Past Exhibitions

Exhibitions & Events 2016

26 November – 2 December: Plum Pudding, TAAG,Teignmouth.

22 October -4 Nov: The Big Draw, TAAG, Teignmouth.

7-16th October: Exmouth Art Group Annual Exhibition, Exmouth.

24 September: A la Ronde, Exmouth, artisan and craft market, 10 – 4pm

13 – 17th September  are  the dates for the SWAc Open in Castle Street, Exeter.  The exhibition is open to the public  from 10-5pm.  The Catwalk papercut will be on display, hope you get the chance to see it alongside all of the other selected work.

24th September is another papercutting occasion. I’m also getting ready for the Artisan Craft Market at A la Ronde, Exmouth on  10.30-4.00.  “Inspired by the creativity of the founders of A la Ronde, browse local, handmade delights on the stalls and find a special treat.  Normal admission applies”

18 June -1 July 2016

Exmouth Art Group at A la Ronde

Irena will be showing two hand-cut Papercuts with Exmouth Art Group.  The quirky octagonal A la Ronde is the perfect setting for papercuts, thanks to the Parminter cousin collections.  The exhibition will be open to the public from 10.30 on Sat 18 June to 5.30 on Friday 1 July.  Artwork will be displayed in the stable adjacent to the shop and tearoom.  Normal admission applies.

Tea on the Green,

Cream Tea/Clotted Cream and Deckchair papercuts now on display and for sale in the tearoom.  2 Cathedral Close, City Centre, Exeter EX1 1EZ

8th – 30th May 2016

Killerton, Broadclyst, Exeter, Devon EX5 3LE

Exhibition of monochrome papercuts to be housed in the study of this 18th century house.  Killerton has a renowned historical fashion collection,  a great inspiration for some new papercuts .

Exhibitions & Events 2015

29 September – 3 October 2015

SWAc Open Exhibition 2015, St Stephen’s Church Exeter

5th – 20th September 2015
Devon Open Studios
See here for details

2nd March – 27th September 2015
‘Definitely Devon’
Devon Artist Network Ltd @ The Cafè, RAMM, Exeter
Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery, Queen Street, Exeter, Devon EX4 3RX

29th August 2015 – 11th September 2015
Colour Cut-outs at A la Ronde
A la Ronde, Summer Lane, Exmouth, Devon EX8 5BBD

I will be combining my passion for paper-cutting with line and wash. A twig dipped in ink, colourful washes and a pair of scissors is creating an exciting challenge for my 5th Exhibition of Papercuts at A la Ronde.

3rd March – 5th May 2015
‘Selected Members Work’
Devon Artist Network Ltd @ The Exeter Northcott Theatre
University Of Exeter, Stocker Road, Exeter EX4 4QB

Exhibitions & Events – 2014

SWAc Open Exhibition
23-27th September 2014 at St. Stephens Church, Exeter

Exhibitions & Events – 2013

Papercuts and collage selected for Group shows coming up:

5th October – 2nd November
The Southwest Academy Open Exhibition

One of my new Papercuts has been selected for the 2013 exhibition – click on my photobook to find examples of the the Expanded Square Series. Which one has been selected?

5th – 22nd September
Exmouth Art Group Summer Exhibition from Thursday at COAST Bowl, The Esplanade, Exmouth

Exmouth Art Group

4th July – 24 August 2013
Devon Artist Network Events 2013
Gloss Art Gallery, Exeter

20 June – 3 July 2013

Paintings by Exmouth Art Group at A la Ronde

Exhibition Paper Cuts by Irena Boobyer

9 – 22 May 2013

Paper Cuts at A la Ronde – solo exhibition
New work inspired by the Parminter Walk
Please contact A la Ronde for further details
A la Ronde, Summer Lane, Exmouth, EX8 5BD

Exhibitions & Events – 2012

December 2012
Limited edition Exmouth Shop Local Shopping Bag

5 – 17 November 2012
Over the Rainbow
The South West Textile Group presents new work at Birdwood House, 44 High Street, Totnes TQ9 5SQ

19th October to 10th November 2012

11th February – 4th March 2012
A La Ronde, Exmouth, Devon Solo Exhibition

March 2012
Fashion, Embroidery and Stitch Show, NEC Birmingham (South West Textile Group exhibition)

South West Academy of Fine and Applied Arts Open Exhibition 2011, 13-20 October 2011, Exeter Castle, Exeter, Devon

Exmouth Art Group 65th Summer Exhibition at the Elizabeth Hall, Exmouth 5-24 September 2011 (group exhibition)

2011 & Earlier

Talisman: an exhibition by the South West Textile Group 30 April – 22 May 2011, Stroud International Textile Festival, Stroud, Glos.

Exmouth Contemporary Artists: Swordfish Gallery, Exmouth, 9-17th April 2011, Exmouth, Devon.

Feathers and Friezes: A la Ronde, Exmouth, 12 February – 6 March 2011 (solo exhibition)

South West Academy of Fine and Applied Arts Open Exhibition 2010, 1-9 October, Exeter, Devon

Papercuts and Silhouettes at A la Ronde, Exmouth, 16-27 August 2008 (solo exhibition)

Bound/Unbound: an exhibition by the South West Textile Group 1 – 31 October 2007, Wells Museum, Somerset

Following a Thread: an exhibition by the South West Textile Group 12 July – 1 Sept 2006, Coldharbour Mill, Uffculme, Devon

Bound Unbound: Dartington Arts Centre, Devon and Thelma Hulbert Gallery, Honiton: an exhibition by the South West Textile Group 9 – 17 July 2005 & 22 Oct – 19 Nov 2005

Groundswell Exhibition: a DAISI group exhibition: Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter: 4 May – 9 June 1999

Workshops/Artist in Residence (Selection)

DAISI /Judy Hempstead Exhibition:The Thelma Hulbert Gallery, Honiton, Devon, Guided Gallery Visits and Workshops in Schools 14 October -13th November 2003 (See review DAISI Newsletter Spring 2004)

DAISI/EDF Energy, Artist in Residence (Tedburn St. Mary Primary School, Nr. Exeter.) 30 June, 1, 8, 9, 10, 14 July 2003, EDF Energy, Gadeon House, Exeter, Devon

Past Exhibition Review

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