Born 1982 in New Zealand. Works and lives in Brussels.
Clare Noonan seeks to excavate and activate stories dissolved by history?s narratives. Working in parallel to Western pictorial traditions of landscape, Clare uses precise combination artist-made and collected sculptural objects, photographic images, event and documentation as vehicles to re-access, re-experience, re-stage, identify, imagine. Clare graduated from Ilam School of Fine Arts (NZ) in 2004 and is a recent laureate of HISK, Higher Institute for Fine Arts (BE). Clare was awarded the Olivia Spencer Bower Foundation Art Award (NZ) in 2009 and has exhibited works and projects in Belgium, the Netherlands, Spain, France, at the recent 5th Marrakech Biennale and throughout New Zealand in Govett-Brewster and Artspace. Clare is a member of the collaboration All the Cunning Stunts (since 2010). She is represented by Motive Gallery.