MAUREEN O'NEILL ARTIST
Maureen O'Neill visual artist, lives and works in Co Mayo, on the west coast of Ireland. Educated at GMIT in Heritage Studies and Fine Art. In June 2018 her work featured in House & Home magazine.
Opened the Greenway Lane Studio in Newport, Mayo, a successful purpose built studio and teaching space. Works from this studio as well as running adult and children's art classes and different one day workshops and weekend workshops in Acrylic Pour / Fluid art. Was the first to teach Acrylic Pour classes in Ireland.
Recent shows include:
Silent Landscape at the In Spire Gallerie; Dublin (2018); Exposure at the Custom House Studios & Gallery (2018); 9 Walls at the Yeats Gallery, Sligo (2017)
Degree Show at GMIT, Castlebar, Mayo (2016); Hidden Truth at the Dax Gallery, Rhode Island (2015); Grey Matter at the Nelson Gallery, California (2014)
Awarded funding from Mayo Creative Cruinniú Grant Scheme 2019 for a day of Acrylic Pour workshops free to children which takes place on Saturday, June 15 and will be a day of celebrating and encouraging children and young people to take part in cultural and creative events around the county.
In collaboration with Mayo County Council and the Custom House Studios and Gallery curated the first ever Great Western Greenway Outdoor Sculpture Trail (2012).