Ua koho ʻia ʻo Kim McAleese ma ke ʻano he Luna Hoʻokele o Edinburgh Art Festival

Hauʻoli ka hoʻolaha ʻana i ka ʻahaʻaina makahiki nui loa o UK Kim McAleese e like me kona Luna Hoʻokele hou. Lawe ʻo ia i ke kūlana ma mua o ka 18th paʻi o ka ʻahaʻaina, e hoʻi ana mai ka Pōʻalima 28 Iulai a i ka Lāpule 28 ʻAukake 2022.

ʻIke ʻia i ka makahiki 2004, ʻo Edinburgh Art Festival (EAF) ka paepae no nā kiʻi kiʻi ma ka puʻuwai o nā ʻahaʻaina ʻAukake o Edinburgh, e hui pū ana i nā kiʻi kiʻi nui o ke kapikala, nā hale hōʻikeʻike, nā hale hana a me nā wahi i hoʻokele ʻia e nā mea pena kiʻi i loko o kahi hoʻolauleʻa ākea o ke kūlanakauhale. maikaʻi loa ma ke kiʻi ʻike. I kēlā me kēia makahiki, loaʻa i ka ʻahaʻaina nā hana noʻeau i hoʻonohonoho ʻia e nā alakaʻi a me nā mea hana kiʻi e puka mai nei, me kahi papahana waiwai o nā hōʻikeʻike i hoʻopaʻa ʻia a hōʻike ʻia e nā hoa hana ma ke kūlanakauhale.

Ke hoʻolauleʻa nei ʻo Edinburgh i 75 mau makahiki mai ka hoʻokumu ʻia ʻana o kāna mau ʻahaʻaina ʻAukake, ua hui pū ʻo McAleese iā Edinburgh Art Festival e hāʻawi i kahi hiʻohiʻona koʻikoʻi, koʻikoʻi a me ka hoʻolālā no kona ulu ʻana a me ka holomua.

Ua ʻōlelo ʻo Kim McAleese: “Ua pili mau ʻo Scotland i koʻu puʻuwai, a ʻaʻole hiki iaʻu ke kali e hoʻomaka i ka hana ma laila. I nā makahiki i hala iho nei, ua aʻo nui au mai nā mea pena e hana ana a noho ma laila, no laila ke manaʻolana nei e hoʻomau i kēia mau pilina a ulu lākou. ʻO ka hana like ʻana a me ke kōmike ʻana he ʻāpana koʻikoʻi ia o kaʻu hana a ʻike i ka honua, a ke manaʻo nui nei e lawe i kēlā i ka ʻahaʻaina.

Ua ʻōlelo ʻo Iain McFadden, ka Luna Hoʻomalu o Edinburgh Art Festival: "Ua hauʻoli ka EAF Board of Trustees e hoʻokipa iā Kim ma ke ʻano he Luna Hoʻokele hou, e hui pū ana i ka ʻahaʻaina i kahi manawa koʻikoʻi o ka hoʻomohala ʻana. Ua hōʻike ka ʻoihana a Kim i kāna kūpaʻa koʻikoʻi i nā mea pena kiʻi, nā mea hoʻolohe a me ka hana hui ʻana, a ke manaʻoʻiʻo nei au e lawe mai ʻo ia i ka ʻike ikaika like a me ke alakaʻi ʻana i ka EAF.

Ua ʻōlelo ʻo Amanda Catto, Creative Scotland's Head of Visual Arts: “Makemake mākou e hoʻomaikaʻi aku iā Kim McAleese no kāna koho ʻana a ke kakali nei e hoʻokipa iā ia i Scotland. Hāʻawi nui ka Edinburgh Art Festival i ka hāʻawi moʻomeheu o ke kūlanakauhale a he mea koʻikoʻi a waiwai nui ia no ka maikaʻi i loko o ka ʻoihana ʻoihana o kēia manawa ma Scotland. Ma hope o ka hoʻohaunaele ʻana o Covid i nā makahiki ʻelua i hala aku nei ua komo ʻo Kim i ka ʻahaʻaina i kahi manawa koʻikoʻi a hauʻoli mākou i ka ʻike ʻana i ke ʻano o kāna ʻike curatorial a me kāna kūpaʻa ʻana i nā mea pena kiʻi a me nā mea hoʻolohe e hana i kāna hana i ka wā e hiki mai ana.

