Catriona Gallagher is a visual artist based between Northumberland and Athens. Her work moves between film, drawing, writing and installation and navigates the overlooked details in our physical surroundings and the psychological landscapes mirroring them.
Recent exhibitions include: ENTWINED, Assembly House, Newcastle (Dec 2021); Among the Garbage and the flowers, 6B, Paris (Oct 2021); ENTWINED, VARC, Highgreen (Sep 2021); No-body’s Room, The Room Projects, Paris, (Jan 2021); Back Home, Snehta, Athens (Dec 2020); Thresholds, MIMA, Middlesbrough (Oct 2020-Mar 2021); As tree, Tubbercurry, Ireland (Oct 2020); Premieres, Garage Museum, Moscow (Sep 2020); Micro, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh (Sep 2018); A Field Guide to Getting Lost, T.A.F., Athens (Jul – Sep 2018); and solo exhibition The Plant in the City, A - DASH project space, Athens (Sep 2018).
Her films have premiered at London Short Film Festival, Sheffield Doc Fest, Ann Arbor, New Holland Island and Laterale film festivals. Perdikaki, her first film, was awarded the Special Mention in the Short Film Competition at New Holland Island in 2020.
Her writing has been published in MAP magazine (2017) and Line Magazine (2013) and in 2018 she self-published an artist's book Pellitory of the Wall. The publication ENTWINED was published in December 2021 with an essay on Catriona's work by artist and writer Lesley Guy.
In 2016 she co-founded A - DASH project space in Athens with Eva Isleifs, Noemi Niederhauser and Zoe Hatziyanaki, co-running the space and curating projects between 2016 and 2019.
contact: info [at] catrionargallagher [dot] com