Desmond Carrick, RHA
Desmond was born in Dublin in 1928 and educated at the National College of Art in Ireland where he studied drawing under Seán Keating and Maurice MacGonigal. He was elected a full member of the Royal Hibernian Academy of Arts in Ireland in 1968, and served as Secretary between 1968 and 1982.
Although specialising as a painter in oils and watercolour, he has worked in varying media including lithography and stained glass. He has exhibited in many one-man and group exhibitions and his work is represented in private collections in the USA, Europe, Australia and New Zealand.