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Mary A. Kelly  1956, IE

Rank (2014): 22164 – 

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Photography, Video

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Ireland (Republic) 10
Germany 8
United Kingdom 3

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  RHA Gallery - Royal Hibernian Academy, Ireland (Republic) 4
  Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer, Germany 3
  Mermaid - County Wicklow Arts Centre, Ireland (Republic) 2
Highlanes Municipal Art Gallery Highlanes Municipal Art Gallery, Ireland (Republic) 2
Galerie Voss Galerie Voss, Germany 2

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26.6.1956 Born in Dublin (IE)

Mary A. Kelly CV as pdf-File

1974 - 1977 College Dublin, B.A. Psychology & Philosophy

1992 - 1997 Diploma Fine Art, Dunlaoghaire Institute of Art & Design, Distinction

1997 - 1998 Film Degree, Dunlaoghaire Institute of Art & Design, 1st class honours

2001 - 2003 M.A. Fine Art, National College of Art & Design, Thomas St. Dublin (IRL)

Awards 1998 "NCEA Student of the Year Award 1998"

"Random Access Video Training Symposium"

"'98 Sculptor Society of Ireland"

"Markievicz Gold Medal" 97/98 for Best Emerging Sculpture, United Arts Club, Dublin

"Irish American Arts Award", New York, September ’06. Award winner

"Greenstar Open Exihibition 2006", Winner. Mermaid Art Centre, Bray, Co. Wicklow

1999 "EV+A award"

"Arts Council - Aer Lingus Travel Award"

2000 "Arts Council Bursary Award"

"Wicklow County Council Arts Funding Awards"

2001 "Solo Exhibition Award", Sligo Art Gallery

2002 "Artisits-in-prison-scheme, Arts Council award", Portlaoise Prison

2003 "Arts Council Bursary Award"

2005 "Arts Council travel & Mobility award"

"Cultural Relations committee award"

2006 "Irish American Arts Awards", New York, Winner of award

"Mermaid Greenstar Open Submission Competition", Winner of award

2007 "Artlinks Bursary Award 2007"

Lives and works in Greystones (IE)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 22  Please report missing Information

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Description and image Galerie VossMary A. Kelly - Father & Child - Galerie Voss, Dusseldorf Send message

Description and image  Mary Kelly, New Works – Father & Child - RHA Gallery - Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin

   Pillars 1 - Mermaid - County Wicklow Arts Centre, Bray, Co Wicklow

   Mary Kelly - asylum - John David Mooney Foundation - International Currents Gallery, Chicago, IL

   Mary Kelly - The Landing - Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer, Dusseldorf

   Mary Kelly - RHA Gallery - Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin


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  Highlanes Municipal Art GalleryRe Framing The Domestic In Irish Art - Highlanes Municipal Art Gallery, Drogheda, County Louth Send message

   Mit den Augen Düsseldorfer Galeristen – zeitgenössische Fotografie - E.ON-Zentrale, Dusseldorf
   Skin: An Artistic Atlas - RHA Gallery - Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin
   Handarbeit - Material und Symbolik - Museum Kunst der Westküste, Alkersum / Föhr
Description and image Galerie VossDüsseldorf Photo Weekend 2013 - Galerie Voss, Dusseldorf Send message

Description and image Highlanes Municipal Art Gallery7:42 - Highlanes Municipal Art Gallery, Drogheda, County Louth Send message

   Unbuilding - Mermaid - County Wicklow Arts Centre, Bray, Co Wicklow
   Let them Luv’ Cake - Cake Contemporary arts, Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare
Description  Intimacy! Baden in der Kunst - Kunstmuseum Ahlen, Ahlen

   Ten Years in the Making. An Exhibition of art from State Buildings 1995 - 2005 - Farmleigh Gallery, Dublin

   An Leabhar Mor. The Great Book of Gaelic - City Art Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland

   An Leabhar Mor. The Great Book of Gaelic - GoMA - Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow, Scotland

   Abigail O'Brien & Mary Kelly - How to Butterfly a Leg of Lamb - Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer, Dusseldorf
   Eurojet Futures - RHA Gallery - Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin
Description  ZWISCHENRAUM #4 – ARBEITEN MIT FOTOGRAFIE - Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer, Dusseldorf

   Perspective 98 - - Ormeau Baths Gallery OBG, Belfast, Northern Ireland (closed, 2011)


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