2010 — Culture Ireland Bursary to present solo projects in Chicago and Los Angeles (2011).

2010 — Cill Rialaig‘Retreat’ residency project, nominated by B. Schwabsky.

2006 — Two month residency at the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, Bethany, Connecticut, U.S.A.

2006 — Arts Council Ireland Travel Award

2006 — ‘Irish Artists’ Award’ for one month residency at the Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, U.S.A.

2001 — Arts Council Ireland Major Bursary

1998 — E.V.+A ‘Open Award’

1997 — 3-month residency, Bemis Foundation, Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.A.

1997 — An Chomhairle Ealaíon/Aer Lingus Artflight (re. above)

1996 — An Chomhairle Ealaíon/Aer Lingus Artflight (re. Irish Days Baltic Art Centre)

1995 — EV + A ‘Open Award’ and ‘Exhibition Award’  (Adjudicator; Maria de Corral]

1995 — Arts Council Ireland Bursary 

1995 — Arts Council N.I.  Exhibition Bursary

1994 — Awarded 10 week 'End of Nation States' residency by the Banff Arts Centre, Canada. (Assisted by the Irish Cultural Relations Committee and the British Council)

1993 — Arts Council NI Bursary

1991 — Arts Council NI Bursary 

1990–1991 — P.S. 1 Fellowship, 1 year residency at P.S.1 Museum of Contemporary Art New York [Awarded jointly by the Arts Council N.I. & Ireland America Arts Exchange]

1990 — Arts Council N.I. - Bursary

1989 — Taylor Awards; Joint First Prize


Allied Irish Bank, Arts Council Ireland, Arts Council of Northern Ireland, Bank of Ireland, Bemis Foundation, Boyle Civic Collection, The British Council, Environmental Protection Agency, Fidelity Investments, Goldman Sachs UK, Irish Contemporary Arts Society, Irish Life, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Irish Medicines Board, Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, Law Society of Ireland, Limerick City Gallery, Mason-Hayes-Curran, Matheson-Ormsby-Prentice, Model and Niland Arts Centre, Monaghan County Museum, National Collection of Contemporary Drawing, National Self-portrait collection, Office of Public Works (State Collection), Royal Bank of Scotland, Sligo Municipal Collection,  Sligo Library, Ulster Bank, University of Ulster. Private collections Belgium, France, Germany, Holland, Ireland, Japan, U.K., U.S.A.