2023 June, Green Mouth, Sirius Arts Centre, Cobh, IE
2022 Oct– Nov, a city of beautiful nonsense, Studio 12, Backwater Artists, Cork IE
2020 Aug- Oct, Monuments II, Garter Lane Arts Centre, Waterford, IE.
2019 Sept – Oct, Monuments of Abandoned Futures, LHQ Gallery, Cork County Council, IE
2023 Jan, OBSERVATORIO INTERIOR, Alba Cortès & Ciara Rodgers, MTU Gallery, Cork, IE
2021 Sept, “I half remember that…”, , Brían Crotty and Ciara Rodgers MSA gallery space, Cork, IE
2021 Agility Award, The Arts Council, Ireland
2020 Visual Arts Bursary Award, The Arts Council, Ireland
2020 Royal Hibernian Academy, RHA micro-grant
2020 Shortlisted for selection for The Derwent Art Prize
2018. CIT Arts Office Purchase Prize, MA:AP Degree show
2017 Eli Lilly Degree Show Purchase Prize, Art Committee, Eli Lilly, Kinsale, Cork
2016 E.U. Erasmus Programme, University of the Arts, Poznan, Poland
Positions and Residencies
2023 Board of Directors, Cork Printmakers
2022 Oct- present, Assistant Lecturer, BA (hons) Visual Art, SETU, Waterford..
2022 Sept- present, Assistant Lecturer, MTU Crawford College of Art and Design, Cork
2022 Jan-Aug Programme Manager, Arts Council of Ireland, In the Open|Faoin Spéir, Cork
2021- 2026 Peer Panelist, Arts Council of Ireland
2021 Nov, Visiting Lecturer, Fine Art, TU Dublin, School of Creative Arts
2021, Curator, Education and Public Programs, Macroom School of Art
2019 Oct- Dec, Artist in Residence in a Care Setting, Age and Opportunity Ireland
2019 Jan- Dec, MA:AP Artist in Residence, MTU, Crawford College of Art and Design
2018 May, Curatorship: Cork Centre for Architectural Education: Artists in Residence and MArch Endless [C]ity/Peripheral [C]ity Athens.
Backwater Artist Studio Member// Cork Printmakers //(VAI) Visual Artists Ireland // Ormston House Limerick
M.A.: Art & Process, MTU Crawford College of Art and Design, Cork, 2018.
B.A. (Hons) Fine Art, MTU Crawford College of Art and Design, 2017.
BA in Montessori Studies, St Nicholas Montessori College, Dublin, 2005
Selected Group Exhibitions
Cork Printmakers Members Exhibition, Lavit Gallery, Cork, 18th May – 10th June 2023
Come What May, LIVESTOCK Performance Art Platform, MART Gallery and Studios, Dublin, 28/04/23
Drawing Connections, The Lord Mayor’s Pavilion, Fitzgeralds Park, Cork, October 6th – November 3rd 2022.
CRUSH, Backwater Artists Studios, June -August 2022, curated by Aoife Haze.
192ND RHA ANNUAL EXHIBITION, Royal Hibernian Academy, 15 Ely Pl, Dublin, 23 May 2022 – 24 Jul, 2022
C L O S E R, Lavit Gallery, Cork, May 5th – May 28th, 2022, curated by Janice Hough.
ATLAS DEL ARTE ESPAÑOL, O Vello Cárcere de Lugo, España June- October 2021
Blue House Gallery Artists Summer Group Show, Schull, Co. Cork 4-23 June 2021
Revision Performing Arts Festival Online Exhibition, Filmed Drawing Performance, March 2020
JUNCTURES: memory and the built environment, a drawing project, Area Services Centre, Station Road, Castleisland, Co. Kerry, 23.1.20 – 13.2.20
Lavit Gallery Members Exhibition, Wandesford Quay, Cork, 20/2/2020- 7/3/2020
ArtSevilla 2019|Bauhaus: 100 years since the total revolution of a language, Casa de la Provincia, Sevilla, Andalusia, Spain 28/11/19 – 12/1/2020
Alternative Views, Blue House Gallery, Schull, May 2019
Members Exhibition, The Lavit Gallery, Wandesford Quay, Cork February 2019
Memories of a Nervous System, CIT Crawford College of Art and Design master’s degree Show, No. 46 Grand Parade, Cork, December 2018
The Present, Past, Wandesford Quay Gallery, Cork, October 2017
6Marks: CCAD Graduate Artists, Wandesford Quay Gallery, Cork.
Beyond Dialogue, CIT Crawford College of Art and Design Degree Show, Sharman Crawford Street, Cork, June 2017
Murmuration, Group exhibition, The Village Hall, Cork, May 2016
UAP Students Printmaking Exhibition, University of The Arts, Poznan, Poland, May 2016
Viewpoints, St Johns Central College, Cork, May 2013