David Quinn was born in Dublin, Ireland in 1971. He lives and works in Shillelagh, County Wicklow. He has been exhibiting his work regularly since 1995. 

Recent solo shows include: Verse, Rossicontemporary, Brussels (2020); David Quinn, Gana Art Hannam, Seoul (2019); Paintings, Yanagisawa Gallery, Tokyo (2018) and New Paintings, Purdy Hicks, London (2018).







Solo Exhibitions

2020 verse, Rossicontemporary, Brussels, Belgium
2019 new work, Gana Art Hannam, Seoul, Korea
     paintings, Amaneya Gallery, Fukuoka, Japan
2O18 paintings, Yanagisawa Gallery, Saitama, Japan
     paintings, Rossicontemporary, Brussels, Belgium
     paintings, WCAC, Skibbereen, Ireland
     new paintings, Purdy Hicks, London, England
2O17 undersong, Taylor Galleries, Dublin, Ireland
     new work, Solstice Arts Centre, Navan, Ireland
2O16 Start, Saatchi Gallery, London w/ Gibbons&Nicholas
     blank, Fenderesky Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland
2O15 seam, Taylor Galleries, Dublin, Ireland
2O14 dunkelbunt, Taylor Galleries, Dublin, Ireland
2O12 pewter, Taylor Galleries, Dublin, Ireland
     d-esque, Fenderesky Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland
2O11 murmur, Taylor Galleries, Dublin, Ireland
2O1O margin, Taylor Galleries, Dublin, Ireland
2OO6 new work, Taylor Galleries, Dublin, Ireland
2OO4 lost and found, Blue Leaf Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2OO3 new work, 412 Harold's X Road, Dublin, Ireland
2OO1 new work, Daintree, Dublin, Ireland
2OOO new work, Side Door, Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin, Ireland
1999 new work, SDCC HQ, Ireland
     new work, Melt, Dublin, Ireland
     new work, Jute, Dublin, Ireland
1998 paintings, Cross Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
1997 new work, Maudespace, Sydney, Australia
1995 charlie pelican one show belly, Head, Dublin, Ireland

Group Exhibitions

2O20 London Art Fair w/ Purdy Hicks
2O19 Buildings are like Birds, Fenderesky Gallery, Belfast
     London Art Fair w/ Purdy Hicks
2018 PULSE Miami w/ Purdy Hicks
     VUE Art Fair w/ Taylor Galleries
     SOLO SHOW Seoul w/ GanaArt
     KIAF 2O18 Seoul w/ Purdy Hicks
     Contemporary Istanbul w/ Gibbons & Nicholas
     Art Brussels w/ Rossicontemporary
     London Art Fair w/ Purdy Hicks
2O17 Changing Group Show, Fenderesky Gallery, Belfast
     VUE Art Fair, Dublin w/ Taylor Galleries
     PULSE Miami w/ Purdy Hicks
     KIAF 2O17 Seoul w/ Purdy Hicks
     London Art Fair w/ Purdy Hicks
     Dirty Filthy Paintings, BSA Project Space, Australia
     Small, Purdy Hicks, London
2O16 CONTEXT Miami w/ Gibbons & Nicholas
     Art on Paper  New York w/ Gibbons & Nicholas
     VUE Art Fair, Dublin w/ Taylor Galleries
     CONTEXT  New York w/ Gibbons & Nicholas
     Changing Group Show, Fenderesky Gallery, Belfast
     Two Birds / One Stone, Farmleigh Gallery, Dublin
     Island, Fenderesky Gallery, Belfast
2O15 VUE Art Fair, Dublin w/ Taylor Galleries
2O14 The New Space, Fenderesky Gallery, Belfast
     VUE Art Fair, Dublin w/ Taylor Galleries
     White Hours, Studio Apothiki, Paphos, Cyprus
2O13 RHA Annual Exhibition, Dublin
     Éigse, VISUAL, Carlow
     VUE Art Fair, Dublin w/ Taylor Galleries
     Gallery Friends, Lavit Gallery, Cork
2O12 Proper Nouns and Adjectives, Fenderesky Gallery
     VUE Art Fair, Dublin w/ Taylor Galleries
2O12 Marathon Irish, Dialogue, London
     Group Show, The Engine Room Gallery, Belfast
     Oak, Killenure Castle, Co. Tipperary
2O11 VUE Art Fair, Dublin w/ Taylor Galleries
2O1O Éigse 3O Year Retrospective, VISUAL, Carlow
2OO9 Fís, invited artist, NOVAS, Liverpool
2OO8 Fís, invited artist, NOVAS, Liverpool
     Boyle Arts Festival, Roscommon
2OO7 Boyle Arts Festival, Roscommon
     Fear Not, Íontas, Sligo Art Gallery, Sligo
     RHA Annual Exhibition, Dublin
2OO6 Emerging Artists, Eigse, Carlow
2OO3 RHA Annual Exhibition, Dublin
     Éigse, Carlow
2OO2 Éigse, Carlow

Awards and Residencies

2O17 Arts Council Visual Arts Bursary
2O15 Tony O'Malley Studio Residency Award
2O14 DLR Professional Development Grant
2O12 DIT Portland Row Studio Award
2OO6 Ballinglen Arts Foundation
2OO6 Mountjoy Prison (Artists in Prison Scheme)

Selected Bibliography

2O2O Review of YAN group show, Irish Times, Aidan Dunne
2O18 Best Shows This Week, Irish Times, 10 Mar, Aidan Dunne
     Seamless, Susan Campbell, Irish Arts Review, Spring
     David Quinn, émergent magazine, Issue 2
     David Quinn, Wall Street International magazine
2O17 What Lies Beneath, Sunday Independent, Niall MacMonagle
     Best Shows This Week, Irish Times, 18 Sep, Aidan Dunne
     Visual Artists' Newssheet, Critique, Roisin Russell
     Best Shows This Week, Irish Times, 1 Sep, Gemma Tipton
2O16 David Quinn, Catalogue Essay, Riann Coulter
     Visual Artists' Newssheet, May, Review, Iain Griffin
2O15 What Lies Beneath, Sunday Independent, Niall MacMonagle
2O14 RHA Newsletter, Summer 2O14, pgs. 18-19 & 28
2O1O Irish Times, 2nd June, Review, Aidan Dunne








Purdy Hicks
25 Thurloe Street
London SW7 2LQ
England

Telephone: +44 (O)2O 74O1 9229
Email: contact@purdyhicks.com

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Gana Art 
28, Pyeongchang 30-gil 
Jongno-gu
Seoul 03004
Korea

Telephone: 02-720-1020
Email: info@ganaart.com

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Rossicontemporary
Rivoli Building ground floor #17
690, chaussée de Waterloo
BE-1180 Brussels
Belgium

Telephone: +32 486 31 OO 92
Email: rossi@rossicontemporary.be

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Taylor Galleries
16 Kildare Street
Dublin 2
Ireland

Telephone: +353 (O)1 676 6O55
Email: taylorgalleries@gmail.com

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Yanagisawa Gallery
Urawa City
Japan

Email: yana.t@nifty.com

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Gibbons & Nicholas
Ciara Gibbons

Telephone: +353 (0)86 8127161
Email: info@gibbonsnicholas.com