Nov 14th

Artist Statement on 'Invocation' exhibition.

Tallaght Community Arts presents 'INVOCATION', a solo exhibitiion by Bernie Masterson comprising of six works, three video shorts, and three installations, on church and state institutional abuse. Opens Friday 14 November and runs until the 20 December in Gallery 2 RUA RED Tallaght. Marie Collin Irish Member of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors opened the exhibition. One of the works is placed in the Square Shopping Centre Oratory Level 1 Unit 127 by kind permission of Fr. Pat Lucey.

Sept 20th

Artist Statement on 'WEATHER' exhibition.

'WEATHER', a solo exhibition of new paintings opened on Saturday 20th in Draiocht Art Centre and runs until the 22 November. The exhibiton was opened by Michael Harding who gave an introduction to the subject matter and the paintings. Click here to get it on youtube


May 26th

Dr Maebh O'Regan Ph.D. will deliver a paper on Bernie Masterson's work 'Drawing on the Body' at the Centre for History of Medicine in Ireland Conference at the University of Ulster Belfast on May 26th 2011.
The exhibition Drawing on the Body will also be shown during the conference.
Click here to an listen to an edited version of the paper on youtube.

March 16th - April 28th

Drawing On The Body opens in WHAT (Waterford Healing Arts Trust) based in the Regional Hospital Waterford on the 16th March and runs until the 28th Apri 2011. The exhibition will open with an artist’s talk on Wednesday the 16th March at 10am in the WHAT Centre for Arts & Health followed by an interview by Jacqui Corcoran from RTE Radio One's Art Programme "Arena". This is to be aired on Tuesday the 22nd of March at 7.30pm. A sound file will be posted on this page after the programme is aired.
The Waterford Healing Arts Trust acknowledges the financial support of the Arts Council in making this exhibition possible.

Listen to Jacqui Corcoran interviewing Bernie Masterson on her exhibition "Drawing on the Body", for Arena ( RTE Radio One) Arts Programme aired on Tuesday the 22nd March.


July 22nd - August 15th

Living Landscape is a solo exhibition of paintings by Bernie Masterson based on the Irish landscape at the Custom House Callery Westport, Co. Mayo.

April 10 - May 8th

Drawing on the Body Exhibition at RUA RED Tallaght April 2010 a solo exhibition by Bernie Masterson. For more information on gallery dates and time see TCA or RUA RED websites