about

FELLOW OF THE ROYAL SOUTH AUSTRALIAN SOCIERY OF ARTS

I am a self-taught Irish artist now living in Adelaide. In 2010 I studied at the Arts Students League in New York for 3 months. I have shown regularly for over 20 years in galleries in Ireland, England, Italy and the USA. I have painted commissions for clients in Ireland, Scotland, England, Switzerland, Italy, Canada and the USA.

exhibitions

2014-2021

I have exhibited regularly in RSASA exhibitions

October 2017

Solo exhibition Bay Discovery Centre,Glenelg

November/December 2016

Solo exhibition at Gemtree Winery McLaren Vale

August 2016

SALA solo exhibition Mt Lofty RangesWinery Adelaide Hills

June 2016

Exhibition at Rising Sun Pub Adelaide

August 2015

Solo SALA exhibition Hynothaised restaurant Henley Beach

August 2014

More animals in the Vines solo SALA exhibition, Mt Lofty Ranges Winery Adelaide Hills

August 2013

Animals in the Vines solo SALA exhibition, Mt Lofty Ranges Winery Adelaide Hills

June 2013

Inaugural portrait exhibition RSASA

August 2012

Joint SALA exhibition Serpendipity at Sinclairs Gully Winery March

2012

Cats and Dogs group exhibition at Adelaide Central School of Art

1992-2012

Group shows for main Easter, Summer and Christmas at the Eakin Gallery www.eakingallery.co.uk.

2005-2012

Regular group exhibitions The Yard Gallery in Holywood Ireland www.yardgallery.com.

I still sell limited edition prints of Herbie my black cat at the Yard

galleries

I also appeared regularly in group shows in galleries listed below:

RSASA Adelaide, South Australia

Castle Gallery, Lisburn N.Ireland

Davison Gallery, Killyleagh N.Ireland

Dunluce Gallery, Bushmills N.Ireland

Manor Fine Arts, Banbridge N.Ireland

Sol Gallery, Dublin Ireland

Elaine Somers and the Davison Gallery, Holywood, N.Ireland

Gormleys, Belfast

Kerlin Gallery, Belfast

Galleria Bongiovanni, Bologna, Italy

Maltby Gallery, Winchester, England

Michael McGuire Gallery, Provincetown USA


prizes/ organizations

Winner of the inaugural portrait exhibition at the Royal South Australian Society of Arts 2014

2006

Silver medal winner of the Arts Societyof Ulster Christmas Exhibition

2002, 2004 and 2005

paintings selected for the Royal Ulster Academy annual exhibition


Professional Memberships

Fellow of the Royal South Australian Society of Arts

http://www.rsasarts.com.au

member of the Arts Society of Ulster

http://www.artssocietyofulster.com/