Heather Allen is a highly regarded figure in the contemporary arts in Northern Ireland. She studied at the University Of Ulster and went on to live and work in Glasgow. She exhibited numerous times at home and abroad and published a book of her art and text work The Day’s All Mine. She was awarded a scholarship to travel to New York with the famous PS1 gallery and went on to take up art residencies in Poland and Hungary. She exhibited extensively internationally including exhibitions with Casco in Holland and The Museum Of Modern Art in Antwerp. Exhibiting rarely now, she works predominantly with photography, documenting the everyday and not-so-everyday of her life.