Joe Walker

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Joe Walker

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Shriff Crossroads

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086 0769723


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Visual artist working in a wide range of media.

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film, visual arts, writing

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I have a research-based practice and work in a wide range of media. I work with my twin brother Pat, we began collaborating as Walker and Walker in 1989. We co-represented Ireland at the 51st International Venice Biennale, 2005 and have shown widely nationally and internationally. We held a major solo show 'Nowhere without no(w)' at the Irish Museum of Modern Art in 2019 and other exhibitions include Wider than the sky, Artspace Boan1942, Seoul, South Korea and Every Day is a Good Day, Magazin4, Bregenz, Austria in 2017. In 2015 we held a major solo show titled Return Inverse, at Magazin4, Bregenzer Kunstverein, in Bregenz, Austria. In 2013 we held a solo exhibition ‘In the air’ at Leitrim Sculpture Centre in Manorhamilton, Leitrim and I curated the selection of films from Ireland for Super 8, which showed at Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro; Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco; Künstlerhaus Berlin, and the Christopher Grimes Gallery, in Los Angeles.

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