Irish artist based in Northern Ireland

(Bangor, Co. Down)


I recently exhibited two 100 x 120cms paintings at the Royal Academy Winter Exhibition in London

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My love of being in the landscape continues to inspire my painting projects.

Previous Projects/Exhibitions

2019 - 'Transience'

Solo Show at Solomon Fine Art Dublin

2017 - 'Garden of Delights'

Solo Show at Ards Arts Centre, Northern Ireland

2017 - 'Botanic'

Solo Show at Hammond Gallery Skibbereen, Co. Cork

2015 - 'Secret Garden'

Solo Show at Solomon Fine Art Dublin

2013 - 'An Invented Land'

Solo Show at Hammond Gallery, Glengarriff,  Co. Cork

2009 - 'Discovering Ballinglen'

Solo Show at Mullan Gallery Belfast

2007 - 'Return'

Solo Show at Mullan Gallery Belfast

2003 - 'Living Layer'

Solo Show/Residency, Custom House Gallery, Westport, Co. Mayo

1997 - National Diploma in Fine Art (Merit)

Dun Laoghaire College of Art & Design, Dublin


Irish Business & Employers Confederation Dublin (IBEC)

Druids Glen Resort, Ireland

Office of Public Works (OPW) State Art Collection, Ireland  

Arts Council of Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland Civil Service (NICS) 

Department of Finance & Personnel, Northern Ireland

Ballinglen Museum of Contemporary Art  

Four Seasons Hotel Dublin   

Park Avenue Hotel Belfast (Commission) 

Boyle Civic Collection, Co. Roscommon  

Allied Irish Bank Ireland  

Westport Town Council, Co. Mayo

Phoebe Fox & Kyle Soller (UK) (Commission)

DJ Annie Mac (UK)


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