Orla Mc Hardy is an artist based between Donegal (IRL) and Richmond, Virginia (USA). Her work spans traditional single channel films made for broadcast to mixed media, site-specific gallery installations. Using interdisciplinary animation processes as a starting point, she has collaborated with poets, radio producers, sound artists, architects, designers, and animators and has crossed over into live-action and documentary filmmaking. She is currently Assistant Professor of Animation, Dept.Kinetic Imaging at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond.
Participant of Kinodot competition 2018 with the film Where is Eva Hipsey?