Heather Dornan Wilson

Belfast born Heather Dornan Wilson holds a B.Ed in Drama & English, a BA in Fine and Applied Arts and a Masters in Applied Art.

She was selected for bursaries through Arts & Business and received several awards from ACNI and Lisburn & Castlereagh Borough Council She creates work for exhibition and residencies, both home and abroad and has won tenders for large-scale public sculpture and sculptural awards.

Within her cross disciplinary practice, Heather was commissioned as a research collaborator working with Maiden Voyage Dance Company & Dance Resource Base, with the NI Science Festival, through Ulster University School of Psychology and the Department for Research and Innovation and was an invited artist on PICP, a European funded project creating dialogue around arts, transition and prisons. She also curates, instigates and project manages innovative art interventions with mak9, creating events and experiences that give insight into art processes, creative thinking and the enjoyment of materials.