Nicholas Keogh  Biography

Born 1977, Newry, County Down
Lives and works in Belfast

Education
2000, BA (hons), Fine Art in Context, University of The West of England, Bristol


Selected Group and Solo Exhibitions

2013:  'FILMETS' BADALONA FILM FESTIVAL
Barcelona, Spain

2013:  ENCOUNTERS SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
Bristol, Best of British

2013:  PUERTO RICO INTERNATIOINAL SHORTFILM FESTIVAL-CINEFIESTA

2013:  SPECIAL EFFECTS
Glue factory, Glasgow, Scotland

2013:  CORONA FASTNET SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
Schull, County Cork, Ireland

2013:  'THE GRAND DOMESTIC REVOLUTION'
CCA, Derry

2013:  CLERMONT FERRAND FAIR
as part of Cork Film Festival's Irish Short Selection

2012:  CORK FILM FESTIVAL
Best Irish Short Film Jury Special Mention

'A REMOVALS JOB' - Nicholas Keogh
This film has a unique and creative approach, where the demolition of a building and the process of its reconstruction becomes a metaphor for the craft of cinema.

2012:  LIVERPOOL IRISH FESTIVAL
in connection with cork film festival

2012:  GOLDEN THREAD GALLERY TOURING EXHIBITION
15 November - 15 December, Kao Yuan Art Centre , Kao Yuan University

2012:  'BANG SHORT FILM FESTIVAL'
Nottingham, 23 - 25 November, As part of the main event, featuring mainstream short films and 'HEdge. A Space for Artist Based Film'

2012:  'TULCA VISUAL ARTS FESTIVAL'
Galway, 4 - 20 November

2012 - 2013:  'MORAL HOLIDAY'
Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, 18 October 2012 - 12 January 2013

2012:  'SELECTED II'
A screening of 10 artists’ films, nominated by the artists shortlisted for the Jarman Award 2011 screened in 6 venues:

Star and Shadow Cinema, Newcastle
FACT, Liverpool
Nottingham Contemporary
Duke of York's Cinema, Brighton
CCA, Glasgow
Whitechapel Gallery, London

2012:  'A REMOVALS JOB'
Short film commissioned by the MAC Belfast as part of its opening

2012:  'THE CURATOR'S EGG'
Altera Pars, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London

2011:  'A FILM ABOUT BLUE BOTTLES'  'A FILM ABOUT SLATERS'
Disconnected, The Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

2010:  'BIN DISCO #4'
Trans Urban Arts Festival, Belfast

2008:  'UNDERGROUND HOUSE'
L’ art contemporaneous Europe experience Pommery #5, Rheims, France

2007:  'DUST BIN DISCO'
New York City, various public locations and galleries

2006:  'D.I.Y E.C.T'
Anticipation, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago

2005:  'BIN DISCO BOAT'
Venice Biennale, The nature of things, Northern Ireland at Venice

2004:  'BIN DISCO'
San Sebastian, working with Resonance FM London

2003:  'SEWER DISCO'
Site specific work as part of Veneer | Folheado, in connection with Catalyst Arts & ZDB, Lisbon, Portugal

2003:  'SEWER LIGHTS'
27th Annual Open ev+a, Limerick, Ireland

2002:  'BIN LIGHTS'
Speak To Me, Claremorris Open, Ireland, curated by Iwona Blazwick