Paul Walls

Born: Belfast 1965
Trained: Manchester Medlock Fine Arts Centre 1985-88
Taught Art in various Sec. Schools & Learning Centres 1988-95
Community Artist, Belfast, working on Murals for Schools 1990-91
Member of NI Arts Council Young Arts Directory and Talks on Scheme1996
Elected An Associate Academician of the RUA 1999

One Person Show ‘Belfast and the Lagan’, The Eakin Gallery, Belfast 2008
One Person Show, ‘Harbours’, The Eakin Gallery, Belfast 2006
RUA at Boyle Arts Festival  2006
Four Man Show, Eakin Gallery, Belfast  2005
One Person Exhibition, Walls of Paint, The Eakin Gallery, Belfast 2004 Magil Fine Art, Dublin 2003
The Laneside Gallery, Coleraine 2003-06
Some Recent Irish Painting, Messum’s, London 2002
One Person Exhibition, The Eakin Gallery, Belfast 2001
The Dyehouse Gallery, Waterford 2001
The Irish Art Exhibition, The Eakin Gallery, Belfast 2001
The Ashford Gallery RHA Gallagher Gallery, Dublin 2001
The James Gallery, Bangor  2001
The Irish Show, Walker Galleries, Harrogate 2000
Modern Ulster Show, The Eakin Gallery, Belfast  2000
Hunter Simmonds Gallery, Bournemouth  2000
Ireland Today, Messum’s, London  2000
The Irish Show Albemarle GalleryLondon 1999
One Person Exhibition, Cavehill Gallery, Belfast 1998
The Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London 1998
The McGilloway Gallery, Derry 1997-06
The Eakin Gallery, Belfast 1997-06
The Elaine Somers Gallery, Holywood 1997-98
The Waterfront Hall, Belfast 1997
Glebe House, Donegal  1997
Two Person Exhibition, Cavehill Gallery, Belfast 1996
Charles Gilmore Gallery, Holywood 1995-97
The Garrett Gallery, Holywood 1995-96
Iontas Small Works Competion, Sligo 1995
The Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast  1995
The Cavehill Gallery, Belfast 1994-99
The Mall Galleries, London  1994-98
The Six Artists Exhibition, Ulster Arts Club, Belfast 1994
The Ulster Arts Club, Belfast  1993-96
The Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin 1991
The Royal Ulster Academy, Belfast  1990-06
The Higgins Gallery, Belfast  1990-97
The Laing Exhibition, Belfast/London 1989-97
The Kerlin Gallery, Belfast 1989-00
The Bell Gallery, Belfast  1989

The Mooney Hotel Group   2003
Irish News Prize RUA         2003
Wellington Park Prize RUA     1999
Arts Council of Northern Ireland Official Arts Award   1999
President’s Prize RUA      1998
Artslink’s Artist of the month (Arts Council of NI)     1998
Arts Council of Northern Ireland Visual Arts Award   1998
Highly Commended, The Laing Art Competition     1997
Wallace Wray Prize for Best Landscape, RUA      1996
The Ulster Arts Club Gallery Award       1995

A Buyers Guide to Irish Art, Ashville Media Group   2002
Stepping Stones,The Arts in Ulster 1971-2001, Publisher,Blackstaff Press
RUA, Diploma Collection, Publisher, RUA Trust Ltd (NI 32115)  2000
Illustrated Post Cards for Irish Art Company, Publisher, Priory Press 1998
Illustrated Environmental Book, 3rd World Project, Publisher, OWC 1995
Illustrated Environmental Workbook for Schools, Publisher, CCS 1991

Ulster Museum
The Haverty Trust Collection
National Self Portrait Collection
Department of the Environment, NI
Ulster Television
Private Collections throughout Ireland, UK and USA