Alan’s work to date straddles the boundaries of contemporary craft, sculpture, and architecture and has been exhibited both nationally and internationally. Graduating with a Masters in Architecture from University College Dublin in September 2015, Alan currently works from his studio in County Laois, imagining and creating one of a kind and speculative pieces for both public and private clients. Completed projects include; one of a kind furniture, public space design, and a collection of sculptural wood-turned vessels.
Alan won a Royal Dublin Society Craft Awards bursary in 2018 and was DCCOI - Future Maker of the year 2017. Other recent awards include; Laois winner of Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneur 2016 and an architectural design award from the Institute of Designers in Ireland for a large scale public space at Newpark Comprehensive School.