EDUCATION

2002-2004 MA Fine Art Painting, National College of Art and Design, Dublin

1997-2001 BA Degree Fine Art Painting, National College of Art and Design, Dublin. 

 

EXHIBITIONS

Solo

2021, Tribuna, RHA Gallery, Dublin

2018, Lost Highway Guy, Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin

2017, The living and the dead, Temple Bar gallery and Studios, Dublin

2014, Hinterlands, Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin

2012, Mosaic, Wexford Arts Centre, Wexford.

2010, Perennial, Wexford Arts Centre, Wexford

2009, Flying crooked, Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin

2007, Mark Swords, Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin

2006, Mark Swords, John Martin Gallery, London

2004, Mark Swords, Ashford Gallery, RHA Gallagher Gallery, Dublin

 

Group (Selected)

2021, Portico (with Tanad Aaron), The Complex, Dublin

2019, Tauchgang, Gallerie Christian Lethert, Cologne

2016, Mystery Ewer, Artbox, Dublin, a two-person show with Jane Fogarty

2013, I won't say I will see you tomorrow, Mermaid, Wicklow curated by Aoife Tunney 

2012, Periodical Review, Pallas Projects, Dublin 

Making Familiar, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin curated by James Merrigan and Robert Armstrong 

Painting Now, Ron Mandos Gallery, Amsterdam 

After Dark, Mermaid Arts Centre, a two-person show with Caoimhe Kilfeather

2010, Building Sights, Kevin Kavanagh, Dublin

2009, Futures, RHA Gallagher Gallery, Dublin selected by Patrick T. Murphy 

Look Again, Purdy Hicks, London curated by Aidan Dunne

2008, Group Therapy, Kevin Kavanagh, Dublin

2007, Thirty Two Thousand Years Later: Painting at Pallas Contemporary Projects, Dublin 

2006, Utopias, Eigse, Carlow (Invited Artist), curated by Clíodhna Shaffrey

 

COLLECTIONS 

Trinity College Dublin, Irish Office of Public Works, Wesley College Dundrum, Martin Asbaeck Copenhagen

 

AWARDS

AIB Art Prize (2011)

 

PUBLICATIONS

Mosaic, 2012, Mark Swords and Atelier Projects