Information/Contact

I am an Irish artist currently based in Co. Down, Northern Ireland.

Email:   info@francesryan.com for newsletter, pricelists and studio appointments.

2018  Arts Care Wall Gallery, Ulster Hospital, Dundonald, Belfast, Northern Ireland   (February-April)

Selected Solo Exhibitions 

2017  Garden of Delights, Georgian Gallery,  Ards Art Centre, Newtownards, Co. Down, Northern Ireland  2017   Botanic, Catherine Hammond Gallery, Skibbereen, Co. Cork, Ireland   2015   Secret Garden, Solomon Fine Art,  Dublin   2013   An Invented Land, Catherine Hammond Gallery, Cork  2011  Residence, Mullan Gallery Belfast

Awards       

2017  Ards and North Down Individual Artist Development Award   2016  Arts Council of Northern Ireland SIAP Award (Support for Individual Artist Programme 2016/17)  2015 NOA15 Towry Regional Award, Northern Ireland  2014 Arts Council of Northern Ireland SIAP Award 2014 & 2006 Paul Henry Landscape Prize, Royal Ulster Academy Exhibition, Ulster Museum, Belfast   2014  NOA14 Towry Regional Award for Northern Ireland. 2013  Arts Council of Northern Ireland SIAP Award 2009 Fellowship Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Co. Mayo.

Collections

Office of Public Works (OPW) State Art Collection, Ireland (2013, 2014 & 2015).     Arts Council of Northern Ireland (2013 & 2014).  Northern Ireland Civil Service (NICS) (2010).   Department of Finance & Personnel, Northern Ireland (2009).    Ballinglen Arts Foundation Archive (2009).    Four Seasons Hotel Dublin  (2007).    Park Avenue Hotel Belfast (commission 2011).    Boyle Civic Collection, Co. Roscommon (2007).    Allied Irish Bank Ireland (2006).    Office of Public Works (OPW) State Art Collection, Ireland  (2003).    Westport Town Council, Co. Mayo  (2003).

Selected Group/Juried Exhibitions   2017 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition London 2016 Royal Hibernian Academy 186th Annual Exhibition, Dublin. Royal Academy Summer Exhibition London  2015 NOA Winter Exhibition Royal College of Art, London & Pallant House Chichester.     Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Exhibition, Piano Noble, London.   ‘The Enhanced Eye’, Group Show, Catherine Hammond Gallery, Cork. Royal Ulster Academy 133rd Annual Exhibition, Ulster Museum, Belfast. Royal Hibernian Academy 185th Annual Exhibition, Dublin.   2014  NOA Exhibition, The Embankment Gallery, Somerset House, London. Royal Ulster Academy 133rd Annual Exhibition, Belfast.Royal Hibernian Academy 184th Annual Exhibition, Dublin.   Solomon Gallery Dublin.      Kilkenny Arts Festival (Jonathan Swift Gallery).    2013 Royal Hibernian Academy 183rd Annual Exhibition, Dublin. Royal Ulster Academy 132nd Annual Exhibition, Ulster Museum, Belfast. Score, Linenhall Arts Centre, Castlebar, Co. Mayo.   All Ireland Group Show, Gordon Gallery, Derry City of Culture.   Wool House – The Cill Rialaig Project, Somerset House, London.   2012 VUE Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin. Towry NOAC Chichester & London.Royal Ulster Academy 131st Annual Exhibition, Belfast. ‘Artefacts of Failure’, QUAD, Derby, Derbyshire, England. Royal Hibernian Academy 182nd Annual Exhibition, Dublin. 2011  Rua Red Winter Open, Dublin. Royal Hibernian Academy 181st Annual Exhibition, Dublin. 2010  Towry NOAC, Chichester, England. Royal Ulster Academy, 129th Annual Exhibition, Ulster Museum, Belfast.   Boyle Arts Festival (invited artist) Boyle, Co. Roscommon, Ireland.Royal Hibernian Academy 180th Annual Exhibition, Dublin.