Moyra Derby

Born in Omagh, Northern Ireland, Moyra Derby is an artist working with painting and pictorial conventions. Recent exhibitions include Interval [ ] still : now at Tintype, London 2018, Muster Station: School of Beginnings at Tate Exchange, London 2018, PRINT.ed at EINA, Centre Universitari de Disseny i Art, Barcelona 2018, Notes on Painting at Koppel Project Hive, London 2017, Fully Awake at blip blip blip, Leeds 2017, Interval [ ] waiting room at Whitstable Biennale 2016. 

 

Published texts include Constraints between Picture and Painting: Some considerations at a distance, Journal of Contemporary Painting Vol 2 issue 2 2016, Visualizing Painting: A Space Drawn in Ratio from the exhibition catalogue of 'Limber: Spatial Painting Practices' 2013, Depth as Breadth in Rotation: Tableau as Holding Apparatus' published in Journal for Visual Arts Practice, Volume 12, issue 1, 2013. 

 

A graduate of the Royal College of Art, and currently Senior Lecturer in Painting at the University for the Creative Arts at canterbury, Moyra is currently undertaking a practice led PhD at the University of Kent.