Niamh Cunningham 倪芙瑞莲

Artist in China 艺术家

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Memory Palace of Trees – an overview

  Web of fabulous grass, sucrose series, Niamh Cunningham 2018  Memory Palace of Trees: In October 2019  after reading the Pulitzer prize winning book ‘The OverStory’ by Richard Powers I started my plans for the socio-eco art practice ‘The Memory Palace of Trees’. It began in January 2020 at...

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December – Ant Forest – pushing back the desert

Note: Slash Pine is one of the many species you can choose as your real life tree   We have a special tree feature for  December Memory Palace of Trees ! We talk with Iris Ye who is a user of a green initiative embedded in the Alipay App....

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Art for a sustainable future – exhibition

I believe the ecological crisis is a crisis of culture and art  (in all its forms) has an essential role in confronting the environmental emergency. It can be cross disciplinary, it can span the divides of science, agriculture, food culture, education , ethical consumerism, economics, film, music and so...

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November- Dances with Trees

Delighted to feature a tree dance story this month. I met Zhang Yi a month ago at a contact improv performance and was thrilled when she agreed to come to my favourite woods to help make a video.  Special thanks also to Robert Harvey and Ciorras for permission to...

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October – Kampong Coconuts

This month’s story comes from my old friend Trebas.  We used to be neighbours over 15 years ago when living in Dubai. I match a painting of a wadi in the emirate of Fujairah from those days living in the UAE with her evocative childhood memories of her grandfather’s...

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The Pattern that Connects

What an unusual opportunity to be able to show work at this time. ‘The Pattern that Connects ‘ is a duo exhibition with woodcut artist Ma Liangfen from Cangzhou academy of Painting , Hebei. The exhibition opened (26/9/2020) at Dong Yue Art Musuem in Chaoyangmenwai .      Thank...

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September _ Kosima’s corkscrew willow

Willow- Sucrose series (11.8) UV print on Aluminium 120x160cm Niamh Cunningham 2020  (This artwork is currently exhibited at The Pattern that Connects at Dong Yue art Museum BJ  until Oct 3 2020) My friend Kosima is a Mother Earth kind of gal. She is a fountain of knowledge on matters ranging...

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Your Invitation to ‘Shared Destiny – The Pattern that Connects

      You are cordially invited to the opening of  ” Shared Destiny -The Pattern that Connects ” a duo exhibition with woodcut artist Ma Liangfen and myself ….. focussing on nature and our relationship with it . …..opens on Saturday 3.30 at Dong Yue Art Museum Beijing...

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