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Angie Shanahan graduated from the Crawford College of Art and Design in the 1980s.

Since graduating, Angie has participated in one person and group exhibitions in Ireland and abroad.

Recent Group Exhibitions include:

2014

B.A.G 2014, Wandesford Quay, Cork
Summer show, Greenacres Gallery, Wexford.
West Cork Arts Centre Festival Pop Up.Skibbereen, West Cork
Blue House Gallery, September Show, Schull, Co Cork
Opera Festival Exhibition, Greenacres, Wexford
Upstream. 3 person show, Crosshaven, Co Cork

2013

CASE – Lavit Gallery, Cork
Summer Show. Greenacres Gallery, Wexford,
A Different Dimension’ – Old Market House
Art Centre, Dungarvan Co Waterford.

2012

Noli Me Tangere’ Wandesford Quay, Cork

2011

A Different Dimension, 3 person show, West Cork Art Centre, Skibbereen, Co Cork
Place Space 2011 Exhibition. Wandesford Quay, Cork
Hard Times, selected by Catherine Hammond,
Cill Rialaig Project Gallery, Co Kerry and
Urban Retreat Gallery, Dublin.
Things that Matter’, Westport Arts Festival,Co Mayo
RHA Annual Exhibition, Dublin.
CIALL 2011. Donegal.

 

Angie has participated in selected group shows in the

Lavitt Gallery Cork, McBride Gallery Kerry, Catherine Hammond Gallery West Cork; Fenton Gallery Cork; Iontas Sligo; C2 at Crawford Gallery Cork; tOireachtas, Dublin; Gallerie Nouvelle Holland, France.

Most Recent Solo Shows include;
2014 Return. The Mews, Baltimore, Co Cork.
2010 Towards the Edge, Engage Arts Festival, Bandon Co Cork
2007 Memory Space, Site Specific Exhibition, Ballincollig, Co Cork.
2004 Showcase Fenton Gallery, Cork.

Awards

Angie Shanahan has received many awards for her work.
Ciall 2011 Award,
Cork Co Council Artist Bursary Award, 2010
Taylor Bequest Award for painting 1982.
Vision Award for Painting, 1982

Residencies and Commissions include;
Artist in Residence, Cill Rialaig, Ballinskelligs Co Kerry.
Artist in Residence, Civitella d’Agliano, Italy
Artist in Residence, Lavitt Gallery, Cork.
Office of Public Works commission, -12 paintings of Cork.
Office of Public Works commission,- Portrait of Michael Collins, Dail Eireann. Dublin.

Publications include;

(In Press) Unfolding Irish Landscapes: Tim Robinson,
culture and environment(forthcoming Manchester University Press 2015 (eds)Christine Cusick and Derek Gladwin.

Huts and Sheds. Derek Mahon /Gallery Press.
Representing Art in Ireland, produced by the Fenton Gallery.
Office of Public Works( cat, Art in State Buildings. 1995-2005
Feature article; Introducing Angie Shanahan. Munster Interiors, Summer 2011

Work in Public Collections include:

The Office of Public Works.
Dept of Foreign Affairs in the UN Embassy, Washington, USA.
Dail Eireann.
Collins Barracks,
O Leary Insurance Group,
O Flynn Construction Group
Ballymaloo Cookery School.
West Cork Art Centre Collection, Skibbereen, Co Cork

Work in private collections in Ireland, Uk, Europe and America.

Angie Shanahan is currently a studio member of the Backwater Artists Group and a full member of VAI
Represented in the National Irish Visual Arts Library, NCAD Dublin

e-mail angieshanahan@gmail.com e-mail admin@backwaterartists.ie website angieshanahanartist.com

ANGIE SHANAHAN ~ Boatyard Shack - acrylic on canvas - 51 x 76 cm - €1900
ANGIE SHANAHAN ~ Boatyard Shack - acrylic on canvas - 51 x 76 cm - €1900

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