Francis John Caprani was born in Dublin, Ireland in 1950. He studied printmaking at Le Centre de Gravure Contemporain de Geneve, Switzerland under Master Printer Danial Divorne, 1977-78, after receiving Bachelor of Fine Arts, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec and Major in Fine Arts, Dawson College, Montreal, Quebec (1972-1974). Selected exhibitions include: 2014 – Thielsen Gallery, London, ON. recent paintings and drawings; 2013 – University of North Carolina, Greensboro, N.S. USA; 2011 – Provinciale de Artes Plasticasy Diseno, Santigo, Cuba; 2010 – Galerie Jose Peon Contreras, Merida, Yucatan, Mexico; 2009 – Two person exhibition, with Patrick Landsley, Thielsen Gallery, London, On., and; 2008 – Three person exhibition,’The Bank Job,’ London & Western Trust Building, London, On.