ABOUT MIRIAM

Miriam Logan is a member of Visual Artists Ireland and holds an M.A in Comparative Aesthetics and the Arts. She writes and teaches on the subject of Creativity. She is author of The Art of Easing Conflict a book whose focus is on the relationship between conflict and creativity.

Her art practice is based at the Circle and Line Studio in Cork. Her images have been used to illustrate a collection of Irish poetry and she has exhibited in solo shows and group shows for many years.

EXHIBITIONS

March 2019 University College Dublin

Series of works entitled Back to the Garden

November 2018 Art at the Hide Out Gallery Cork

Six works as part of a Group Show .

June 2017 The Fukushima Project. Mardleybury Gallery U.K

The work entitled Tree of Life was part of a group show highlighting the concern for the ecological impact of the nuclear accident in Japan. The work involved responding to a Japanese poets Lines about the hope and the sorrow.

November 2016 Arts Hub Trinity College Dublin

Commissioned to paint a picture in real time before an audience at the Arts Hub. The work entitled Spontaneous Reverberations was completed during a Commemorative address by a Canadian Law Professor who was drawing on Alchemical metaphors to explore the 1916 Rising.

May 2015 Hyde Gallery Sligo

Exhibition of a work entitled ‘The Hazel Wand’ as part of group show at The Hyde Gallery Sligo. The exhibition Poetry and Place was held to celebrate the 150 th anniversary of the birth of W.B Yeats.

Mar 2015 Dublin City University (Human Too)

Exhibition of work entitled ‘Displacement’ as part of a group show at D.C.U . The exhibition drew on the theme of homelessness and was organised by the group Human Too to raise awareness.

Sept 2014 Maynooth University

‘Duality’ Solo Exhibition of 22 works at Iontas Building N.U.I.M Maynooth. This exhibition was part of an international conference on Peace organised by the Kennedy Peace School

Oct 2012 C.I.T Gallery Cork

Solo Exhibition ‘In a Circumstance’ at Sullivan’s Quay C.I.T Gallery Cork. 12 large works.

PUBLICATIONS

  • Nov. 2013 Ink Paintings (Images x15) for The Hidden World of Poetry by Adam Wyeth published by Salmon Press.
  • Sept. 2013 Publication Cork Literary Review The Crone a Portrait Image from the Collection ‘In a Circumstance’ is published on the front cover of The Cork Literary Review.
  • Oct. 2008 The Art of Easing Conflict by Miriam Logan is a book on conflict and creativity published by Original Writing Press.