b.1993 in Belfast, Northern Ireland

 

Education

2019 - 2021

Master of Fine Art in Painting candidate,

Boston University College of Fine Arts, School of Visual Art, MA, USA               

 

2012 - 2016

Bachelor of Fine Art (First Class Honours),

Ulster University Belfast School of Art, Belfast, UK

2014 - 2015

Diploma in International Studies (British Council Study USA Programme),

Waynesburg University, PA, USA

 

2011 - 2012

Diploma in Foundation Studies Art and Design,

Ulster University Belfast School of Art, Belfast, UK

Exhibitions

2021  MFA Painting Thesis Show, Stone  Gallery, Boston University 

2021  re·trace,(two-person show with Anvi Shah) ,  Commonwealth Gallery, Boston University

2020  MFA Painting and Sculpture group show, Commonwealth Gallery, Boston University

2019 Digital Voices, Ulster Museum, Belfast 
2018 My Lasting Impression, Ulster University Ground Floor Gallery, Belfast

2018 New Paintings by Aisling Wilson, The Gallery Whitehead, N. Ireland 
2017 Exhibition of Artworks by Aisling Wilson, The Gallery Whitehead, N. Ireland 

2017 Ad’van:st, Cresent Arts Centre, Belfast
2016 Le Salon des Diplômés, Goose Lane Gallery, Belfast
2016 Degree Show, Ulster University, Belfast
2014 Fall Student show, Waynesburg University, PA, USA
2014 Perhaps, Catalyst Art Gallery, Belfast
2014 Art for NSPCC at the MAC, Metropolitan Arts Centre, Belfast

2014 Introducing..., Waterfront Hall, Belfast

2012 Belfast Culture Night: Contemporary Faith and Arts, Calvary Christian Centre, Belfast

2012 True Colours, Ulster Museum, Belfast

Awards

2019 - 2021

Constantin Alajalov scholarship,

Boston University School of Visual Art

 

2019 - 2020

BEST scholarship (BUNAC Educational Scholarship Trust),

British Universities North America Club

 

2014 - 2015

Study USA scholarship,

British Council 

Selected Experience

2021 Teaching Assistant to Introduction to Printmaking, Boston University, School of Visual Art, MA

2020 Teaching Assistant to Painting Foundations (two classes), Boston University, School of Visual Art , MA,

2020 Teaching Assistant to Sculpture Foundations (two classes), Boston University, School of Visual Art , MA,

2020 Tasteful Boston project (selected artist), Downtown Boston BID, MA

2015 – 2019 Art Technician, Carrickfergus Academy (formerly Downshire School), Carrickfergus, N.Ireland
2018 – 2019 Event Manager (freelance), Young at Art (children’s charity), Belfast, N.Ireland 
2019 Front of House, Belfast Photo Festival, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast, N. Ireland 
2018 Selected participant of Royal Hibernian Academy &Temple Bar Gallery and Studios Young Art Writers Programme, Dublin, Ireland 

2018 Commissioned painting project with Leukaemia and Lymphoma NI (Charity)
2017 Belfast International Arts Festival Representative (voluntary), N.Ireland 

2016 - 2017 Illustrator for poetry series Northern Nib by Robert E. Wilson
2016 Selected participant of Northern Ireland Screen Net. Master classes in Animation, Belfast, N.Ireland 

 

Publications

An Encounter with Chloe Anthony Wofford, Young Art Writers zine by RHA Gallery and Temple Bar Gallery + Studios (2018), Dublin, Ireland