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20th May 2024 | Art Exhibit

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The artworks in this exhibit have been produced in response to the 2022/23 CHCI Global Humanities Institute 'Post-extractivist legacies and landscapes: Humanities, artistic and activist responses’ which was led by the UCD Humanities Institute.

Image artworks by:
Judy Carroll Deeley | Sarah Comyn | Helen Doherty | Katherine Fama


UCD Permanent Art Collection Judy Carroll Deeley Mining Paintings 2022 to 2024.jpg

See more of the collection here.


I am honoured that UCD, and the Humanities Institute have acquired four paintings created during my time as Main Project Artist for the international study ‘Post-extractivist Legacies and Landscapes: Humanities, Artistic and Activist Responses’ 2022 – 2024. These are on the theme of mining and were made in response to research trips to mine sites in Estonia, Ireland, and South Africa. They are from my Capitalocene: From  a Time of Ambition... series. Many thanks.


Rewilding at Abbeyleix Bog oil on canvas 60 x 40 cm 2023 Judy Carroll Deeley.jpg

Rewilding at Abbeyleix Bog is being shown in the exhibition ‘Conversations with Trees’  Dec 2023 – March 2024 in Walter’s Dun Laoghaire. Thanks to Eamon Coleman and ArtNetdlr.


Crusher oil on linen 25 x 30 cm 2023 Judy Carroll Deeley.jpg

Crusher features in GOMA's 7th Annual Members' Exhibition in Waterford, December 2023-January 2024.


Settlement oil on canvas 50 x 50 cm 2023 Judy Carroll Deeley.jpg

Settlement from my series of paintings Capitalocene; From a Time of Ambition is showing at Mermaid 21.  Many thanks to curator and selector Anne Mullee.


Kohtla-Nomme Mine, Estonia oil on canvas 80 x 100 cm 2023 Judy Carroll Deeley.JPG

How It's Made: Meitheal: A Creative Call for Climate Action, curated by Valeria Ceregini

Glad to participate in this project. A conversation with scientist Dr John Gallagher and Valeria took place in Balbriggan Library in September 2023 to accompany an exhibition of my Ida Virumaa paintings.


MoLI Arts Evening 4th July 2023

I was delighted to give the keynote address as main project artist to participating academics from around the world on the Arts Evening of the Main Project Conference of the ‘Post-extractivist Legacies and Landscapes’ Study in July 2023.


3 The Old Place #3_mixed media on wallpaper_21 x 18 inches framed_2021_Judy Carroll Deeley

Thanks to Straight Out Of Ireland for the wonderful welcome and the beautiful exhibition space.

Thanks also to Villanova University for acquiring the Old Place #3 for their permanent art collection.

Also I am grateful to all the other buyers. It was a wonderful display of Irish artists' and designers' work.


10 The Old Place #10_mixed media on wallpaper_41 x 33 cm_2021_Judy Carroll Deeley.JPG

I have been selected by Straight Out of Ireland to exhibit The Old Place, a series of mixed media works, in their showcase in Philadelphia, USA this November, along with an amazing line-up of artists and creatives from Ireland.

Thanks to all involved.


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Thanks to the Arts Council for a 2022 Agility Award to research and develop my new project, Capitalocene: From A Time of Ambition... To A Time of Sustainability.


Kitchen Sunlight_Oil on canvas_50 x 70 cms_2018_€560_Judy Carroll Deeley.JPG

Very pleased that Kitchen Sunlight has been selected by Rachel Joynt for ArtNetdlr's 'Pause' exhibition in Walter's, Dun Laoghaire, opening 12th October 2022.

Dressmaker C mixed media on paper 29.5 x 21 cm 2021.JPG

Delighted to have “Dressmaker C” from my Women and Work series selected for the Royal Ulster Academy 141st Annual Exhibition at the Ulster Museum opening on 14th October 2022.


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Turfed 2 (Clamps) mixed media on paper 11 x 8 inches approx 2021.jpg

Very pleased to have Turfed 1 (Residues) and Turfed 2 (Clamps) selected by Maeve Mulrennan for the group exhibition “Between the Sights of the Sun” at Birr Arts Festival and Vintage Week.


Mine Land, artists' book, collaboration with poet, Patrick Deeley

Thanks to Dr Maebh O Regan for making this video of our collaboration.

1 Mine Land_handmade artists book_collaboration between visual artist Judy Carroll Deeley
4 Capitalocene From a Time of Ambition_oil and mixed media on canvas_50 x 40 cm_2021_Judy

Capitalocene: From A Time of Ambition... To A Time of Sustainability

I am delighted to collaborate with UCD's Humanities Institute's CHCI-funded international study, 'Post-extractive legacies and landscapes: Humanities, artistic and activist responses'.

