ABOUT THE ARTIST

About The Artist

  • Studied Art, English and Drama at Notre Dame College, Liverpool (‘64-’67)
  • Tutored in Sculpture by Fred Bush, OBE founder of, The Scottish Sculpture Society 
  • Graduated in 1967 (Distinction),  Final Exhibition, 'Crucifixion' selected by the then, Cockfoster's Touring Exhibition, UK
  • Portrait painting under Ruskin Spear (tutored by Sir Walter Sickert) in Hammersmith Art College  
  • Awarded an LGSM in Speech and Drama (The Guildhall School of Music)
  • BA degree in Art and Architecture (Classical, Renaissance and Modern) The University of London 
  • Works selected by the then, ILEA (Inner London Education Authority) for a Group Exhibition in Avignon
  • Exhibited in a Group Exhibition in Wexford Arts Centre (1977)
  • Awarded the Irish Life, All Ireland, AIMS cup in 1981 for set design and painting with the Avonmore society, Arklow 
  • Exhibiting in The Oireachtas and Arnott’s Portrait Exhibitions 
  • Participating in group exhibitions around Ireland
  •  Adam's Auctions, Dawson St. accepting my paintings for a number of years
  • Farmleigh, Group exhibition, Watercolour Society of Ireland 2019