Self Portrait


Exhibitions and Awards

Previous Next


Robert Lee-Wade, RUA                                            

 Royal Ulster Academician                                          

+44 (0)7786 338226 (mob) 


EXHIBITIONS                                           ONE-MAN SHOWS


1972                                                     The Manor Gallery, Royston, Cambridge

1977 + 1987                                           Ulster Arts Club Gallery, Belfast

1979                                                     Queens University, Belfast

1991 + 2003                                           Cavehill Gallery, Belfast

1991                                                     The Oriel Gallery, Dublin

1992                                                     Yeats’ Memorial Gallery, Sligo

1992-95                                                Orla Celtic Art, New York

1994/95                                                Guinness Gallery, Dublin

1995                                                     Shambles Gallery, Hillsborough, Co. Down, N.I.

1996                                                    One Oxford Street Gallery, Belfast

2000/01                                                Gallery 148, Holywood, Co. Down, N.I.

2000                                                    Upfront Gallery, Penrith, Cumbria

2002                                                    Newtown Gallery, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

2005                                                    Tom Caldwell Gallery, Belfast



1973/4 + 2005/06                                  Tom Caldwell Gallery, Belfast

1980-99                                               Ulster Arts Club, Belfast

1986– present                                       Royal Ulster Academy, Belfast

1990-96                                               Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin

1990                                                   Christie’s Fine Art Sale, Belfast

1990-2003                                           Cavehill Gallery, Belfast

1991                                                   The Mall Galleries, London

1992                                                   Winner of the Laing Painting Competition (N.I. section)

1992-93                                              Mistral Gallery, Dover Street, London

1993-2003                                           Guinness Gallery, Dublin

1995-96                                              Fairfax Gallery, Tonbridge Wells, Kent

1997-98                                              Bank Street Gallery, Sevenoaks, Kent

1999-2000, 2006                                  Boyle Festival, Co. Roscommon, Eire

From 2000:

                                                         Eakin Gallery, Belfast

                                                         Mullan Gallery, Belfast

                                                         Gallery 148, Holywood, Co. Down, N.I.

                                                         Red Rag Gallery, Stow-on-the Wold, U.K.

                                                         Gormley’s Gallery, Belfast & Dublin

                                                         Island Irish Art, Coleraine, N.I.

                                                         Walker Galleries, Harrogate

                                                         Brownstone Gallery, Modbury, Devon

                                                         Stroud Valley Arts

                                                         Royal Ulster Academy Annual Exhibition



Allied Irish Bank, Dublin               Europa Hotel, Belfast                              Belfast City Council

Dept of Environment, Belfast        Public Records Office, Belfast                  Ulster Bank, Belfast

Dunadry Inn, Co. Antrim              Stormont Govt. Offices                           Ulster Museum, Belfast 

First Trust Bank, Belfast              United Drug Co., Dublin                           I.B.E.C., Dublin

Chelsea & Westminster Hospital Trust                                                      Art UK



Arts Council Travel Award to New York for 1992 Exhibition, and to Philadelphia 2002

The National Self Portrait Collection, Limerick, Eire, 1996

Artist-in-Residence, and onboard exhibitions for Voyages of Discovery

(including Mediterranean, Baltic & Caribbean cruises) 1997–2011