Drawing Biennial 2017

Exhibition & online fundraising auction of over 200 unique works on paper

Exhibition: 2 March – 26 April · Auction: 12 April 10am – 26 April 9pm


Niamh O'Malley

Drawing 1, 2017

Top Pick

Shanay Jhaveri, Assistant Curator of South Asian Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; James Fox, art historian and Fellow of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge

Year 2017
Medium pencil on paper
Dimensions 29.6 x 20.9 cm
Bidding Open Wed 12 April, 2017 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Tue 26 March, 2019 at 9:30pm

Niamh O’Malley:

Niamh O’Malley (b.1975, Co.Mayo) lives and works in Dublin. Awards include The Arts Council of Ireland, Project Award (2014) and the Project Award, Centro Cultural Monthermoso Kulturune, Vitoria-Gasteiz (2009). Select solo exhibitions include Solo Exhibition, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz (2018); Rests, The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin (2017); Views, Illuminations Gallery, Maynooth (2016); Glasshouse, Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool (2015); Solo Exhibition, The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin (2014); and Garden, Project Arts Centre, Dublin, (2013). Select group exhibitions include Shaping Ireland: Intervention and Representation in Irish Landscape Art, National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin (2019); Group Exhibition, Centre Culturel Irlandais, Paris (2018); Drawing Biennial 2017, Drawing Room, London (2017); Some thing as a line, Highlanes Municipal Art Gallery, Drogheda (2016); Island, Galleria Civica di Modena, Modena (2013); and Into the Light, Arts Council Collection Exhibition, Crawford Gallery, Cork (2012). Her work is held in private and public collections including Stefan Stolitzka Collection, Graz; Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, Dublin; Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin; Arts Council of Ireland, Dublin; Office of Public Works, Trim; and Galleria Arte Moderna, Turin.