Eamon O'Kane (b. 1974) is currently Visiting Research Fellow in Fine Art at UWE, Bristol. He studied in Dublin, Belfast and New York. He has exhibited widely and is the recipient of many awards including the Taylor Art Award, Tony O'Malley Award, Fulbright Award and EV+A Open Award. In 2006 he was short-listed for the AIB Prize and received a Pollock Krasner foundation grant. He was recently short-listed for the Jerwood Drawing Prize.