Artist's Intro

Claire Curneen

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Born 1968, Tralee, Co. Kerry, Ireland

1987-1990 Crawford College of Art & Design, Cork
1990-1991 University of Ulster, Belfast, Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Arts
1991-1992 University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, MA Ceramics

"My work with the figure is grounded in the exploration of the human condition, focusing on aspects of the religious and the ceremonial. With semi-autobiographical references, the figure serves as a vessel for the physical and spiritual being."