Judy Darragh is a Auckland-based artist renowned for her brightly coloured sculptural assemblages, video, collage, photography, and poster art. Recent exhibitions include Foil, Montalvo Arts Centre, San Francisco, USA (2017); Girls on Hope, The Physics Room, Christchurch (2017); and the major sculptural commission, Limbo, North Atrium Sculpture Commission, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki (2015–2018). Darragh has been involved in artist-run initiatives, Teststrip and Cuckoo. She is the co-editor of Femisphere, a publication supporting women’s art practices* in Aotearoa, and is a founding member of Arts Makers Aotearoa.
* Inclusive of all variations of gender that identify with the term / label of 'women', whether it is in the past, present, or future.
Judy Darragh photo by Sam Hartnett.