Statement

Niall Walsh lives and works in the north west of Ireland, on the very edge of Europe. Niall has chosen to live in this location for the quality of the natural environment which exists there. Walsh’s work is concerned with space and time, politics, social ethics and a fusion of strong fundamental issues regarding the environment.

Niall Walsh has exhibited widely,recent exhibitions include Haltestelle! Kunst 2007 in Nurenburg in Germany in June, the solo exhibition Black shown at the Dock in Carrick–on–Shannon in jan07, and at the clinton centre in Enniskellen in Nothern Ireland in dec 06. Model & Niland gallery Sligo, IRL. (2004), Jardin de las Esculplures, Xalapa Veracruz Mexico(2003) and Kauno Gallery Kanus Lithuania (1999).

His work was included in contempory art from Ireland at the European central Bank, Frankfurt, as well as in group exhibitions in India, Korea, Netherlands, Poland, U.S.A. Walsh’s Sculptures have been commissioned widly and can be seen in various public locations through-out Ireland. His work is also held in private collections worldwide. Niall is currently working on  public works for Leitrim County Council and Craigavon District Council, which will be completed later this year.