Daniel Tuomey

Born in Dublin, 1989. Currently based in Rotterdam.



Education and Experience

MFA Fine Art, Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam, 2015 - 2017

Director of Basic Space, Dublin, 2012 - 2015

BA Fine Art Painting, NCAD, Dublin, 2008 - 2012


Solo and Duo Exhibitions

Bored with a hole, with Hannah Fitz, NCAD Gallery, Dublin, Sept 2016

POINTERS FOR THE NEW MILLENNIUM, with Tracy Hanna, Wolphaertstraat 69, Rotterdam. Apr 2016

Instruments, Talbot Gallery, Dublin, May 2013


Group Exhibitions and Projects

Sesamstraat, Gemaal op Zuid, Rotterdam, November 2018

Change Nothing, Snehta, Athens, July 2018

BAFGFF, De Player, Rotterdam, April 2018

Saw it Written and I Saw it Say, WORM, Rotterdam, December 2017

Give Me The Raisin, MIR, Rotterdam, November 2017

CROOKED ELBOW, SERPENT BRAIN, Showroom Mama/Slash Gallery/Galerie de Kroome Elleboog, Rotterdam, July 2017

I broke the ice and I found a bread, Tensta Konsthall, Stockholm, November 2016

Priorities: The Talkshow, Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam, May 2016

Foaming at the Mouth, Curated by Tracy Hanna & Emer Lynch, Mezrab, Amsterdam, Aug 2015

Overstock #2, Curated by Jennie Taylor, MART, Dublin. May 2015

A¯¯A A¯¯A A¯¯A, 126 Artist-Run Gallery, Galway, May 2015

Amid The Deepening Shades, Curated by Ruth Clinton & Niamh Moriarity, Deer Park Hotel, Howth, Oct 2014

Resort, Pallas Projects, Dublin Aug 2014

Stone Soup, curated by Basic Space by invitation from Ormston House, Sailor's Home, Limerick, July 2014

SHRED!, Curated by Michelle Doyle, Steambox, Dublin, June 2014

The Spirit of the Stairs, Basic Space, Dublin, May, 2014

The Possibility of the Not Present, foundation13, Birr Co. Offaly, Oct 2013

After and Since, curated by Anya Von Gosselyn Newtownbarry House, Co. Wexford, June 2013

built with love, curated by Finola Jones, mother’s tankstation, Dublin, Mar 2013

IRL, Atelier de la Ville en Bois, Nantes, Dec 2012

A Proposed Exhibition for the Irish House, Wood Quay, Dublin Civic Trust, Sept 2012


Collaborative Projects

The Postpeople, with Connie Butler & Tracy Hanna: Nancy Hands Pub, Dublin, Dec 2016; Printroom, Rotterdam, Oct 2016; The Performance Bar, Rotterdam, May 2016

I don't want to talk, with Connie Butler: Het Wilde Weten, Rotterdam, Dec 2016; Tensta Konsthall, Stockholm, Nov 2016

Concrete Tiki, with Tom Watt and Tanad Williams: Centre Culturel Irlandais, Paris, Sept 2014; IMMA, Dublin, July 2014

Intergalactic Love Stories, with Oisín O’Brien: Foaming at the Mouth, Curated by Tracy Hanna & Emer Lynch, The Stag's Head, Dublin, June 2014

LAUNCH, with Basic Space: Gracelands, curated by Vaari Claffey, EVA International, Limerick, Aug 2012


Selected Collective Curatorial Projects

CuChulainn Comforted, Basic Space with Joshua Sex, Basic Space, Dublin, Mar 2015

Stone Soup, Basic Space with Ormston House, Sailor's Home, Limerick, July 2014



‘FOKIONOS’, Snehta, Athens, 2018

'Resort, A Popular Destination', Peanmeanach, Scottish Highlands, 2014

'Press', Basic Space project as part of IMMA’s artist in residency scheme, February 2013

Most Promising Graduate Award, Talbot Gallery & Studios, 2012 — 2013