‘GRADUATES’ by Niamh McCann at The Niland Gallery
Don’t miss ‘GRADUATES’ by Niamh McCann at The Niland Gallery. The Niland Gallery, Merchants Road Galway. Opening Thursday 5th July, 2012 at 7Pm. Friday 6th July, 2012 to Thursday 12th July, 2012 from 11AM to 8Pm. Curated by Niamh Mc Cann.
Niamh McCann is an Irish artist living and working in Dublin. A graduate of Chelsea College of Art & Design, London, McCann has exhibited extensively in Europe, Ireland and in the USA employing a variety of working methods from drawing to sculpture. Solo projects include: Purlieu, Green on Red Gallery, Dublin (2009), <<EME, Pallas Heights, Dublin (2005) and Total Eclipse of …, Planet 22, Geneva, Switzerland (2001).
Previous exhibitions have included: Transmediale – Berlin Kurfürstendamm, (Public Arts Fest. Berlin, Germany 2004), Come In – Vienna International Apartment, (Austria, 2003), Appropriation – Ormeau Baths Gallery, (Belfast, 2002), EV+A – Limerick City Gallery (Limerick, 2001/2), Perspective 2000 – Ormeau Baths Gallery (Belfast, 2000) Dopplarity – Bank Underground Station (2000, as organiser/ curator as well as exhibitor). McCann was recipient of the Perspective 2000 Absolut Exhibition award, the EV+A 2002, travel award and will be participating in an exhibition in the Museum of Modern Art, Turku, Finland in 2005.