Anni Irish’s work focuses on the representation of bodies, fetishism, and the social history of tattooing in America. Irish currently holds a BFA from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts/Tufts University, an MA in Gender and Cultural Studies from Simmons College, and an MA in Performance Studies from New York University. Irish has been a contributing writer to various national publications including Teen Vogue, The Village Voice, VICE, Bomb Magazine, Hyperallergic, and others. She has presented at numerous academic conferences and has also guest lectured. She has taught as an adjunct professor at the School of Visual Arts. Irish was born and raised in Manchester, CT and resides in Brooklyn, NY with her 9 year old Mini Lop rabbit, Isabella.
Anni Irish Articles
As a self-identified queer plus-sized woman, issues of taking up space and 'fitting into' clothes from a limited wardrobe are things I contend with daily.Read...