About this artwork

Born in Edinburgh, Lucy Ireland studied Modern Ballet at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. In her final year she undertook a Company Place at Scottish Ballet during their run of Ashley Page’s Sleeping Beauty. Since her graduation in 2012 she worked with The Michael Clark Company as a Dance Leader for The Barrowland’s Project, a dance event intended to mark the change in focus from London 2012 to Glasgow 2014. Ireland was the recipient of the 2012-13 Dancer’s Emerging Bursary Scheme. She worked on the feature film, Sunshine on Leith, an adaptation of the hit musical based on the songs of The Proclaimers.

Updated before 2020

  • artist:
  • title:
    Lucy Ireland, b. 1991. Dancer
  • date created:
    2011
  • materials:
    Colour inkjet print
  • measurements:
    70.20 x 56.40 cm
  • object type:
  • credit line:
    Presented by the Royal Conservatoire 2012
  • accession number:
    PGP 796.10
  • gallery:
  • subject:
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