Therese O’Halloran began her studies in Ireland at The Limerick College of Art and Design where she received a B.F.A. She continued graduate study at Illinois State University and recieved the MFA degree. O’Halloran’s interest in ceramic sculpture has drawn her to studies in Holland, Wales, Scotland and Russia. She has attended workshops with Paul Soldner and Peter Voulkos. O’Halloran has had over twenty exhibitions in the United States as well as many European shows. She aspires to be a world-wide traveler. Her journeys have taken her to China, Japan, and South America. She is currently represented by galleries in Ireland and the United States.