Daniel Mc Keon
Daniel McKeon was born in Dublin Ireland in 1956. He now resides in Dublin working from a studio in the historic Henrietta Street area of Dublin 1. He attended Dun Laoghaire School of Art 1977 to 1979 and was an early member of the Visual Arts Centre Dublin 1977 to 1983. During this time he was awarded an Arts council of Ireland Materials/Equipment Award. Art Flight Aer Lingus Travel award. Arts Council of Ireland Studio Rental Assistance Grants. Publication grants for Response and Flux Exhibition Catalogues. Member of Visual Artist Ireland.
Over the years I have exhibited in many Group Exhibitions. Oireachtais / Independent Artist. Boyle Arts Festival.
Wexford Artist Books. Ramus Artcore Annual Exhibitions. Art of the State Emerging Art Touring Exhibition.
RHA 179th 2009 Invited Artist.
Artist Residency with Artcore at the Botanic Gardens Dublin resulting in an Artist Book Fantasy Botanic Gardens 2001.
Response 1995 curator multimedia exhibition at the Irish Life Centre Dublin.
Flux 1997-1999 curated with artist Jackie Askew a multimedia touring exhibition Kilkenny Town Hall Droichead Arts Centre. South Tipperary Arts Centre.Bank of Ireland Arts Centre Dublin.
Solo Exhibitions: 1991 Droichead Arts Centre Co Louth. 1995 Altered States The Guinness Gallery Foxrock. 1998 Resonance with Jackie Askew Greannan Watermill Gallery Thomastown Co Killkenny. 2003-2006 New Works Studio View Henrietta Street Dublin. 2008 Autumn Exhibition. The Central Bank Dublin organised by Access to Art Gallery. Clyne Gallery Dublin 2010/11
2010 Opening. The Clyne gallery Dublin. 1997 Irish Scottish Art: Multimedia Exhibition in various locations in the Town of Burgwedel Hanover Germany.
1996 / 1997 Claremorris and Hexham UK.
1998 Six Dubliners. Painting Performance Photography as part of Greenwich and Docklands International Arts Festival. APT Gallery Studios London UK.
RHA annual exhibition Gallagher gallery Dublin 28th May to 17th August 2013.
Chroma One Person Exhibition at The Courthouse Gallery Ennistymon County Clare. 7th June to 4th July 2013.
Round Table Postal Collage Project Curated by Marty McCutcheon 2013/14
30 March to 13th April 2013. The Shuman Block Berkeley California USA 20th April to 25 May 2013 Ramon Tailor San Francisco CA USA. East Bay open studios Festival 1st-29th June 2013 Berkeley CA USA.