About - CURRICULUM VITAE



ARTISTIC EXPERIENCE

1991-95 NCAD Bronze Casting (practical course)

1990-91 DCVEC Metal Sculpture

1986-90 DCVEC Clay Modelling

1986-89 Grafton academy of Design


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 ‘ ‘FLUX’ Solomon Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

2010 ‘ Elements of Sculpture’, Mullen Gallery, Belfast

‘Elements of Sculpture’ ’Solomon Fine Art, Dublin

2006 ‘Shadow’, Solomon Gallery, Dublin

2002 ‘Humanitatum’, Co Meath

1999 ‘Element of Pleasure’, Origin Gallery, Dublin

1997 ‘Sensual Impact’, Origin Gallery, Dublin


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

'Radical Love' the Crypt London 2017

RHA annual exhibition 2014/2016

'Vue' RHA 2015

Solomon Gallery group shows 2016

Gary Kasparov 2015

2014 RHA 184th Annual exhibition Russborough House,
large out door exhibition. Gormleys fine art. Vue, RHA.
2 person Show, Barbara Stanley gallery, London.

2013 Sculpture at Lyons Village Estate, Kildare Solomon Gallery

RHA 183rd Annual exhibition

Mullan gallery Belfast

Montreal Art fair

2012 Europe house, London

Solomon Fine Art, Dublin

Blue leaf Gallery, Toronto Art Fair

Barbara Stanly fine art London

2011 Gormleys fine art Belfast

Mullan gallery summer show Belfast

Solomon fine art summer show, Dublin

2010 Invited artist, Leinster Gallery, Dublin

2009 Solomon fine art, the Merrion Dublin

Spring Forms, Solomon Fine art, Kildare

Mullen Gallery Group show, Belfast

2008 Iveagh Gardens, Outdoor Sculpture show, Solomon Gallery, Dublin

Bracken House, Outdoor Sculpture, Gormley,s Fine Art, Dublin

CASE 08, Lavit Gallery, Cork

Mullen Gallery, group show Belfast

2007 ‘Collectables’ Solomon Gallery, Dublin

Opera Festival outdoor exhibition (large works) Wexford

Group Show, Green acres Gallery, Wexford

2006 ‘Collectibles’, Solomon Gallery, Dublin

Opera Festival, outdoor exhibition, Wexford

Gallery group show Solomon Gallery, Dublin

Group Show Private Collectors Gallery, Cork

2005 ‘Sculpture and Gardens’, Solomon Gallery, Dublin

R.H.A Poetry and sculpture, Dublin

‘Collectibles’, Solomon Gallery, Dublin

Christmas Show, Solomon Gallery, Dublin

2004 ‘Anois’, Pearse House Dublin

2003 Group Show, Private Collector Gallery, Cork

2003 Oireachtas Exhibition, Dublin

2001 Hallward Gallery, Dublin

2+Wann, Origin Gallery, Dublin

2000 ‘Women in Art’, Kerry

1999 CODA 999, Dublin Castle, Dublin

1998 Lavit Gallery, Cork

‘Sculpture in Context’, Killmainham Gaol, Dublin

1997 ‘Innocence and Sensuality’, Cill Rialaigh Gallery, Kerry

1997 Group Sculpture Show, Cill Rialaigh Gallery, Kerry

Solomon Gallery, Dublin

1996 ‘From the Landscape’, Cill Rialaigh Gallery, Kerry

The Camac Water Gardens Exhibition, Co. Kildare

Friends of Cill Rialaigh, London, UK

1995 ‘Sculpture in Context’, Malahide Castle, Dublin

Sculpture, (Kerry Gold) R.D.S., Dublin

Claremorris Open, Co. Mayo

1995, 96, 97 Aer Rianta Gateway to Art, Dublin Airport, Dublin

1996, 1997 Sculpture in Context, Dublin


PRIVATE COMMISSIONS

2015 Sebanci Collection, Istanbu Turkey. Garry Kasporov, Russia.

2014 Minister For Arts.

2013 The US Ambassador

2011 Dr B. Cullen

The Irish Youth Foundation

2010 Smurfit Collection

