- National Diploma in Art and Design.
Abinatio result: Distinction in Studies
- Bachelor in Fine Art, Specialisation Printmaking.
First Class Honours with Distinction
- Arts and Empowerment Course in workshop facilitation.
Art Therapy Department, Crawford College of Art and Design
- VTOS. FETAC Award in Film, Television and video production.
- Masters in Fine Art N.C.A.D
Awards and Residencies:
- Arts Council Travel and Training Award
- Thomas Dammann Junior Memorial Trust Award 2008
- Impression8/2002 Norman Ackroyd Etching Award
- Taylor Art Award
- Henry Higgins Traveling Scholarship
- Murray O Laoire Degree Award for Printmaking.
- Tyronne Guthrie Centre, Annamacarrick.
- RHA School Studio residency July 2011
- Inishlacken project, 2010,
- S.I.M Iceland 2008,
- Cyprus Summer Studio 2004
I also co curated the January edition of Live@8 2011 with Sinead Mc Cann called the "The Potential of Vacancy" We selected a range of works responding to this theme in video, film, performance and paint.
Solo and two man shows
- 2012 October
Roleplay, Solo show,Oslo,Norway.
- 2012 July
Just Add Water, solo show, Galway Arts Festival.
- 2011 October
Atlas of memory, solo show, Mad Art gallery lower gardiner street, Dublin
- 2011 June
I want to get off now, two person at Monster Truck
- 2010 August
Abode:Two person at Airfield house
- 2009 May
Metamorphosis; Gallery cafe, Galway city museum
- 2008 August
Uncertain Ground, Two person show, Tuam Arts festival
- 2007 July
Reflections, Solo show Falcarragh, Donegal
- 2007 March
- Two person show at the Mermaid Arts centre, Bray, Co Wicklow.
- 2006 November
An edition of Two, Kennys Art Gallery Galway
- 2005 October
WastelandSolo show in the White room gallery, as part of the Tulca festival of visual art
- 2004 August
Menagerie, City hall, College road, Galway
- 2003 October
FlightSolo Show as part of the Tulca Festival of Visual Art.
- 2002 November
Meridian, City hall, College road, Galway
- November: International monetary field day, Tulca festival of Visual Art
- November: The Inishlacken project, The Gerard Dillion Gallery, Belfast.
- September: In Extremis, Niland Gallery Galway.
- July: RHA Annual Summer Show,
- July: "Blatant Exhibitionism, Kennys, Galway Arts Festival,
- May: Live@8 Occupy Space Limerick
- March: Curiosity Cabinet, Blackchurch print studio, 4 Temple Bar, Dublin
- February: A Slice of Life- RHA Lifedrawing group, Vincent Bourne Gallery, Limerick
- December: The naked swimming prophecy, Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray and Riverbank Arts Centre Kildare
- November: Engage Group Show, Tulca Festival of Visual Art 2010
- November: Put a Lid on it, Galway Arts Centre,
- July: Postcards from the Celtic tiger Shanghai Expo 2010, Enrage, Engage Studios group show Galway arts festival
- June: Docks Discourse G126, Dunamaise Arts Centre group show.
- May: R.H.A Annual Exhibition
- April: Blackchurch members show. D light studio, Five lamps festival, Dublin,
- March: Rec, Video works by Blackchurch members, Original print gallery, Temple bar 25 cm by 25 cm, Crow gallery, invited artist.
- January/ February:Video Killed the Radio Star, G126 Part of the Artist Curates series at the RHA.
- December: 10x 10 White Room Gallery, Galway,
- November: Christmas at the Crow Gallery, Dublin,
- September: Boxid II, Original Print Gallery, Temple bar,
- August: Ealoin at Luanasa, Galway arts Centre,
- July: Boyle Arts Festival, invited artist
- May: R.H.A Annual Summer Exhibition,
- January: G126 members Show, G126 Galway and Catalyst arts Belfast
- December: A Christmas Gift, Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray, invited artist
- December: Christmas Showcase, Kennys Galway
- November: R.H.A Annual Exhibition.
- September: Group Show at the centre for Icelandic Art Reykjavik, Iceland,
- July: “Subjected” Galway Arts Festival, group show, U.C.H.G Hospital.
- June: M.F.A Graduation show. N.C.A.D. Dublin.
- May: Emerging artists Show, Atrium gallery Lonford,
- March: Footprint, 1st biennial International print competition, America.
- November: Tulca Festival of Visual Art Galway, Group show
- July: Galway Arts Festival Artspace 21st Anniversary show,
- July: Iontas National Small works exhibition, Sligo Art Gallery,
- May: Goldstar- M.F.A end of year show ( 1st yr) The loft, Dublin
- July: Chimera- Artspace group show as part of the Galway arts festival.
- May: R.H.A Annual Summer Exhibition
- August: Group Show at the Norman Villa Gallery, Salthill, Galway
- May: R.H.A Annual Summer Exhibition
- December: R.H.A Annual Art Auction,
- May: R.H.A. Annual Summer Exhibition.
- August: Iontas – Small Works Exhibition.
- July: Artspace Art Trail – Galway Arts Festival.
- May: R.H.A. Annual Summer Exhibition, invited artist.
- March: Open E V+A 2003
- October: Tulca Festival of Visual Art – Artspace 11 Group Show
- September: Impressions8/2002
- July-Nov: R.D.S. Student Award Scheme and Travelling Exhibition.
- June: ARTplus G.M.I.T. Degree and Diploma Show
- July: Iontas, National Small works exhibition, Sligo Art Gallery,
- June: Pre Meté Diploma Exhibition