Biography

Gareth Jenkins

Born in South Wales, UK

Lives and works in Darwin, Australia

Represented Gallery

nag gallery, 59 Francis Street, Dublin, Ireland

www.nagallery.ieá

Education

2008-2010 á á áMA FIne Art Painting, National College of Art and Design, Dublin, Ireland.

2007-2008 á á áBA (Honours) Degree, Fine Art Painting (1st Class), Limerick School of Art and Design, Ireland.

2004-2007 á á áBA (Ordinary) Degree, Fine Art Painting (Distinction), Limerick School of Art and Design.

2003-2007 á á áDiploma in Art and Design, FETAC level 5, Abbeyleix Further Education Centre, Ireland.

1998-1999 á á áDiploma in Visual Art, The Learning Connexion, Wellington, New Zealand.

Solo Exhibitions

2013 á á á á á á á á á Ob.ject.ness, Rubicon ARI, Level 1/309 Queensbury St, North Melbourne, VIC 3051, Australia.

aaaaaaaaaaaaOb.jec.ti.fy, 24HR Art Northern Territory Centre for Contemporary Art, Darwin, Australia.

2010 á á á á á á á á áArchetypes, The NAG Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

á á á áMFA Postgraduate Exhibition, National College of Art and Design, Ireland.

Group Exhibitions

2013 á á á á á á á á á Nag offsite project, County Wicklow, Ireland, installed and presented by the nag gallery, 59 Francis Street, Dublin.

2012 á á á á á á á á á Cluster, curated group show, Cross Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

á á á á New Territories, 24HR Art, Northern Territory Contemporary Art Centre, Darwin, Australia.

á á á á VUE 2012, National Contemporary Art Fair, The Royal Hibernian Academy of Arts (RHA), Dubin, Ireland.

á á á á Solstice Art Festival, The Elysian, Eglington Street, Cork, Ireland.

á á á á Scope Basel Art Fair, The Cross @ Scope, Basel, Switzerland.

á á á á Lines of Behaviour, The Cross Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

á á á á Collective, Offaly County Council, Tullamore, Ireland.

2011 á á á á á á á á á Group Exhibtion, The Cross Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

á á á á VUE 2011, National Contemporary Art Fair, The Royal Hibernian Academy of Arts (RHA), Dublin Ireland.

á á á á New Forms of Beauty, The Cross Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

á á á á Eigse Arts Festiaval, ‘Constellations’, Visual Centre, Carlow, Ireland.

2010 á á á á á á á á á Group Exhibtion, The Cross Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.

á á á á áTable of Contents, Limerick School of Art and Design, Limerick, Ireland.

á á á á áBuild It and They Will Come, Prettyvacant, Sandymount, Dublin, Ireland.

2009 á á á á á á á á á áChalk It Down: Contemporary drawing exhibition, Cork Contemporary Projects, Cork, Ireland.

á á á á áPreoccupied, Occupy Space, Limerick, Ireland.

á á á á áPaperback: Intervention with a disused retail space, Portlaoise, County Laois, Ireland.

á á á á á2nd Triennial internationl print and drawing exhibtion, Silpakron University, Bangkok, Thailand.

á á á á áCamera Obscura, Lighthouse Cinema, Smithfield, Dublin, Ireland.

2008 á á á á á á á á á áRe:Collection, Group Exhibition, Georgian House, Perry Square, limerick, Ireland.

á á á á á Process 10 Exhibition, Dunamaise Arts Centre, Portlaoise, County Laois, Ireland.

Prelude, Limerick School of Art and Design, Limerick, Ireland.

Open Drawing Awards Exhibtion, Limerick City Gallery, Limerick, Ireland.

2007 á á á á á á á á á á Margin Exhibition, The Office of Public Works, St.Stephens Green, Dublin, Ireland.

Residency Exhibition, Dubrovnik University, Croatia.

Open Drawing Awards Exhibition, Limerick School of Art and Design, Limerick, Ireland.

2006 á á á á á á á á á á Give(a)way, eva International Biennial of Visual Art, Limerick, Ireland.

Fircal Heritage Group, Spinners Townhouse, Birr, County Offaly, Ireland.

9th Annual Painting Exhibition, The Hunt Museum, Limerick, Ireland.

Open Drawing Awards Exhibition, Limerick School of Art and Design, Limerick Ireland.

Awards

2012 á á á á á á á á á á New Territories, áMajor Artist Award, 24HR Art – Centre for Contemporary Art, Darwin, Australia.

2011 á á á á á á á á á á Offaly County Council Artist Scheme Grant, County Offaly, Tullamore, Ireland.

á á á á á Open Submission Artist Award, Eigse Arts Festival, Visual Centre for Contemporary Art, Carlow, Ireland.

2010 á á á á á á á á á á Office of Public Works Purchase Award, Dublin, Ireland.

2008 á á á á á á á á á á Laois County Council Arts Act Grant Award, Portlaoise, County Laois, Ireland.

2007 á á á á á á á á á á Collector Generals Purchase Award, Limerick Office of Revenue, Limerick, Ireland.

á á á á á Limerick City Gallery, Contemporary drawing Purchase Award, Limerick Ireland.

Residencies

2012 á á á á á á á á á áInternational Artist in Residence, School of Creative Arts, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia.

2007 á á á á á á á á á áDubrovnik University Artist in Residence Program, Dubrovnik, Croatia.

Publications/Interviews/Reviews

2011 á á á á á á á á á áIrish Arts Review, September (Autumn 2011), vol 28 no 3, ‘New Forms of Beauty’, page 61.

2010 á á á á á á á á á áOccupy-Paper, issue five, October, online monthly art journal.

á á á á áwww.scribd.com/doc/44932143/Occupy-Paper-Issue-5

á á á á áOccupy-Paper issue two, August, online monthly art journal.

á á á á áhttp://occupypaper.com/previous.html

2008 á á á á á á á á á Tracey, Michael, ‘Exhibition gives recognition to up-and-coming artists’, Laois Nationalist, page 8, 15/08/2008.

á á á á áKavanagh, Mary, ‘ Process 10 Exhibition’, Leinster Express, page 31, 30/07/2008.

á á á á áO’ Sullivan, Lou ‘Prelude to an Art Attack’, Limerick Event Guide, vol 10, issue 8, June 2008.

2006 á á á á á á á á á Gregos, Katerina, ‘give(a)way’ ev+a International Biennial 2006, Catalogue.

á á á á áwww.eva.ie

Permanent Collections

HSE Permanent Collection, Tullamore Regional Hospital, County Offaly, Ireland.

Office of Public Works Permanent State Collection, St.Stephens Green, Dublin, Ireland.

Collector Generals Permanent Collection, Office of Revenues, Limerick, Ireland.

Dubrovnik University Permanent Art Collection, Croatia.

National Contemporary Drawing Collection, Limerick City Gallery, Limerick, Ireland.

Silpakron University Permanent Drawing and Print Collection, Bangkok, Thailand.

 

Links

www.crossgallery.ie

www.nagallery.ie

www.24hrart.org.au/index_new.html

www.prettyvacantdublin.com/content/prettyvacant-exhibitions

www.occupyspace.com

solsticecork.com/exhibition/

www.tableofcontents.ie/Exhibition.php

issuu.com/adambuckeridge/docs/www.eigse.ie#download

www.coroflot.com/ianrussell/camera-obscura

http://papervisualart.com/?s=constellations

 

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