No Other Word For It [2019]

No Other Word For It [2019]

No Other Word For It No Other Word For It is an immersive installation combining music, sculpture and projection.  Inspired by the poetry of the Northern Irish poet, Padraic Fiacc, No Other Word For It takes as its starting point the question of ‘tradition’ in both...
Linger [2015-16]

Linger [2015-16]

Linger ‘Linger’ at the Brontë Parsonage Museum 10th Oct 2015 – 4th January 2016 Linger  was a music installation comprising six new pieces written and performed by Ailís Ní Ríain on the newly restored Brontë family piano at The Brontë Parsonage in Haworth, West...
INTONE [2013]

INTONE [2013]

INTONE A music, poetry and paper sculpture installation commissioned for the International Durham Brass Festival in July 2013. Taking the unusual power of the crown and the cloak wielded by the Prince Bishops of Durham as their starting point, Ailís Ní Ríain and...
Taken [2012]

Taken [2012]

TAKEN TAKEN – an electroacoustic composition for Clitheroe Castle ‘Keep’ in East Lancashire, commissioned by Mid-Pennine Arts as part of their Contemporary Heritage Series for Clitheroe Castle, in Northern England and supported by Lancashire Museums....
Boy You Turn Me [2011]

Boy You Turn Me [2011]

Boy You Turn Me A dual layered electroacoustic sound installation based on a story by David Gaffney  (published by Salt) commissioned by Birmingham Book Festival 2011 for an empty shop unit at the Pavillions Shopping Centre in Birmingham. The extract below is of one...
DOWN [2010]

DOWN [2010]

DOWN (2010) An electroacoustic music and paper sculpture installation made for the accumulator tower at METALCulture, Edge Hill Train Station near Liverpool. Commissioned by METALCulture for the Liverpool Biennial in 2010. DOWN is a collaboration with visual artist...