Originally form Dublin Ruth E Lyons is based in Co. Offaly. She is engaged in an expansive commission, Salarium 230 million BCE- Ongoing with EUSalt association. Public Commissions include Iontaise Iontas, Colaiste Raithin, Co. Wicklow (2019), Sugar Sometimes, IDA Ireland (2019), Sky is the Limit, Scoil Naomh Eoin, Meath (2011). Selected exhibitions include Shaping Ireland: Landscapes in Irish Art, National Gallery of Ireland (2019) and Borderlines, Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh (2019), WWWW New Commission, Grazer Kunstverein, (2017), 2116: Forecast for the the next Century, Broad Art Museum, Michigan (2016) Riddle of the Burial Grounds, ExtraCity, Antwerp (2016). Selected collections include, National Gallery of Ireland, Office of Public Works and Arts Council of Ireland.