Neil is an emerging artist based in Dublin, Ireland. He received his MFA from the Ruskin School of Art, Oxford University (June 2016) and his BFA from the National College of Art in Dublin (2010), achieving Distinction in both. Since 2010, Carroll has been continuously exhibiting in solo and group shows. He was awarded the IMMA 1000 studio residency award in 2018. In 2017 he was selected to exhibit as part of New Contemporaries 2017 in the UK. In 2015 he was the recipient of a fellowship to the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine, USA. He was previously awarded the Hennessey-Craig scholarship for painting at the Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin in 2012 and he has also received artist’s bursaries from the Arts Council of Ireland (2018, 2017, 2015).
image caption: Fissure, 2018