Curriculum Vitae


Joan Fitzgerald Cahill


Mob. 0857320585


Born in Tramore, Co. Waterford, Ireland.

Lives in Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland.

Studied fine art at the Waterford School of Art and The

Crawford School of Art, Co. Cork.



1993-1998              Artist in residence under the auspices of the Arts


1997-2001             Arts Facilitator, Animator and Arts in School Camp

                                    Program for Kilkenny Co. Council.

                                    Art workshops in the Butler Gallery, Kilkenny.

 2008-present.  Artist in residence at The Watergarden,Camphill Community,Thomastown, Co Kilkenny



Selected Group and Solo Exhibitions.

2012 " Landscapes" at Framewell Gallery,Thomastown,Co Kilkenny.

2012 "Exhibition of small works" at Clay Creations Gallery.Arts Week,Thomastown,Co Kilkenny.

2012 Waterford Reunion Group Show,Old Market House,Dungarvan,Co Waterford.                                                                 2011 " Paintings and Printings". solo show at The Watergarden Gallery,Thomastown, Co Kilkenny.                                                                                                                                                           2011      Happy Valley Art Exhibition, group show. The Berkeley, Thomastown,Co Kilkenny.      

 2009       Eigse Arts Festival Carlow, selected artists with Artforms 2009      " Paintings (Joan) and  ceramics" Gus mableson. The watergarden Gallery.Thomastown,Co Kilkenny,

                          2008  -present  Gallery Artist with Artforms  Gallery.Carlow        2oo8   First annual show. Christmas Show Artforms Gallery,Carlow.

                           2007    Amelia Peart and Joan Fitzgerald Cahill. Framewell Gallery, Kilkenny Arts week – Paintings and printings.

                          2006               Group Show, Kozo gallery, Thomastown Co. Kilkenny

                           2006             " Butterfly Lives"       Solo show,  Kilkenny County Council Gallery, May 06’.

                          2005-6           Christmas Group show.Glass attic Gallery Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny.

2005              Portraits Ireland, Newtownbarry House, Co. Wexford. Group Show.

                          2005             Art FORWYD 05’ Group show. Waterford.

2005             Art Aid Auction at Langtons in conjunction with The Butler Gallery and Maria and Steven Seger.

                          2004                Art FORWYD 04’.Group Show, The Granary, Waterford.

                          2004                The Ros Tapestry art auction, New Ross, Co. Wexford.

2004                  " Kimono Portraits" at Waterford Arts Healing Trust, Solo Exhibition"Imagine" Waterford Arts Festival.

2004               Private preview of selected Kilkenny artists with The Leadwhite Gallery Dublin,

2003-4                  Christmas  Group Exhibition.Gallery 1,Kilkenny.

2003                , Selected Works, Framewell Gallery, Thomastown KAW Fringe, Co. Kilkenny.

2001               Sacral Salute. Solo show. Charcoal drawings and sculptural installations.  Kilkenny Co. Council Art        Gallery, Kilkenny.                                                                2001       Private  preview of selected works at the IB Jorgensen Gallery, Molesworth Street, Dublin.

                         2002            Art auction, Templemore Lions Club Co. Tipperary.

                          2002            "The Ros Tapestry", Art Auction Wexford.

                           2002           " 8 Artists", Logan House, Thomastown, KAW Fringe, Co. Kilkenny.


2001               Seven.  Group show with Bridget Flannery, Michelle Souter, Joe McGill, John Moore, Oisin breahnach and Joe Moran. Kilkenny Arts Festival, Berkeley Gallery, Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny.

2001                Contours.  Selected Kilkenny Artists.  KAW.  Kilkenny Co. Council Art Gallery, Kilkenny.

                          2001          The Beautiful and the Beast.  Works in charcoal                         and sculptural installations. 

                 The Berkeley Gallery, Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny.

                           2001             Art for Art Auction.The  Berkeley Gallery, Thomastown,

                           2000            Ballyreddin Art Studio. Summer Group Show.Co Kilkenny.

                           1999             Works on Paper. The  Butler Gallery, Kilkenny.  Group Show.Restaurant, Kilkenny.

                           1999               Shifting Scapes. Solo show, County Council Gallery, Kilkenny.


Upcoming Exhibitions


 2012– Framewell Gallery Thomastown,

Florence Biennale Exhibition, Invited to exhibit.




                                    The Beautiful and the Beast, catalogue, (The Berkeley Gallery)

                                    Contours, catalogue, (Kilkenny County Council)

                                    “Shifting Scapes” CD, 1999

                                    Joan Fitzgerald Cahill New Works 2004, CD