Paul Murnaghan

Paul Murnaghan is an Irish artist based in Dublin. Exhibitions include, ‘All mountains are moving’ at Limerick City Gallery of Art, 2016, ‘Penumbra’ at The Royal Hibernian Academy in Dublin, ‘Melancholy in Progress’ the 3rd Biennial of International Video Art at The Hong-Gah Museum in Taiwan, ‘Blasphemy’ at The Oonagh Young Gallery in Dublin and Memorious as part of MOPE at The Kunsti Museum of Modern Art in Finland. Murnaghan is a recipient of several Arts Council Awards and has been a resident artist at The International Studio & Curatorial Program in Brooklyn, New York in 2011 and Platform, Finland in 2008. He has exhibited extensively, including numerous international group shows, with solo exhibitions in Finland, Estonia, Germany, United States and Ireland.

Murnaghan works with the substance of belief, points of intersection between the spiritual, scientific and psychological. Interested in different ways of distributing ideas outside of the institution. He recently completed a solo album entitled titled ‘Hammer Head Horse’ under r the moniker ‘WolloW’ and a non-narrative video commission for Channel 4 Television in London which airs towards the end of 2018. As a Curator he developed several arts festivals and exhibitions throughout Ireland and he was Artistic Director/Curator at 5th Gallery at The Guinness Storehouse (2000-03).