Curriculum Vitae


 

Education:

Leaving Cert Presentation College Athenry 99 - 00

04: B. A. in Fine Art Sculpture Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology

03 Higher Diploma in Fine Art Sculpture Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology


 



 

Employment and Commissions
 

 

January 2013 : Artist in School Scheme NADP: Glenamaddy Secondary Transition Year Project

August 2012 : Design and creation of a Gramophone Sculptulre for 'Electric Picnic'


June 2012: Corporate Installation: Designs and Fabrication of Flicks On Fridges for the ERP


March 2012: Design and creation of sculptural seats for Athenry Sli Na Slaine

September 2011: Public Art: Design and creation of a Public Sculptulre for Loughrea Bypass.

November 2011: Public Art: Design and creation of a Public Sculpture for Athenry Town.

September 2011: Childrens Work Shops: Childrens workhop to promote creativity through recycling.

August 2011: Design and creation of a Sculptulre for 'Electric Picnic'

June 2011 Public Art: Design and creation of a Public Sculptulre for Loughrea Town.

March 2011: Artist in School: Design and creation of a Public Sculptulre for Tuam Town wity T.Y Students

August 2010: Design and creation of school sign for Presentation College, Athenry

April 10 Public Art: Design and creation of a Public Sculpture for Bishop Street Tuam Enhancement Week.’

February 09: Set Design : Moonfish and the Tadbhearc's production of ‘Naimhead Don Phobail”

November 08: Set Design : Moonfish’s production of ‘After the End’ Nun’s Island Theatre,

ctober 08: Public Art: Commissioned to design and produce a sculptural gate depicting the local history of Athenry

July 07: Design and Creation of the Winning Trophy for theLadies’ Day Competition’ for Galway Races

Jan 07 Design and Creation of the winning trophies for The Galway Chamber of Commerce Business Awards ‘07’

May 06 Public Art: Commissioned sculpture for the entrance to the Athenry Heritage Centre

Dec 05 Children’s jewellery-making and copper workshop for the travelling community  of Ennis

Jun 04 Public Art:Design and creation of a Sculpture for the activity area in the Athenry Heritage Centre

 

 

Jun 03 Public Art: Commissioned sculptures of Norman Knights for the grounds of the Athenry Heritage Centre


 


 

Exhibitions

Nov 2012 Exhibition at the Titanic Centre Belfast

July 2012 Exhibition of Sculpture at the Galway Volvo Ocean Race

Mar 11 Exhibition in association with the Leitrim Sculpture Centre and the Irish Artis Blacksmith Association

Dec 08 Exhibition of Sculpture in the Nead Gallery, Craughwell, Co. Galway in conjunction with Seachtain na Gaeilge
 

 

Jul 08 Joint exhibition ‘The Joy of Cycling’,part of Cork Cycling Arts Festival

May 08 RDS ‘

Dec 07 Exhibition in Kenny’s Art Gallery, Galway

Jun 04 GMIT Degree Exhibition

Jun 03 GMIT Diploma Exhibition


 

 

Bursaries and Residencies


 

2009: Artist in Residency Byblos Lebannon.

2010: Galway County Council Arts Bursary recipient


Publicity


(Radio)
Breakfast with Hector 2FM

Phil Cawley Today FM

Ray Darcy, Today FM,
Sean Moncrief, Newstalk,

Derek Mooney, RTE Radio
Keith Finnegan, Galway Bay FM.


(Newspaper Articles)

The Irish Independent,

The Irish Times,
The Ticket

The Metro,

The Sunday Mail,

The Star,

The Connacht Tribune,
The City Tribune,
The Tuam Herald,
The Tribesman,

The Galway Advertiser,

(Television)

RTE's Nationwide.