Helena Zak was born in Stockholm, Sweden and lived in Paris before moving to Ireland in 1976. Zak began working as a full time artist in 1980 and was awarded an Arts Council bursary in 1981. Her first solo exhibition took place at the Triskel Arts Centre, Cork, in the same year. Her work has also been shown at the Exhibition of Visual Art, Limerick, the Oliver Dowling Gallery, Dublin, and Crawford Art Gallery, Cork.
To ensure the health and safety of the public, in line with current government restrictions, IMMA’s galleries will close from 24 December until further notice. All tickets purchased for Paula Rego, Obedience and Defiance exhibition will be refunded over the next two weeks. We appreciate your patience during this time.