Art Form: Visual Art
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Visual Arts Education and Activities
Born in Cavan in 1978, Ross Cochrane studied at Sligo Institute, the University of Wales and the University of Ulster, receiving a MFA, PgDIP, BFA and PgCFHE respectively. - A recipient of the Tommy Mc Loughlin memorial award, Ross has exhibited widely in Ireland and internationally, invited residencies include the Kuntsmeile Krems, Austria (2010) in association with the Customs House Studios. Cochrane was recently selected as an Artist in Residence by Moks Estonia, the Leitrim Sculpture Center and Cavan Arts Office (2014).
Cochrane curates exhibitions independently through the ‘WhiteRabbitProductions’ group; productions and exhibitions include; ‘Cavan Re-imagined’ (2009) / ‘Something Other Than the Usual’ (2010) / ‘The 48Hour Project’ (2011). Cochrane lectures in education and delivers creative arts programs through ‘Creative Initiatives'; an education provider, working with primary schools, community groups and special needs education in the North West regions. Having primarily studied as a painter, Cochrane’s current practice has gravitated to a more multi-disciplinary approach.
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