2013 Galway Film Fleadh, selected in competition, trailer for “…for peace comes dropping slow…”,30 Minute Film Festival, Galway, Ireland
2012 International Film Festival For Peace, “…for peace comes dropping slow…”, Honourable Mention, Best International Short Film, Jakarta, Indonesia
2012 Signal Shortlist Short Fest, nominated TV3 award “…for peace comes dropping slow…”, Signal, Bray, Dublin, Ireland
2011 U.S Premiere of “…for peace comes dropping slow…”, Nominated Best Short Film, New Hope Film Festival, PA, USA.  Festival Genius, Audience Buzz, 1st place
2011  “…for peace comes dropping slow…” Best Experimental Short, Honourable Mention, Corona Fastnet Short Film Festival, Schull, Cork, Ireland
2011  “…for peace comes dropping slow…” IFI, Irish Film Institute, Short Films @ The Model, Sligo Ireland
2010 U.K Premiere of “…for peace comes dropping slow…” Nominated Best Irish Short, Foyle International Film Festival, Derry, NI, Irish Premiere Gaiety Cinema, Sligo, Ireland, sneak previews: Strule Arts Centre, Omagh, NI and Glasshouse, Culture Night Sligo,Ireland
2010 SLIGLOW2 @The Glasshouse, Culture Night Ireland,  artist lead, site-specific, and public collaborative light writing installation with Lisa Vandegrift Davala, and invited photographers and artists, Sligo, Ireland
2009 SLIGLOW @The Glasshouse, Culture Night Ireland, artist lead, site-specific, and public collaborative  light installation with Lisa Vandegrift Davala, and invited artists and photographers,  Sligo, Ireland
2003 Celestial Circus The Crayola Factory Museum, Permanent Installation, in collaboration with 15 interns from the Easton Children’s Home, Easton, PA, USA,
1996 Shaking The Tree: L. Vandegrift Davala and Studio, Berman Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA, USA
1993-94 Tuatha Dé Danann, Lords of Light, Frank Martin Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA, USA
1993-94 Sculpting the Bloom, Back-a-the-Altar Gallery, Egner Memorial Chapel, Allentown, PA, USA
1991-92 L. Vandegrift Davala, Alleluias of Love: Selected Works 1979-1991, 12-year retrospective, Berman Museum of Art,   Philadelphia, touring to Rathbone Gallery, Albany, NY, Lycoming College Gallery, PA
1979/80 L. Vandegrift Davala, Cork Arts Society Gallery, Cork, Ireland
2009-10 New Wave, Canon of the 21st Century, Artist’s Illustrated Books, Exhibition and AHRC research project (invited) UWE, UK
2009 Boyle Arts Festival Exhibition, (invited) King House, Boyle, Co. Roscommon, Ireland
2007 HEAL, Naughton Gallery, Queens University, Belfast, Northern Ireland
2006-09 Sitting Room, touring to Alsager Gallery, MMU Manchester, Permanent Gallery, Brighton, Winchester Gallery, Winchester, UWE Bristol, Enschede Academy of Visual Arts, The Netherlands, Ruskin Gallery, Cambridge, K Gallery, Almeida, CA, Universidad Autonoma Metropolotana, Mexico City, Martha Hellion Artist Book Center, Mexico City
2003 Manifestations/Form & Function, Denise Bibro Fine Art, NYC, NY, USA
2002 Figurative Works 2002, Montgomery Armory Center, West Palm Beach, FL, USA, juror, Olga Viso (Hirshhorn)
2002 AONE USA Silvermine, New Canaan, CT, USA, juror Ann Temkin, (Phila. Museum of Art)
2001-02 7th Wexford International Artist’s Book Exhibition, Wexford Arts Centre, touring Cork and Derry, Ireland
1998 Agart World Print Festival, Ljubljana, Slovenia, (three works)
1992 2UP, First Annual Juried Exhibition, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA, USA
1993 Harmonious Markings, Calligraphy and the Book, Kamin Gallery, U of P, (invited artist), Philadelphia, PA, USA
1993 Art In Residence III & IV, Historic Landmarks, Philadelphia, PA, USA, guest artist, curator
1992 Eat, Benefit for New York Food Cupboard, (invited artist), Schacht Fine Arts Center, Troy, NY, USA
1991 Gimpel Fils, London, UK
1990 Flower, Exhibition to Benefit Persons with AIDS, (invited artist), Schacht Fine Arts Center, Troy, NY, USA
1989 Oireachtas, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, Ireland
1989 12th Claremorris Exhibition, Claremorris Art Gallery, Co. Mayo, Ireland, selected by Brian Fallon
1988 Oireachtas, Bank of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
1987 S.A.D.E., Crawford Municipal Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland
1987 Fenderesky Art Gallery Open Exhibition Competition, (First prize)Belfast, Northern Ireland
1987 10th Claremorris St., Coleman’s College, Co. Mayo, selector Henry Meyric Hughes (British Council)
1987 Self Portraits Exhibition, Irish Visual Arts Foundation, (invited artist), Project Arts Center, Dublin, Ireland
1986 Independent Artists Exhibition, Guinness Hop Store, Dublin, Ireland
