Metalsmith/Sculptor

Directed the development of Ireland's only sculpture park dedicated to the interpretation of the rich natural and industrial legacy of the boglands.


Key Role:

  • Curation
  • Development of primary and secondary education programme.
  • Raise Community awareness.
  • Corporate fund raising.
  • Promotion - national and international.
  • Liase with third level institutions, Arts Council, Offaly County Council and the Heritage Council. 
  • Administration of the Artist-in-Residence programme.
  • Development of artwork, mapping and signage.


Key Achievements:

  • National Business to Arts Awards 2003 and 2009
  • Local Government Award 2007
  • Irish Landscape Institute Design Award 2010
  • Commissioned and curated 25 permanent and temporary sculptures.
  • Developed partnerships with Bord na Mona, Lough Boora Parklands Group, University College Dublin, The Arts Council, The Heritage Council and the Crafts Council of Ireland.
  • Secured European Union Arts and Culture programme funding in partnership with UCD.
  • Commissioned video, dance, music composition and choreography.


Business to Arts Corporate and Social Responsibility Award



Sculpture in the Parklands

Client: Lough Boora Parklands Group, Bord na Mona and Offaly County Council


Role: Artistic Director (2002 -2011)

60 Degrees and Sky Train at sunrise

Sculpture in the Parklands

​Co. Offaly, Ireland

Sculpture in the Parklands  32 page feature

 Public Art and Ecologymagazine.