New WorkWorldizing in the Modh Coinníolladh, April 2018 at HDLU Zagreb. This audio-textual work will be part of Difference Engine XIALTERN-ATORS and developed as part of RESORT 2018.

RESORT 2018 – Difference Engine have generated a kaleidoscope of works as part of RESORT 2018. Jessica Foley presents Holes, a tech inflected nature poem responding to the geology and topography of Portrane, installed as an audio-sculptural piece at Lynders Caravan Park. Live reading of the poem at 7.30pm(ish) on Friday, September 7th. 

STRANGER FICTIONS workshop as part of Out of the Box: International Conference on Creative Writing hosted by the European Association of Creative Writing Programmes (EACWP), Brussels, from the 13-16th September.

CONNECT Panel on Cultures of Sharing at Digital Cultures conference, Leuphana, 19-22 September, 2018.

1967-2017 An exhibition curated by the Orthogonal Methods Group (CONNECT) as part of the Coast-Lines exhibition at IMMA (till end of September).


The Stinging Fly Poetry Summer School led by Martina Evans – July 2nd to 6th at the Irish Writers Centre, Dublin.

FOOLSCAP A prose-poem mimeograph in correspondence and collaboration with artist Julie Merriman for her solo exhibition Carriage Return at DLR Lexicon, Dun Laoghaire.

Foolscap: A conversation with Julie Merriman as part of Carriage Return Julie Merriman’s solo exhibition at DLR Lexicon. We’ll be chatting about the ‘foolscap’ fiction I wrote in response to Julie’s work, as well as discussing themes, processes and approaches to drawing demonstrated in the current exhibition.

Urban Matters 9th International New Materialisms conference at Utrecht Univeristy – a performative lecture exploring the relationship between theatre, ritual and the Department of Ultimology, 20-22 June 2018.

ALTERN_ATORS, Difference Engine at HDLU, Zagreb, Croatia. April-June 2018.

Elsie’s Counter is installed at the RHA as part of the Drogheda Municipal CollectionDrogheda Municipal Collection Exhibition, 5th October – 19th Nov. Listenings of the vinyl play each day at 1pm and by request, featuring Anita Reeves, Stephen Brennan and Maura Foley (Approx. 30 mins duration).

HearSay International Audio Arts Festival 2017Signal to Noise Experience with Rachel Ní Chuinn and Jessica Foley, 29th September to October 1st, Kilfinane, Co. Limerick.

Difference EngineTRAVELLATOR, ONONO Gallery, 8th to 23rd September, Rotterdam. Supported by Culture Ireland.

PHONICA SIX, Smock Alley Boys School Theatre, 17th July 2017.

Diffractive PedagogiesACLA, Utrecht University July 6th to 9th 2017.