© 2021 Ursula Burke


Solo Projects

2021/22           Supplicants, Visual, Carlow, November – Jan 2022 - Solo Exhibition  

2021                 After the History, G126, Galway - Solo Exhibition

2020                 A False Dawn, The Ulster Museum, Belfast, February – September 2020

2019                 A False Dawn, solo exhibition at Centre Culturel Irlandais, Paris Sep 2019

2019                 Artist Residency at Centre Culturel Irlandais, Paris, Feb, March & April 2019  

2019                 The Precariat, The Galway Arts Centre, June 2019

2018                 The Precariat, The Dock, Leitrim, Ireland, November – Jan 2019 

2018                 The Precariat, RHA, Dublin, September 2018  

2017                 No Vestige of a Future, no Prospect of a Past - Solo presentation at Supermarket Art Fair, Stockholm

                         Sweden. Represented by Ormston House, Limerick, Ireland 

2017                 Vestige, Ormston House, Limerick 

2016                 Vestige, Oonagh Young Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

2013                 Hope for a Better Past, The MAC, Belfast, Northern Ireland

2013                 National Memories, Local Stories - The National Portrait Gallery, London, UK & the Ulster Museum, Belfast

2012                 Illuminations, Maynooth College, Dublin, Ireland 

2012                 Irish Writers, Cavan County Council, Ireland 

2011                 I can’t go on; I’ll go on, PS2, Belfast, Northern Ireland 

2009                 State of Grace, Catalyst Arts, Belfast, Northern Ireland 

2005                 Archive Lisburn Road, Belfast Exposed, Northern Ireland 

Group Exhibitions/Projects

2022                 The Narrow Gate of the Here and Now – Conflict, Irish Museum of Modern Art – Group Exhibition

2021                 Shiftings, Kilkenny Arts Office curated by Aoife Banks 

2021                 The Burning Roof, Gibbons & Nicholas  

2021                 Tangled, DLR Lexicon, Dublin – Group Exhibition

2021                 Turas, The Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny – Group Exhibition

2021                 Drawing Biennial, Drawing Room. London – Group

2020                 Periodical Review X, Pallas Studios, Dublin – selected by curator Niamh Brown    

2018                 On a Pedestal, group exhibition hosted by Castletown House and Dublin Castle, 2018 - curated by Helene Bremer, Mary                                     Heffernan and Nuala Goodman 

2017                 Periodical Review No 7 - Pallas Projects, Dublin, Ireland 

2017                 Domestic Affairs, Platform Arts, Belfast, Ireland 

2017                 So It Is, Mattress Factory Museum, Pittsburgh, USA 

2016                 Resurgence, Hillyer Arts Space, Washington, USA 

2016                 Irish Wave, Birth of a Nation, San Wei Gallery, Beijing, China

2016                 The Ulster Museum Annual Exhibition, Belfast, Northern Ireland 

2015                 Displacements – The Trouble with being Human these Days, Ex Elettrofonica Gallery, Rome 

2015                 When the wind Blows, The Millenium Court Arts Centre, Portadown, Northern Ireland 

2015                 Claremorris Open, City Council Offices, Claremorris, Ireland 

2015                 Eigse Open, Visual Carlow, Ireland 

2015                 Roman Remains, Transition Gallery, London
2014                 Art of the Troubles, Ulster Museum, Belfast, Northern Ireland 

2014                 Arafudo Art Annual, Fukushima, Japan 

2014                 Art of the Troubles, Wolverhampton Art Gallery, UK
2014                 Art of the Troubles, Wolverhampton Art Gallery, UK 


Art Fairs

2017                 Supermarket Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden – Solo Presentation, Ormston House, Limerick 

2016                 VUE – RHA, Dublin, Ireland 

2016                 SCOPE New York, represented by Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland 

2015                 Art International, Istanbul, represented by Ex Elettrofonica Gallery, Rome 

2014                 SCOPE New York, represented by Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland 

2013                 SCOPE New York, represented by Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland


Awards and Residencies

2021                 The Markievicz Award, Arts Council Ireland and the Decade of Centenaries 

2020                 South Tipperary Council Bursary Award  

2020                 Freelands Awards 

2020                 Arts Council of Ireland Bursary Award 

2019                 Arts Council of Ireland – Project Award  

2018                 Winner of The Golden Fleece Award

2018                 Winner of the Visual Artists Ireland, Suki Tea Award which offers a Centre Culturel Irlandais, Residency 

2018                 Banff Centre for the Creative Arts, Canada - Residency
2017                 Royal Ulster Academy - Associate Academician 2017
2017                 Mattress Factory Museum, Pittsburgh, USA - Residency
2016                 The Arts Council of Northern Ireland - Self Arranged Residency Award
2015                 Claremorris Open Winner, Claremorris, Ireland 

2017                 The Arts Council of Northern Ireland - Support for the Individual Artist Award 

2015                 The Arts Council of Northern Ireland - Support for the Individual Artist Award 

2015                 South Tipperary Artist Award, Clonmel County Council, Tipperary, Ireland 

2014                 The Arts Council of Northern Ireland, British School at Rome Fellowship 

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