Miriam Kilpatrick is a Northern Irish artist who studied under Michael Wright, at the University of Hertforshire, BA Fine Art (First Class Honours), from September 2018 will be studying the MA Art Psychotherapy in Goldsmiths.
Using performance as a vessel Miriam Kilpatrick challenges the fundamental behaviour we all share as a species. Control, power and comfort are examples of needs that everyone has which are explored in a basic form within her work.
Using illustration and in particular Burgerman, as a mind mapping tool.
Exhibitions / Livework
Somatic Grammar (Video) and Burgerman Embroideries, The Appartment #10, The Appartment Art, Bow Arts Trust, London, May 2018
Feeding the System, POW! Festival 2018, Pie Factory, Margate, March 2018
Somatic Grammar, POW! Festival 2018, Pie Factory, Margate, March 2018
Feeding the System, Allpress Roastery, Dalston, London, March 2016
The Shag, LIBRARY Club, Covent Garden, London, February 2016
Rich Pickings PT.2., Crooked Billet Yard, Shoreditch Studios, London, December 2015
Rich Pickings PT.1., Hendog Leisure Ltd., London, Surrey Quays, September 2015
Free Range Degree Show, Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, London, July 2014
Die Gedanken sind frei / Thoughts Are Free, East Side Gallery, Berlin, June 2014
UH Degree Show, University of Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, May 2014
Pure Performance, Trispace Gallery, Bermondsey, London, April 2014
#PLASTIC#ANDROID#SCREAM, UH Galleries, Hertfordshire, April 2014