Derek Menary

About Derek Menary

'Edge of a memory' 90cm x 60cm Queen of spades 'Queen of spades' 90cm x 60cm 'Edge of a memory 2' 90cm x 60cm 'Passage of the Saints' 70cm x 90 cm 'A road west' 60cm x 75cm Beach,-West-Wales.jpg (154179 bytes) 'Beach, Stormy Weather' 40x50cm 'Rocks and headland - Mayo' 45cm x 65cm Born in Belfast, Derek Menary (DW) initially studied under G.G. McCann, then at Belfast College of Art, followed by a Studentship with Belfast Arts Theatre. From 1964-69, the artist worked in the professional theatre and BBC Television (London). In 1970, he became a student at Dartington College of Arts, Devon. From 1973 to 1989, as well as painting, he worked as a teacher/lecturer. Derek Menary has exhibited widely, both in the UK and abroad, including London Contemporary Art Fairs 1990-96; Art Europa, Geneva; Miami Art Fair, Florida; The Royal Academy; Royal West of England Academy: The Royal Ulster Academy and Bath Contemporary Art Fair. Major exhibitions include galleries in London, Belfast, Dublin, Bristol, Southampton and Glasgow.