Margo McNulty was born in Achill Island, Co. Mayo and studied Fine Art in Galway and completed her MFA in NCAD, Dublin. In April 2021, Mayo County Council awarded her a residency with the Jackie Clarke Collection Ballina. The commission is part of the Decade Centenaries Celebrations. McNulty has exhibited widely over the last few years with solo exhibitions and group shows in Ireland, Sweden, Poland and the UK. She has taken part in a number of Irish and international residencies, and her work resides in major collections nationwide.