Fion has been confirmed as an associate of Tate Exchange Liverpool and has been awarded a grant by Arts Council England for Odyssey: Explorations. This project encompasses the creation of a multimedia artwork to animate the Royal Albert Dock along with community and public workshops carried out during her residency at Tate Exchange Liverpool with Tate, Museum of Liverpool and other local partners.
Fion was awarded a grant from Dublin City Council, Asia Pacific Fund (via Embassy of Ireland Beijing) and Culture Ireland. for Odyssey: The Return a exhibition at Dong Yue Art Museum and presentations at The Bookworm, Beijing Foreign Studies University and Embassy of Ireland. The project celebrated the Beijing-Dublin twinning programme and the artists responded to James Joyce's Ulysses in their work. Huang Du the celebrated Chinese curator wrote the curatorial essay for the exhibition - a film of his speech at Dong Yue Art Museum can be watched at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wIQmSc7trwk&t=9s