Annabel Potterton

Annabel has had solo exhibitions in the Café Wall Gallery in Solstice Arts Centre and during Wexford Fringe and has had work selected for Surveyor in Solstice  (2011-2016).  I Bienal Internacionale de Pinture al pastel en Espana at the University of Oviedo in Spain (2011), Unit 4 at The Lab, Dublin 1 (2015), Conflict at the Little Buckland Gallery during the Broadway Arts Festival, UK (2016) and was shortlisted for the Royal Ulster Academy in 2016. She participated in Borders with the Nepal Leprosy Trust in Kathmandu, Cill Rialig, Kerry and Laois Arthouse, Stradbally (2015) and Incognito in the Solomon Gallery for the Jack and Jill Foundation (2017). She also exhibits and works with the FreeRange Collective and The Connolly Collective making work for Connolly Hospital.

She is currently studying painting at the RHA, has a Diploma in Fine Art from NCAD (2014) and completed a residency in The Lab (Foley St, Dublin 1) as part of FreeRange in 2015.

Previous Exhibitions 

2017
Group Show – Things we hide in corners – FreeRange Collective, Athena Room, Sol Gallery, Dublin 2

2016
Shortlisted for the Royal Ulster Academy Open Exhibition, RUA, Belfast.
Group Show – Connolly Revealed – Connolly Collective, Connolly Hospital Members Exhibition with the Pastel Society of Ireland, Island Arts Centre, Lagan Valley, Lisburn
Group Show – Reflections –  Meath Arts Group curated by David Quinn, Solstice Arts Centre
Group Show – NCAD CEAD Show, Dublin 8
Group Show – Surveyor Open Exhibition, Solstice Arts Centre, Navan, Co Meath
Group Show – Celebrating 60 years of Connolly Hospital – Group Show with Connolly Collective, Connolly Hospital

2015
Solo Show – New Work-  Wexford Fringe Festival.
Group Show – Decay – Meath Arts Group Solstice Arts Centre, Navan, Co Meath
Group Show – FREErange – The Place Collective, Unit 4, The Lab, James Joyce Street, Dublin 1
Group Show – Surveyor Open Exhibition, Solstice Arts Centre, Navan, Co Meath
Solo Show – a patchwork of the vegetable garden – Solstice Arts Centre, Navan
Group Show – Borders – in aid of Nepal Leprosy Trust. Khatmandu, Nepal, Cill Rialig, Kerry and Laois Arthouse, Stradbally.

2014
Group Show – Text to Visual – Meath Arts Group, Solstice Arts Centre, Navan, Co Meath
Group Show – Surveyor Open Exhibition, Solstice Arts Centre, Navan, Co Meath
Group Show – Pastel Society 25th Annual Exhibition, Titanic Centre, Belfast
NCAD CEAD Show, Dublin 8

2013
Group Show – Ni-Ma-Si Art – The Old Schoolhouse Art Group, Tayto Park, Ashbourne, Co Meath
Group Show – Surveyor Open Exhibition, Solstice Arts Centre, Navan, Co Meath
Group Show – See the Future NCAD CEAD Show, Dublin 8
Group Show – Members Exhibition, Pastel Society of Ireland. Newry and Mourne Arts Centre, Newry, Co Down

2012
Group Show – Surveyor – Open Exhibition, Solstice Arts Centre, Navan, Co Meath
Three person Show – In Your Face – The Venue, Ratoath, Co Meath

2011
Group Show – Members exhibition, Pastel Society of Ireland, St Patrick’s Centre, Downpatrick, Co Down
Group Show – Geraldine Castle (OPW building), Maynooth, Co Kildare
Selected for I Bienal Internacionale de Pintura al pastel en Espana, University of Oviedo, Spain

2009
Group Show – Castletown House, Celbridge, Co Kildare

2008
Group Show – Fusion curated by Robert Ballagh at Toradh Art Gallery, Ashbourne, Co Meath
Three person Show –Indigo Blue – Leixlip Gallery, Leixlip, Co Kildare