Information

Ronan Devlin is a UK based multidisciplinary artist and designer.

Studio: 3 Gadlys, Park Road, Llanfairfechan, UK LL33 0NL
Telephone: +44 1248 680 242
Mobile: +44 75 7710 7438
Email: info@ronandevlin.com
Twitter: @RonanDevlin
Facebook: RonanDevlin

Curriculum Vitae

Ronan Devlin
DOB: 30/06/1974
Born: Banbridge, Northern Ireland

Current
Artist and Design Consultant
Owner of JeinDevlin Creative Studio
Designer-in-residence at Pontio / CoLabs, Innovaton Quarter Bangor University

Education
1996, University of Ulster, Belfast.
Qualifications: BA (Hons) Visual Communication (First class)

Experience
20 years

Previously
Principal designer/owner of Littleseal creative studio (Dublin + Limerick) from 1999 to 2012.
The work of Littleseal was regularly acknowledged and exhibited in the IDI and ICAD best of Irish design exhibitions.

Awards / Achievements
‘In Flow’ audience responsive installation, finalist in Lumen Prize (touring exhibition), 2015/2016
‘Veillance’ datascape artwork, winner in 2nd digital art Open Call by The Space, 2015
‘Veillance’ datascape artwork, shortlist EVA International 2016, Ireland
‘Veillance’ datascape artwork, shortlist ‘Secret’ Science Gallery, Dublin, 2015
‘Veillance’ datascape artwork, large project grant awarded by Arts Council of Wales, 2015
‘In Flow’ long list in Daiwa Anglo Japanese Art Prize, 2015
‘In Flow’ shortlist in 1st digital art Open Call by The Space, 2014
‘In Flow’, large project grant awarded by Arts Council of Wales, 2013
‘100 Archive’ – seven projects inaugurated into the Irish 100 best design works, 2012–2014
Augmented Reality in Exhibition & Print R&D project funded by Arts Council of Wales, 2012/2013

Commissions
‘Veillance’, datscape artwork commissioned by The Space (co-fundeed by Arts Council of Wales), 2016
‘Question Spaces’ Workshop & exhibition graphics at pop up art gallery for MOSTYN, Bangor, Wales, 2015
‘&’ Workshop & exhibition graphics for MOSTYN gallery’s under 25s collective, Llandudno, Wales, 2015
Criw Celf: Digital art workshop for 11-13 year old school children from Flintshire County Council, 2014
Gronant & Talacre Festival of Light: Artist for lighthouse projection and community workshop project, 2013

Residency
Currently designer-in-residence at Pontio Innovation, Bangor University, 2014–2016

Exhibitions
Upcoming – ’Veillance’, White Box innovation space, Pontio, Bangor University, 24 Feb to 12 Mar, 2017
’Veillance Prototype’, @ ‘Build Your Own’ group exhibition and workshop, FACT, Liverpool, 2015
‘In Flow’, audience responsive audio visual installation, Un Deg Un, Wrexham (Oriel Wrecsam Offsite), 2014
‘Interrupted’, 34 photographic prints, Oriel Jein-Devlin, Conwy, 2012

Select Screenings & Group Exhibitions
‘In Flow’, Lumen Prize Exhibition Tour, Shanghai, New York, London, Caerphilly Castle, 2016 (current)
Haus of Helfa, CALL, resident and exhibiting artist, Llandudno, Wales, 2015
Videoformes: ‘Afterimage’ screened as part of International video art festival, Clermont-Ferrand, France, 2015
Pilgrim Pilgrimage: ‘Afterimage‘ screened at group exhibition, St Asaph Cathedral, Wales, 2015
Colony 14: ‘Afterimage‘ screened as part of contemporary art exhibition Cardigan, Wales, UK, 2014
Beacons Projection Bombing: ‘Afterimage‘ shown at Art & Music Festival, Leeds, UK, 2013 & 2014
CodeD: ‘Afterimage‘ shown as part of digital art group show at Manifest Gallery, Cincinatti, USA, 2013
Phase One: ‘Afterimage‘ shown as part of Electronic Art & Music Festival, Ireland, 2013 & 2014
Blinc: ‘Afterimage‘ featured at outdoor illumination event in Conwy, Wales, 2012 & 2013