Rod Coyne – CV

Rod Coyne was born, raised and studied in  Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, Ireland.

Rod Coyne, Irish TV interview 2015.
Rod Coyne, Irish TV interview 2015.

1986-90 Dun Laoghaire School of Art & Crawford College of Art, Cork, IRL
1990-1999 Worked in Düsseldorf Studio, D


1997    Irish Foreign Office Funding
1999    Commission: “Prisma Magazine Art Collection”,
Winner: “London South Bank Banner Competition”, GB
2001   Commission: “Gerling Collection”, Köln, D
2002   Arts Council Travel Award
2003   Founded Avoca Studio Gallery, IRL
2008   Purchased for Central Bank, IRL
2014   Guest Artist at International Schildersweek, Domburg, NL
Produced “Secrets of the Palette Knife”, 1 hour painting video, IRL

Selected Solo Exhibitions

1997    “Ireland Pictures”, Sparkasse Bank Hilden, D
2000   “A Home Coming”, Origin Gallery, Dublin, IRL
2002    Roland Galerie, Köln, D
2003   “A Hunger for Painting”, Dalkey Art Gallery, IRL
2004   Olive Art House, Newry, N.I.
2005   “Sea Area Forecast”, Origin Gallery, Dublin, IRL
2006   “Atmospherics”, Dalkey Arts Gallery, Co. Dublin, IRL
2007   “Kerry Dawn, Wicklow Dusk”, Origin Gallery, Dublin, IRL
2008   “Celestial Steps”, Central Bank, Dublin, IRL
2009   “Decade”, Origin Gallery, Dublin, IRL
2013   “DIF2” Studio Hiller, Dusseldorf, D
2014   “My Place”, Tinahely Courthouse Arts Centre, Co. Wicklow, IRL
2015   “Waters Soft & Wild”, Origin Gallery, Dublin, IRL

Selected Group Exhibitions

1993    “Environment Show”, Gallery 33, Düsseldorf, D
1997    “Irish Artists”, Burgwedel, Hannover, D
“Irish Art”, State University Georgia, USA
1998     “An Oireachtais”, Guinness Hopstore, Dublin, IRL
Flemish and French Universities, Brussels, B
2000    RHA, 170th Annual Exhibition, IRL & Solomon Gallery, Dublin, IRL
2001    Royal Ulster Academy, 120th Annual Show, Belfast N.I.
Hallward Gallery, Blue Leaf Gallery, Dublin IRL
2002    Barbara Stanley Gallery, London, GB
2003    4man show, Ashford Gallery, RHA, Dublin, IRL
2005    James Adams Salerooms, Dublin, IRL
2006    Kenny’s, Galway, IRL
2007   “Iontas”, Yeats Gallery, Sligo, IRL
2010   “Oceans and Sea” Urban Retreat Gallery, Dublin, IRL
2011   “Skellig Brothers” two man show, Urban Retreat, Dublin, IRL
2012   Dublin Biennial 2012, Dublin, IRL
2013  “Affordable Art Fair” Hampstead, London, GB
2014   Dublin Biennial 2014, Dublin, IRL
2015   NOA, Royal College of Art, London, UK
Barbara Stanley Gallery, London, GB

Rod Coyne,  Knockanode,  Avoca,  Co.Wicklow,  tel: 0402 –35555,,

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