Hunter Valley Art - Kiera O'Toole

KIERA O'TOOLE

Artist Statement

Kiera O’Toole studied Fine Art at the Dublin Institute of Technology graduating in 2000 and went on to complete a Masters of Philosophy in Fine Art in Newcastle University, Australia in 2013. O’Toole has exhibited widely in group and solo exhibitions in Ireland, Finland and Australia including the National Museum of Australia in 2011. O’Toole has an extensive experience in teaching Fine Art as a casual academic in Newcastle University, NSW, Australia, TAFE (Training and Further Education), ETB (formerly VEC) and art tutor in Community colleges in NSW Australia and has obtained several artists in residencies. As an early career researcher, O’Toole has maintained her professional art practice with works collected in public and private collections including the Office of Public Works, Ireland.