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Horrigan is founding director and curator of Askeaton Contemporary Arts. She is also visual arts curator at The Belltable, Limerick, where recent and upcoming exhibitions include Allan Hughes and Magdalena Jitrik. She was educated at the University of Ulster, Belfast and the Stadelschule, Frankfurt. As an artist she has exhibited in Limerick City Gallery of Art, RIAA Buenos Aires, Frankfurter Kunstverein, and the Royal Academy of Art, Copenhagen.
Michele Horrigan, founding director and curator of Askeaton Contemporary Arts, speaks with artists Amanda Ralph and Sean Lynch on recent projects in conjunction with the launch of The Hellfire Club, a series of new commissions based on the presence of an 18th century secret society house in Askeaton.read more »
The sixth edition of Welcome to the Neighbourhood, an annual programme of invited international and Irish artists resident and working in the town, will occur in July 2011.read more »