Artist, writer and cartographer Tim Robinson was born in Yorkshire, England in 1935. He studied mathematics at Cambridge and worked as a visual artist in Istanbul, Vienna and London among other places. In 1972 he moved to Aran Islands, Ireland and began writing and making maps. He is the author of ‘Stones of Aran’ and the acclaimed trilogy published by Penguin ‘Connemara: Listening to the Wind’, ‘Connemara: A Little Gaelic Kingdom’ and ‘Connemara: The Last Pool of Darkness’. His maps of the Aran Islands, Connemara and Burren in Co. Clare are printed by Folding Landscapes, a publishing house set up by him and his wife Máiréad in 1984 in Roundstone, Connemara where they both lived until 2015.
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.