Emma Berkery is a Belfast based artist, living and working in the city since 2004. Much of that time has been spent in the community of West Belfast. She has exhibited extensively throughout Ireland, is represented by the Nicholas Gallery in the North, and has had additional showcases in India and the UK. The artist has also been heavily involved with creative art education about which she is passionate, and has developed and co-developed creative resources and training in visual art, drama and storytelling for teachers, artists and families. Berkery is a guest speaker in the School of Arts, English and Languages at Queens, exhibition coordinator with An Chultúrlann and frequently works as a creative consultant within the arts and education sector. www.emmaberkery.com Belfast