GEMMA BROWNE

Born 1966, London,UK
Lives and works in Dublin, Ireland

EDUCATION

1992-1993 M.A Art, Birmingham Institute of Art+Design,UK
1985-1988 National Dip.Painting+Printmaking,Crawford College of Art+Design, Cork,
Ireland 1984-1985 Foundation, Certificate in Visual Education,Crawford College of Art+Design,Cork, Ireland

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012 Forever Girls and Boys, Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2006 Lily-White, Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin,Ireland
2004 Twinkle, Kevin Kavanagh Gallery,Dublin, Ireland
2003 Sugar-Coated, Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2002 Being Pretty is Everything, Draiocht Centre for the Arts, Dublin, Ireland
2000 Pofferd-de Nul, Antwerp, Belgium

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Under the Hammer, Pallas Projects/Studios, Gala Auction with Whyte`s Auctioneers
The Georgian Society`s City Assembly House, Dublin, 2014
Boyle Arts Festival 2014 Main Exhibition Curated by Patrick T Murphy
Viewfinder-Selected works from The Arts Council Collection
Alongside interpretations by Waterford Youth Arts Saturday Club
Curated by Jill Bouchier
Garter Lane Arts Centre, Waterford, 2013
Into the Light
The Arts Council-60 Years of Supporting the Arts
Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland, 2012-2013
Sleepwalkers-Future Perfect
Curated by Jim Ricks
Dublin City Gallery, The Hugh Lane, 2012-2013
Collecting for Ireland, Works from the Arts Council Collection
Curated by Ruairi O Cuiv
The Hunt Museum, Limerick, Ireland 2011
Gemma Browne, Margaret Corcoran, Vanessa Donoso Lopez, Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin, Ireland, 2010
Backwater 2010: 20 Year Celebration of Backwater Artist Studios
Crawford Gallery, Cork,Ireland
Paperworks
Curated by Gavin Murphy & Mark Cullen
Pallas Contemporary Projects, Dublin, Ireland, 2009
Irish Painting 1919-2006
The Courthouse Gallery, Ennistymon, Clare, Ireland
The Future is Female, ARCO 07 Projects, Madrid, Spain
Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, 2006
Passing Through
Curated by Patrick T Murphy
Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork, Ireland, 2005
The 2nd Annual Burren Show
Curated by Kevin Kavanagh
Burren College of Art, Clare, Ireland, 2005
Eurojet Futures- An Anthology of Emerging Art from Ireland
RHA Gallery, Dublin, Ireland, 2005
Eurojet Futures 03, RHA Gallery, Dublin, Ireland, 2003
Fresh Fruit
Curated by Pallas
Pallas heights, Dublin, Ireland, 2003
Crawford Open 3, Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland, 2002
Vivid, with Stephen Loughman, Darren Murray and Dermot Seymour
Kevin Kavanagh at Laois Arts Festival, 2002
Objective 1, European Artists, Euro-Parliament, Brussels, Belgium, 20022
Objective 1, Representing Ireland at workshop and exhibition
Oslip, Austria, 2001
Eigse 2001, Carlow
Crawford Open Exhibition of Contemporary Art
Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, 2000
Hallward Gallery, Dublin, 2000
Scoip 2000, Siamsa Tire, Tralee, Co.Kerry, 2000
The Nylon Gallery, London, UK, 1999
Wet Paint, Rubicon Gallery, Dublin, 1998
Rubicon Gallery, Dublin, 1994
Blue Gallery, London, UK, 1994
MA Show, The Custard Factory, Birmingham, UK, 1993
MAC, Midland Art Centre, Birmingham, UK, 1993
Show with Sinead Ni Chionaola, The Castle Gallery, Dungarvan, Co.Waterford

RESIDENCIES AND PROJECTS

Arts Council Artists in Prisons Scheme
Dochas Womens Detention Centre, Mountjoy, Dublin, 2009
Tyrone Guthrie Centre, Annaghmakerrig, Co.Monaghan, 2003
Tyrone Guthrie Centre, Annaghmakerrig, Co.Monaghan, 2000
Studio 2 Printmaking Workshop, Cropredy, Oxfordshire, 1999
Arts Council Artists in Prisons Scheme, 1995

AWARDS

Arts Council Visual Arts Travel Award, Barcelona, 2003
Culture Commitee, Department of Foreign Affairs Travel Grant, Brussels, 2002
Arts Council Bursary, 2002
Arts Council Materials/Equipment Grant, 2002
Arts Council Artflight, 2001
Arts Council Materials/Equipment Grant, 2001
Arts Council Artflight, 1997
Gertrude Emily Griffin Award for Drawing, UK, 1993

COLLECTIONS

The Arts Council of Ireland
Office of Public Works
AXA Insurance
Bank of Ireland
The University of Central England, Birmingham, UK

PUBLICATIONS

Into the Light
The Arts Council-60 Years of Supporting the Arts, 2013-02-21

Collecting For Ireland
Works from the Arts Council Collection, curated by Ruairi O Cuiv

Passing Through
Selected Students of The Crawford College of Art +Design, 1975-2005
Curated by Patrick T Murphy, 2006

Lily-White
Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, 2006

Eurojet Futures an Anthology of Emerging Artists from Ireland, 2005
Crawford Open 1-4, 2003

Eurojet Futures 03, 2003

Circa Issue 103, 2003

Contemporary, Visual Art Magazine, UK, 2002