'PLAYING BALL' by MARY GREHAN
Oil on canvas, 8x8in, €120
GREHAN was the Arts Co-ordinator of the Waterford Healing Arts Trust,
a multi-disciplinary arts programme based in Waterford Regional Hospital
until September 2004. She has taken a one-year sabbatical to study for
a Masters in Arts and Health at the University of Central Lancashire,
Having trained as a ceramic artist in the National College of Art and Design, Dublin, she has been working as an arts manager /curator in community and health contexts since 1989.
Mary was the first Artistic Director of Tallaght Community Arts Centre (1995 – 2000), curator of inSite – a programme of community-led public art in Oxford, England (2001), has lectured in professional practice for artists at Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Dublin, (1999 – 2001), and has also worked as a free lance arts consultant.