Joy Gerrard (b. 1971, Ireland) lives and works in London. Graduated from the National College of Art and Design, Dublin (1995); and from the Royal College of Art, London (2008). Awards include the Irish Arts Council Bursary (2016); and the Ortho Mid-Career artist award from the RHA (2015). Select solo exhibitions include falter, Wexford Arts Centre, Wexford (2018); shot crowd, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin (2017); Protest Crowd, Peer UK, London (2015); and Fractured Flow, Judith Wall Gallery, New York (2002). Select group exhibitions include Graphic Witness, Drawing Room, London (2017); MAC International 2016, MAC International, Belfast (2016); In a Dream You Saw A Way To Survive and You Were Full of Joy, Hayward Gallery Touring (2016); Drawing Biennial 2015, Drawing Room, London (2015); Contemporary Drawing, Xi'an Academy of Fine Arts, Xi'an (2015); and Research Exhibition, Royal College of Art, London (2010). Her works are held in public and private collections including The Glucksman Gallery, Cork; Standard Life, Edinburgh; Museum of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla; and Il Bisonte International Centre of Graphic Art, Florence.
Last updated: 06.02.2019