Rachael Kelly Ryder

Rachael is an artist, curator, and researcher from Dublin, Ireland. Her practice is socially engaged as an artist, exploring personal and societal issues on the material phenomenon via lens-based media. As a curator, Rachael's research explores the impact of art in communities within the parameters of inclusivity, accessibility, social engagement, heritage preservation, and cultural identity. Her recent research explores lived experience as an approach methodology towards community-led initiatives. She explores this with a self-reflexive perspective rooted in feminist praxis.