Des MacMahon

Contact details  

Limerick School of Art and Design Clare St. Limerick.

Email: des.mcmahon@lit.ie

 

Nationality. Irish.

 

Art education.

1984-85. Dun Laoire School of Art and design.

1985-88. Limerick School of Art and design.

1991-92. Chelsea College of Art.

 

Qualifications.

Certificate in visual education

Diploma with distinction. (Printmaking)

Masters of Fine Art Printmaking.  

   


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Solo exhibitions:

 

1989-     Artzone, Adelaide. Australia                 ‘Here we are nowhere’

 

1990-     Belltable gallery. Limerick                     ‘Tall stories’

 

1994-     University of Limerick                           ‘Dead horses’

 

1995-     Doswell gallery. Limerick                      ‘Seven daily occurrences’

 

1998-     Dolmen gallery. Limerick.                      ‘Territory’

 

1998-     Siamsa Tire. Tralee.                               ‘Territory’

 

1999-     Doswell gallery. Limerick.                      ‘Never enough’

 

Group exhibitions:

 

1987-  All+ten sorts. Limerick                          Technically speaking.

 

1987-     Claremorris                                       Claremorris open show.

 

1988-     City gallery Limerick.                         Juxtaposition.

 

1989-     Butler gallery, Kilkenny.                       New Irish printmakers.

 

1992-   London institute.                                  M.A. show.

 

1992-   Sligo city gallery.                                 Up and coming.

 

1993-   Sligo city gallery.                                 Graphico uno + three.

 

1993-   Butler gallery, Kilkenny.                        Victor Treacy Awards.

 

1993-  Belltable gallery, Limerick.                    Quadrant.

 

1994-   Belltable gallery, Limerick.                    Printmakers.

 

1995-   Acud gallery, Berlin.                              Limericks.

 

1996-     City gallery, Limerick.                         A.I.B. Art.(on tour).

 

1997-     Touring show.                                     Limericks.

 

1998-     Doswell gallery                                   First impressions.

 

1999-2002- Limerick printmakers                      Members show

 

2002-     Cluain mhuire,G.M.I.T.                      

 

2002-     West cork arts centre.                        Infernal methods.

 

2002-     Galway arts centre.                            Print Alternatives.

 

2003-     R.H.A.                                               Impressions.

 

2003-  University of Limerick.

 

            Tig Fili,  Cork.                                  Entwined, four printmakers.         

 

2003-  Travelling                                           Cork printmakers show

 

2003-  Doswells                                             Heads 1-6

 

2006-     Limerick printmakers                        Assemble

 

2006-     White room, Galway                        Tulca

 

2006      Shanghai, China                               411

 

2007-     Galway Arts Centre                          Impressions

 

2008      Shanghai, China                              Cead in China

 

 

2008-  Limerick Printmakers                         Breach of contract

 

2009-  Limerick Printmakers                         X  Boxset with Lyric FM

 

2009- Limerick Printmakers                          Large format Print.

 

2009- Limerick Printmakers                          Editions


 

Collections.

 A.I.B. permanent collection

Cooke Ireland collection

O.P.W.

L.C.G.A. permanent collection.

Marriott hotel group

 

Associations.

Life member Limerick printmakers.

 

Employment.

Technician Print Dept, L.S.A.D.

Visiting lecturer –

Dun Laoire School of Art and Design.

Sligo School of Art and Design

Limerick school of Art and Design.

Limerick Senior College

 

Currently a lecturer in the Print Dept. of Limerick School of Art and Design.

 

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