Dawn Williams (Crawford Art Gallery, Cork)
Curator at Crawford Art Gallery (2006-present). Recent exhibitions and projects include: Doug Fishbone ‘Please Gamble Responsibly’; Dara McGrath ‘For Those That Tell No Tales’ (2021); Citizen Nowhere | Citizen Somewhere’ with Elaine Hoey, Anthony Haughey, Alban Muja, Rita Dufffy, Willie Doherty, Brian MacDomhnaill, Gustave Metzger and Öyvind Fahlström (2020); Artists’ Film International (2020/21); Daphne Wright ‘A Quiet Mutiny’; Andrew Kearney ‘Mechanism’ with touring partners The Dock, Carrick on Shannon and Centre Culturel Irelandais, Paris; Vajiko Chachkhiani ‘Winter which was not there’; Marianne Keating ‘The Ocean Between’ and Ailbhe Ní Bhriain ‘Great Good Places’ (2019).
Curator’s Areas of Interest:
Broad spectrum of contemporary practice including film, to reflect contemporary and historical survey programming. Interests include work that references socio-historical and contemporary responses to the geo-political and exploring new platforms for exhibition and presentation of artists’ ideas and practices that allow a wider frame for audience engagement.