John Short is a graduate of Edinburgh College of Art and The Royal College of Art in London. He has won many awards and prizes for his watercolour paintings and drawings, including the Royal College of Art Drawing Prize, awards from the Royal Watercolour Society, London, K&M Evans Dublin, Whyte’s Auctioneers Dublin, D O Sullivan Dublin and many others.
His original paintings and prints are in private, national and corporate collections in Ireland and internationally. John’s drawings and illustrations have appeared in many publications including, Vogue, Harpers & Queen, The Irish Times and Independent Newspapers and was featured in the Irish Pavilion in EXPO World Fair in Shanghai.
John is a senior lecturer in in Drawing and Imagemaking in Dublin School of Creative Arts, DIT.
He lives in Dalkey, County Dublin.