Name Lorna Watkins
Sligo F91 E3H7
Mobile +353 86 1934273
Date of birth 25 June 1974
Place of birth Dublin
1996 NCAD, BDes Textiles (Print)
1993 Edinburgh College of Art, First Year
1992 Grennan Mill Craft School, Thomastown, Co.Kilkenny
2019 Ballinglen Artist Fellowship
2019 Cill Rialaig Residency
2015 Cill Rialaig Residency
1996 Thomas Dammann Junior Memorial Trust Award
2018 Heartfelt, Hyde Bridge Gallery, Sligo
2015 Sanctum, Signal Arts Centre, Bray.
2015 Body of Proof, Solas Art Gallery, Ballinamore.
2015 Inside Out, Leixlip Library, Co.Kildare
2019 Cairde Visual, @Model, Sligo
2019 Invited Artist, Hambly & Hambly, Summer Show, Dunbar House, Enniskillen
2019 Invited Artist, Nineteen Hundred and Nineteen, Hamilton Gallery, Sligo; Irish Consulate, New York
2019 Invited Artist, St.Brigid’s Day, 12 Star Gallery, London; Hamilton Gallery, Sligo; Irish Embassy, Berlin.
2018 Invited Artist, RUN, Hyde Bridge Gallery, Sligo
2018 Christmas group show, The Doorway Gallery, Dublin
2018 30 x 30, SSA @RSA, Edinburgh
2018 Invited Artist, XXV, Hambly & Hambly, Dunbar House, Enniskillen
2018 188th Annual Open Exhibition, RHA, Dublin
2018 Cairde Visual, the Model, Sligo
2018 Invited Artist, Source & Sorcery, Hambly & Hambly, Enniskillen
2018 Invited Artist, Liberte,Egalite, Sororite, Hambly & Hambly, Enniskillen
2018 AAF, Hampstead, London
2017 Cairde Visual, The Model, Sligo
2017 Christmas show, The Doorway Gallery. Dublin
2017 Edinburgh Art Fair, Edinburgh
2017 AAF, Battersea, London
2017 Invited Artist, Crazy Jane, Hamilton Gallery, Sligo
2017 Invited Artist, Shorelines Festival, Portumna
2016 Invited Artist, A Terrible Beauty is Born, The Hamilton Gallery, Sligo
2016 Christmas show, The Doorway Gallery
2016 Cairde Visual, Hyde Bridge Gallery
2015 5@6, Gallery No.6, Sligo
2015 from Kathmandu to Kerry to Kildare, @ Cill Rialaig, Kerry
2015 Glebe Open, The Glebe Gallery, Letterkenny
2015 Cairde Visual, Hyde Bridge Gallery, Sligo
2015 Invited Artist, The Fall of the Dew, Hyde Bridge Gallery, Sligo
2015 North West Open, Leitrim Sculpture Centre, Manorhamilton
2015 Invited Artist, Christmas Show, The Hamilton Gallery, Sligo
2014 Cairde Visual, Hyde Bridge Gallery, Sligo.
2014 Yeats Mail Art Project, Sligo Town Hall.
2014 North West Visual Artists, Leitrim Sculpture Centre, Manorhamilton.
2014 Visual Artists for Gaza, 126 Gallery, Galway.
2014 Kildare Artists Notebook Project, Riverbank Arts Centre, Newbridge.
2014 Coney, Hyde Bridge Gallery, Sligo.
2014 Graphite & Easel @Studio+, Room, The Model, Sligo & The Dock
2014 1ft x 1ft, Higher Bridges Gallery, Enniskillen.
2018 Committee member and panel judge of CAIRDE Visual for 3 Years
2018 Art Workshop facilitator with Syrian refugees Eroc Centre, Ballaghadeeren
2017 Artist on panel discussion and studio visit during Bealtaine Festival, Model
2016 “In Conversation”Intergenerational workshops with Cranmore Residents, Sligo