Education
1996-98

1992-95

1991-92
MFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

BA Honors Fine Art (First Class), University of Northumbria, Newcastle, UK

Foundation Studies in Fine Art, Cumbria College of Art & Design, Carlisle, UK


 
Solo Exhibitions

2015

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

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1994

Retreat, University Art Gallery, National University of Ireland Galway, Ireland.

Redoubt, The Gallery|Burren College of Art, Co. Clare, Ireland.

Full Spectrum Dominance (Two Person Show with Roberto Visani), Carol Jazzar Contemporary Art, Miami.

The Judgement of History
, Miyako Yoshinaga Art Prospects, New York.

On Foreign Soil, Saltworks Gallery, Atlanta.

Towards an Eternal Dawn, Gallery Karas, HDLU, Zagreb, Croatia.

Green & Pleasant Land, Saltworks Gallery, Atlanta.

New Arcadia, M.Y. Art Prospects, New York

Purity, Thomas Robertello Gallery, Chicago
Social Security,
Customs House Gallery, South Shields, Tyneside, UK

A New Order,
Saltworks Gallery, Atlanta

Civil Abuse,
Ratio 3, San Francisco
Cul-De-Sac,
GFL Gallery, New York
By Imperial Design
, Red Dot Gallery, New York

Drawings, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago
Paintings, NFA Space, Chicago

Conflicted Views Part II: Retribution, NFA Space, Chicago
Legacy of Oppression, Feile an Phobail, Belfast, N. Ireland

State Portraits, Contemporary Art Workshop, Chicago

Using Our Bodies Against Us, Yello Gallery, Chicago
Suspect Community, 500 Nations, Chicago

Recent Work, Newcastle Playhouse Gallery, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK
Human Faces, X-Site Gallery, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK

Mirror, Message, Manifestation, Long Gallery, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK


 
Selected Group Exhibitions

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The Jerusalem Show VII: Fractures (Qalandiya International Biennial), Jerusalem.

IK-00: The Spaces of Confinement, Casa dei Tre Occi, Venice, Italy.

Biennial of Contemporary Art D-O ARK Underground, Konjic, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

First Class/Second Class, Asya Geisburg Gallery, New York

Archiving Place and Time: Contemporary Art Practice in Northern Ireland Since the Belfast Agreement,
Holden Gallery, Manchester Metropolitan, Manchester (UK); Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Wolverhampton (UK). Millennium
Court Arts Centre, Portadown, (N. Ireland).

Partisan, Curated by Mary Jane Jacob for Art Chicago, Chicago.

State of the Union, Thomas Robertello Gallery, Chicago.

Spectral Evidence, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Seeing the Invisible, Riccardo Crespi Gallery, Milan, Italy
Liquid Paper, Ratio 3, San Francisco

Gimme Shelter, Saltworks Gallery, Atlanta
Dark Nature Part II, Chashama Gallery, New York
After Effects, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Tribeca Performing Arts Center, NY
Summer Pleasures, Mark Moore Gallery, Santa Monica, California
Fifteen Paces, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, New York

The New Collusion, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago

Phantom Arch, White Columns, New York
Re:Figure, Gahlberg Gallery, MacAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, Illinois
Settlement, Galway Arts Centre, Galway, Republic of Ireland
Settlement, Eden Place Arts Centre, Derry, N. Ireland

Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Settlement: A Project of the Culture & Conflict Group, Gallery 400 at UIC, Chicago
New Figurists, Red Dot Gallery, New York

There Goes My Hero, Beacon Street Gallery, Chicago

Unlimited Partnerships Part II: Culture & Conflict, Cepa Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Ambiguous Authority, Beacon Street Gallery, Chicago
Agitator, Glass Curtain Gallery, Chicago
15th Evanston + Vicinity Biennial, Evanston, Illinois

G2 Group Show, Gallery 2, Chicago
VANE: GotM and the City, Grainger Building, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK

Northern Print at the Hatton, Hatton Gallery, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK
Conflict, Coventry Gallery, London, UK
Drawn To Print, Northern Print Gallery, North Shields, Tyneside, UK
Open To Print, Reg Vardy Gallery, Sunderland, UK

New International Contemporaries, Exhibition Centre, Taipei, Taiwan
No More Hiroshima’s, Catalyst Arts, Belfast, N. Ireland
Smart, Curtain Road Arts, London

Northern Exposure, Watt Space Gallery, Newcastle, Austrailia

 
       

Awards

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Jerome Foundation Travel and Study Grant
CEC Artslink, Face Croatia

Stipend, Woolworth Building Residency, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York

Community Arts Assistance Program Grant, Chicago

Community Arts Assistance Program Grant, Chicago
Ragdale Foundation/Union League and Civic Arts Foundation Fellowship
Jurors Award, 15th Evanston + Vicinity Biennial

School of the Art Institute of Chicago International Student Scholarship

Northern Arts Small Assistance Award, UK
Lawlor Foundation Scholarship, UK
Prince’s Trust Award, UK
Training & Employment Council Grant for Study Abroad, UK

Northern Print Studio Graduate Bursary, UK

 
       

Residencies

2003

2002

2000
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s Residency at the Woolworth Building, New York

Ragdale Foundation, Lake Forest, Illinois

Ragdale Foundation, Lake Forest, Illinois


 
Collections
  Collection of the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.
Belfast Media Group, N. Ireland
Work in Numerous Private Collections.