John Mulvany is an artist and art educator originally from Ireland who has been living and working in Austin for twenty years. He has taught art for twenty-five years as the studio art teacher at Headwaters School in Austin. He graduated from the College of Art, Design and Print in Dublin, Ireland with a fine art degree and also has a degree in art and design education from the Crawford College of Art in Cork, Ireland. In 2009, he was featured in the Texas Biennial and nominated as best artist by the Austin Visual Arts Association. Among the galleries where he has exhibited his work are grayDUCK gallery, The Dougherty Arts Center in Austin, Texas Lutheran University, and Galleri Urbane in Marfa. He lives in East Austin with his wife, Monique, and his two sons.