Ronan Bowes was awarded his Postgraduate Certificate in Art Education from Northumbria University (Newcastle, UK) 2010 and his B.F.A 1st Class Honors (Valedictorian) from John Moores Art School (Liverpool, UK) 2008.
Bowes has taught his subject through public schools in Ireland, England and most recently the Alternative High School System in New York, USA where he educated students with special needs. He was a selected artist with NYC Crit club in the Spring of 2018.
Exhibiting his work most recently with Delphian Gallery London as one of the 45 internationally selected artists through the galleries annual Open Call.
Other recent exhibitions include Boyle Arts Festival (Roscommon, Ireland), El Triunfo (New York, USA), Standard Projects (Wisconsin, USA) and Aqua Art Fair (Miami, USA).
Bowes has curated exhibitions at Aside Bside Gallery (London, UK), White Elephant Arts (Melbourne, AU) and John Moores University (Liverpool, UK).
His work has been featured in chief curator Rebecca Wilson's collections through Saatchi Art. "Cool it" 2016 was a round winner of ArtSlant's 2016 6th Annual Showcase; "Stranded" 2016 was also a round winner of ArtSlant's 2016 7th Annual Showcase.
He was commissioned to create work for the Liverpool Biennial (UK) 2008. You can find his work in the National Collection of "Your Paintings" by the BBC (England, UK) and in the 10th Anniversary edition of Art Maze Magazine 2018 as well as field related online platforms such as Structure and Imagery by artist, curator and writer Paul Behnke.
Bowes has been an artist in resident with White Elephant Arts (Melbourne, AU) and St. Joesph Swan School (Northumbria, UK); he will be attending the Lodestar Art School (Co.Limerick, Ireland) residency in the summer of 2019.