Angela Brady OBE is an Artist , Architect + TV broadcaster who Champions Irish Design and Craft internationally. She is a professional fused glass artist listed with Design and Crafts Council of Ireland and takes part in many group Art and Craft shows like #MadeLocal #ShowcaseIreland2021 and #WestCorkCreates
Born in Dublin and graduated from Technical University Dublin -School of Architecture, Angela is past president of the RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects 2011-2013) and director of award winning practice Brady Mallalieu Architects, set up with partner Robin Mallalieu and based in London for over 25 years.
Angela curated and took part in the "10 Hands Crafts" Ireland group show for
China Craft Week in Hangzhou China in Nov 2018
London Craft Week at Irish Cultural Centre June 2019
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Angela made video "10 Hands Crafts" with Paddy Cahill videographer.
Summer Shows 2018: Brady Mallalieu' Architect's Crown Plaza garden pavilion project wa invited to both the Royal Academy and Royal Hibernian Academy Summer Shows : 3D architectural model made to sit on fused glass base plate design
Angela has been working as an artist using fused glass for 15 years and has exhibited many times at the Barbara Stanley Gallery London. Angela curated "7 Hands Crafts” group show of craftspeople with exhibitions in London Cork and Dublin to celebrate Irish Design 2015 campaign. She exhibited at The Blue House Schull with acrylic paintings #Dystopia exhibition and mixed media concrete + glass for #Bauhaus100 as group artwork with Robin and Alex Mallalieu
Glass pieces are also exhibited in various group shows with “Shoreline” in the Blue Egg Gallery in Wexford, The Mill Cove Gallery in Kenmare, the Etain Hickey collection in Clonakilty and also showed her glass works at the Uillin West Cork Arts Centre
Angela collaborated with sculptor Holger Lonze to make a Bronze and fused glass artwork " Winterfields" for “The Garden” show curated by Alison Ospina and exhibited in Skibbereen #WestCorkCreates with 40 artists and at The BlueHouse Gallery Schull
Commercial installations include 4 steel and fused glass artwork panels for The Murphy Group HQ in London illustrating the work that they do in a series of 48 fused glass plates mounted on the 4 steel panels which were lazer cut as part of the design.
Angela also paints artworks to commission and painted 32 acrylic paintings for UK Specialist Hospital in Emerson's Green NHS treatment centre in UK where Brady Mallalieu architects were involved in the main design works
Community Art Projects include the award winning "Brickworks community centre" where a selection of 10 large acrylic paintings are part of the project by Brady Mallalieu Architects
As a TV broadcaster she co wrote and co presented with Dr Sandra O’Connell the 4 part documentary series “Designing Ireland" a landmark series promoting the best of Irish Design, broadcast on RTE One in Nov 2015 and June 2016 and in Australia + New Zealand on Sky Arts Jan 2018 and currently on AmazonPrime in USA and Canada
Angela was awarded an OBE in 2015 for services to architecture and education and in 2016 was awarded the Irish Presidents Distinguished Service Award for contribution to Irish Design in Arts and Culture. She was given a lifetime achievement award from Westminster University and awarded a Doctor of letters 2018 and many other awards and fellowships. Angela spends time between London, Cork and Dublin with husband Robin Mallalieu and their two children
Angela also works to private commissions;-
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