MAYES, Elizabeth, MA, DipEd, MPhil

Editor, copy-editor, proofreader

2 Shielmartin Park,
Sutton,
Dublin 13
t. 01 832 3760
e. mayese@gofree.indigo.ie

Languages:
French, German

Special interests:
Fine arts and architecture, especially Irish art; history and heritage subjects.

Experience:
Seven years as Assistant Editor, Irish Arts Review; four years as Editor and Publications Officer, National Gallery of Ireland; freelance since 1999.

Work undertaken:
All aspects of editing, copy-editing and proofreading, on hard copy or Apple Mac; liaising with author, publisher, designer, art director and printer.

Examples:
History of Áras an Uachtaráin, OPW, 2006; Samuel Beckett: a passion for paintings, NGI, 2006; Jack B Yeats, TCD, 2008; The Provost’s House Stables, TCD, 2008; Francis Bacon, Hugh Lane Gallery, 2009; History of Phoenix Park, OPW, 2009; Ballyfin, Churchill Press, 2010; Irish Art at Churchill, Churchill Press, 2011; Castletown: Decorative Arts, OPW, 2012; Art and Architecture of Ireland, Royal Irish Academy/Yale University Press, 2014; Russborough, The Alfred Beit Foundation, 2014; exhibition catalogues for National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, The Model, Sligo,  and Irish Museum of Modern Art.