Studied Limerick School of Art and Design 1978 – 1982.
Degree in Fine Art 1982. Works in sculpture/mixed media and performance art. He has exhibited and created performance extensively throughout Ireland, Western and Eastern Europe and the U.S.A.
Arts Council of Ireland awards from 1991 to 2006;
Americans for the Arts 1998 residence Banana Factory Bethlehem Pennsylvania;
Cultural Relations Committee Dept. of Foreign Affairs Travel award 1993, 2003;
Exhibition awards V.E.C. from 1999 to 2006;
Exhibition awards, Individual Bursary Roscommon County Council/ Arts Office from 1999 to 2017.
Organised ‘Crossroads Symposium ‘95’ 1994-1995.
Organised ‘Arts Cabaret’ numbering 14, from 1997 to 2002.
Founder of Working Artists Roscommon 1990 artists group and administrator to present.
Member Visual Artists Ireland.
Member of UNIT1 performance collective.
M2 time-based artists group.
Member of former Artists Association of Ireland.
Works in private and public collections nationally and internationally. Lives and works in Roscommon Ireland.