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Lynda Cookson's artist profile


Lynda's portfolio
Exhibitions/Events Exhibitions To Come:
Sept, Oct 2007      :  Group exhibitions, Sala Barna, Barcelona, Spain
March 2008      :  Solo exhibition, Sala Barna, Barcelona, Spain

Recent Past Exhibitions:
March 2007      :  Anton’s Café, Galway
December 2006      :  Christmas Group Exhibition, Bold Gallery, Galway
September 2006    :  Solo Exhibition, Fisheries Tower, Galway
July 2006      :  The River Walk Exh, Project 06/Galway Arts Week
August 2006      :  Solo Exhibition, Airfield Trust, Dublin
March 2006      :  Group exhibition, Sala Barna, Barcelona, Spain
March 2006      :  Group exhibition 8x8, Fisheries Tower, Galway
February 2006      :  Group exhibition, Bold Art Gallery “Floral Collage”

Dec 2005      :  Represented Ireland at Florence Biennale, Italy

October   2005      :  Munch, Woodquay, Galway    
Aug 2005      :  Solo Exhibition : St Patrick’s Trian, Armagh City
June 2005      :  Art in the West, Galway
May 2005      :  Sala Barna, Barcelona, Spain
Feb to end May 2005    :  Original Oil Print Collection at Central Bank, Dublin

Nov 2004      :  Art Ireland Autumn Collection, Dublin
Nov 2004      :  Athenry Library, Co. Galway, Group exhibition
June, Aug, Sept 2004    :  People’s Art, St Stephen’s Green, Dublin
June/July 2004      :  Woman’s Panorama Exh, Zanzibar, Tanzania, Africa
May 2004      :  Art Ireland Summer Collection, Dublin

April/May 2003      :  Inst Exh “Crossing/Knotting”, Nordbahnhof Stn, Berlin
July to Oct 2003    :  The Boat Inn, Oughterard, Co Galway
Nov 2003      :  Galway Library, Solo Exhibition

1999 to 2001      :  Various venues in Johannesburg, Greyton and
         Cape Town, in South Africa; and Swakopmund in

Publications 2004 : Artist profile in 'Galway Now' magazine

Media Interviews    :  March 2006 – TV1 and Radio1 Barcelona during
Exhibition at Sala Barna, Barcelona
Galleries/Agents Bold Art Gallery, Galway
         Cong Art Gallery, Co. Mayo
         Lavelle Art Gallery, Clifden
         Lahinch Gallery (Kennys), Co. Clare
         Sala Barna, Barcelona, Spain
Email Address lyndacookson[AT]
Address Connemara
Co Galway
Nationality Ireland
EducationMostly self-taught
Michaelis Art School, Cape Town, South Africa
GMIT, Galway
Art Space, Galway
Date of birth 02.06.1954
Why make art? Without painting and creating I am not a whole person.