Dorcas Casey has been commissioned to make a new installation for Bruton Museum as part of MUSE: Makers in Museums; a project that is supporting eight artists to make new work in response to the unique collections to be found in the small community museums of Devon and Somerset. Bruton Museum: 18th September 2017 – … Continue reading MUSE: Makers in Museums
Dorcas Casey has been invited to speak at Art Work- An Insight into the World of Textiles at Hauser and Wirth Somerset. Running alongside Turning Inwards, an exhibition of sculptures and prints by Louise Bourgeois, this event is aimed at young people who are interested in finding out about career opportunities in art and design. Speakers … Continue reading Art Work- An Insight Into TheWorld of Textiles at Hauser and Wirth Somerset
Dorcas Casey brought her sculptures to life for a mysterious performance at Glastonbury Festival this year. (Photographs by Jasper Casey) Continue reading Beasts of the Uncanny at Glastonbury Festival 2016
Dorcas exhibited four sculptures in the Freak Show big top at Dismaland, alongside works by Ronit Baranga, Scott Hove, Polly Morgan and Damian Hirst. (Photographs by Jasper Casey) Continue reading Dismaland
She was also commissioned by Banksy to fabricate two life-sized fairytale horses which were exhibited inside the Dismaland Castle, crushed beneath Cinderella’s upturned carriage. (Photographs by Jasper Casey) Continue reading Cinderella’s Horses
Dorcas Casey has been selected from 1,973 artists from across Europe and the UK to have their work shown in the 2016 Columbia Threadneedle Prize: Figurative Art Today. Now in its eighth edition, The Columbia Threadneedle Prize is Europe’s leading open competition for figurative and representational art and,at £20,000, one of the most valuable art prizes in the United Kingdom. … Continue reading Selected for this years Columbia Threadneedle Prize, Mall Galleries, London.
Dorcas Casey has been shortlisted for the Brian Mercer bronze casting residency 2015. This is a generously supported scholarship to experiment with bronze under the instruction of master craftsmen for three months and an unique opportunity for a professional sculptor to expand their skills, extend their own boundaries and develop their practice. http://rbs.org.uk/2013-brian-mercer-bronze-casting-residency Continue reading Shortlisted: Brian Mercer bronze casting residency 2015, Pietrasanta, Italy.