Originally from Scotland and formerly a practising physicist, Angela Gilmour now lives and works as a visual artist in Cork, Ireland. She holds a Masters in Science and an Honours Degree in Physics from the University West of Scotland and an Honours Degree in Fine Art from Crawford College of Art and Design, Ireland.
Gilmour has exhibited nationally and internationally with shows across Europe, America and Australia. Her work is represented in private and public collections including: the Office of Public Works for the Irish State Collection; University College Cork; Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Australia; SciArt Initiative for the New York Hall of Science; European Research Centre Tyndall National Institute and Irish Photonics Integration Centre.
She has received numerous awards and residencies including the prestigious Arctic Circle Residency, Culture Ireland, Science Foundation Ireland and Arts Council of Ireland Awards.