About the Artist
John graduated from the Limerick School of Art in 1975 and subsequently lectured there for two years. He paints full time from his studio in Tramore and his profile as an artist has rapidly expanded in recent times.
John’s name appears in the latest edition of Whyte’s Buyer’s Guide to Irish Art and his work was selected for display in the Saatchi Online exhibition: ‘The Body Electric’, in 2013.
He has had many solo exhibitions and shown his work in James Gallery Dublin, Adams of Stephens Green Dublin, Kennys Gallery of Galway, Blackbird Kilkenny.
His work has also featured in Waterford County Art Centre, Lismore Gallery, Pigyard Gallery Wexford, the Imagine Festival Waterford, Carrick on Suir Arts Festival, Narrow Space Clonmel. Buckleys Clonakilty Co Cork, The Excel Tipperary among others.
John’s work is held permanently in many private and public collections, including the Department of Arts Sports & Tourism, Waterford University hospital, Whitfield Hospital, South Eastern Health Board and Teachers Centre Waterford. John is also co-ordinator of Waterford Live Art.