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Name:        Betty Gannon.

Address:     Liscarney, Westport, Co Mayo.

Tel:             086 3196874

Email:         gannonbetty@gmail.com

Website:     www.bettygannon.com

 

Solo Exhibitions (selected)

2014         The Market Place Arts Centre, Armagh,

2013          Iontas Arts Centre, Castleblayney  Co Monaghan.

2012          Watergate Theatre’s Upstairs Gallery, Kilkenny, Co Kilkenny.

2011          Fray and Fragment, Custom House Studios, Westport, Co Mayo.

2010          Restless Structures, The Alley Arts Centre, Strabane, Co Tyrone.

2009          States of Flux, The Linenhall Arts centre, Castlebar, Co Mayo.

 

Solo Exhibitions

2014          Shrouded Spirits, John McGing’s Bar, Westport, Co Mayo.

                 Curated by Ian Wieczorek

2012          Remnants on the Verge, Westport Arts Festival.

                 Michael Gannon Photography Gallery.

 

Group Exhibitions (selected)

2015 - '16   Ballina Arts Centre, Ballina Co.Mayo (forthcoming three person exhibition)

2014          Ennistymon Courthouse Gallery, Co Clare (forthcoming)

2014          Exploring Spaces, The Braid, Mid-Antrim Meseum, Ballymena, Co Armagh.

                 Curated by Marianne O’Kane Boal.

2012          Between Lines, Signal Arts Centre, Bray Co Wicklow

2012          Eigse, Carlow Arts Festival, Visual Centre, Co Carlow

2011          Rua Red, Winter Open Exhibnition, Tallagh, Dublin 24

2011,10      Leitrim Sculpture Centre, Winter Open Exhibition, Leitrim

2011,10      Custom House Studios  Winter Open Exhibition, Co Mayo  

2011          Claremorris Open Exhibition, Claremorris, Co Mayo, Curator: Chris Hammond

2011          Things That Matter, McGings, Westport Arts Festival, Co Mayo

2011,09,07,05, 03   Mayo Artist Show, Linenhall Arts Centre, Castlebar, Co. Mayo

2010          Structure Series Drawings, BOI, Westport, Co Mayo. (2 person  exhibition)

2010          Open Submission, Dunamaise Arts Centre, Co Laois

2010          Bellacorick Impressions of a Place, Aras Inis Gluaire, Belmullet, Co Mayo.

                  (3 person exhibition)

2010          Seen/Unseen, John McGing’s High Street, Westport, Co Mayo

2009,08,07  Boyle Arts Festival Open Exhibition, Co Roscommon

2008          Claremorris Open Exhibition, Claremorris, Co Mayo, Curator: Lizzie Carey Thomas

2007          RDS Students Art Awards, RDS Concert Hall, Dublin

 

Group Exhibitions

2013          ‘Drawing On The Back Of An Envelope’ Linenhall Arts Centre, Castlebar, Co Mayo

                   (invited artist)

2012          G126, Members Show, Galway

2011,10      Trasna  ll,Trasna, The Court House Gallery and Studios, Ennistymon, Co Clare

2011          Drawing Connections, Siena Art Institute, Siena, Italy

2011          The Sketchbook Project, Brooklyn Art Library, New York, USA

2011          Greenway Artists Group Expo 2011. Mulranny Park Hotel, Co Mayo

2011          Ultramarine, Wright Artists, The Marine Gallery, Westport Arts Festival, Co Mayo

2010          Postcards To the G8, Ontario, Canada                

2010          Happy Place Exhibition, ArtMart Studios, 7 Lower  the Mall, Sligo

2010          Ballyhaunis Art Exhibition, Ballyhaunis, Co Mayo

2010          The Wright Artists Collective, Westport, Co Mayo

2010          Double Vision-GMIT, Custom House Studios, Westport, CoMayo

2010          Eye Candy, Wright Gallery, Westport, Co mayo

2009          G126, Galway and Belfast

2009          Traces, Spectrum Art Group, Castlebar Library, Co Mayo

2009          What Is Europe?, Kornhauschen, Aschaffenburg, Germany

2009          Westport Arts Festival, Westport, Co Mayo

2008          Spectrum, Claremorris Town Hall Gallery, Claremorris Co. Mayo

2008          Inspiring Words,  Westport Arts Festival, Westport, Co Mayo

2008          Mantua Badge Art Show, Mantua Arts Project, Mantua, Co Roscommon

2007          Ulster Bank Art Exhibition, Ballinrobe, Co Mayo

2007         Art Trail Exhibition, Westport Arts Festival, Westport, Co Mayo

2007          First Fix, the Custom House Studios, Westport, Co Mayo

2007          Claremorris Art Exhibition, Claremorris, Co Mayo

2006          Ballyhaunis Art Exhibition, Ballyhaunis, Co Mayo

 

 Education

2008          BA in Fine Art, Galway Mayo Institute of Technology

1989         National Certificate in Design, in Communications, Athlone Institute of Technology

1986          Certificate in Visual Education, Sligo Institute of Technology

 

Grants / Awards

2011        Exhibition Assistance Award, Mayo County Council

2010         Exhibition Assistance Award, Stranbane District Council, Co Tyrone

2009         Exhibition Assistance Award, Mayo County Council

 

 Studio

2009-2010   Custom House Studios, Westport, Co Mayo

 

Membership

Visual Arts Ireland

C4RD Community, London


 

 

 

                           

 

 

 

 

                           

 

© Betty Gannon