John Moore, born Dublin, 1962, graduated from the College of Marketing and Design, Dublin in 1986. Founder member of the Temple Bar Gallery and Studios, Dublin 1986 - 2013. Solo exhibitions include The Dreaming Heads, DCA gallery, Santa Monica, California, USA , VOY, Berkeley Gallery, Kilkenny , Other Senses, The Vaults, Dublin , Oceans, Art in Heaven, Roundstone, Galway , Anatomies, Model Art Centre, Sligo  and Anya von Gosseln Gallery, Dublin , and FLUX, Green on Red Gallery, Dublin .
Recent group exhibitions include Painting and Drawing, Newtownbarry House Gallery, Wexford , New Axis, Talbot Gallery, Dublin, , The Royal Hibernian Academy annual exhibition, Dublin [2006/08/10], Boyle Arts Festival, Roscommon , Celtic Art 3 Delia Cabral Gallery, Venice, California, USA, , 6 x 6: Irish Art at 411 Gallery, Hangzhou, China . John was awarded the Iontas drawing award in 1993. His work can be found in the collections of Bank of Ireland, Guinness Peat Aviation, The Office of Public Works, The Crawford Gallery Collection, Cork, The Arts Council of Ireland, The Department of an Taoiseach, CIAS, and The Boyle Civic Collection, Roscommon.