Samuel Walsh (b. England, 1951) studied at Limerick School of Art and Design, National College of Art and Design, Dublin and Mary Immaculate College of Education, Limerick.
Selected one-person exhibitions include Hillsboro Fine Art, Dublin, Ireland (2012, 2007); VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art, Carlow (2011); Hunt Museum, Limerick (2010); Centre International d'Art Contemporain, Pont-Aven, France (2008) and Limerick City Gallery of Art, Limerick (2007). Selected group exhibitions include 3rd International Drawing Biennale, Melbourne, Australia (2005); Drawings and Works on Paper from the IMMA Collection, Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA), Dublin (2005); IV International Biennial of Drawing, Pilsen, Czech Republic (2004); and 15th International Triennial of Drawing, Rijeka, Croatia (2001). He was commissioned by The Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon to produce work for the touring school show ‘Inside Out’ (1993).
Walsh is represented in the collection of The Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon, among many others including Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA), Dublin; Contemporary Irish Art Society; Trinity College, Dublin; University of Limerick; University College Dublin; University College, Cork; National Collection of Contemporary Drawing, Limerick; Crawford Gallery, Cork; Limerick City Gallery of Art; Budapest Museum of Fine arts, Hungary; Musée de Pont-Aven, France; and Moderna Galerija Rijeka, Croatia.