John Cahill M.A. (R.C.A)
1954 Golborne, Lancs
1971-73 Wigan Technical College (foundation studies)
1973-76 Portsmouth Polytechnic,B.A.(Hons)Fine Art
1977-80 Royal College of Art M.A.Painting
1979 G.L.C.Prize in “Spirit of London”painting competition.
1980 Jeffrey Archer prize for best painting by artist under 30. G.L.C “Spirit of London” painting competition
1980 Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation sponsorship.
1981 G.L.C.”Spirit of London”highly commended.
1982 Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Sponsorship, First time awarded to the same artist twice
1985 Artist in Residence at Ferndale Comprehensive
1987 First prize at Royal Bath and West Show Art competition
1991 Second prize Wales Open art competition
ONE MAN SHOWS
1978 Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston, Lancs
1986 Wyeside Arts Centre. Buith Wells, Powys
1995 St. Davids Hall. Cardiff
1979 Cleveland (U.K.)International Drawing Bienale.
1982 Royal Academy Summer Show
1983 Brewhouse Theatre Open Exhibition. Taunton
1983 “Urban Images” Drumcroon Arts Centre. Wigan.
1985 Royal Academy Summer Show
1985 Newport City Museum and Art Gallery
1986 Barbican Arts Centre. London
1999-2000 Wales Drawing Bienale.(touring exhibition)
2003 Rona Gallery. Mayfair. London
2011 Sunday Times Watercolour Exhibition. Mall Galleries,London, and national touring exhibition.
2012 Lynn Painter-Stainers Exhibition. Mall Galleries, London, & W H Patterson Gallery, London
2014 Lynn Painter-Stainers Exhibition. Mall Galleries, London
2014 Sunday Times Watercolour Competition, Mall Galleries, London and nationwide touring exhibition (2 works exhibited)
2014 Waterfront Gallery, Milford Haven
2015 Lynn Painter-Stainers Exhibition. Mall Galleries, London. (2 works exhibited.)
1988 Opened Harbour Gallery