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JAMES GANNON

47 Aughrim Street, Dublin 7
Republic of Ireland

Clooncundra
Castlerea
Co. Roscommon

Tel: 00 353 1 838 9450 
Mobile: 00 353 87 6127855
email: jamesgannonsculptor@eircom.net

web: www.jamesgannonsculptor.com

Education
Coolmine Community School.
Degree in Fine Art, Dunlaoire College of Art and Design.

Exhibitions
Living Art
Exposure ’82, Dublin
Group 5 Grapevine Arts Centre, Dublin
Lincoln Gallery, Dublin
Solo show Peacock Gallery
Sculpture in Context
Royal Hibernian Academy
Oireachtas Exhibitions
Iontas
Frank Lewis Gallery, Killarney.

Public Commissions
Irish Government / JJ Costin for EXPO' 91 Osaka, Japan.
Granite sculpture in the Irish Landscape Exhibit which was awarded the Gold Medal.

Cavan County Council 1994
A series of sculptures in the Belturbet Town Square, with colleague Cliodhna Cussen.

Fingal County Council 1997
A large granite sculpture to enhance a new housing development for the Traveller Community, located at Parslickstown, County Dublin.

Dublin Corporation 1999 - 2000
A series of sculptures in red sandstone to decorate the facade of the city's Fruit and Fish Market Buildings.

Syndicat Mixte des Marches de Bretagne 2001
Selected as Ireland's representative in Symposium du Granit des Marches de Bretagne, France. The piece is titled ' Passage' and is sited at Aire de Cogles A84.

Andres Institute of Art, Brookline, New Hampshire, U.S.A. 2003
Invited to participate in 5th. International Sculpture Symposium.

Railway Procurement Agency / 2004
A sculpture in granite for Phoenix Street Luas Stop, Smithfield, Dublin 7.

Killtullagh Enterprise Board / 2004
Commissioned to carve townland signs in local sandstone for Ballinlough area in Roscommon.

Shekina Peace Garden' Glenmalure , Co. Wicklow. "Sacred Grove"
purchased for state owned gardens.

Farmleigh House, Castleknock, Dublin 15. Project managed and participated in Sculpture in Context Symposium, Farmleigh 2005.

2006 ‘Sunday Mornings’  Dunleckney Manor, Bagnelstown, Carlow.

2007 Selected for “Scultura Viva” Symposium, San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy

2008 ‘Birth of Venus’ Nashua, New Hampshire, U.S.A.

2009 ‘Iasc’ Purchased by the state for Waterways Ireland Headquaters.

2010 Commissioned by CityArts to create a public sculpture at Bachelor’s Walk, Dublin 1.

2011 ‘Rain Shower’ Purchased by University College Dublin.
Selected to participate in the ‘9th International Marble Symposium of Andalucia’
Fines, Almeria, Spain.
‘Alabastro Simposio’ Volterra, Pisa, Italy

Activities
Board member of Sculptors Society of Ireland 1995 - 1999.
Committee member of Sculpture in Context since 2002.
Amature flute player.



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