An Ulster Museum Artist Talk from the exhibition this year's SHC Ekphrasis Project will be responding to, Collage: A Political Act.
Join artist Joy Gerrard, as she discusses her painting featured our current exhibition - Collage: A Political Act. She will share details on the inspiration behind her work and insights into her work as an artist.
Joy Gerrard lives and works in Belfast. She graduated with a BA from NCAD, Dublin and an MA and MPhil from the Royal College of Art, London. Gerrard is known for work that investigates different systems of relations between crowds, architecture and the built environment. Using Japanese ink on paper and canvas Gerrard makes detailed ink works which re-create recent political protests from around the world. Recently she has focused on UK based Brexit demonstrations and the Trump resistance in the USA.