I am creating this body of work, images from which will be shown on the Creative Practice part of the dedicated website for this study.

Images from a reflective journal will also form part of my creative response, as well as the handmade artists' book, Mine Land, created in collaboration with the poet, Patrick Deeley.

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Bealtaine Virtual, May 1st - July 1st 2022

Carrickahowley Gallery at Maine Irish Heritage Centre

Curated by Robin Savage

Delighted to have 'The Wire Factory' - six collages - included in this Irish-American show. In very good company.

1 The Wire Factory A (triptych) collage and mixed media on wallpaper 47 x 115 cm  2021 Jud
2 The Wire Factory B (triptych) collage and mixed media on wallpaper 47 x 115 cm 2021 Judy
8 Capitalocene  From A Time of Ambition_oil on canvas_100 x 100 cm_2020_Judy Carroll Deele

EMERGENCE​ ArtNetdlr exhibition

Walter's, Dun Laoghaire

Pleased to have two paintings, 'Capitalocene' and 'The Rag Tree' included in this exhibition.

20 Capitalocene From a Time of Ambition_oil and mixed media on canvas_100 x 80 cm_2021 (3)

Very pleased to receive an Arts Council Agility Award 2021 to develop my project, 'Capitalocene: From A Time of Ambition'. Many thanks to the Arts Council of Ireland.

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CarrollDeeley Judy_Parahernalia B_oil on canvas 2019_32 x 32 cm Framed_€480.jpg

Delighted that 'Paraphernalia, B' has been selected for Artform Annual 44 @artformdunmoreeast  Autumn/Spring 2021/2022

See more of the works on show here:

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2_CarrollDeeley Judy_Kitchen Paraphernalia B_Oil on canvas_30 x 30 cm_2020.jpg

Pleased to have my paintings, 'Kitchen Paraphernalia, A' and 'B', selected for this year's Dunamaise Open by curator, Sharon Murphy.

See more of the works on show here:

Rag Tree Glendasan Valley oil on canvas 40 x 30 cm 2024 Judy Carroll Deeley.JPG

My painting, 'The Rag Tree', is part of artnetdlr's EMERGENCE exhibition, Autum 2021.

See more of the works on show here:

Vintage Wrought Iron Bath_mixed media on wallpaper_41 x 33 cm_2021.jpg

My painting 'Vintage Wrought Iron Bath' is part of artnetdlr's REVIVAL exhibition, Autumn 2021.

See more of the works on show here:

2 Seamstress_2021_59 x 84 cm_drawing and mixed media on paper.jpg

Delighted to have "Seamstress" selected by the curator, Therry Rudin for the group exhibition Through the Looking Glass at Birr Vintage Week & Arts Festival 2021.

Below is the link to the artists talking about their work with Therry Rudin:

and also the virtual gallery:

Plantationocene_Oil on canvas_90 x 70

Delighted that Plantationocene and Beckett's Chair (see below) have been acquired by the Office of Public Works for the State Art Collection.

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CIACLA (Contemporary Irish Arts Center, Los Angeles) online programme 2020

Beckett's Chair

I place Samuel Beckett’s chair against a backdrop of mid-eighteenth century French wallpaper. He spent many fruitful and creative years in Paris and enjoyed success there in the publication of his work.

On the closure of Fierce Pride: A Response to Death of an Irishwoman in Excel Tipperary due to Covid-19, Dr Maebh O’Regan produced the short video Judy Carroll Deeley responds to Death of an Irishwoman. This exhibition was an homage to Bridget Halpin, grandmother of the poet Michael Hartnett, and subject of the poem.

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Artlink Fort Dunree, August 2020

Members' Virtual Exhibition

Tete a Tete is my response to Ivan V Lalic's poem, Places We Love. Launching online, 7pm, Bank Holiday Monday, 3 August  2020.

Judy Carroll Deeley_Aunt Kitty_Oil on ca

Signal Open August 2020, Bray, Co. Wicklow

Pleased to have this portrait of Aunt Kitty included in the above group show.

1 Capitalocene #1_Oil on canvas_50 x 60

Hambly & Hambly, Dunbar House, Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh

Imagine Together "Arts Unlocked"

Group show August 2020.

Delighted to have Capitalocene #1 in this show.

Plantationocene #14_Oil on canvas_100 x

Plantationocene #15 will appear in ArtNet dlr’s online Earth Exhibition. ArtNet hopes to curate a physical exhibition from their online Four Elements shows once the current situation concerning Covid-19 allows.

6 JudyCarrollDeeley_Waiting, Carlisle Pi

Judy Carroll Deeley’s Carlisle Pier paintings have featured in #2019Hinterland and Cairde Visual Sligo 2019.

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