/Labour/Capital, Curated by Future State, Limerick City Art Gallery, Ireland

2012

Stockholm Fringe Festival, Edinburgh Art Festival, Curated by Sorcha Carey, Burning Gran, Curated by Granny Ludski, Rio Cinema London

2011

Up The Wall, Curated by Tamsin Drury, Chester, UK, Dublin Fringe Festival, Sprint Performance Festival, Camden People Theatre, London, Live Words, Curated by Rebecca Page, Whitechapel Art Gallery London

2010

Tulca Season of Visual Art, Curated by Michelle Browne, Galway City Ireland, Under The Radar, Brisbane Festival Australia, Distance Festival, Stoke Newington International Airport, London, The Potential of Vacancy, Curated by Sinead McCann, Dublin, Ireland, Brightness, Linenhall Art Centre, Mayo, Ireland

2009

Salisbury Drawing Open, Selected by Peter Bonnell, Marie-Anne McQuay, Jonathan Parsons, Judy Adam, Salisbury Arts Centre UK, Swindon Festival UK

2008

The People's Republic of Shunt, Shunt Arches London, Killarney Summerfest, Kerry, Ireland

2006

Come Together, The Royal Court, London, Performance Studies International, Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, Sensitive Skin, Future Factory, Nottingham, UK

2005

In Full View, Curated by City Arts Centre, Dublin, Ireland

2004

7&7is, Liverpool Live, Curated by Bluecoat Art Centre, Liverpool Biennial, UK,

Out of Time, Curated by Angela Huntbach, St Augustine’s Tower, London, Glastonbury Festival, Hat Factory Luton UK, The Sell Out, Curated by Maria Malone, Seen Live Art Festival Leicester, UK

2003

Glasgow Summer in the City Festival Scotland, ABC No Rio New York, Chashama Theatre Window Project New York, USA, Brighton Festival

2002

The Long Night, Cardiff, Wales, Tunbridge Wells Winter Festival, East End Live, 291 Gallery London, Liverpool Biennial UK, Swains Green Environmental Festival, Epping Forest, UK, The Big Stage, Coleg Gwent, CrossKeys, Wales, Observable Occurrences, VTO Gallery, London,

Art Works in Mental Health, National Touring Exhibition, UK, The National Review of Live Art Glasgow

2001

October Fest, Battersea Arts Centre, London, East End Collaborations, Curated by The Live Art Development Agency, Queen Mary and Westfield University, London

 

TALKS/ONE OFF EVENT

2017

Squat Culture with Dasa Raimanova, (Slovakia), Antonia Luxem, (Germany), Cedoux Kadima, (DRC), Luisa Amorim, (Portugal), Desmond Byrne, (Ireland), Olya Levistova, (Estonia), Rich Mix London

2016

Art Changes Nothing…Probably, Centre Culturel Irlandais Paris

Desire and lack, Discussion with Dr Barry O Donnell, Director of the School of Psychotherapy at St Vincent’s University Hospital Dublin, Siamsa Tíre Gallery Ireland

2014

Screening/Discussion with Dr. Lillis Ó Laoire NUG Siamsa Tíre Gallery Ireland

2013

Land/Labour/Capital, Discussion with Stephanie Feeney, Limerick City Art Gallery, Ireland

Seamus Heaney, Tribute, Hosted by Gary Breen, Camden Irish Centre, London,

Exilic Filmmaking, Screening/Discussion with Lance Pettitt St Mary's University Rich Mix, London

2011

Sean-Nós: Singing and Exile, Performance with Pat Connolly, Rich Mix London,

John Moriarty, Screening/Discussion with Antony Farrell Lilliput Press, Mermaid Art Centre Ireland, Joe Heaney, Performance/Discussion with Dr. Lillis Ó Laoire NUG, Mermaid Art Centre Ireland, Exclusion in Exile, Screening/Discussion with author Mia Gallagher, Mermaid Art Centre, Ireland, Identity, Screening/Discussion with Nora Hickey Director Mermaid Art Centre, Ireland, British Post War Folk Broadcast Aesthetic, Discussion with Dr Paul Long Birmingham University, Whitechapel Gallery, London

 

AWARDS

2013

Arts Council England Grants for the Arts Award, Físín Short Film Award, Dingle Film Festival, Ireland

2012

Eamon Kelly Arts Bursary, Kerry County Council Ireland

2010

Culture Ireland Grant Award

2008

Irish Arts Council Project Once Off Award, Kerry County Council Arts Grant, Ireland

2005

Arts Council England Research and Development Grant

2004

Arts Council England Research and Development Grant

 

RESIDENCIES

2002-2004

Artist in Residence, Bethnal Green Working Men's Club London

 

CURATION

2002

OBSERVABLE OCCURENCES, Festival of Social Intervention, London

 

ARTICLES/INTERVIEWS

2016

The Arts Show BBC Radio Ulster

Frank Lewis Show Radio Kerry

2015

Performance Art in Ireland: A History Edited by Áine Phillips

2014

Frank Lewis Show Radio Kerry

2013

GUTH-Musical Sons of the Irish Diaspora TG4 Documentary

2012

Column, Journal.ie When Bob Marley came to Dublin,

Column, Journal.ie Irish fans sing because it brings unity, and what else do we have?

http://www.thejournal.ie/readme/irish-fans-singing-unity-637434-Oct2012/

2011

Column, Journal.ie What is an artist for? East coast FM Ireland, (with Nora Hickey)

Robert Elms Show BBC Radio London

2010

RealTime Arts Australia, Time Off Brisbane Australia

http://www.realtimearts.net/article/issue100/10094

2009

BBC Radio Wiltshire

2008

Radio Kerry

2007

Empirically Yours (www.johnmoriarty.info/biography/tributes.php)

2005

Irish Examiner, RTE Radio Ireland

2004

Radio Merseyside, The Dubliner Magazine

"An Art of Insurrection: Bucking the trend". Soloarte Art and Fashion Magazine

2002

Interview, The Kingdom Newspaper Ireland

2001

Article, The Metro London, Article, The Hackney Gazette London

"How to find the coolest art in the capital", Richard Dorment Daily Telegraph

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/4723542/Coolest-art-in-the-capital.html