Marie Carroll was born in St Johnís Wood, London, of Quaker stock. Her formal training was at Goldsmith College of Art where she spent three years learning and developing her masterly control of light and colour. The influence of her early impressionism and postimpressionism is readily recognisable in Marieís work.
After graduating from college she spent a number of years working in Paris from where she moved to Montraux, Switzerland. On returning to London she took up painting full time and started to sell through well-established galleries in Sloane Square and Londonís West End.
Marie moved to Ireland in the 1970ís where she fell in love with the vibrant landscapes of counties Dublin and Wicklow. Her work is also inspired by the... read more