BORN AND RAISED IN NORTHERN IRELAND, I am currently STUDYING AT CENTRAL SAINT MARTINS On the PERFORMANCE DESIGN BA course. PRIMARILY, MY WORK INVOLVES DESIGNING COSTUMES, SETS AND PRODUCING FILMS FEATURING THIS WORK. IN THE FUTURE I HOPE TO CONTINUE EXPLORING MY PRACTICE IN MANY DISCIPLINES, BUT PARTICULARLY FOCUSING ON COSTUME BASED PERFORMANCEs. I am based in new York city, working at timberlake studios inc. as a costume maker and at wing & weft gloves.
I CONTINUE TO DEVELOP MY PRACTICE NOT ONLY THROUGH PERSONAL PROJECTs and commissions, BUT THROUGH WORKING IN VARIOUS PROFESSIONAL ENVIRONMENTS. I have WORKED for milliner philip treacy, Set designer GARY CARD, universal pictures and FASHION label JW ANDERSON. in 2018 i had work featured in both print (visions china) and online publications (Hunger Magazine). IN 2019 I was commissioned by caroline polachek to produce a custom garment for the vogue Pre-met gala party.
I USE MY PLATFORM AS An artist TO RAISE AWARENESS FOR LGBTQ+ Issues worldwide, but particularlY WITH REFERENCE TO THE CURRENT STATE OF EQUALITY IN Northern IRELAND.
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