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EDUCATION
2018 - 2020 MFA Fine Art, NCAD
1991 MA Conservation of Fine Art, Newcastle Polytechnic, Newcastle-upon-Tyne UK
1988 BA History of Art and Archaeology, University College Dublin  

AWARDS   
2019 Sponsors Portfolio, Graphic Studio Dublin  
2001 Sharing Conservation Science, The Louvre, Paris ICCROM    
1998 Japanese Paper Conservation (JPC96 + 98) ICCROM
1991 World of Watercolours and Drawings Scholarship

MEMBERSHIP    
Graphic Studio Dublin since 2010
Accredited Institute of Conservator-Restorers in Ireland

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017 Wilgefortis, Graphic Studio Gallery, Dublin 21 April - 09 May
2013 Surreal Estate, OC Architects, Ranelagh Arts Festival, Dublin, 13 - 29 September 
2013 Surreal Estate, Graphic Studio Gallery, Dublin, 09 May - 01 June

CURATED EXHIBITIONS
2017 Kennedy, R. McGuinne, N. and Ruane, A., Bristle: Hair and Hegemony, Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2020 Open Submission, Highlanes Municipal Gallery Drogheda, 7 June - 11 July
2019 The Body of Empathy, Hendrix College, Arkansas, USA, 19 September 2018 - 31 August 
2019 189th RHA Annual Exhibition, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, 22 May - 11 August
2019 Impressions Biennial, Galway International Arts Festival 15 - 28 July
2019 Come Back to Me, MFA interim group exhibition, RUA RED, Tallaght, Dublin, 02 - 10 May
2018 10th Sponsors Portfolio, Graphic Studio Gallery, Dublin, 08 December - 15 January
2018 On the Flipside: Wendy Judge, Niamh McGuinne and Mella Travers, The Darkroom, Dublin, 19 - 27 August
2017 Impressions Biennial, Galway International Arts Festival, 17 - 30 July
2017 187th RHA Annual Exhibition, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, 23 May - 12 August
2016 Urbis Felicitas, Graphic Studio Gallery, Dublin, 08 September - 01 October
2014 184th RHA Annual Exhibition, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin 27 May - 09 August
2013  A Natural Selection, Graphic Studio Dublin Group exhibition
- National Botanic Gardens Dublin 14 November - 05 December
- Greenacres Gallery, Wexford, 07 December - 18 January
- The Lavit Gallery, Cork, 18 March - 08 April 2014
- Galleri Astley, Uttersberg, Sweden, 27 April - 18 May 
- Royal Dublin Society, Ballsbridge, 11 June - 04 July 
- The Hamilton Gallery, Sligo, 13 June - 30 August
2013 Strumpet City, Graphic Studio Gallery, Dublin, 11 July - 24 August
2012 Impressions Biennial, Galway International Arts Festival, 16 - 29 July
2012 182nd RHA Annual Exhibition, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, 29 May - 18 August
2011 181st RHA Annual Exhibition, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, 25 May - 30 August
2011 Matrix Graphic Studio Gallery, Dublin, 09 December - 29 January
2010 Home, Draíocht, Dublin, 12 November - 22 January
2010  Gold, Graphic Studio Gallery, Dublin 04 - 26 June
- Galway International Arts Festival, 09 - 25 July
2010 Graphic Studio Dublin Golden Anniversary Exhibition, Farmleigh, 22 July - 05 September

FILM SCREENINGS / FESTIVALS
2019 Peripheral, Merciful Hour, The Darkroom, Dublin, 10 December
2013 Shadowlight, The Poetry Project, 01 January - 30 September
2013 Shadowlight, Kinsale Arts Festival, 06 - 14 July

PUBLICATIONS
Graphic Studio Dublin, 60 years; the Graphic Studio Artists Cardalog, GSD, 2019 
Fitzpatrick, O. Bristle: Hair and Hegemony, eds: Kennedy, R., McGuinne, N. and Ruane, A., Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda, 2017
Graphic Studio Dublin, 1960-2010 Celebrating 50 Years of Fine Art Printmaking, GSD, 2010
McGuinne, N. A History of Conservation in Ireland, Museum Ireland, Vol. 15. 2005
Reid, Z. McGuinne N. & Fields, J. The Yeats Archive: a method of identifying wax crayon, IIC Biennial Congress 2002, Baltimore, USA. IIC 2002
McGuinne, N. McLean P. & Plunkett, C. Protecting the Integrity of Impermanent Art, Contemporary Art: Creation, Curation, Conservation Conference Proceedings IPCRA, 2001
O’Connor A. & McGuinne, N. The Deeper Picture - Conservation at the National Gallery of Ireland, NGI, 1998

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