Orogeny will be screened at the Taos Film Festival in Taos, New Mexico USA as part of their ArtScapes Program, on Sunday 23rd March 2014. There will be Q and A on stage after the screening.


The video ‘Orogeny’ has been selected by Taos Film Festival, New Mexico, USA to be screened in March 2014.

Out of over 900 entries, the video, which is about Veronique’s art work and ideas, filmed and directed by Mark Birbeck and edited by James Scott, was selected by the commitee to be one of the 100 films to be screened at the International Video Shorts event.


24th May – 21st June 2014

R-Space Gallery, Lisburn, Belfast, Northern Ireland

This exhibition will mark  the end of an 18 month research and development project: Moving Practice, Moving Image. *

Between 2012-2014 Maria reviewed her entire art practice to date, in great detail and she particularly explored the way in which ritual, performance and film have played important roles throughout her career.

The exhibition will illustrate the artist’s journey from form to film, look back over the work she created between 1973-2013, and explore how performance and ritual has impacted on her work and life.

Examples of drawing, ceramics, and wood turning, earth work, installation, and fibre work, sculpture, performance, and painting will all sit beside her most recent work with the moving image. There will also be an experiential film installation in the R-Space gallery. http://www.rspacelisburn.com

* Moving Practice, Moving Image is supported by the National Lottery through Arts Council England



Veronique Maria has been awarded a three month artist residency in New Mexico, USA.  She will live and work in a film maker’s castita in the mountains, and work along side other artists, musicians, writers and composers.

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