Cathy Carman was born in Portlaoise and studied sculpture at NCAD.

She is widely acclaimed for her figurative work in wood, stone, bronze and ceramic. 

 Her expressionist style is also evident in the many public commissions she undertook, notably at the

  • St Kilian Deutche School Dublin

  • Parnell Street,Summerhill, Dublin Corporation

  • Blasket Island Visitors Centre, Dingle, Kerry

  •  Col. James Fitmaurice.Laois

  • Sligo County Council offices, Riverside, Sligo

  • Tullamore Garda Station

  • Castlerea Prison, Roscommon

  • Drumcoora Drumshambo, Co Leitrim

  • NS School Naomh Eoin Laois

  • Teagasc, Oak Park, Carlow

She continues to exhibit regularly, both in-group and solo shows both in Ireland and abroad, and her more recent work has used digital imaging, natural materials found objects and sound to contextualize and counterpoint the figure.

  • Her work is held in numerous public collections including

  • European Parliament

  • Arts Council

  • The Bank of Ireland Collection

  • Dublin County Council

  • Allied Irish Banks Collection

  • County Hall, Laois County Council

  • Standard Life Insurance Company

  • The National Self Portrait Collection, Limerick.

  • Tyrone Guthrie Collection, Annamakerrig.


Cathy is a member of Aosdana


Cathy Carman


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