American artist Jack Coughlin studied at the Rhode Island School of Design and at the Arts Students League in New York. He has exhibited his prints, drawings and watercolours since the 1960s, including solo exhibitions in the US, Italy and Ireland. Best known for his portraits of literary figures Coughlin has also created low relief sculptures in the lost wax-bronze casting technique. In addition to his work as an artist and a sculptor, Coughlin is Professor Emeritus of Art at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. His work is represented in major collections including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; MoMA, New York, and the University of Ulster, Coleraine.
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.