Janet Hoy

"Janet Hoy is a visual artist whose work is driven by ideas, politics and thought-provoking observations.  She works in a variety of mediums, including painting, print, video, sound and sculpture.

Hoy has taken part in a number of curated and juried exhibitions and projects in the U.K., Ireland and Europe, and recently won the prestigious "Painting Prize" (2019) at the Royal Ulster Academy's Annual Exhibition.
 

Rebecca Strain, Artist & Curator​​

ArtLink

​Awards & Prizes

  • Artist & Practitioners Award, Derry & Strabane District Council, 2020

  • Scheme of Arts Grant, Donegal County Council, 2020

  • The Painting Prize, Royal Ulster Academy Annual Exhibition, 2019

  • The Walled City, 400 Years, Event Funding, Derry City & Strabane District Council, 2019
     

Solo Exhibition

  • Sept 2017, "What Leaves, What's Left Behind", Saldanha Gallery, Donegal

Public Artwork
 

  • Sept 2019, "The Stone Tapes", Walled City 400, Derry/Londonderry

 

Juried Open Exhibition

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  • Nov 2020, Borders Art Fair "Future Landscapes", 
    THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space  and at Palazzo Albrizzi-Capello, Venice

  • Oct 2019, 138th Annual Exhibition, Royal Ulster Academy, Belfast

  • Aug, 2018, "Everyday", Artlink Members' Exhibition, Saldanha Gallery, Donegal

  • April 2018, Open Art Exhibition, Glebe Gallery, Donegal

  • ​Aug, 2017, "Manifold", Artlink Members' Exhibition, Saldanha Gallery, Donegal

  • April 2017, Open Art Competition, Glebe Gallery, Donegal

  • April 2015, Open Art Competition, Glebe Gallery, Donegal

  • Aug 2014, "Hereinafter", Artlink Members' Exhibition, Saldanha Gallery, Donegal

  • Feb 2014, Open Art Competition, Ross Gallery, Letterkenny

  • April 2013, Open Art Competition, Glebe Gallery, Donegal

  • Oct 2012,  131st Annual Exhibition, Royal Ulster Academy, Belfast

  • April 2012 Open Art Competition, Glebe Gallery, Donegal

  • Oct 2011, 130th Annual Exhibition, Royal Ulster Academy, Belfast

 

Selected Group Exhibitions 

  • May 2020, "Drawn From Borders", ArtlinkOnline.ie

  • May 2020, "Still", ArtlinkOnline.ie

  • June 2018, "C a r r y", Void Gallery, Derry

  • ​Aug 2017, "Icons", Hyde Bridge Gallery, Sligo

  • Feb 2017, "Wild Atlantic Way", Bishop St Studio & Artlink Artists, Alley Theatre Gallery, Strabane

  • Nov 2016 “The Big Small Exhibition”, Bishop St Studio Artists, Warehouse Gallery, Derry

  • Sept 2016 Inishowen Rural Artists Network, Garden of Reflection, Derry

  • May 2016 "Wild Atlantic Way", Bishop St. Studio artists, Garden of Reflection, Derry

  • Sept 2015, Derry Print Workshop Exhibition, Warehouse Gallery, Derry

  •  July 2015 Derry Print Workshop Members' Exhibition, The Social, Derry

  •  Feb 2014 “Ima9ine”, Roe Valley Arts Centre, Limavady

  •  Jul 2013, "Ima9ine", London Street Gallery, Derry

  • May 2013, "Ima9ine", Flowerfield Arts Centre, Portstewart

Selected Media​

  • #Ireland Performs, Facebook & Culture Ireland in asso with RTE, 21 May 2020

  • Irish Arts Review, Winter (Dec 2019 - February 2020)

  • "Soundscapes" with Stephen McCauley, Radio Ulster, Weds 18 Sept, 2019

  • The Mark Patterson Show, Radio Foyle, 10 September, 2019

  • The Arts Programme, Radio Ulster, 16 June, 2018

  • The Arts Programme, Radio Ulster, 24 February, 2017

  • Culture NI, May 2016

  • Ulster Tatler, July 2013, Arts Diary

Education

  • BA Hons 2:1, English, Leeds University, 1983

  • Asso. Degree in Fine & Applied Arts, University of Ulster, 2013

Contact Me

(0044) 7814 212901

 © 2019 Janet Hoy

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