Audrey Blue (Previously Gillespie) is an Irish fine artist from Derry, Northern Ireland. Currently living and creating in Belfast N.I. Her media include analogue photography, painting and printmaking. Blue's themes explore queerness, mortality and conflict with youth and anxiety in her current series 'This Hurts'.





'This Hurts' as part of 'The Troubles Generation' Seen Fifteen, London, 2022

Not Drag’, Abridged, Verbal Arts Centre, Derry 2018

‘Big Wild Showcase’, Menagerie bar Belfast 2018

‘Women of The World festival’, The Playhouse, Derry 2016




'This Hurts' Streetview, Belfast Exposed Gallery, Belfast. 2022


'SATURATION - The Everyday Transformed' Crawford Arts Gallery, Cork 2022

'You Don't Have To Be Loved' Online Exhibition, Abridged 2022


'Futures Photography Selected Artists' Melkweg, Amsterdam 2021


'Futures Irish Talent' The Library Project, Dublin 2021


'This Hurts - Collection' Common Market, Belfast 2021-2022


'Equal Spaces' (Outdoor) Pilots Row, Derry 2021


'Emergence IV'  QSS Gallery, Belfast 2021

'The Dreamer' International Group Show, Millepiani, Rome. 2021

‘Ulster Fine Art Ba Degree Show’, The Mac, Belfast, N.I. 2020

‘104’, Amina Malik Gallery, London. 2020

‘Portrait’, Virtual Exhibition, Air Gallery, Manchester. 2020

‘Gender’, Girls Girls Girls Collective, Prism Contemporary Gallery, Blackburn. 2019

Go Girl Collective, Golden Thread Gallery Pop Up, Castle Court Mall, Belfast. 2019

‘Iklektic’, North West Regional Collage, End of Year Exhibition. The Playhouse, Derry. 2018

Winners Selection, Unison (touring): Queens Film Theatre Belfast & Holy Well Trust, Derry. 2017

‘Ormeau Baths Eagle Labs Launch’, Ormeau Baths Belfast. 2017

‘AVA Festival Best Emerging Artist Showcase’, Bulitt Hotel Belfast. 2017

‘Trauma and Triumph’, Go Girl Collective, Queen Street Studios, Belfast. 2017

 ‘Share the Load’, Go Girl Collective, Prism Studio 2, Belfast. 2016

‘End of Year Exhibition’, North West Regional Collage, Lawrence Building, Derry. 2015

‘Change works’, Social Studios and Gallery Derry. 2015


New Irish Works, Photo Ireland, Selected Artist 2022

FUTURES Photography Selected Artist 2021

iD x Arts Thread Global Design Graduate Showcase, Public Vote Winner in Photography 2020

​Belfast Photo festival Shortlist 2019

​Vogue Talent Shortlist 2018

​AVA Best Emerging Artist 2016

Media / Appearances 

Blue's Clues 'Audrey's Drawing' Winner 2001