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Martin Quigley

Third Level Education

1992-1995 University of Ulster, Belfast (Faculty of Art & Design), Award. M.Phil. (Public Art)
1990-1991 College of Art & Design, Cork, Ireland, Award. N.D.A. (Merit)
1967-1970 Crawford Municipal College of Art & Design, Award. A.T.C.

Academic Experience

Present Lecturer, Faculty of Art and Design: Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland
1992 Lecture Tour (Atlantic Canada)
- Art Gallery of Nova Scotia- College of Art & Design, Halifax, Nova Scotia
- Sir Wilfred Greenfell College of Art & Design, Newfoundland
- The Cultural Centre, St. John's, Newfoundland
- University of Prince Edward Island


1995-03 Appointed External Examiner N.C.V.A., Ireland
1996 Appointed to Panel of Artists, Donegal County Council, Public Art Programme, Ireland


2001 Mary's University H.N.S. Canada
Commissioned to make a painting for an auction in aid of the Chair of Irish Studies at St. Mary's University H.N.S., Canada.
2000 The Tree Council of Ireland (Sequence of prints).
1997 Kilsheelan, Ireland Tidy Towns Committee
1995 Prince Edward Island, Canada
Invited to submit a design for a monument to the Irish Settlers on Prince Edward Island.
1994 Merck, Sharpe & Dohme (Ireland)
Commiissioned to design and execute a major sculpture celebrating our new links with Europe 'Into Europe'. Sited at Borstal. Gate, Clonmel (bronze).
1994 Clonmel Corporation, Ireland
Commissioned by Clonmel Corporation to execute art works for the new Town Hall extension.
1993 Tipperary South Riding County Council, Ireland
Commissioned by Tipperary S.R. County Council to design and execute the art works for the foyer of the new County Hall Emmet Street, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary.
1993 The Tree Council of Ireland
Commissioned by the Tree Council of Ireland to make a work celebrating the launch of National Tree Week 1993. This painting was presented to the Minister of the Environment.
1992 St. Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Canada Commissioned to design and execute a work which included the participation of the community at Herring Cove N. S. This work symbolically linked the people of Atlantic Canada and Ireland.
1992 Arts Council Award, Ireland


1995 Art Unique, Publication of 3 worldwide limited edition prints

Solo Exhibitions

1986 The Sky Above the Land below. Municipal Library Clonmel Co, Tipperary, Ireland
1994 Wood Cuts, Fleadh Cheoil images, County Tipperary, Ireland
1991 Pictures at the Library, Ireland
1988 Aqua Sense 2, Garter Lane Arts Centre Waterford City, Ireland
1987 Aqua Sense, The Gallery, University College Galway, Ireland
1987 Clifden Community Arts Week , Ireland
1984 Just For The Run, Brewery lane Arts Centre, Ireland
1978 Writers Week Listowel, Ireland
1972 Arts Society Gallery, Lavitt's Quay Cork City, Ireland

Selected Exhibitions

2003 One Man Show, The Lavit Gallery Cork, Ireland
2003 One Man Show, Joan Clancy Gallery, Ring, Waterford Ireland.
2001 To Celebrate St. Patrick, Invited to exhibit at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Canada.
1999 Group 99, Touring exhibition Irish Art Canada and U.S.A.
1997 The Peoples' Gallery, Waterford - Featured artist, Three man show
1997 Hidden Treasures - Work selected from Tipperary S.R. Co. Council Municipal Collection, Ireland
1996 Impressions - Print Exhibition, Arts Centre, Galway, Ireland
1995 Selected Artists - Paintings, Clonmel Arms, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
1994 Tipperary Images, Tipperary S.R. Co. Council Gallery, Ireland - (Invited artist)
1993 Two man show, 'Pigments of the Imagination - Clonmel Enterprise Centre, Ireland
1992 One Man's View of Fish - Halifax, Nova Scotia, St. John's N.F.L., Canada
1991 Two man show with Jim Cummins - Clonmel Gallery, Ireland
1990 Art in Tipperary - Clonmel Municipal Gallery, Ireland - (Invited artist)
1988 Island Print makers - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (touring)
1987 Art in Square Places - Dungarvan, Ireland, Gala Arts Week - Major award winner
1987 S.A.D.E. Crawford Municipal Gallery, Cork, Ireland
1987 Eigse Exhibition Carlow, Ireland - (Invited artist)
1986 Mini Print Exhibition - Hendrick's Gallery, Dublin
1982 Third International Print Biennial - Listowel, Ireland
1981 National Graphic Exhibition - Listowel, Ireland
1981 Pictures at the Library - Carrick-on-Suir, Ireland
1977 Group 77 - Wales, UK
1975 Irish Artists Abroad - Dusseldorf, Germany
1972/73 Irish Artists Abroad - London
1971 Young Limerick Artists - Arts Society Gallery, Cork, Ireland
1970 Group Show, Clonmel/Limerick, Ireland

Public Collections

Allied Irish Bank, Plc. and Bank of Ireland
The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Canada
The Bank of Montreal, Canada
St. Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Tipperary South Riding County Council Municipal Collection, Ireland
Trustee Savings Bank, Cork, Clonmel, Limerick, Ireland
University of Prince Edward Island, Canada
Irish Nation-wide Building Society, Ireland
Sterling Drug (Ireland) Ltd.
Brewery Lane Arts Centre, Ireland
Tucker, Curran Ltd., Ireland
Schiesser International Ireland, Ltd.
Boston Scientific International, Galway, Ireland

Private Collections

Various collections Ireland, U. S.A., Switzerland, Germany, Italy, Great Britain, New Zealand, and Canada.