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Caoimhe Kilfeather, b.1979


Abbreviation is a 2011 work by Caoimhe Kilfeather. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.

Dimensions Object size, 80 x 40 x 9 cm
Credit LineIMMA Collection: Purchase, 2013
Item NumberIMMA.3816
Copyright For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].
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Caoimhe Kilfeather, Abbreviation, 2011, Lead, Object size, 80 x 40 x 9 cm, Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, Purchase, 2013

For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].

About the Artist

Caoimhe Kilfeather b.1979

Irish artist Caoimhe Kilfeather attended the National College of Art and Design, Dublin, and Slade School of Fine Art, London. Kilfeather’s sculptural works integrate a range of intersecting formal, spatial and art historical interests. She has exhibited widely, including solo exhibitions at the Goethe Institute, Dublin, Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, and Temple Bar Gallery and Studios, Dublin. She currently lectures in Sculpture and Combined Media at the Limerick School of Art and Design.

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