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Brian Hegarty

16 The Dale Riverbank, Drogheda, Co. Louth, Ireland .

Tel – 087 6906795

D.O.B 16/02/70

Email – egg.brian@gmail.com Website www.brianhegarty.com

EDUCATION 1990 – 1994 D.I.T College of Marketing & Design Fine Art, Dublin Ireland

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016 I’ll be your mirror – Ashford Gallery. RHA, Dublin

2014 I’ll be your mirror -( abridged) – Cultural Centre Vanha Paukku.Lapua, Finland

I’ll be your mirror ( abridged ) – Basement Gallery, Dundalk, Co Louth

2011 Strange Victories – South Tipperary Arts Centre, Clonmel

Then & Now – Droichead Arts Centre – Drogheda, Co Louth

2010 The Pattern of Purpose – Joinery Gallery – Dublin

2008 Between Accident & Intent – Carlinn Gallery, Carlingford, Co. Louth

2005 From Bone to Satellite – Catherine Hammond Gallery, West Cork.

2002 The Presence of Absence – Vine Gallery, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.

2001 Recent Works – Mullingar Arts Centre.

Open Book- Longford Arts Centre.

2000 Time Minds – Basement Gallery, Dundalk. Co louth

Time Minds- Droichead Arts Centre. Drogheda. Co. louth

SELECTED AND GROUP SHOWS

2017 Orientation Droichead arts Centre. Drogheda

Waxing Lyrical ( the Cassette ) Other Voices , Dingle Kerry

2016 Waxing Lyrical ( vinyl ) Other voices, Dingle , Kerry

2015 COE ’15 – Claremorris, Mayo

2014 Second Time Around – Museum of Shenandoah Valley ( MSV ) Winchester, Virgina, USA

Reframing the Domestic in Irish Art – Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda, Co Louth

2013 One Hundred + , Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda

Eigse 2013 – Visual, Carlow, Ireland

Boyle Arts Festival – Invited, Roscommon, Ireland

MOM 3 Block T, Smithfield, Dublin

COE ’13 ( Shortlisted )

2012 Wexford Opera Festival – Group Exhibition – Greenacres gallery

Running with Scissors – Basement project space, Cork

COE ’12 ( Shortlisted )

R.H.A Annual Exhibition

2011 Recent Acquisitions – Highlanes Gallery, Co.Louth

COE ’11 – Claremorris, Mayo ( Curated by Chris Hammond Director of

MOT International )

R.H.A Annual Exhibition

2010 Salon 10 – MRA Project Space, London, UK

Assembly – Highlanes Gallery, Co. Louth

Rua Red – Summer Group Show

Nexus Project 2. – Drogheda, Co. Louth

2009 R.H.A Annual Exhibition – Dublin

Landfillart Project – Pennsylvania, USA

2008 Winter group show – Droichead Arts Centre

Small Works/Group show – Carlinn Gallery, co. Louth

2007 Iontas – small works exhibition, Sligo

R.H.A Annual exhibition, Dublin

2006 Treat – Small works Group Show, Talbot Gallery, Dublin

Iomha – Drogheda/Dundalk/Finland( Curated by Cliona Shaffrey/Ruairi Ni Cuiv )

R.H.A Annual Show

2005 Drogheda Arts Festival, Co. Louth

2004 Iomha – Drogheda/ Dundalk

10 Years After (Curator) Droichead Arts Centre

R.H.A Annual Exhibition, Dublin

2003 R.H.A Annual Exhibition, Dublin

2002 Urban Abstracts – (2 Person Show) Cross Gallery, Dublin

Ferment – Disused Warehouse, Dublin

From Ritual To Romance, Catalyst Arts Centre, Belfast.

2001 New Irish Art – Erin Devine Gallery, Kentucky, USA

2000 The Irish Are Coming – Vine Gallery, Kentucky, USA

1999 Quadrant – Belltable, Limerick. ( Curated by Paul O Reily)

Saloon – Pallas Studios, Dublin.

Iontas Small Works Exhibition – Sligo, Limerick, Belfast

Scoip – Siamsa Tire, Tralee, Kerry

1998 Oireachtas – Guinness Hopstores, Dublin R.H.A Annual Exhibition, Dublin.

AWARDS/RESIDENCIES

2014 Arts Act Bursary

2013 Curator in Residency Award with NeXus Arts ( Arts council )

2006 – 2011 Arts Act Grant ( Drogheda borough council )

2005 Tyrone Guthrie Centre Bursary

2002 Art-flight

1999 – 2001 Studio Rental Assistance ( Arts Council)

SELECTED REVIEWS

2008 Irish Arts Review,

2002 Dialogue – Arts in mid-west America,

2000 Circa magazine

ASSOCIATE GROUPS

thirty three – 45’ – I currently run this not for profit artist led collective producing events and exhibitions. We have partnered the Drogheda arts Festival and the Droichead Arts Centre www.thirtythree–45.com

NeXus Arts – I was part of the not for profit artist led independent curatorial group from 2011 till 2014 curating many exhibitions and art events during that time.

NeXus Arts received the Curator in Residency award with the Droichead Arts Centre award for 2013.