Artist Statement — Michelle Doyle
Michelle Doyle lives and works in Dublin. She attended the National College of Art and Design where she received a Bachelor of Fine Art Media in 2013 and completed her Masters in Art and Research Collaboration in Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Dublin in 2016. She was recently awarded the A4 Sounds Artist in Residence Award (2018), the Sirius Residency Award (2019) and the Firestation Digital Media Award (2019).
Recent exhibitions include Athrá Titim Gach Rud, Repeater, Galway (2018); Yoga For The Eyes I at Open Ear (2018) and Yoga For The Eyes II, Dublin (2018). Michelle’s solo exhibition, entitled Obedient City (2018) was shown in A4 Sounds and relaunched for Culture Night.
Doyle performs solo as Rising Damp, with noise band, The Healers and punk band, Sissy. Sissy will represent Ireland at EuroNoize in 2019 in London, a project by Pil and Galia Kollectiv.