Audrey 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. Gillespie's themes explore queerness, mortality and conflict with youth and anxiety in her current series 'This Hurts'.



'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

Solo Exhibitions

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

‘Big Wild Showcase’, Menagerie bar Belfast. 2018

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


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