Carmel T. Madigan is a professional visual artist, original from the Bridges of Ross, Loophead. She holds a 2.1 honours degree in Business (Finance) from the University of Limerick. Having previously had a mulit-national career for fifteen years, Carmel has been developing her own arts practice for the past twenty-two years. She is a professional member of the VAI. She has exhibited widely in Ireland and abroad, including Sol Art Gallery Dublin, Wexford Opera Fringe Fest, Kinsale Arts Week, Old Markethouse Arts Centre, Dungarvan, Cockleshell Art Gallery, Wexford, Lahinch Art Gallery, Florence Bienniale, and Amsterdam Whitney New York. Her work has been purchased by the Office of Public Works, Dromoland Castle & Spa Estate, Maldron Hotel Group, Department of Defence, Waterford Municipal Art Collection, Bank of Ireland and others.