Yvonne McGuinness Height, Age, Net Worth

Quick Info Yvonne McGuinness :

NameYvonne McGuinness
Date of Birth12 October 1972
Age (2024)52 Years
NationalityIreland, United States
HomeTown Kilkenny
Height5ft 4in
Professionvisual artist
SpouseCillian Murphy (2004 – Present)
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ChildrensMalachy Murphy, Aran Murphy
ParentsGay McGuinness
Net Worth50-70 Million Dollars

Who is Yvonne McGuinness ?

Yvonne McGuinness, born on October 12, 1972, is a prominent Irish visual artist known for her multifaceted contributions to the world of contemporary art. Hailing from Kilkenny, Ireland, McGuinness currently resides in Monkstown, County Dublin. Her artistic repertoire spans various mediums, with a notable focus on video installation and print. Holding an MA from the prestigious Royal College of Art in London, McGuinness has exhibited her works in both Ireland and the UK.

Yvonne McGuinness
Yvonne McGuinness

In a 2004 biography, McGuinness’s artistic exploration was described as delving into themes of self-portrayal, deception, and the nuanced interplay between the artist’s sublimated desire for self-expression and the tension between revelation and concealment. Notably, her creative endeavors extend beyond traditional boundaries, encompassing short films such as “This is between us” (2011), “Charlie’s Place” (2012), and “Procession” (2012).

Facts about Yvonne McGuinness :

  • Yvonne McGuinness is an Irish visual artist (born October 12, 1972).
  • She works in various artistic mediums including video installation and print.
  • Her artworks have been exhibited in Ireland and the UK.
  • Yvonne holds a Master of Arts degree from the Royal College of Art in London.
  • Her early works (pre-2004) explored themes of self-portrayal, deception, and the artist’s desire for self-expression.
  • She has created several short films including “This is between us” (2011), “Charlie’s Place” (2012), and “Procession” (2012).
Yvonne McGuinness
Yvonne McGuinness
  • Her installations combine various elements like film, performance, sculpture, textiles, sound, and writing.
  • Her artwork centers on themes of place, time, and community.
  • She is particularly interested in the embodied experience of belonging and place.
  • Yvonne creates immersive, collaborative, and often temporary installations involving live public interventions and performances.
  • Her film installations often serve as a re-creation of these performances documented for gallery exhibitions.
  • Yvonne McGuinness married Cillian Murphy in 2004 (after dating for a while).
  • The couple has two sons together, born in December 2005 and July 2007.
  • Yvonne is the niece of Irish politician John McGuinness (Fianna Fáil party).
  • Her current residence is in Monkstown, County Dublin, Ireland.
  • John McGuinness, her uncle, was once the longest-serving councillor of Kilkenny (1959-1999).
  • Cillian Murphy, her husband, is an award-winning actor.
  • In 2023, she accompanied Cillian to the Academy Awards where he won Best Actor.
  • Cillian publicly thanked Yvonne for being his “partner in life and art” during his acceptance speech.

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