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CURRICULUM VITAE


Maura Whelan
Clohina,
Cill na Martra,
Macroom,
Co.Cork.

Born: Cork,

Qualification: Architectural Technology, DIT. Dublin.

Medium: Studio Glass, Self-taught.

Exhibitions:

2010 "Geals Gloine" Ionad Culturtha, Baile Mhuirne, Co. Cork

2009 Eigse Exhibition, Ionad Culturtha
"100" Designyard, Dublin
"Garden Sculpture" Frank Lewis Gallery, Killarney, Co Kerry

2008 Ealaíontóiri Mhúscraí, UCC, Cork
"White tailed eagle" Muckross Gallery, Killarney
"Soilse" group show, Mullingar Arts Centre

2007 Garden Sculpture Exhibition, Frank Lewis Gallery, Killarney, Co.Kerry.
CASE07, group show, Lavit Gallery, Cork
"Céad in China" Exhibition of Irish Art, Beijing and Shanghai, China

2007 CASE07, group show, Lavit Gallery, Cork.
“Céad in China”, Exh.of Irish Art, Beijing,Guangzhou and Shang-hai,.China.

2006 Eigse Exhibition, Ionad Culturtha,Baile Mhuirne,
“Soilse” Siamsa Tire Gallery, Tralee, Co. Kerry.
“Soilse” Town Hall, Macroom,Co.Cork.

2005 “Showcase” Lavit Gallery,Cork.
Eigse Exhibition,Ionad Culturtha,Baile Mhuirne,
"Waterways",Lavit Gallery,Cork.

2004 C2 Exhibition, Crawford Art Gallery, Cork.
CASe 04, Lavit Gallery, Cork.

2003 “Tobar” Group Show, Siamsa Tire, Tralee, Co.Kerry.
40th Anniversary Exhibition, Lavit Gallery, Cork.

2002 Irish Art Fair, RDS. Dublin.
Affordable Art Fair, New York.
Chelsea Art Fair, London.

2001 Irish Art Fair, RDS. Dublin.
“Ealaiontoiri Mhuscrai” Group Show, UCC. Cork.
Affordable Art Fair, Battersea, London.
“Garden Sculpture” Frank Lewis Gallery, Killarney, Co.Kerry.
Affordable Art Fair, Brighton.
Exhibition of Furniture and Lighting, UCC. Cork.(2 Person Show)
Affordable Art Fair, Bath.
Chelsea Art Fair. London.

2000 “Ealaiontoiri Mhuscrai” Siamsa Tire, Tralee, Co.Kerry.
Beara Arts Festival, Castletownbere, Co.Cork.(invited artist)
“M” for Millennium, Lavit Gallery, Cork.
20th Century Art and Design Show, Olympia, London.
Chelsea Art Fair, London.

1999 “Lightscapes”, Wexford Arts Centre,(solo show)
RHA 169th Annual Exhibition, Dublin.
“Figure Form and Light” Lavit Gallery, cork

1998 “Earth Wind and Fire” Guinness Gallery, Dublin.
Boyle Arts Festival, Roscommon,(invited artist)
London Art and Design Show, London.
“Glass”(Michael Robinson selects)West Cork Arts Centre, Skibbereen.
RHA 166th Annual Exhibition, Dublin.
“Glass and Ceramics” Lavit Gallery, Cork.

1997 “Against the Grain” Vanguard Gallery, Macroom, Co.Cork.
“The Dance of Light”An Damhlann, Spiddal, Co.Galway.
EBS Exhibition, RDS, Dublin.

1996 “Irish Contemporary Ceramics and Glass” Luxembourg.
“The Glass is Rising” Cowdy Gallery, Gloustershire.
RHA 165th Annual Exhibition, Dublin.
EBS Exhibition,RDS. Dublin.

Awards:
1997:1st Prize Glass,EBS Craft Competition,RDS.Dublin.

1995:1st Prize Glass,EBS Craft Competition,RDS,Dublin.
Crafts Council of Ireland Award.
Special Glass Prize,Glass Society of Ireland.

Special Commissions:
1997:Trophy for Eurovision Song Contest.

  

 

 

 

     
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