About

About

For any enquiries, including buying and commissioning work, contact: irene@irenelafferty.com

Education and Training

MA (Hons). History of Art, University of Glasgow, First Class Honours

Life drawing and painting: Chelsea College of Art, Heatherley School of Fine Art, Prince's Drawing School

Rosa Branson MBE Studio

Membership: Hesketh Hubbard Art Society, Federation of British Artists; Chair, Toynbee Art Club  2007-2015, Organiser: Life Drawing in Waterloo

Awards: 

2017: Selected for Sunday Times Watercolour Competition 2017
2011: Highly commended Lancelot Andrewes Art Award, Southwark Cathedral

Exhibitions

2017

25 November - 5 January 2018. Stables in Exile group show, St. Catherine's Church, Neasden

6 - 12 November 2017 Notting Hill Visual Arts Festival Exhibition, The Tabernacle

19-23 September 2017: Sunday Times Watercolour Competition 2017,  Mall Galleries; touring to Trowbridge Arts, Wiltshire, 11 November - 23 December 2017 and Guildford House Gallery, 13 January - 10 March 2018

31 July - 5 August 2017: Hesketh Hubbard Art Society Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries

1-29 July 2017: Fresh Paint, Picton Castle, Pembrokeshire, Wales

23 February - 5 March 2017 : Portrait Exhibition, Candid Arts Gallery, London

2011-2016

19 August - 30 October 2016: Exquisite Bodies, An Talla Solais (Ullapool Visual Arts), 2016

25 - 30 July 2016: Hesketh Hubbard Art Society Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries

20 - 26 June 2016: Notting Hill Visual Arts Festival Exhibition, The Tabernacle

24 - 29 August 2015: Hesketh Hubbard Art Society Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries

22 February - 16 May 2015: Metamorphosis, Riverside Gallery, Richmond

9 August - 30 August 2014: BAR Gallery 30th Birthday Exhibition, Willesden Green

10 July - 26 July 2014: Inspire, BAR Gallery, Willesden Green

23 June - 28 June 2014: Hesketh Hubbard Art Society, Mall Galleries

4 June - 8 June 2014: Artists Culture Zone, Tabernacle, Notting Hill

3 May - 27 July 2014: The New Georgians, Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham

6 December - 23 January 2014: Brent Art Fair

17 October - 9 November 2013: BAR Gallery, Willesden Green, Transformations Group Show

4-28 September 2013: BAR Gallery, Willesden Green, Stables in Exile Group Show

4-11 August 2013: Hesketh Hubbard Art Society Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries

5 June - 28 June 2013: BAR Gallery, Willesden Green, Chrysalis Group Show

9 February - 28 April 2013: Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham, Noah's Art

November - December 2012: Wilesden Green Gallery, Brent Art Fair

November 2012: Cafe Gallery Open Exhibition

23 September 2012: London Open House Weekend, Toynbee Hall

August 2012: Hesketh Hubbard Art Society Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries

August- September 2012: Willesden Green Gallery Brent Salon des Arts

May 2012: Willesden Green Gallery Brent Artists' Resource Group Show

August 2011: Cafe Gallery Open Exhibition

July 2011: Heatherley School of Art Summer Exhibition

July 2011: Hesketh Hubbard Art Society Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries

June & July 2011: Willesden Green Gallery Brent Artists' Resource Group Shows

Exhibitions 2005-2010

Heatherley School of Art, Cafe Gallery Southwark, Willesden Green Gallery, Waterloo Gallery group shows

2006: 'Tiny Books', National Art Library, Victoria and Albert Museum

2005-2006: 'Librarian's Books', Bristol Public Library, University of Chicago, Royal College of Art, London College of Communications