Nicole O’Loughlin is an interdisciplinary artist who works across various mediums to explore societal issues, pop culture and women’s issues. She works across textiles, painting, drawing and printmaking. Her work reflects the world around her, from tiny microorganisms in print and paints to feminist, political and social commentary in textiles. Using traditional media in a contemporary context, Nicole challenges the idea of craft and pushes back against the industrialisation of the handmade. Her variety of skills shapes her work, interweaving various elements to allow for a dynamic and shifting arts practice.