Irish sculptor John Behan studied at Ealing Art College, London, and the Royal Academy School, Oslo. Behan’s figurative sculptures in bronze, combine ancient culture and mythology with modern technique. He was a founder member of the New Artists’ group in 1962, the Project Art Centre in 1967 and the Dublin Foundry in 1970. Behan has exhibited nationally and internationally and completed major public commissions in Mayo, Donegal, Galway and Dublin. He is an elected member of the RHA and Aosdána.
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.