• Projects

  • Since 2004, Fiona Whelan’s practice has been positioned in Rialto in the south inner-city of Dublin, where she works with a community youth service – Rialto Youth Project, collaborating with a team of youth workers, homework club workers and local residents.  To date this collaboration has been rooted in two major projects.

    The Natural History of Hope (2012–16)

    Natural History of Hope was a four-year inter-generational project between Rialto Youth Project and artist Fiona Whelan, exploring contemporary equality issues for women and girls living and...

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    ‘What’s the Story?’ Collective (2007–11)

    What’s the Story?’ Collective led a four-year project (2007-11) exploring power and policing in Dublin. Born from existing relationships developed in the Rialto Youth Project,...

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