1993-1997 Dunlaoghire Institute of Art Design and Technology. Higher Diploma in Fine Art, Distinction.

Solo Exhibitions
2009 'Light falling in dark places', Greyfriars Municipal Gallery,Waterford City.

2008 'The decisions we didn't make' The Talbot Gallery, Dublin. 2008 ‘Prasad’ The Signal Arts Centre, Bray, Co.Wicklow.

2008 'Prasad', Signal Arts Centre, Bray Co.Wicklow

Selected two person shows

2003, The Cross Gallery, Dublin

2001 The Cross Gallery, Dublin

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018  SITE, Doswell Gallery, Rosscarbery

2018  Elements, Skibbereen Arst Festival, curated by Catherine Hammond

2017 Siar, Doswell Gallery, Rosscarbery

2013 Octagon,West Cork Arts Centre, Skibbereen, Co.Cork.
2013 Mermaid Open Submission, Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray, Co.Wicklow. Selected by Patrick Murphy. 2011 'Engage', Bandon Arts Festival.

2009 'Songs and questions', Ballina Arts Centre, Co. Mayo.

Eigse, Carlow, selected by Marie Hanlon.


2008 ArtTrail,Cork.

210 Studios, Summer Group Show San Francisco, CA.
Mantua Arts Festival, Co. Roscommon.
Mc Bride Gallery, Killarney, Co. Kerry.
The Doswell Gallery, Co. Cork.
Festa West Gallery, Tokyo, Japan.
Eigse, Carlow, selected by Patrick T Murphy.

2007 The Lavitt Gallery, Cork.
Mc Bride Gallery, Killarney, Co. Kerry.

2005 The Screig Gallery, Fintown, Co. Donegal. The Cross gallery, Dublin.

2004 Mermaid Open Submission, Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray, Co.Wicklow. Selected by Patrick T Murphy

The Screig Gallery, Fintown, Co. Donegal. 

 1997 Graduate Show, DLIADT

Upcoming, November 2018 Satellite Residency, Cowhouse Studios

July/ August 2015 ‘The democratic Trolley’ Residency at West Cork Arts Centre

2013/2014 LFTT Library at The Guesthouse, Cork City, commencing September 2013 Curatorial Projects

June-Aug 2016 Curator in residence ‘The Project Space’ @ The Puffin Cafe, Longstrand,West Cork. 2011 'Charta,Works on Paper, 'The Winery Wall',The Winery, Clonakilty, Co.Cork.

Educational Practice
2001-2 Art tutor with Neighbourhood Youth Project, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.

2002-3 Art tutor with Donegal Women Travellers Network, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. 2004-2006 Art tutor with Dublin Hill Initiative for Youth, Ballyvolane, Cork City. 2009-Present A member of the Education team at West Cork Arts Centre , Skibbereen.

2011-present ‘Tellurometer Project’, ongoing collaborative postal project initiated by Cliodhna Shaffrey and Eilis Lavelle 2013 Collaboration with Artist Sarah Ruttle for the Discovery Box Project at the West Cork Arts Centre
2004 'Dwelling',Woven Structure with local Basket Maker Patrick Carr and the children of Barnesmore National School for Donegal Town Summer Festival.

2015 Cork County Council,West Cork Libraries ‘Phoenix’ Commission.
2013 Discovery Box for Mikala Dwyer’s ‘Panto Collapsar’,West Cork Arts Centre.
2012 Discovery Box for Rita Duffy’s ‘Artic Circus’,West Cork Arts Centre.
2013 Selected Artist for the specific development of The Discovery Box project for West Cork Arts Centre Arts and Early Years Programme which received a Travel and Dissemination Award from the Arts Council.

2012 Wicklow County Council Arts Group Bursary Award.
2011 Artlinks Selected Mentoring Programme led by Curator Cliodhna Shaffrey and Eilis Lavelle.

Published Articles
2013 ‘A box of wondering’, Sept/ Oct Issue of Visual Artists Ireland Newsletter.


The Office of Public Works

Waterford Municipal Collection

Trinity College Dublin

First National Bank

The Ice Hotel, Ballina

Paul O’Toole and Smith and Kennedy Architects