Chloe Austin (she/her) is an interdisciplinary artist working with text and video installation. She is currently a PhD Researcher at Belfast School of Art, Ulster University. Chloe completed her MFA at BSOA in 2020, after receiving her BA in Fine Art and Design at Crawford College in Cork in 2017. She is a studio member of Flax Arts Studios.
Chloe's work has been exhibited and published throughout Ireland and the UK. Her current practice takes performative approaches to archival material and typographic history, examining how text-based communication has influenced queer expression on the island of Ireland.
She is a recipient of the Agility Award from The Arts Council of Ireland (2022), ACNI: Individuals Emergency Resilience Programme and the 126 Gallery Micro-Grant Programme (2021). She was also awarded the Alice Berger Hammerschlag Award from Belfast School of Art (2018) and the Cork Film Centre Exhibition Award (2017). Her work has been exhibited by galleries such as The MAC International, CCA Derry/Londonderry, GOMA Waterford and Golden Thread Gallery.
An Attached Screaming, VOX HYBRIDA,
Golden Thread Gallery, 2023