Biography

Born 1992, Ashbourne Co.Meath.  Currently based in Dublin.

Currently a member of community studios ‘Mart Studios Dublin', Malpas Street, Dublin 8. 

Exhibitions

2017 COLLISION | SO Fine Art pop up at Blackhall Place, Dublin 7

2017 VUE Art Fair - SO Fine Art | Royal Hibernian Academy, 15 Ely Place, Dublin 2

2016 Limbo  | Culture night, Mart Studios, Malpas Street, Blackpitts, Dublin 8

2017 RHA 187th Annual Exhibition | Royal Hibernian Academy, 15 Ely Place, Dublin 2

2017 Poetry Ireland Review Issue 121: Edited by Eavan Boland. 

2017 Hermione Art Exhibition | Alexandra College, Milltown Road, Dublin 6

2017 Young III | SO Fine Art Gallery | 10, South Anne Street, Dublin 2

 

2016 Organised and participated in Public Open studio in association with country wide event ‘Culture Night’.

2016 Summer Exhibition | SO Fine Art Gallery | 10, South Anne Street,  Dublin 2

2016 Surveyor III | Solstice Arts Centre, Main Street, Navan Co.Meath

2016 Young II | SO Fine Art Gallery | 10, South Anne Street, Dublin 2

2016 Perennial | Fumbally Exchange | 5 Dame Lane Dublin 2 

 

2015-2016 President of National College of Art and Design Students’ Union. 

 

2015 Emerging Artists Exhibition |  St.Patricks Mental Health Hospital,  St.James’ St., Dublin 8

2015 TWO | The Ivy House, Drumcondra, Dublin

2015 Conversations | Boyle Arts Festival - July -Bridge Street, Boyle, Co.Roscommon 

2015 Surveyor II | Solstice Arts Centre, Main Street, Navan Co.Meath 

2015 Graduate Exhibition | NCAD 100 Thomas Street, Dublin 8

2015 Contemporary Art Exhibition | Tinakilly Country House Hotel, Co. Wicklow 

2015 In Search of Place | Basement Gallery, An Táin Arts Centre, Dundalk, Co.Louth

 

2014 Surveyor | Solstice Art Centre, Navan, Co.Meath

2014 We’re painters, not poster makers | Pop up Exhibition, Project Space NCAD, Dublin 8 

2014 Deuce | Wintertuin, Koninklijke Academie Voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp, Belgium

 

2013 Sculpture in Context | Irish National Botanical Gardens, Dublin 2 

2013 Kiln Paint | Lighthouse Cinema, Smithfield, Dublin 7

2013 Lens and the Lie | Yellow Box Gallery, NCAD, Dublin 8

2013 Trasna III | Ennistymon Courthouse Gallery, Co.Clare

2013 One Day Only | Lismore Castle, with “Art in the Making”- Collaborative piece “This space is Taken”, Co. Waterford

2013 Muscular Dystrophy Ireland: Reinvent The Wheel sculpture exhibition | Electric Picnic Festival. Sculpture on exhibition at Waterford Regional Hospital for 2 years. 

 

2012 Core Year Show | NCAD, Dublin

 

Residnecies

2017 Cill Rialaig Artists Residency, Cill Rialaig, Co.Kerry

 

 Collections/Commissions

Private Collections in Ireland, U.K., Australia. 

NUI Maynooth History department collection

St.Brigid’s Primary School, The Coombe 

Wesley College, Ballinteer, Dublin 

Commission from St.Canice’s Boys School: Painting gifted to Brian O’Driscoll 

Selection of privately commissioned portraits and paintings. 

 

Education

2011-20152.1 BA Joint Honours Degree in Fine Art Painting & Art History, National College of Art and Design, Dublin.

2014 Studied for one semester at Koninklijke Academie Voor Schone Kusten, Antwerp, Belgium. 

10,000 word thesis entitled “Application & Appearance: The Reality of Paint”, discussing the significance of interpreting the application of paint, paints appearance and complexity. The multiplicity of ways it can be applied by the artist and can appear to the viewer, are some of the most engaging characteristics of paint.