Linda Shevlin has curated, facilitated and managed both large and small-scale visual arts projects including TULCA Festival 2018.
In 2017 she was the invited curator for the Hennessy Art Fund, purchasing new works for the IMMA collection and also curated the visual art programme for Bealtaine Festival 2017/2018 where she developed projects, commissions, residencies & exhibitions with numerous Irish artists.
In 2016 she curated Radical Actions at RMIT Galleries, Melbourne as part of Culture Ireland’s 2016 International Programme ‘I Am Ireland’. The exhibition featured works by Duncan Campbell, Jesse Jones, Kennedy Browne and Seamus Nolan.
She has been awarded the Arts Council of Ireland’s Visual Arts Curatorial Residency award for three consecutive years (2013 – 2016) and in that time has produced a series of events and exhibitions in County Roscommon.
She is currently project curator for Solstice Arts Centre and curator in residence with Roscommon Arts Centre & Roscommon County Council.
Career & Portfolio Review Clinic:
This clinic will be of particular interest to artists seeking advice on approaching galleries and working with curators, finding appropriate situations and contexts for showing work.