1984-87 Contemporary American Prints, (invited artist), Ducal Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia
1984 Gimpel Fils, London, UK, (nine works)
Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK
MoMA, Franklin Furnace Collection, NYC, USA
The Crayola Factory Museum, Easton, PA, USA
National Library of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
Boyle Civic Art Collection, King House Gallery & Museum, Roscommon, Ireland
Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Bokartas, Vilnius, Lithuania
CIC, Corporate Insurance Consultants, King of Prussia, PA, USA
Private collections in Belgium, Britain, Greece, Ireland, Malaysia, Spain, and USA

2013 Galway Film Fleadh, nominated 30 Minute Film Fest (trailer/ “…for peace comes dropping slow…”)
2012 International Film Festival for Peace, Jakarta, Indonesia, Awarded Honourable Mention, Best International Short Film, “…for peace comes dropping slow…”
2012 Signal Film Fest, Short List Showcase, Nomination, TV3 broadcast, Bray, Wicklow, Ireland, “…for peace comes dropping slow…”
2011 Corona Fastnet Short Film Festival, Sckull, Cork, Ireland Best Experimental Film, runner-up, “…for peace comes dropping slow…”
2011 Official Selection, screening in competition, New Hope International Film Festival, USA, nominated Best Short film, Festival Genius: 1st place Festival Genius, Audience Buzz,“…for peace comes dropping slow…”
2010 23rd International Foyle Film Festival, Nominated Best Irish Short, Screened in competition, Derry, UK, “…for peace comes dropping slow…”
2010 Public Art Commission, Sligo County Council Arts Office, Sligo, Ireland, for film
2009 Artist’s Bursary, Sligo County Council Arts Office, Sligo, Ireland, for film
2008/09 Artist’s Residency, Film, Roscommon County Council, Roscommon, Ireland, for film
2003 Commission, Residency, The Crayola Factory Museum at Three Rivers Landing, Easton, PA, USA
1991 Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation Grant, NYC, USA
1987 First Prize, Fenderesky Art Gallery Open Exhibition, Belfast, Northern Ireland
1984 Outstanding Contribution, Architecture and Design, presented by Irish President Dr. Patrick Hillery
Tyler School of Art of Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA, Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, Painting
Apprenticed to American painter Richard Callner, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Aegean School of Fine Art, Paros, Cyclades, Greece
École de Mime Potash, Montpellier, France
1997 Ireland: Light Body and Soul, AOV Gallery. On-line photographic exhibition
1996 Richard Callner: Recent Oils and Watercolors, AOV Gallery. On-line exhibition
1994 Alexander Calder at the Touraine, Philadelphia, PA
1993 Marc Chagall, The Bible, Egner Memorial Chapel, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA
1993 Art In Residence III, IV, Historic Landmarks for Living, Philadelphia, PA
2006 Artist-Teacher, MFA program, Vermont College of Union Institute and University
2002-05 Visiting Lecturer to Design Services, Crayola, PA, USA
Group workshops for continuing education of Design Services staff.
1995-00 President and Co-founder, Art On View, Inc., Internet Development, Philadelphia, PA
1994 Visiting Lecturer to combined Irish Studies and Art History, Villanova University and Rosemont College, Villanova, PA
1993 Artist speaker, Van Pelt Library, University of Pennsylvania
1991 Artist lecturer, Russell Sage College, Albany, NY
1991 Keynote speaker, Phi Alpha Club, PhD theologians, “On The Spiritual in Art”, Philadelphia, PA
1988 Artist speaker, Friends of The Chester Beatty Library & Gallery of Oriental Art, Dublin, Ireland
1985-86 Architectural design consultant to the Bank of Ireland, Allied Irish Banks
1984-85 Lecturer and workshop leader, Limerick Vocational Education Committee, Limerick, Ireland
1984 Lecturer to Secondary School Art Teachers, Limerick
1984 Keynote Speaker, Society of Designers of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
1984 Visiting Lecturer, Limerick College of Art and Design
1981-06 Taught private students and apprentices
1981 Visiting Lecturer, National College of Art and Design and College of Marketing and Design
1980-2 Visiting lecturer, workshop leader and consultant, An Foras Forbartha (The National Institute for Planning and Research), Dublin, Ireland
1978-86 Formed company in Ireland specializing in architectural restoration, decoration, and colour consultancy
Women in Film and TV, Ireland,  Visual Artists Ireland, IVARO, DACS, IAA U.N.E.S.C.O., Tax Exemption for Artists, Ireland; Archives on Women Artists, National Museum of Women in The Arts, Washington, D.C.