Margaret Kent

  • Grafton St., Dublin, Oil 16"x20" $2650.
 

Diploma Painting & Drawing [Distinction]
2001 A prize winner in The Schoellershammer, London Graphic Art Competition.
2005 Wexford General Hospital requested permission to use an images of a painting they purchased on their palliative care brochure.
2006 Highly commended in The Artist Magazine Patchings Exhibition in England.
2007 Oil category & overall winner of The Burren Outdoor Painting Competition.
2007 Elected a member of The Dublin Painting & Sketching Club.
2008 Watercolour category & overall prize winner of The Outdoor Painting Competition.
2008 A peoples choice prize winner in the Plein Air Festival Painting weekend in Wexford last August.
Exhibitions
Kilkenny Arts Week in The Newpark Hotel for 14 years.
The Watercolour Society of Ireland annually.
Wexford Festival of Opera in Whites Hotel annually.
Kilmokea House & Gardens.
Philip Carton Fine Art, New Ross.
Art Ireland Exhibition, RDS Dublin. November Show annually.
The Narrowspace Gallery Clonmel.
Greenacres Gallery Wexford.
The Dublin Painting & Sketching Club annually.
The Cockleshell Art Center, Duncannon, Co. Wexford.
The Russell Gallery, New Quay, Co. Clare.
Collections
The University of Limerick
Hertz Ireland
The Newpark Hotel Kilkenny
Boland Motors Wexford
HSE Wexford General Hospital
The Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire
Kilmokea House & Gardens
NVD New Ross
My paintings are emotional response to the way I see my subject and I portray them as such.
Living on a farm and riding to school in the heart of Wexford country side, I am surrounded by the beauty of nature and the wonderful coastline of the South East to inspire me.