Karen Donnellan is a visual artist, educator and writer from Ireland. She earned a B.Des from the National College of Art and Design, Dublin and attained a MFA from the Rochester Institute of Technology, New York. She is a past board member of the Glass Art Society and regularly contributes to their publication GASNews. She has exhibited nationally and internationally at venues including the Irish Museum of Contemporary Art, Traver Gallery, WA, and the Burchfield Penney Art Center, NY. Karen is a past recipient of the Pilchuck Glass School Emerging Artist Residency and will present a solo exhibition of new work this coming August at the National Craft Gallery of Ireland.