2019         BA (Hons.) Fine Art at GMIT Mayo Campus (1st Class Honours)

2013         BA (Ord.) Degree in Art & Design at GMIT (Distinction)

1990       MSc (Agric.) Agricultural Extension and Rural Development at UCD

1984       H Dip Ed at UCD

1982       BA (Mod) Natural Science at TCD

Solo Exhibitions and Selected Group Shows

2021       Solo Show at Ballinglen Gallery, Ballycastle, Co Mayo

2019       Graduate Exhibition, GMIT Castlebar and Custom House Gallery

                 Mayo Day Exhibition at Turlough House

2018        RHA Annual Exhibition

                Cairde Visual Art Exhibition, The Model

                North West Summer Show, Leitrim Sculpture Centre

                Mayo Day Visual Art Exhibition (curated by Patrick Murphy RHA)

2017       Mayo Artists Show at The Linenhall (curated by Catherine Marshall)

2016       The State We’re In – 3 person group show MART Gallery, Dublin

2015        Mayo God Help Us – Claremorris Gallery (curated by Catherine Marshall & Patrick Murphy) 

                Off the Wall –  group exhibition at GMIT Mayo Campus

                Lonely Planet –group exhibition at Luan Gallery, Athlone

2014       Claremorris Open Exhibition (curated by Michelle Cotton)

2013       Picture Inequality: Challenge to Indifference – Solo exhibition at Customs House Studios & Gallery, Westport, Co Mayo

                 Degree Show at GMIT Castlebar and at the Linenhall Arts Centre

2012       RHA 182nd Annual Exhibition 

                 RDS Student Art Exhibition (RDS) and Travelling Exhibition

                Let it Roll – collaborative art exhibition with Western Care service and GMIT Fine Art students at the Linenhall Arts Centre Castlebar


2020                                       Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Co Mayo

2019, 2017 & 2014             Cill Rialaig Artist Retreat, Co Kerry

2015                                       Summer Residency at GMIT Mayo Campus

2015                                       Tyrone Guthrie Centre, Co Monaghan


2019                                      Academic Achievement Award, GMIT, Mayo Campus, Fine Art (First Class Hons). Sponsored by Ballinglen Arts Foundation.

2014 – 2020                        Materials Assistance Award, Mayo County Council

2013                                       Exhibition Assistance Award, Mayo County Council


2018                                       Office of Public Works

2013                                       Mayo County Council