Carol Hodder is a self taught Irish painter who has exhibited throughout Ireland, and in Beijing, China. She is a fellow of the Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Ballycastle Co. Mayo, and was the recipient of the Republic of Ireland Award at NOA, London, 2015. In 2017 she was invited to be an Artist in Residency at the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, in Connecitcut which was grant aided by the Arts Council of Ireland.