16 The Dale Riverbank, Drogheda, Co. Louth, Ireland .
Tel – 087 6906795
EDUCATION 1990 – 1994 D.I.T College of Marketing & Design Fine Art, Dublin Ireland
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.
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
1999 – 2001 Studio Rental Assistance ( Arts Council)
2008 Irish Arts Review,
2002 Dialogue – Arts in mid-west America,
2000 Circa magazine
‘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.