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Maeve McCarthy - Biography View Artwork

Maeve McCarthy, RHA

Born Dublin, 1964
Foundation and BA Fine Art, Painting, NCAD 1982-1987

Solo Exhibitions
The Molesworth Gallery, Dublin 2006, 2008, 2010
The Frederick Gallery, Dublin 2002
Jo Rain Gallery, Dublin, (Kevin Kavanagh) 1998

Selected Group Exhibitions
Mullan gallery Belfast, CHristmas Exhibition 2011
Mullan gallery, Belfast, 10th Anniversary Exhibition, june 2011
Mullan gallery, Belfast, Christmas Exhibition, 2010
RHA Annual Exhibition, Dublin 1995,1999,2000,2004-2010
BP Portrait Award, The National Portrait Gallery, London 1997,2004,2005
National Portrait Awards, Arnotts, Dublin 1985,1986,1989,1999
RHA Banquet Exhibition, Dublin 1995,1996,2004
Iontas small works, Sligo and Dublin 1995
Irish Graduates at The Festival Interceltique, Lorient, France 1987
EV& A, Limerick City Art Gallery 1986
Independent Artists, Guinness Hop Store, Dublin 1986

Selected Awards
Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Co. Mayo, Sept/Oct 2010
Irish - US Council for Commerce &Industry Portrait prize, RHA 2006
The Don Niccolo D’ Ardia Carraciolo Award, RHA 1995,2004
Arnotts, National Portrait Awards, Open Award - joint 1st 1989,1999
Residency at Tyrone Guthrie Centre, Annaghmakerrig 1997
Irish Arts Council travel grant to Colorado, USA 1995

Selected Commissions
Portrait of Maeve Binchy for The National Portrait Gallery (National Gallery of Ireland) Commissioned and Presented with the support of Irish Life and Permanent plc.2005
Commissioned for one in a series of former Taoisí and one in a series of former Chief Justices 1996
Two past Presidents of The Royal Dublin Society 2000
Film work includes portrait of Sinead O’Connor for “The Butcher Boy”, directed by Neil Jordon 1996

Mullan Gallery

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