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, IMMA’s galleries will be closed from the evening of Friday 18 September until Saturday 10 October 2020. The grounds of IMMA and the RHK will remain open. Thank you for your cooperation.