Ann Kavanagh artist and printmaker, graduated in 2004 from IADT Dun Laogharie with a first-class honours degree, receiving a Graphic Studio Dublin Graduate Award and is both a member and board member of the Black Church Print Studio, Dublin. In 2016 and 2018 she was selected to participated at Mi-Lab Residency, Lake Kawaguchi, Japan. In 2017 Ann attended an advanced etching program at Crown Point Press, San Francisco, USA.

Achievements

  • Selected to participated at Mi-Lab Residency, Lake Kawaguchi, Japan 2016 & 2018
  • Prizewinner at Impressions Print Open Submission, Galway Arts Centre, 2004
  • Graduate award for membership to the Graphic Print Studio, Dublin, 2003

 Selected to exhibit both in Ireland and internationally:

  • International Mokuhanga Exhibition “Beauty of Mokuhanga: Discipline & Sensibility”, Hawaii
  • CfSHE Gallery, Tokyo
  • Art Source, RDS, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4
  • VUE RHA National Contemporary Art Fair, Dublin  
  • Inpirnt BCPS Members show at Greenacres, Wexford
  • Royal Ulster Academy - 135th and 137th Annual Exhibitions
  • National Print Museum, Beggars Bush, Dublin 4
  • Home open submission at dlr Lexicon, Dun Laoghaire
  • Ev+a – Limerick City Gallery of Art
  • Iontas 16th National Small Works, Sligo Art Gallery
  • Eigse, Carlow Arts Festival
  • Impressions, Galway Arts Centre
  • Original Print Gallery, Temple Bar, Dublin 2
  • Belfast Print Workshop Gallery
  • Botanic Gardens, Dublin – “A Natural Selection”
  • Guanlan International Print Biennial China
  • Mini Print International of Cadaques, Spain
  • Centre for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, Connecticut, USA
  • Dun Laogharie Art Gallery, Georges Street, Dun Laogharie, Co Dublin

My art works are held in private and public collections including those at the Office of the Public Works, Institute of Art Design & Technology, AIB Bank and Ulster Bank.

Curator of group exhibitions at Ardgillan Castle, Co Dublin and at Kilkenny Arts Week 2004 and 2005.