Start-Up of the day: Artfetch →
Artfetch was featured as Start-Up of the day in the Daily Business Post on Nov 13th 2012. Read the article at the link above.
Fetching Idea for Emerging Artists →
Great article in the Irish Times Start-Up Nation section published Nov 15th 2012. Read it at the link above.
So Far So Good →
Click the link above to see me chatting to Sophie Morris at Archie Talks in Dublin in October about my entrepreneurial story, how I started KTcontemporary and what’s to come for Artfetch. It was an absolute pleasure and a delight. Go to Artfetch.com to Sign Up, follow our journey and be the first to receive an invitation to the Artfetch launch in 2013.
Where the art is - Sunday Independent Feature →
Click on the link to read the fabulous article written by Mary O’Sullivan from this week’s Life Magazine in the Sunday Independent, featuring none other than yours truly, my trusty PA Patricia Tsouros and a big fat mention for KTcontemporary! :)
Manifest @ Kinsale Arts Week 2011 Submissions
Now that the latest show is up and everything is settled at the gallery it’s time for me to dedicate all my time and attention to selection for the Manifest Exhibition at Kinsale Arts Week 2011, 9th-17th July. As mentioned previously I am very excited to be curator for this exhibition of emerging contemporary visual artists and I hope to have REAMS of wonderful submissions to choose from. If...
Ferris Bueller and Broken Hearts at KTcontemporary →
Also included in the latest exhibition opening tomorrow evening at KTcontemporary is work by the uber cool Kilkenny man himself, Mick Minogue, and his trusty assistant Alfie. I don’t know quite how to describe these special little pieces - they’re wooden boxes with built in illustration and collage, they’re detailed, reminiscent, clever and quirky, you can pick them up, open...
Annville Films take over KTcontemporary →
This Thursday KTcontemporary play host to Annville Films who are taking over the gallery space for a private screening - Annville Films was formed in 2006 by students from the National Film School with the aim of creating exciting and challenging films with other young film makers. After four years they have a body of work that has won many awards and has been screened at festivals around the...
Manifest @ Kinsale Arts Week 2011 →
I am very excited to say that I have been asked to curate the Manifest exhibition at this years Kinsale Arts Week happening in July. The now annual exhibition is in its second year as part of Kinsale Arts Week and will be a group show consisting of 8 emerging artists based in Ireland. Keep an eye out for application details and check out their website for further info on Kinsale Arts Week....
KTcontemporary artist Dominic Bell featured on 1000 Words photography blog - http://1000wordsphotographymagazine.blogspot.com/2011/01/dominic-bell.html
Get the London Look
Just back from a great working holiday to London town. Met with some amazing new artists who will be joining the ranks at KTcontemporary, saw some really interesting shows for creative inspiration and attended some very hip and cool arty social networking events. Back in the gallery tomorrow to prep for the next show, which is being installed on Wednesday and opens at the end of the week. Will...
The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to...– Jack Kerouac. Be mad in 2011 :)
KTcontemporary get Edgy. →
Barry Egan came along to the launch night of KTcontemporary and wrote up a piece for last week’s Sunday Independent. Check it out here if you missed it.
Caught out with my gorgeous BFF LOL! →
Me and my bestie James O’Neill were snapped at the recent Tommy Hilfiger Denim party - LOUD at Tripod - where James was performing as his superstar alter ego Bitches With Wolves. Stellar show as always and if you haven’t heard Bithces with Wolves yet a) where have you been? and b) check out their Myspace page for their truly unique take on electro glitter pop (yes you can actually hear...
If I can’t dance, it’s not my revolution.– Attributed to Emma Goldman, appropriated by KT.
Blogging about blogging - we love Mick Minogue. →
Mick Minogue has been doing amazing things in the window of KTcontemporary over the past couple of weeks. Every morning I get to work there are more surprises there waiting for me, it makes me happy. He’s also offered to help shovel the snow outside the gallery before our party on Friday night, which makes me really happy. Check out his blog to read more and see more about his contemporary styled...
Nearly there with the new site, just one or two minor tweaks left and then we’ll be sorted! KT :)