Curriculum Vitae

 

Artist: Miriam Mc Connon, Born 1977, Dublin, Ireland.

Education:

1999-2000Cyprus College of Art, Lemba, Cyprus.

Post-Graduate Diploma in Fine Art Painting.

1995-1999       National College of Art & Design, Dublin, Ireland. BA in Fine Art Painting.

Solo Exhibitions:

2021:               Displaced Privilege, Olivier Cornet Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

2019                Domestic Resistence, Olivier Cornet Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

2018                Maid at Home, Apocalypse Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus

2017                In Life’s Pocket, Olivier Cornet Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

2017                A story in a Teacup, Blue Iris gallery, Paphos, Cyprus

2016                Domestic Landscapes, Apocalypse Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus

2014              Threads in Time, Apocalypse Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus

2012                My Mackintosh box, Talbot Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

2012                The Persistence of Memory, Apocalypse Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus

2011             Traces of a life- Recent drawings,  Rouan Gallery, Limassol, Cyprus.

2010                Voices from the Catacombs, Apocalypse Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus

2008                Silent Innocence, Apocalypse Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus

2008             Recent Work, The Lemon Street Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

Two-Person Exhibitions:

2017                Silent Stories, Belltable Arts, Limerick, Ireland

2007                Recent paintings, The Lemon Street Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

2006                Recent work, The Lemon Street Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

2003                Emerging Artists, Art Select, Dublin, Ireland.

Group Exhibitions:

2020:               Sculpture in context, Lost Lace, Botanical Gardens, Dublin

2021:               Royal Hibernian Academy Annual show, Dublin, Ireland

                        London Biennale, Chelsea town Hall, London

2020:             Sculpture in Context 2020, Botanical Gardens, Dublin

Rua Red Winter Show, Rua Red Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

`                       Annual exhibition, Royal Ulster Academy Belfast, N Ireland

2019                     Somewhere between perception and reality, Olivier Cornet Gallery, Dublin 

2018                ‘2° C’, VUE art Exhibition, RHA Gallery,Olivier Cornet Gallery, Dublin

2017                ‘Elevation’, Olivier Cornet Gallery, Dublin

2016:               Effleurement, Olivier Cornet Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

2014/2015:     6th Beijing Biennale, Beijing, China

RHA Annual Exhibiton, Royal Hibernian Academy,  Ireland

                        Claremorris Open, Claremorris, Mayo, Ireland

IX Biennale of drawing, Pilsen, Czech Republic

2012:               International drawing biennale, Wroclaw, Poland.

            VIII Biennale of drawing, Pilsen, Czech Republic.  

          5th Beijing Biennale, Beijing, China

                        The Art of Denial, Haroupomilos Art space, Paphos, Cyprus

2010:               50 years of Cypriot creativity, Nicosia, Cyprus.

2007:               Group Show, Riverside Studios, London, England

                        Christmas show, Apocalypse Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus.

2006:               Time Line, Bank of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland..

2005:               Summer Show, Cross Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

                        Drawing Exhibition, Piers Feetham Gallery, London, England.

2004:               Christmas Show, Piers Feetham Gallery, London, England.

                        Summer Show, Cross Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

                        Group Show, Barbara Stanley Gallery, London, England.

2003:               Three Person Show, Cross Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

                        Group Show, Piers Feetham Gallery, London, England.

Christmas Show, Cross Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

2002:               Group Show, Berkley Gallery, Grennan Mill, Kilkenny, Ireland.

                        Christmas Show, Art Select Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

2000:               Off the Wall, Lobby Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus.

1999:               Fine Art Degree Show, RHA Gallagher Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

1998:               Absolute Secret, RHA Gallagher Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

 

Publications:

2014 :              Les Jardins Individuals, Sophie Barbaux, (Touring Tama, Dublin)

2019 :              Eco Art project, commissioned by Geroskipou Municipality and the Cyprus Ministry of Culture.

 

Public Commissions:

2022:               Lost Lace, installation funded by the OPW and Dublin City Arts Office, Iveagh Gardens, Dublin, Ireland

2019:               Tama and The Rose, Eco Art project, commissioned by Geroskipou Municipality and the Cyprus Ministry of Culture.

2017:            Cementography Project, Paphos old Town, commissioned by Paphos 2017 European Capital of Culture.

2017:               The House of Letters, Almyra Hotel, Paphos, Cyprus, commissioned by the Bank of Cyprus

2013:            The Touring Tama, Merrion Square, Dublin, Ireland. Commission for the presidency of the EU 2013.

2012:            The Megalo Tama, outdoor installation in Paphos Cyprus, Commission for                  

                        Presidency of the EU
Awards:

2022:               Arts Project Award, Dublin City Arts Office, Ireland

2011:               Painters award, 3500euro bursary, Cypria Maniera, Troodos Cyprus,

 

 

Public Collections:

Central Bank, Nicosia, Cyprus

                   Electricity Supply Board (AIK), Nicosia, Cyprus

                   Municipal Art Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus

                        Municipal Art Gallery, Limassol, Cyprus

                        Barclays Bank, Ireland

Office of Public Works, Ireland.

                        Wesley College, Dublin, Ireland.

                        RTE, Television Network, Ireland.

                        Our lady’s hospice, Dublin, Ireland

                        Mc Cann Fitzgerald Solicitors, Ireland

                        Leahy & Partners Solicitors, Ireland

 

Miriam Mc Connon’s work has also been acquired by private collectors in Spain, Switzerland, Germany, Cyprus, UK, Ireland, Luxembourg, Australia, South Africa, Greece, Belgium and the USA.

Miriam Mc Connon currently lives and works in Cyprus. 

Contact details: Costa Georgiou st, 8010, Paphos, Cyprus, Tel: 00353 99554829,  email: miriammcconnonart.gmail.com

Website: miriammcconnonart.com