Born in May 1976 in Letterkenny, Co.Donegal. In 1979, he moved to Omagh in Co. Tyrone. In 1998 he graduated with a BA Hons in Fine Arts, specialising in painting, from the University of Ulster. He has since moved to Dublin where works as a full time artist. He has participated in many group exhibitions including the RUA where he won Best Self Portrait in 1996 and 1999 and the RHA.