2019 Artists Talk On Art (ATOA) Series: invited to be on a Panel to discuss "The State of the Art of the Contemporary Portrait." Panelists were: Jerelyn Hanrahan, Claire Lambe, Barnaby Ruhe and Christian White, moderated by Douglas I. Sheer, co-founder and Chairman Emeritus of ATOA.
Past portrait artists featured at ATOA have included: Alice Neel, Philip Pearlstein, Robert Mapplethorpe, Marcia Marcus, Paul Georges, Will Barnet, Robert Longo and Kehinde Wiley .
2018 Olive Free Library, Olive, NY - summer exhibition: The Sky's the Limit. Awarded
"Best in Show" for painting.
2018 Habitat for Artists, Woodstock Artists Association Museum. Artist-in-Residence
2015 Travel Grant Awarded from the Community Tourism Diaspora Initiative: a joint
initiative of Failte Ireland, Local Authorities Ireland and IPB insurance.
2015 Woodstock Public Library, Woodstock, NY. Artist-in-Residence
2014 Woodstock Artists Association Museum (WAAM), Woodstock NY. The October
show, Honorable Mention
2002 City University of NY Brooklyn, NY. The Tedi and Orville Moyes Award for
Arks Advertising LTD. Ireland
Alfred Bird & Company. Ireland
Bank of Ireland PLC. Ireland
The Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, NY
Compassion Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska
The Falcon, Marlboro, NY
The South Tipperary Museum, Clonmel, Ireland
Private Collections in the USA, Canada, Australia, and Europe
2013-Present: The Woodstock School of Art (WSA): Instructor in Portraiture and
2014: State University of New York, Sullivan County. Visiting Artist
2004-07: Woodstock Day School: electives in Art History, Film Appreciation, and
1986-96: St Kilian's Deutsche Schule (Euro Campus), Clonskeagh, Dublin, Ireland:
Studio Art; Art History; Portfolio Development.
1989-92: Dublin Tutorial Center (DTC), Dublin, Ireland: A-Level Art and Art History,
Portfolio Adviser. DTC is an accredited "A Level" center for all examining boards
in the UK
The Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild, Woodstock NY.
The Woodstock Artists' Association Museum (WAAM)
The Woodstock School of Art, Woodstock, NY.
WEAD Women Eco Artists Dialog, Oakland, CA
2002: MFA in Painting: City University New York (CUNY), Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York, USA
1986: Graduate Diploma in Art Education, with Credit: National College of Art & Design (NCAD), Dublin, Ireland
1985: BFA In Fine Print; complements in 20th Century Art History and Film Studies: NCAD, Dublin, Ireland
1978: Foundation in Studio Art & Graphic Design: Crawford College of Art , Cork City, Ireland