Irish born artist Triona Cooney immigrated to New Zealand in 2004. Completed her Bachelor Of Fine Arts Degree (BFA) in 2015, Triona major in glass at the Quay School Of Arts in Whanganui. Triona has been a finalist in the "NZAAT Emerging Artist Awards", 2010 'WOW' fashion exhibition and has been successful in many exhibitions.
Triona mainly works in cast, fused glass and drypoint etching. She inspired by her memories that are sparked by her surroundings and past activities. To communicate this she has been exploring the link between childhood memories and the objects that have been part of us growing up as children or an object relating to someone in particular.Mediums: Drawing, Glass works, Printmaking