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Bachelor of Art in Fine Art Crawford Collage of Art & Design, Cork, IrelandCork Art Therapy Summer School, Crawford Collage of Art & Design, Cork, IrelandAntique Restoration, St. John’s Collage, Cork, Ireland
Exhibition Highlights (2014 – 2003)
– Solo Exhibition Sternview Gallery, Nash 19, Cork
– Sculpture Symposium, Blarney Castle, Cork
– Awarded Best Established Artist at Green Acres, Wexford.
– Sculpture in the Arboretum, in connection with Global Botanic Conference, Botanic Gardens, Dublin
– RHA (Royal Hibernian Academy) 180th Annual Exhibition, Dublin
– Winner of the Douglas Hyde Gold Medal, Ireland
– Kinsale Art Week, Cork
– Gromleys International Garden Sculpture Exhibition Brackenstown House, Dublin
– Participating in Dublin RDS Art Fair, Dublin & Cork Art Fairs, Cork
– Selected for World Mercy Fund Auction, Dublin
– Nominated to exhibit as part of the Florence Biennale, Florence, Italy
– RTE Nationwide Feature, RTE National Television Station
– Lavitt Gallery Group Exhibition, Cork City
-Group Sculpture Show, Pearse Family Home, Pearse St., Dublin City
-Works Exhibited in Vangard Gallery, Cork City
Major Commission/Installations (Highlights)
Nov 2015 Sculpture at the Peninsula, Banks Peninsula, New Zealand
Oct 2014 Installation of Sea Inside Sculpture to Sky Garden, Fitzgerald Park, Cork City
Jan 2014 Private Boat Sculpture Commission, East Ferry, Co Cork
August 2013 Commission for Meath County Council – public art commissions ? Trim Roundabout
June 2012 Commission for Meath County Council – public art commissions ? Knightsbrook Roundabout
July 2010 Sculpture – Dicksonia Antarctica Fern Sculpture, Botanic Gardens Dublin.
June 2010 Belgooly Church Commission Commemorative seat, Belgooly, Co Cork.
March 2010 Enable Ireland Tree Sculpture Commission, Tralee, Co Kerry.
Jan 2010 Figurative Sculpture, Private Collection, University Collage Dublin
Dec 2009 Enable Ireland Wave Sculpture Commission, Garryvoe, Co Cork
June 2009 Commission for Waterford County Council to complete a public feature for the recently completed Plaza Shopping Centre, Dungarvan, Co Waterford.
March 2009 Private commissioned Fireplace Carving, Castlecomer, Co Kilkenny
Jan 2009 Private Wave Sculpture Commission, Kinsale, Co Cork
Nov 2008 Commission and Workshop for St. Brendan?s National School, Rathcoole, Co Cork
- Commission for the Department of Education, St. Mary’s National
School , Carrigaline, Co. Cork
- Jester Commission for Des Bishop, Irish-American Comedian.
2006 Water Fountain, Commissioned by Blackwater Motors, Fermoy, Co. Cork
2005 Commission for Ballylanders Community, Limerick County Council
03rd Mar 2021 - 20th Feb 2021: Mark Soltero – Cinérmatic Forms of Light and Shadow, Sharon Johnson and Patrick Barry