Artist Biography

Eva George Richardson McCrea

Eva George Richardson McCrea is an Irish multimedia artist with a BA in Fine Art (Sculpture) and History of Art, from the National College of Art and Design, Dublin (2013) and an MA in  Philosophy and Contemporary Critical Theory, CRMEP, from Kingston University, London (2015). McCrea was the recipient of the 2018 Arts Council Artist in the Community Project Development Award and the 2018 Arts Council Artist in the Community Research and Development Award.

McCrea has exhibited throughout Ireland, and given presentations in Belgium, England, and Ireland, and participated in a number of residencies in Cork.

Yoga for the Eyes is an ongoing project, which has seen several iterations in Dublin and Cork. It investigates the Free Party movement in Ireland, the right to assembly and the development of intentional communities using archival footage, video collage, sculpture and community based interventions. Yoga for the Eyes was selected by the MExIndex for inclusion at the Dingle Film Festival https://www.dinglefilmfestival.com/ in 2019.

McCrea is a member of Brass Neck Press, an independent art publisher of artist editions, t-shirts and printed/digital ephemera.

 

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