Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION
PhD candidate, Bielefeld Univesity, Germany since 2011
M.Litt., NCAD, Dublin, Ireland 2007
Bachelor of Arts (Hons), Fine Art Print Making, NCAD, Dublin, Ireland 1996
Diploma in Jewelery Making and Scandinavian Design, Lappeenranta, Finland 1989
 
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
 
St. Conleth's College, Ballsbridge, Dublin, Ireland, art teacher, Head of Art Department 1998-2010
Black Church Print Studios, Dublin, Ireland, printmaker, tutor since 1997
NCAD, Dublin, Ireland, CEAD Course Tutor 2008
St. Patricks College, Drumcondra, Dublin, Ireland, lecturer/tutor 2005-2007
Hibernia College, Dublin, Ireland, lecturer/tutor 2005-2009
The Ark, The National Gallery, The National Museum, Ireland, workshops since 2004
 
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
 
DayDream, Atelier Speckmann, Bielefled, Germany 2013
Home-Sweet-Home, Signal Arts Centre, Bray, Ireland 2009
History/Order/Space, Original Print Gallery, Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland 2002
Dream Travel, Lambay House Art Gallery, Howth, Co. Dublin, Ireland 1997
 
PARTICIPATORY PROJECTS
DayDream, Bielefeld, Germany 2013
Trailing Spouses, Bielefeld, Germany since 2011
Significant Object since 2011
Shopping List since 2009
No Man's Land Drawing Day, Malahide, Co. Dublin, Ireland 2010
No Man's Land Commute, Connolly Station, Dublin, Ireland 2010
No Man's Land, Original Print Gallery, Dublin, Ireland 2008
Home-Sweet-Home, Signal Art Center, Bray, Ireland 2009
Wandermäler, Killrudderry Arts Festival, Bray, Co. Wicklow, Ireland 2008
Wandermäler, Rosslare, Co. Wexford, Ireland 2008
There is no Place Like Home, pilots in various locations, Dublin, Ireland since 2008
Urban Visions, Baggot Street Art Project, Pembroke School, Dublin, Ireland 2002
 
AWARDS
 
Arts Council Projects: New Work Award, Ireland 2008
Schoolmaster Fellowship, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland 2003
Arts Council Ireland 1997
Dakota Print Award, NCAD Degree Show, Dublin, Ireland 1996
 
RESIDENCIES / PANELS
 
Kildare County Council panel of artists, Ireland since 2008
Visual Artists-in-Prison Scheme panel of artists, Ireland since 2008
Kilruddery House, Co. Bray, Ireland 2008
School Master Fellowship, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland 2003
 
COMMISSIONS OF ART WORK
 
Fingal County Council, Ireland 2010
Temple Bar Properties, Ireland 2010
Original Print Gallery, Ireland 2009
Kilrudderry Festival, Ireland 2008
St.Conleth's College, Dublin, Ireland 2003
Urban Visions, Baggot Street Project, Dublin, Ireland 2002
Fingal County Council, Ireland 1998
The National Concert Hall, Dublin, Ireland 1998
 
ART COLLECTIONS
 
AIB, Bank of Ireland, Claremorris County Council, Dakota Print collection, Embassy of Finland, Fingal County Council, Microsoft Collection, Northern Bank Collection, Office of Public Works, Trinity College art collection. 
A piece was purchased for presentation by Blandchardstown Art Centre to the President of Ireland Mary McAleese. 
 
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
 
Circulation, curator Paul McAree, BC print studios, Dublin, Ireland 2013
A Natural Selection, Graphic Studio & Botanic Gardens, Dublin, Ireland 2013, touring
Home is where the heART is, Bielefeld University Gallery, Germany 2012
Productions, Monster Truck Gallery, Ireland 2012
Significant Object, Continuous virtual project 2011
From Dublin to LA and Back, The Saddleback College Art Gallery, LA, USA 2010
Little Christmas, Graphic Studio Gallery, Dublin, Ireland 2010
Allotments, G126 Galway, Ireland & Catalyst Art, Belfast, UK 2008-09
Original Print Gallery, Dublin, Ireland 1997-2008
Bridge Gallery, Dublin, Ireland 1998-2008
Graphic Studio Gallery, Dublin, Ireland 2004-08
Inhabit, Draíocht Arts Centre, Dublin, Ireland 2008
7th Lessedra Mini Print Annual, Lessendra, Bulgaria 2008
Tetovo Small Print, National Institution of Museum of Tetovo Area, Macedonia 2008
Josep de Ribera, International Biennale of Engraving, Xativa, Spain 2008
MySpace, Cecilia Moore project/Breaking Ground, Ireland 2008
Passengers, Waterford Healing Arts Trust, Waterford, Ireland 2008
Naestved Exhibition of Mini Square Prints, Grafisk vaerksted, Naestved, Denmark 2008
Gardens of Earthly Delight, Chester Beatty Library touring 2005-08
Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, Ireland 1994-95, 1998, 2000-01, 2003, 2006-07
Milestones. OPW, Dublin, Ireland 2007
Hung, Drawn & Quartered, Original Print Gallery, Dublin/Wisconsin, USA 2007
Hunt the Postcard, Hunt Museum, Limerick, Ireland 2006
Limerick Small Prints, Chriss Doswell Gallery, Limerick, Ireland 2005
Handbags and Gladrags, Art auction, CIRCA Art Magazine, Dublin, Ireland 2005
Temple Bar Galleries, Dublin, Ireland 2003-04
Hallward Gallery, Dublin, Ireland 2003-04
Blade on the Feather, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland 2004
The National Arts Club, New York, USA 2003
Urban Visions, Oriel Gallery, Dublin, Ireland 2002
Print Exhibition, Cross Gallery, Dublin, Ireland 2001
Wish You Were Here, Triskel Gallery, Cork, Ireland 2000
Emperors New Clothes”, Butler Gallery, Kilkenny, Ireland 2000
An Oireachtas, Annual Exhibition, Dublin Ireland 1996-98
Iontas, Small work Exhibition, Sligo, Ireland 1994-95, 1997
Tokyo International Mini-print Triennial, Tokyo, Japan 1995