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Suds McKenna

Suds McKenna is an Irish artist whose practice is rooted in drawing as a vehicle for performativity. Through the citation of disparate aesthetic traditions, McKenna seeks to communicate personal and societal identity through character-driven works that signal visual experience and influence.

His performative drawing process sees work realised across sculpture, painting, print-making, performance and publications, often employing humour in addressing issues of identity, personal narrative and mental wellbeing.

 

Solo exhibitions include

Total Enlightenment, Good Press, Glasgow, 2018

 

Group exhibitions include 

Platform: 2019, Edinburgh Art Festival, 2019; 

Get Lucky, Sound of the Summer, 49 West Princes Street Glasgow, 2019; 

KNOCK KNOCK: Humour in Contemporary Art, South London Gallery, 2018