About Me

Originally from Galway, Ailbhe is one of the founding members of the BA(Hons) Photography & Video Degree (2007) and MFA Photography Degree (Campus 2010/ E-Learning 2015) at Ulster University’s Belfast School of Art. She is Course Director of the BA (Hons) Programme. A BA(Hons) Communications Graduate from Dublin City University, Ailbhe also holds an MFA with Distinction from the School of Visual Arts New York, where she graduated as a Fulbright and Aaron Siskind Memorial Scholar. Her work has been exhibited and published both nationally and internationally, within institutions such as Aperture Foundation New York, CCI Paris, EVA, Format Festival, Golden Thread Gallery Belfast, PhotoIreland, SPE, Tate Modern and Tate Liverpool.