Our people - Becks Butler

Becks Butler

Becks Butler

Design Lecturer

Location: Dublin Main Campus

Development Activities

Academic Qualifications
M.A Art Research & Collaboration, BA Agriculture and Rural Studies, BA Photographic Media, PG Dip. Education, Learning & Development
Professional Qualifications
VAI/ Visual Artists Ireland- Professional Body Certified Professional


Becks worked for Claas Ltd, before launching her Agricultural start-up Uisce Bia where she was awarded Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneur (IBYE). She developed her expertise in entrepreneurship through various boot camps awarded by Google and Enterprise Ireland. In (2015) Becks was a spotlight guest speaker for Accenture’s International Women’s Day at the Convention Centre Dublin. Becks is still involved in farming and currently manages 250 acres of tillage.

Becks has a successful career in visual arts and curatorial practice. Her works have been purchased by the Royal Irish Academy, the OPW state collection and various private collectors both in Ireland and internationally. Within her commercial practice, Becks has worked on design projects for clients such as Guinness, REPEAL Campaign and Style Club and her editorials have been published by The Guardian Uk, Quartz NYC, Over Journal and The Irish Times.

Becks Butler is a Lecturer at Griffith College Dublin where she also chairs the EDI Committee and sits on the Academic and Professional Council. Becks is proudly partner and co-founder at New Wave Innovation Agency. New Wave help's businesses and organisations create innovative solutions and achieve growth with a portfolio of clients including Kerry Group, ICON, DPP Skillnet, Cosentino.

View Becks' website.