Lee Welch (IRL/USA) completed an MFA at the Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam and gained his BFA from the National College of Art and Design, Dublin. He has received support from the Arts Council, Culture Ireland and Dublin City Council. He is currently in the Pallas Projects/Studios, Dublin.
He has recently received a Bursary from the Arts Council (2012), the Banff Residency at The Banff Centre, Canada (2010) and his work has been featured in numerous exhibitions, most recently Screening Room: Dublin - Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany; Amikejo, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León (MUSAC), León, Spain; (WHOOPEE) we're all going to die, Pallas Projects, Dublin, Ireland; The Marriage of Reason and Squalor, II, Telephone Booth, Rotterdam; WordPerfect, NoPlace, Oslo, Norway; Love Letter To a Surrogate Stage II, Muhka, Antwerp, Belgium (2011); Clifford Irving Show, Objectif Exhibitions curated by Raimundas Malasauskas, Antwerp, Belgium; A Whole New Ball Game, Banff Centre (2010); Non-knowledge, Project Arts Centre, Dublin (2008); Claremorris curated by Lizzie Carey-Thomas (2008) and recently awarded CCA's annual commission, Production Ireland.
Welch lives and works in Dublin, Ireland.