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Born in Dublin 1962

Education:

Secondary School, St Fintan’s CBS, Sutton, Dublin 13

National College of Art and Design, Dublin,  1981 – 86

Public Art Commissions

Aston Village Educate Together National School, Drogheda. External Sculpture.

Kildare and Wicklow Education and Training Board, Public Art Commission. External Sculpture.

Caragh National School,Percent for Art Commission. External Sculpture.

Scoil Bhride, Rathdowney, Co. Laois. Sculpture trail.

Hill Street, Newry. Public Art Commission.External Sculpture

Scoil Phádraig Naofa, Athy, Co. Kildare. Internal & External sculpture

‘An Bradán Feasa’ St. Joseph.s National School, Mell, Co. Louth. External Sculpture

St Teresa’s Church Belfast, new Liturgical Artworks for Chapel refurbishment

Charles Institute UCD Belfield.

Holy Cross National School, Tramore, Co Waterford, Percent for Art Commission

Lucan East Educate Together, Percent for Art Commission.

‘3 Arches’  St Coca’s Primary School, Kilcock, Percent for Art Commission

‘Fuinneamh an tsaoil’ Gallen Community School, Co Offaly. Percent for Art Commission

‘River Rhythms’ Colaiste na Sionna, Banagher Co Offaly, per cent for Art Commission

‘Six degrees of Separation’ public art project in Athy for Kildare Co. Co. & Respond!.

Poor Clare Sisters, Dublin, new Liturgical Artworks for Chapel refurbishment.

‘Farmyard Linedrawing 2’ Sculpture for Irish Embassy, Brussels.  Department of Foreign Affairs

‘Meadow field with golden stream’ Sculpture for Irish Embassy, Canada, Dept of Foreign Affairs

‘Tree of Life’ Adelaide and Meath / Tallaght Hospital

‘Tree of Knowledge’ St Patricks School Diswellstown, Dublin 15

‘Mare and Foal’ Public art commission, Williamstown Stud, Clonee, Co Meath.

‘Wild Flowers’ and ‘Leaf motif’ Irish Embassies, Lisbon, Portugal and The Hague, Netherlands

‘Three Promises’ Garda College Templemore for Office of Public Works

‘Open Volumes’  Balbriggan Roundabout, Fingal County Council

‘Folded Line’ Blanchardstown Library Dublin.  Fingal County Council 2004

‘From the roots 1-8’. Gates for St Brigid’s Place, Carlow. Carlow County Council 2004

Artists Panels

Carlow County Council Arts office.

2010, Offaly County Council Arts office.

2009,  Kildare County Council Arts office.

Exhibitions

Wexford Opera Festival 2011- Exhibition at Greenacres Gallery

Royal Hibernian Academy Annual exhibition 2011

Cast 50’ Solomon Gallery Dublin and James Wray Gallery Belfast . May – July 2011

Sculpture in Context 2010, Botanic Gardens Dublin

Royal Hibernian Academy Annual exhibition 2010

Invited artist, Boyle Arts Festival 2010

Invited artist for ‘Sculpture in the Arboretum’ Botanical Gardens 2010

‘Source & Surroundings’  2 man show, Courthouse, Tinahely, Wicklow Jan 2010

Sculpture in Context 2009, Botanic Gardens Dublin.

Hallward Gallery Sculpture Exhibition 2009

Royal Hibernian Academy Annual exhibition 2008

Ranelagh Arts Festival, 2008

Summer Exhibition Mill Cove Gallery

Summer at the Hallward 2008

Eigse Carlow 2008

Ranelagh Arts Festival, Abstract and Almost, Oct 07

Royal Hibernian Academy Annual exhibition 2007

Royal Hibernian Academy Annual exhibition 2006

Ranelagh Arts week 2006

Eigse Carlow 2005 work in Carlow artists and open submission.

Sculpture in Context, Botanic Gardens 2005

Sculpture in Context, Airfield House, Dundrum 2005 and 2006

Eigse Carlow 2004

Sculpture in Context, Botanic Gardens & Farmleigh House, 2004

Royal Hibernian Academy Annual exhibition 2003, 2002 & 2001.

Best of Irish Sculpture, Vanishing Art, Carton House, Co. Kildare 2013

Irish Sculpture, Derry City of Culture, Gordon Gallery, Derry. 2013

Look at it this way, The Courthouse Arts Centre, Tinahely, Co. Wicklow.

Bursaries Awards

Hallward Gallery Sculpture Prize 2009

Eigse Carlow Braun prize for work of outstanding merit 2005

Recipient of bursary Carlow County Council Arts Office 2002

Current Projects

Public Art Commission, Newtownabbey borough council, Valley park redevelopment.

Public Art Commission, Derriaghy Community Village Association Public Art Commission.

Clients:

Offaly VEC

Department of Foreign Affairs.

Department of Education.

Office of Public Works Dublin.

Balbriggan Town Council.

Offaly County Council

Fingal County Council.

Carlow County Council.

Kildare County Council.

Bruce Shaw Partnership.

Costello Commercial Property, Dublin.

UCD Belfield Dublin.

Smurfit Graduate Business School, Blackrock.

HSE, Adelaide and Meath National Childrens’ Hospital Tallaght.