ʻOiai ma Grand Union, ua kauoha ʻo McAleese i ka hana no ka hale kiʻi, no nā wahi aupuni ma waena o Birmingham a no nā kahua kikohoʻe - me nā mea koʻikoʻi hou e like me: ke kauoha ʻana i nā ʻāpana Kuki (Ke kūʻai aku nei ka Empire - Birmingham, 2019 – 2022); Jamie Crewe (Aloha & Lokahi, hui pū me Humber Street Gallery, Hull, 2020); a me ka hana ʻana i nā papahana koʻikoʻi me nā mea pena e like me Asad Raza, Emma Hart, Prem Sahib, Uriel Orlow, Susie Green; a me ka hui pū ʻana me Alberta Whittle a me nā hui wahine ma Birmingham nona

ʻO Scotland & Venice ka papahana no Venice Biennale 2022, e wehe ana i ka lā 23 ʻApelila.

Ma nā papahana aupuni nui, ʻo McAleese ka mea hoʻokumu a me ka luna hoʻomalu o Household Collective, Belfast (koho ʻia no ka Paul Hamlyn Breakthrough Award 2013). Ua pili ka hale me nā hui e like me Artangel (London), Creativetime (New York) a me Irish Museum of Modern Art (Dublin) e hoʻopuka i nā hana, nā komisina, a me nā hanana. Ua alakaʻi pū ʻo McAleese i kahi hana kiʻi kaiāulu i hana ʻia e Bob lāua ʻo Roberta Smith ma 2015 ma ke ʻano he 14-18NOW, he papahana nui o nā komisina hana kiʻi ma UK, a ua hana ʻo ia ma nā papahana kiʻi kiʻi nui no Belfast International Festival.

Ua lawelawe ʻo McAleese ma ka 2021 Turner Prize Jury, a ma ke ʻano he lālā Jury a me ka mea koho no ka makana 2021 Margaret Tait. ʻO ia ka Hope Chair o Outburst Queer Arts ma Belfast, a ʻo ia ka lālā o ka Papa Kūkākūkā o SHOUT Festival of Queer Arts and Culture ma Birmingham a hiki i 2020. He lālā ʻōlelo ʻo ia i kēia manawa no New Art West Midlands, a ua lawelawe ma ke ʻano he lālā o ka papa no ka. Nā Mea Kiʻi Kiʻi ʻIlelani mai 2013 - 2016.

Ke kākoʻo nei i nā mea pena kiʻi i ka wā COVID, ʻo McAleese kahi ʻāpana o ka UK Artist Emergency Grant Writing Lockdown me Autoitalia, Chisenhale Gallery a me Gasworks (ʻo Lākana āpau). Ke aʻo mau nei i nā curators i hoʻokumu ʻia ma UK, a me kahi kumu kipa kipa ma ke Kulanui o Birmingham, ua aʻo ʻo McAleese i nā kulanui a no nā ʻoihana me ka British Council, Tate, CCA Derry Londonderry (Northern Ireland), SOMA Mexico a me Tensta Konsthall (Stockholm). Ua hāʻawi ʻo ia i ka Frieze Magazine, Aesthetica a me Corridor8 Journal, a he malihini ʻo ia ma Robert Diament a me Russell Tovey's podcast arts kaulana, Talk Art.

Ua koho ʻia ʻo McAleese no nā makana me nā makana ʻo Arts Council England DYCP ma 2019 a ua mālama ʻo ia i nā hale noho curatorial ma Buenos Aires, Mexico City, Derry-Londonderry, a me San Francisco. ʻO ia ka mea i loaʻa mua i ka Arts Council of Northern Ireland Career Enhancement Scheme for Curatorial Practice a ʻo ia kekahi o nā mea i komo i ka European Independent Curators International Curatorial Intensive ma 2013.

Ma Scotland, ua hana like ʻo Kim me LUX Scotland a me DCA Dundee. Ma DCA, ua hui pū ʻo ia Hopuia e ka lima hema (2018 – 2020) me Eoin Dara – he hōʻikeʻike hui honua i lawe i ka puke moʻolelo moʻokalaleo koʻikoʻi a Ursula K. Le Guin. Ka lima hema o ka pouli (1969) ma ke ʻano he hoʻomaka ʻana e ʻimi i ke kūʻē kūʻē i nā hoʻokaʻawale maʻamau o ke kāne, ka wahine, ka pilina a me ka pilina.

E hui pū ʻo McAleese me Edinburgh Art Festival i ka manawa o kāna 18th paʻi mai ka 28 Iulai a hiki i ka 28 ʻAukake 2022. ʻO Edinburgh Art Festival kahi hui aloha i kākoʻo ʻia e Creative Scotland a me ke kūlanakauhale ʻo Edinburgh Council.

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