Artist Profile

Master of Still Life Painting Liam Belton was born in Dublin in 1947 and studied at the National College of Art from 1966 to 1972. He was elected Memb...

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Liam Belton

Photographer based in Wexford Padraig Grant is a photographer born in Wexford in 1967 and he still li ves and works in County Wexford. Grant’s photo...

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Padraig Grant

Lecturer of Life Drawing Mairin Grant was born in Ireland in 1944 and she is a lecturer in life drawing and painting at the Waterford Institute of Tec...

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Mairin Grant

Studied at Kingston College of Art Rowan Gillespie was born in Dublin in 1953 and moved shortly after to Cyprus, but after the civil war broke out his...

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Rowan Gillespie

Artist and Musician Helen Gaynor was born in Wexford in 1959, she is an artist and a musician. Gaynor worked as a primary school teacher in Marine Dub...

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Helen Gaynor

Influenced by Photorealism Martin Gale was born in Worcester in 1949 and moved to Ireland at a very early age. He was educated in Ireland and graduate...

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Martin Gale

Abstract Compositions in Paint Paul Doran was born in Gorey, Co. Wexford in 1972 and he studied a Masters in Fine Art at the National College of Art a...

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Paul Doran

Painter and Stained Glass Artist Gillian Deeny was born in Belfast in 1936 and studied as a painter at the National College of Art and Design before t...

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Gillian Deeny

A Style That Evokes Lucian Freud Colin Davidson is a contemporary artist living and working near Belfast, Northern Ireland. He began his artistic care...

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Colin Davidson

Self Taught Artist Paddy Darrigan was born in Co. Wexford in 1963, the youngest son of a blacksmith. A self taught artist he had his first solo exhibi...

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Paddy Darigan

Inspired By Jungian Psychology Cecilia Danell is a Swedish artist based in Galway, Ireland. Her inspiration largely derives from our physical encounte...

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Cecilia Danell

Creating Physical Narratives Sue Cunliffe was born in preston, UK, she moved to Ireland in 1976 and is a lecturer at the Crawford College of Art and D...

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Sue Cunliffe

Rug Making Company in Wexford Ceadogan is a rug-making company that was set up in 1989 by Denis Kenny. Located in County Wexford, Ceadogan creates hig...

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Ceadogan

Recipient of Arts Council Travel Award Megan O’ Beirne is a graduate of University College Dublin (M.A H.Dip) and DLIADT (Fine Arts). She lives and ...

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Megan O’ Beirne

Duality Of Existence In Shape And Form Struan Hamilton is a printmaker born in Scotland in 1971. His work draws inspiration from the organic happening...

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Struan Hamilton

Awarded the Italian Government Scholarship Paul Funge was born in Gorey, Co. Wexford and studied at the National College of Art and Design, Dublin. Du...

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Paul Funge

Draws Inspiration From The Microscopic World Mark Francis was born in Co. Down, Northern Ireland in 1962, he studied at St. Martin’s College of Art ...

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Mark Francis

Primarily Conceptual Works Andrew Folan was born in Belfast in 1956 and he attended the Slade School of Fine Art, London, graduating in 1981. His prac...

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Andrew Folan

Born in Belfast 1916 Gerard Dillon was born in Belfast in 1916, after leaving school at the age of fourteen he became a painter and decorator, working...

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Gerard Dillon

Born in Wicklow 1917 Born in Wicklow in 1917 George Campbell is one of Ireland’s foremost landscape artists and still life painters. Campbells’s a...

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George Campbell

Founding Member of Temple Bar Gallery & Studio Robert Armstrong is a contemporary painter who was born in Gorey, Co. Wexford in 1953. He currently...

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Robert Armstrong

Crawford College of Art & Design Bridget Flannery graduated from the Crawford College of Art and Design in 1981. Since then she has exhibited thro...

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Bridget Flannery

Conor Fallon 1939-2007 Conor Fallon was born in Dublin in 1939 but soon after moved to Wexford where he grew up on the family farm. Fallon is a renown...

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Conor Fallon

Textile Artist As a textile artist Terry Dunne’s work has consisted of designing and making hand woven tapestries, tufted wall hangings and experime...

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Terry Dunne

Existential Themes of Daily Life Bernadette Doolan is an Irish artist/sculptor based in Wexford and is well known for her works in both painting and c...

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Bernadette Doolan

Sporadic Process Declan Cody is an artist living in Wexford. He has been painting for the public since he was a teenager and has exhibited in gallerie...

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Declan Cody

Founding Member of the Gorey School of Art Eamonn Carter was born in Gorey, Co. Wexford. He studied at Waterford Regional College before attending Cra...

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Eamonn Carter

Resists The Tendency Towards Abstraction Charles Brady was born in New York, America, in 1926. Following time spent in the US Navy aboard an aircraft ...

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Charles Brady

Grahame Booth PPUWS Grahame Booth is based in Belfast and he is a popular tutor in workshops throughout Europe as well as being in demand as a waterco...

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Grahame Booth

Boolavogue Textile Studio The inspiration for the Boolavogue Textile Studio evolved through Wexford County Council’s 1998 Summer Fun Youth Arts Fest...

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Boolavogue Textile Studio

Working with Light and Shadow Brian Ballard was born in Belfast in 1943, he studied at the College of Art Belfast 1961- 1964 and at the Liverpool coll...

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Brain Ballard

Classical and Contemporary Techniques David Begley is an artist and writer born in Dublin 1972, he currently lives and works in County Wexford. He stu...

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David Begley

Self-Taught Sculptor Sandra Bell was born in 1954. She was educated in Newry, Dundalk and at Glengara Park, Co. Dublin. She is a self-taught sculptor...

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Sandra Bell

Co-Founder of Blackstack Studio Sylvia Hemmingway is a visual artist based in Co Wexford. She studied Fine Art at NCAD, Dublin, and has a Masters Deg...

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Sylvia Hemmingway

Studied at Limerick School of Art Mike Fitzharris was born in Limerick in 1952. He studied at the Limerick School of Art and graduated in 1973. He the...

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Mike Fitzharris

Captures the Beauty and Wonder of Nature Eamon Colman was born in Dublin in 1957 and he now lives and works in Kilkenny. He is one of Ireland’s most...

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Eamon Colman

Armenian extraction Born in Haifa (of Armenian extraction) Sophie Aghajanian  was educated in Cyprus until she  moved to London in 1962 to study pai...

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Sophie Aghajanian

About Alan Ardiff Alan Ardiff is an artist and jeweller working from his studio at The Design Tower, Trinity Enterprise Centre in Dublin . Using combi...

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Alan Ardiff

Beauty and Simplicity Peter Killeen was born in Dublin in 1977, and began working for the highly regarded Cast Bronze Foundry in 1996. It was here tha...

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Peter Killeen

Born on Valencia Island Charles Harper was born on Valencia Island, Co. Kerry in 1943. From 1960-67 he studied at the National College of Art and Desi...

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Charles Harper

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