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Rachel-Rose​ ​O’Leary

​ ​is​ ​an​ ​artist​ ​and  writer​ ​researching​ ​cryptographic​ ​systems.  As​ ​a​ ​writer​ ​she​ ​focuses​ ​on​ ​the​ ​negative  reciprocity​ ​between​ ​cyber-threats​ ​and  security​ ​architectures,​ ​conceived​ ​as​ ​a “crystallisation​ ​through​ ​withdrawal” (Inhumanism:​ ​an​ ​erotica,​ ​2017).​ ​As​ ​an  artist​ ​she​ ​conceptualises​ ​this​ ​through  jewellery,​ ​lingerie​ ​and​ ​armoury.​ ​O’Leary  is​ ​a​ ​contributor​ ​to​ ​Coindesk​ ​and​ ​is​ ​on  the​ ​board​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Blockchain​ ​Association of​ ​Ireland.​ ​​rrol@riat.at