This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. By clicking or navigating the site you agree to allow our collection of information through cookies. More info

Portrait of Killian Downing

Killian Downing

Members Council Member
MC Term: January 2019 - December 2021
Archivist The National Archives of Ireland Ireland GLAM

I’m an Archivist working in the National Archives of Ireland. I have a background in music and creative music technology, with experience in digital archives, preservation and online cultural heritage. I have previously worked in the National Gallery of Ireland and the National University of Ireland, Galway, where I worked on the largest theatre archive digitisation project in Europe. I have contributed to Europeana 1914-1918 and written for the Europeana Blog. I’m a member of the Oracle Cultural Network, the IASA Europeana Sounds Task Force network and I‘m Honorary Treasurer for the Archives and Records Association, Ireland.