DAME PHILIPPA BAYLISS
Born Kilkenny 1940. Privately educated. Lived in Ireland, England, Sri Lanka, U.S.A., Vienna, France, Mexico and Sicily.
1961 – 1965
Formal training as a painter at The Byam Shaw School of painting, London. Studied under Bernard Dunstan, Maurice de Sausmarez, Peter Greenham and Marc Vaux; Jane Dowling for printmaking.
Received Byam Shaw open scholarship, Leverhulme Bursary and Major County Award, L.C.C.
National Diploma in Design.
Returned to Ireland, was first curator of Castletown House. Married and had three sons.
Moved to Ardclough and returned to full time painting.
1st Solo exhibition at the Neptune Gallery.
Visited Mexico for a second time.
Solo Exhibitions include
The Image Gallery, Dublin
Kennedy Gallery, Dublin
The Blenheim Gallery, Notting Hill Gate, London
The Gallery of Interior Design, New York
The Origin Gallery, Dublin
The Bank of Ireland, Foster Place (1999)
Kilcock Art Gallery (2001)
Origin Gallery (2003)
Group Exhibitions include
Royal Academy London
Kilcock Art Gallery
The Solomon Gallery
Newtownbarry House Gallery