resume

BORN – 1968, Belfast, Northern Ireland,

EDUCATION

1991-92 – RIBA Diploma Parts 1 and 11, University of Edinbugh.
1986-91 – MA Architecture, University of Edinburgh.
1973-85 – Sullivan Upper School, Holywood, Northern Ireland.

PUBLICATIONS

2018 – Journey to Zanzibar, Fathom Gallery
2013 – Chalk on Street – Amazon
2011 – 3D Street Art – Tectum Publishing
1996 – A Carpet of Dream – Diary of a Streetpainter – RJD enterprises

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018 – Between two Seas, MAAAC, Cisternino, Italy
2018 – Venice Artwalk – open studio
2016 – Fault-line – drawing Installation, Robert Berman Gallery, Bergamot Station
2012 – ‘Sea of Exchange‘- group show, Irish Film Festival, Pacific Design Center.
2010 – ‘Arthouse’- Habitat for Humanity, Santa Monica Studios.
2008 – ‘Figure and Landscape’- solo show, Farmani Gallery.
2008 – ‘Distilled Landscapes‘- solo show, Tarryn Teresa Gallery, Bergamot Station.
2007 – ‘Minimalism Today‘- group show, Gallery C, Hermosa Beach.
2006 – ‘13 Abstract Painters‘- group show, Gallery C, Hermosa Beach.
2002 – ‘Light Among Shadows‘- LA International – 18th Street Complex, Santa Monica.
1996 – ‘The Green Show‘- Downtown Lives, Factory Place, LA.

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

collection of Ulster Museum, Belfast, Northern Ireland.
collection of Kirk Douglas, Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta Jones.

SELECTED COMMISSIONS

2017 – 3D Mural for Upload
2011 – Public Art Mural or A Place Called Home, LA.
2009 – Public Art Mural for LA Works, LA.
1995 – Public art – for the Ulster Museum, Belfast.
1994 – Mural for Ridley Scott Associates.
1894 – Public Art – for the Evening Standard Magazine – 30th anniversary of carnaby street.
1994 – Public Art – for Brent City Council, London.

SELECTED FESTIVALS – invited artist

2017-18 – interactive Public Art, Big Draw, Picasso Museum, Barcelona
2016-17 – Street art, Collioure, France
2012-17 – Chalk Festival, Sarasota, Festival
2013-14 – World street painting festival, Arnhem, Holland
2013 – Atlantic City International 3D Chalk Festival
2013 – Bienial Del Sur – Panama
2007 – Des Moines – Arts Festival – Featured Artist
2002 – Dallas Fort Worth – Arts Festival – Featured Artist
2000 – Kansas City – Strada Del Arte – Featured Artist
1996 – Edmonton Streetperformers Festival
1994 – Circle Ball Fair – Streetperformers Festival – Toronto

PRESS

art daily – distilled landscapes
campus circle – zanzibar series

AWARDS

1986 – Fine Art Award – Sullivan Upper School
1986 – work selected for exhibition of top 10 A’ level students in Northern Ireland, Stranmillis College, Belfast.

ARCHITECTURAL WORK

1992 – Bligh Robinson Architects, Brisbane, Australia. (architects for world expo)
1994 – Richard Murphy Architects, Edinburgh, Scotland. (perspective renderings)
1995 – Edward Cullinan Architects, London. (perspective renderings)