Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information:

Post: Brian Garvey
Blackbog Road
Carlow, Ireland

Phone: + 353 (0)503 41327 or + 353 086 3344563

Email: bcarlow@hotmail.com or brian.garvey@itcarlow.ie

Website: www.artvitae.com/briangarvey

Education:

1986-1987 NCEA Certificate, Visual Education, DLSAD, Irealnd
1993-1994 Masters Qualifier Examination / Philosophy / University College, Dublin, Ireland
1987-1991 B.A. (2.1 Hons./ Fine Art) University College, Dublin, Ireland
1998 M.A. (Philosophy) /I st Class Honours / by research University College, Dublin, Ireland

Selected Exhibitions

1991 N.C.A.D Degree Show, RRA Gallery, Dublin
1991 Counterparts, University of Ulster, Belfast
1991 Christmas Show, Pembrook Gallery, Carlow, Irealnd
1992 Eigse arts Festival, Group Show, Carlow, Irealnd
1992 lontas Small Works, Group Exhibition, Sligo, Ireland
1992 Claremorris Art Exhibition, Claremorris, Ireland
1993 Eigse Arts Festival , Group Show, Carlow, Ireland
1994 Eigse Arts Festival, Group Show, Carlow, Ireland
1994 Tom Caldwell Galleries, Group Show, Belfast
1995 Start Studios, Group Show, Irish Life Centre, Dublin
1995 Eigse Arts Festival, Group Show, Carlow, Ireland
1996 "Invited Artists", Embassy of United States of America
1996 Solo Exhibition, Eigse Arts Festival, Carlow, Ireland
1998 Group Exhibition / Loft Gallery, Carlow, Ireland
1999 Eigse Arts Festival, Carlow, Ireland
2000 "Invited Artist," Eigse, Carlow, Ireland
2000 "Art from the Sticks," Catleldermot, Co. Kildare, Ireland
2000 "First Foot", Paul Kane Gallery, Dublin 2, Ireland
2001 Irish Art, Showcase", Oriel Gallery, Wales
2001 Artists from South East Ireland, (group exhibition),Wales
2000, '01, '02 School-House, Castledermot, Co.Carlow, Ireland
2000, '01, '02 Paul Kane Gallery / (group exhibitions), Dublin
2002 Corporate Sale / Guinness Hop Store, Dublin
2000, '01, '02, '03 Eigse, Carlow Arts Festival, Carlow, Ireland
2002 “First Foot”, (group exhibition,) Bunclody, Co.Wexford, Ireland
2002, '03 RHA, “Annual Exhibition”, Dublin
2003, '04 Newtownbarry House, Bunclody, Ireland

Awards:

Commendation / prize undergraduate dissertation 1991
1993 Arts Council of Ireland Materials / Equipment Award
1995 Recipient of the John J. Duggan / Eigse Award
1999 Recipient of the John J.Duggan / Eigse Award
2000, '01, '02 Materials Award, Carlow County Council, Ireland

Publications

‘Figuring Eigse out ' Aidan Dunne, The Irish Times,Wednesday, Thursday, June 17, 1999
‘All the colour of Carlow ' Aidan Dunne, The Irish Times,Wednesday, June 14, 2000
‘Still lifes and deep waters ' Aidan Dunne, The Irish Times,Wednesday, October 11, 2000
CIRCA, photographic reproduction of artwork, SPRING 2001