Lives and works in Ireland and Austria


2017  When Boundaries Fade Galerie Nothaburg Insbruck Austria

2017  Sea Change Droichead Arts Centre. Ireland

2015  Recent work  Galerie Gut Gasteil Austria.

              Invisible Borders  Grenzart Galerie Austria

2014   A glance in all directions MO.E contemporary artspace Vienna

2013   ‘Ausg’steck tis’mixed media work Stadtmuseum Bad Vöslau. Lower Austria

2010   Ards Art Centre, Newtownards ,N.Ireland.

2009   New Work,Paul Kane Gallery Dublin.

2008   Looking in all directions The Linenhall, Castlebar, Co.Mayo.

2007   The Blackbird and other tales The Courthouse Arts Centre, Tinahely, Co.Wicklow.

2007   ‘SHORELINES’ The Hammond Gallery, Glengariff, Co. Cork.

2006   The Anatomy of Territory- Paul Kane Gallery.

2006   The Anatomy of Territory-The Kunstverein Baden,Austria.

2005   Desert’s EdgePaul Kane Gallery Dublin.

2005   Bay at the back of the OceanThe Origin Gallery,Dublin.

2004   Paintings and Drawings 1996-2004   The Catherine Hammond Gallery,Co.Cork.

2000  “Under Canopus” Paul Kane Gallery,Dublin.

2000   Anne Kennedy/Leonard SheilDept of Arts Heritage.Culture,and the Islands.

1999   “New works” Paul Kane Gallery Dublin.

1997   “Small works” Paul Kane Gallery,Dublin.

1995   Paintings and Drawings 1991-95 The Guinness Hopstore,Dublin.



2018   Solas Nua  Sights and Sounds of Ireland Today  Washington DC

2018   On the Road  Salon Perchtoldsdrof  Vienna  Austria

2016   'When boundaries fade' 3 person exhibition  MeyerHofer Neudegg

2016   'Subversion' Kunstverein Flat1. Vienna

2016   'Haustausch 'Kulturwerstatt Haus10 Fürstenfeld Munich

2015   Lonely Planet  The Luan Gallery Athlone,Ireland.

2014   Occidentatio L Sheil & J.SzurcsikPcontemporary Galerie Austria 

           Inaugral Exhibition Pcontemporary Gallery Austria   

           DearthQueen Street Studios,Belfast. N.Ireland.

           Remembering Tomorrow. Kunstverein Baden Lower Austria

2013   Summer Exhibition.Ross Fine Art. Letterkenny.

2013   Celebration-10th Season. Catherine Hammond Gallery

2013   'Winter Island' Tom Phelan/Leonard SheilGalerie Merikon,Vienna 

2012    VUE Art Fair. Royal Hibernian Academy Dublin.Catherine Hammond Gallery.

2012    Group Summer Exhibition.The Catherine Hammond Gallery,Co.Cork

2012    VUE Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin (Catherine Hammond Gallery).

2009   Turn-Berlin gallery-PublicPlatform Inclusion Exhibition,Berlin.

2005   Wicklow OpenThe Mermaid Arts centre Bray, Co.Wicklow.  

2005   Artvitae Unplugged Dunamaise Arts Centre Portlaoise.

2004   Wicklow County Council Open. 

1998    The Spice Islands Exhibition,The National Museum,Dublin.

                Nordic House,Thorshaven,Faroe Islands.

                Royal Geographic Society,London.

               Bank of Ireland Arts Centre,Dublin.

              Cesis 98 Latvia Watercolour Symposium Exhibition, Riga.

1992   RHA,Annual Exhibition,Gallagher gallery,Dublin.




2018    Kish Lighthouse School Project  GRG7  Vienna Austria ( Kulturkontakt Austria .)

2006   Culture Ireland Bursary The Anatomy of Territory-The Kunstverein Baden,Austria.

2005   Artist-in-residence programme at “The Factory”, Kunsthalle Krems,Lower Austria.

2004    Residency at Cill Rialaig Project, Co.Kerry.  

1998    Arts Council Artflight,Latvia “Ceisis 98 “Watercolour Symposium.

                Best conceptual works “Ceisis 98 “Watercolour Symposium.

1997  Spice Islands Skylight Project Our Lady's Cabinteely Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown.

1986    Dept. of Education Scholarship to Beijing,PRC Language Institute.

                Beijing Academy of Fine Art,Printmaking.


2013    ‘Reggio Film Festival,Italy.

2012   ‘Lange Nacht des Film Festival’ Galerie Blaugelbezwettl,Zwettl, Austria.

2006  "Hermitage"  selected for the Samhlaiocht Kerry Film Festival.



             AIB ,Guinness Ireland Ltd.,Trinity College Dublin,St. Patrick’s College. Dublin  

            Private collections Ireland,USA,UK,France,Austria,Germany,Indonesia.