Brendan Fox

Founding Director/Curator

Brendan Fox holds a BA Hon’s Degree in Fine Art Media from The National College of Art and Design. Fox works as both a theatre practitioner/director/visual artist and curator. In 2012 Fox was shortlisted for Block T’s Undergraduate Award, The Talbot Gallery most Promising Graduate Award and then went on to win the International Undergraduate Awards 2013.

A published writer, Fox has also facilitated theatre and contemporary art based lectures and workshops with The National College of Art and Design, VTOS Adult Education, LSAD and has recently been invited by UCD and Trinity College Dublin to host workshops with PHD students at The Innovation Academy. He has worked as part of Dublin City Council’s innovations office The Studio as video documentary producer and as documentary director/producer for TFE research facility Cologne in association with NCAD.

Fox is on the judging panel for the International Undergraduate Awards and is head of the Foundation Arts Awards panel. In 2015 he was projects co-curator at NAG Gallery, Dublin, that same year saw him working with the Irish Museum of Modern Art curating work from their permanent collection for his large scale curatorial project Quantum Leap. In 2016 Fox was invited lecturer and curator at Limerick School of Art and Design and was resident curator at Talbot Gallery and Studios, Dublin. As Co-founder Director/Curator of Foundation Arts Festival his practice has seen him curating the work of hundreds of Irish and international artists. Fox is currently devising a large scale offsite exhibition ahead of this next years Foundation Project in association with the National Arts Council of Ireland.

Sessions

September 15, 2017
Speed Curating – Morning (VAI Members Only)
Speed Curating Rooms 1 and 2
11:00  -  12:00
Speed Curating – Afternoon (VAI Members Only)
Speed Curating Rooms 1 and 2
15:00  -  16:00