2009 Commissioned sculpture for Arch Bishop Tutu by St Patrick’s trust

2010 Jerry Hall, UK

2008 Hillary Swank, Los Angeles, U.S.A

Christina Applegate, Los Angles, USA

2007 ‘Tend Me’, and ‘Sitting Pretty’, Venu Restaurant, Dublin

Mc Cabes, Clonskee, Dublin

2006 Butterly Business Park. Dublin

Glen Dimplex

2005 Interior sculptures at the Muckross Park Hotel, Co. Kerry

Morrison Hotel. Dublin

2004 Commissioned sculpture for HRH Princess Anne

2003 Revenue Commissioners, Chairman, Dublin Castle

Commissioned a private sculpture by An Taoiseach, Bertie Ahern T.D

Commissioned sculpture for Norma Smurfit by Irish Youth Foundation

Cantwell and Crowley architects, Sculptures for the Four Seasons Hotel, Dublin

2002 ‘Femme’, presentation to Pat Kenny, RTE

2001 TG4, Seán Ó Riada, Commemorative Sculpture

1999 Harcourt Development, sculpture for An Taoiseach Bertie Ahern

1998 University College Cork

1996 A.T.&T

1996 – 03 Gilmore Communication, Annual Food Writers Award

1995 Coyle and Coyle Accountants

E.S.B


PUBLIC SCULPTURES

'Niche' University of Limerick 2016

'Cothú' Gaelscoil Dunboyan Co Meath 2016

'Flow' Istanbul Turkey 2015

2013 ‘eagle’ The US Ambassadors residence, Phoenix Park

2012 ‘ Perch’ Rathoath, Co Meath 1% Scheme

2010 Chelsea Harbour Hotel, London

Kelly’s Hotel, Wexford

2008 ‘Sphere of Locks’, Dublin Castle, permanent exhibit in the Museum

2007 ‘High Kings’ Killeen Castle, Co Meath

2006 ‘Quiet Mind’, Temporary Installation, Grafton Street, Dublin

E.P.A Wexford

‘Guinit’, roof garden, Plaza Hotel, Westport Co Tipperary

‘Niche’, Mc Cabes builders, Glasnevin Dublin

2005 ‘Humanitatum’, Europa Academy, Swords Dublin

2004 ‘Equilibrium’, Dunshaughlin, Co. Meath. 1% Scheme

‘Na hArd Ríthe’, Main Cork/ Dublin Road, Co Tipperary.1% Scheme

2003 ‘Converse’, Dundalk, Co. Louth. 1% Scheme

‘Aspects of Persephone’, Four Seasons Hotel Dublin

2002 ‘Source’, National Trucks Ireland, Blanchardstown, Dublin

‘An Tuatha de Danna’, The Gresham Hotel, Dublin

2001 ‘Reborn Images’, Bray Garda stn, Co. Wicklow. 1% Scheme

‘Intrigue’, Harcourt Hotel, Dublin

2000 ‘An Chloch Mhor’, Gaelscoil na Cille, Co Meath

2000 ‘Árd na Marcach Suan’, Bridgend, Co Donegal

1999 ‘The Son of Sisyphus’, Harcourt Developments, Dublin


COLLECTIONS

Sabanci Collection Istanbul

University of Limerick

Aer Rianta

Smurfit collection

Naughton collection

Treasury Holdings

Dermot Desmond Collection

Kelly’s collection Wexford

US embassy

Morrison Hotel, Dublin

American Airlines

Iarnród Eireann

Dublin City University

University College Cork

Meath County Council

Bank of Ireland, Collection

Revenue Commissioners

Office of Public Works

Park West, financial business Park, Dublin


Also Private Collections in Ireland, UK, France, Portugal, Australia and USA

 

RESIDENCIES

Cill Rialaigh Project Co. Kerry Summer 1995, 1997, 1999

 

TEACHING

DCVEC Metal Sculpture 1994 -'95

Artist in residence, Gaelscoil Na Cille Ashbourne Co Meath, 2001

 

INTRODUCTION TO CATALOGES

Sean Kissane, IMMA

Aidan Dunne, Art Critic, The Irish Times

Marianne Hartigan, Art Critic, Sunday Tribune

Eoin Mc Gonigal, Chairman IMMA

 

OTHER INFORMATION

Member of "Sculpture in Context" Committee 1987/88

Invited to select Oireachtas Exhibition 2000-2002