ABOUT


Niamh Fahy is a Galway based artist. She is a recent graduate of the Limerick School of Art and Design, where she received a BA Hons degree in Fine Art Printmaking. She was awarded a 1 year residency bursary and Solo Exhibition at the Limerick Printmakers based on her Final year graduate show at Limerick School of Art and Design 2012, she displayed her first solo show at Limerick Printmakers studio and gallery titled “Even Cowgirls get the blues”. Oct/Nov 2013.

Drawing inspiration from her ever changing surroundings, she creates another world occupied by the landscapes narratives and literature that influence her. Change, movement and synesthesia combine to give her work the impression of the otherworldly. Niamh works in a variety of mediums including monoprint, woodcut, digital media, drawing and mixed media.

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AWARDS


Limerick Printmaking Bursary
awarded 2012-2013 

Limerick City Council Grant
awarded 2013

Galway County Council Tyrone Guthrie Residency 
awarded 2014

Galway County Council Individual Artist Bursary 
awarded 2015

Tartu Artist in Residence Award 
awarded 2015

Create Research and Development Award
awarded 2015

 

RESIDENCIES


Tyrone Guthrie Centre 
October 2014

Tartu Artist in Residence, Estonia 
August 2015

 

EXHIBITIONS


The Hunt Museum Café
12, December 2014

Limerick Printmakers and Gallery bursary
award exhibition Even Cowgirls Get The Blues October 24th -16th Nov 2013

Black Church Print studio presents Circulation
Dublin, 9-24 August 2013

National Portrait collection response Exhibition
Limerick Printmakers, July 2013

Raggle Taggle presents 24 hour drawing challenge
Limerick in aid of Pieta House, May 2013. Event organised and Curated by Niamh Fahy

The Source Gallery and Delete Press presents a 24hr print studio and exhibition
Thurles Tipperary, march 2013 

Winter Members show 13th Annual Limerick Printmakers Members Show
Limerick, December 2012 
 

20:20 Print Exchange
Hotbed Press
 October 2012 

RDS Student Awards
Dublin, 2012 

Limerick School of Art and Design Degree Show
Limerick June2012 

Limerick School of Art and Design Open Drawing Awards
Limerick 2012 

RDS Student Travelling Exhibition Farmleigh Gallery
Phoenix Park Dublin 2011

RDS Student Awards,
Dublin 2011

Limerick School of Art and Design Open Drawing Awards
Limerick 2011

Raggle Taggle Consortium Limerick presents Conditionlists
Limerick 2011