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137th RUA Exhibition, Open call

 

Thrilled to see my image from last years shown being used for this years marketing

Conceal , oil and paper on board, 50x60cm

closing date for sbmissions is friday 5th July 2019

https://www.facebook.com/RoyalUlsterAcademy/photos/1601065046703928

RHA Annual, Set of 6 Post cards

Very pleased to learn my painting  has been chosen along with Joe Dunne RHA, Liz Rackard, Blaise Smith RHA, Donald Teskey RHA, Colin Martin RHA to be made into postcards availbale to purchase at the giftstore at the RHA

http://www.rhagallery.ie/product/rha-postcards-set-of-6/

188th RHA Annual Exhibition

Pleased to be exhibiting my painting Conceal at this years RHA annual exhibition

Conceal,  oil and  paper on  board, 60x50cm

RHA Annual is Ireland’s largest and longest running exhibition of visual art. Open to all artists working in paint, drawing, print, sculpture, photography and architecture, the RHA Annual Exhibition attracts a large public and critical audience with 48,000 visitors last year.

Exhibition runs  from 22 May 2018 – 11 Aug 2018

http://www.rhagallery.ie/exhibitions/188th-rha-annual-exhibition/

Lavish and Judicious at CCA Derry

Lavish and Judicious is a group exhibition including video, painting, sound installation and textile works. It takes as its starting point Sion Mills, a ‘model village’ and linen mill, located 20 miles south of Derry.

Lavish and Judicious considers this mix of planning, social engineering, capitalism and utopianism through a new commission by Aideen Doran and works from Jaana Kokko, Jennifer Trouton and Caroline Achaintre.

Exhibition Runs from  11th August 2018 – 6th October 2018

https://visualartists.ie/events/lavish-and-judicious-group-exhibition-at-cca-derrylondonderry/

Unafraid Red at QSS Gallery

 
Opening evening: Thursday 6th April 2017 6.00-9.00pm (wine reception)
Exhibition continues: Thursday 4th May 2017
Amanda Coogan performance: Saturday 29th April 2017, 12 noon – 4pm

Artists: Amanda Coogan , Catherine Davison, Sinead McKeever, Gail Ritchie, Jennifer Trouto

 
http://www.queenstreetstudios.net/events/the-unafraid-series-at-qss-gallery/

Birth of a Nation Ning Space , Beijing

As part of the annual Irish Festival in China, Irish Wave 2016 will take place in Beijing and Shanghai during March 2016 supported by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland.
 
This year, a series of contemporary art exhibitions and events will focus on themes of nationhood and cultural identity as part of Irish Wave’s mission to promote multicultural artistic exchanges.

Exhibition Runs 12th -20th March  2016

https://niamhcunningham.com/birth-of-a-nation-1-of-3-irish-wave-exhibitions/

Visual Arts Ireland (VAI)-The Ties that Bind

VAI Jan-Feb 2016 edition. In her  ‘How it is made’ piece Jennifer Trouton explains the process behind her award winning large scale painting The Ties that Bind.

 

https://visualartists.ie/van-janfeb-2016/

Tyrone Guthrie Residency Award

Jennifer Trouton wins Tyrone Guthrie Residency Award for an artist from Northern Ireland working in any medium in the 135th Royal Ulster Academy Exhibiton, Ulster Museum

 

https://www.royalulsteracademy.org/prizes/

Queen’s University Belfast, Great Hall Portrait commission

On April 18th 2016  Queen’s Univeristy Belfast , Gender initative unveiled its latest portrait commissioned for the Great Hall.  Professor Ruth Lyndon Bell  by Belfast based artist jennifer Trouton

The Great Hall is home to a selection of works from the University’s vast Portrait Collection of highly distinguished sitters by artists of international significance. Subjects range from previous Chancellors and Vice-Chancellors to noteworthy figures with a connection to the University including Seamus Heaney, Sir John Lavery, Professor Mollie McGeown, and Baroness

http://://www.naughtongallery.org/Collections/

Golden Fleece Award 2016

The trustees of the Golden Fleece Award are delighted to announce Jennifer Trouton as the winner of  for the 2016 Golden Fleece Award .

The winner  was announced  at a ceremony held in Dublin castle on 8th March 2016. Jennifer was chosen from a shortlist of 4  artists ,  Gerry Davis ( Limerick); wood turner Liam Flynn (Limerick); ceramicist Sara Flynn (Belfast)  and Trouton

ttps://www.goldenfleeceaward.com/artists/jennifer-trouton