Eoin Dara

Head of Exhibitions

Dundee Contemporary Arts


Eoin Dara is an Irish curator based in Scotland working as Head of Exhibitions at Dundee Contemporary Arts, or DCA

Recent curatorial work includes new commissions and publishing projects with artists Margaret Salmon, Patrick Staff, Emma Talbot and Alberta Whittle and writers CAConrad, Quinn Latimer, Christina Sharpe and Isabel Waidner. In his previous position as Curator at the MAC in Belfast, Dara staged major exhibition projects such as ‘Felix Gonzalez-Torres: This Place’. He has recently worked on juries and selection committees for Hayward Gallery, Glasgow International, LUX, and the Irish Pavilion at the Venice Biennale.

A former student of the University of Edinburgh, Dara is also an alumnus of the ICI Curatorial Intensive programme. He was previously a director of Catalyst Arts, and a co-founder of the Household curatorial collective.