Catalyst would like to give a warm welcome to our new Director, Belfast artist Brónach McGuinness who has recently joined the board. We look forward to working with her for the next two years.
Brónach McGuinness (b. 1991) graduated from the University of Ulster with a First Class Honours degree in Fine Art in 2014. She received the Royal Ulster Academy Award for Outstanding Students and the Platform Arts Graduate Residency Award for her degree show exhibition. She has exhibited widely within the North of Ireland most recently in the Market Place Arts Centre, Armagh, Féile an Earrigh, Atelier Design Studios and the Royal Ulster Academy Annual Exhibition in Belfast. Her practice ranges from drawing and painting to assemblage and installations made from wood and metal. In 2014 she worked in Italy collaborating with Centro Ave Arte, a group of international artists based in Incisa in Val d’Arno. She is currently artist in resident at Platform Arts, Belfast.