Brian King (b. Dublin, Ireland, 1942 d. 2017) studied in the National College of Art and Design in Dublin.
He represented Ireland at the Paris Biennale in 1969 and 1983. He participated in the Irish Exhibition of Living Art from 1964 to 1978. Solo exhibitions include Dawson Gallery, Dublin (1968, 1974, 1975); Ulster Museum , Belfast (1973); Project Arts Gallery, Dublin (1980); Taylor Galleries , Dublin (1979,1982, 1988, 1990) and the Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin (1982).
Apart from The Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon, King’s work is held in public collections including Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane; Crawford Municipal Gallery, Cork; RTE; Bank of Ireland; Allied Irish Bank; University of Ulster and University College, Dublin, and Farmleigh House, Dublin.