New Irish Art, September 2017

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 'A Sunday Walk, Wooden Bridge'
'A Sunday Walk, Wooden Bridge' | Oil, 60 x 90 cms | Lorraine Fenlon
 'Poolbeg Lighthouse, view to Howth'
'Poolbeg Lighthouse, view to Howth' | Oil, 40 x 60 cms | Lorraine Fenlon

Lorraine Fenlon

Her work is a mixture of representative and abstracts concentrating on strong colours and the use of light to create an energy to each piece. She also experimen...
 'Ballerina Girl'
'Ballerina Girl' | Oil on chunky box canvas, 40 x 50 cm | Ashling Bell
 'Waiting In Anticipation'
'Waiting In Anticipation' | Oil on canvas, 40 x 50 cm | Ashling Bell

Ashling Bell

I have always had an artistic flair, from designing knitwear patterns to interior design. My inspiration comes from my everyday surroundings. Love painting with...
 'In Sunshine And In Shadow'
'In Sunshine And In Shadow' | Acrylic and charcoal on watercolour paper, 15 x 20 cm | Martina Furlong
 'When I Opened Up My Eyes'
'When I Opened Up My Eyes' | Acrylic on textured paper, 21 x 29 cm | Martina Furlong

Martina Furlong

The ideas for my paintings come from various sources; buildings, books, songs, people and nature. In my paintings I want to transform reality, mix it with memor...
 'The real significance of a flower'
'The real significance of a flower' | Oil, 50 x 50 cm | Tony Oakey
 'I met Vincent on The Wild Atlantic Way'
'I met Vincent on The Wild Atlantic Way' | Oil, 60 x 90 cm | Tony Oakey

Tony Oakey

Tony Oakey was born in 1959 and lives in Piltown, Co. Kilkenny. He started painting in 1990 and had his first sell-out show in Kilkenny Arts Festival...
 'Happy Hour'
'Happy Hour' | digital, 60 x 80 ins | Melanie Graham
 'mid-mod #19'
'mid-mod #19' | digital, 80 x 80 ins | Melanie Graham

Melanie Graham

My painting style evolved from a desire to capture on canvas the beauty of normally fleeting moments in time. I have also created works with abstract expression...
 'Rosslare Strand'
'Rosslare Strand' | Oil, 10 x 14 inches | David Goldberg
 'Boats at Low Tide, Kilmore Quay'
'Boats at Low Tide, Kilmore Quay' | Oil, 10 x 14 inches | David Goldberg

David Goldberg

David's principal interest is plain aire, and he paints with the Boyne Valley Plein Eire group. He endeavors to render the atmosphere and mood of places rather ...
 'The Wind Rises'
'The Wind Rises' | Acrylic on canvas, 25 x 28 cm | Sarah McEvoy
 'A Moment'
'A Moment' | Acrylic on canvas, 28 x 19 cms | Sarah McEvoy

Sarah McEvoy

Through her studies and work as a physiotherapist she has also developed an interest in the anatomy and expression of the human body. She will exhibit her work ...
 'Moody Cow'
'Moody Cow' | watercolour, 43 x 40 cm | Kathy Ross
 'Fancy a Pint'
'Fancy a Pint' | watercolour and ink, 40 x 54 cm | Kathy Ross

Kathy Ross

Kathy works by layering ink, watercolor and pencil. Her work is inspired by beauty both real and imagined. Her upcoming show is based on ideas of Fairy tales an...
 'Spirit of Freedom'
'Spirit of Freedom' | Conte, 29 x 42 cm | Rachel Dubber
 'I Will Always Love You'
'I Will Always Love You' | Conte and coloured Pencil, 29 x 42 cm | Rachel Dubber

Rachel Dubber

The portfolio consists of mostly oil paintings, pencil drawings, photography and occasionally sculptures. My work has been exhibited in Europe, China ......
 'Beachscape No 10'
'Beachscape No 10' | Oils, 12 x 10 ins | Gillian Hennessy
 'Evening Fall'
'Evening Fall' | Oils, 12 x 10 ins | Gillian Hennessy

Gillian Hennessy

Gill paints large oils both commercially and privately commissioned. She has been painting since an early age and at the moment her work is concentrated mainly ...
 'Under the Bridge'
'Under the Bridge' | oil, 24 x 18 ins | Alan Somers
'Poolbeg' | oil, 24 x 18 ins | Alan Somers

Alan Somers

Although I enjoy different subject matter my favourite is Landscape and Cityscapes, perhaps it is the architecture or the way light plays with streets and build...
 'Kinvarra, County Galway'
'Kinvarra, County Galway' | Oil on Canvas, 30 x 40 cm | Dominic McNamara
 'Winter Stag'
'Winter Stag' | Oil on Canvas, 40 x 50 cm | Dominic McNamara

Dominic McNamara

I am a self taught Artist, I'm not sure If I can officially call myself a fully qualified Artist, but I'm trying, and hoping that someday I may be loo...
'14617' | Mixed media on canvas, 60 x 50 cm | Marc Guinan
'13717' | Mixed media on canvas, 40 x 30 cm | Marc Guinan

Marc Guinan

my work has settled comfortably into a deeply enriched research based practice. I conceive works which are made of paint rather than painted. Through reflexivit...
 'Ocean Blue'
'Ocean Blue' | Acrylic on Canvas, 51 x 76 x 4 cm | Frank Griffin
 'Autumn Seascape'
'Autumn Seascape' | Acryric on Canvas, 48 x 80 x 4 cm | Frank Griffin

Frank Griffin

I always loved drawing and painting, I am self taught based in Dublin creating mainly abstract works using colours and textures that I get inspiration from my s...
 'Detail 1'
'Detail 1' | acrylic on board, 6.5 x 6.5 ins | Alan Leyland
 'Detail 2'
'Detail 2' | acrylic on board, 6.5 x 6.5 ins | Alan Leyland

Alan Leyland

I was born in Liverpool and studied landscape architecture at Manchester Metropolitan University, graduating in 1984. In 2005 I visited Ireland for th...
 'Shrule Wood'
'Shrule Wood' | Water colour on paper, 2822 x 1836 pix | Suzanne D'Arcy Gaughan
 'Little Farm'
'Little Farm' | Digital, 1500 x 846 | Suzanne D'Arcy Gaughan

Suzanne D'Arcy Gaughan

using photoshop for digital background painting and regards herself as a self taught Watercolourist, she explores the qualities of watercolour, pushing the boun...
 'A Trickle of Cerulean Tears'
'A Trickle of Cerulean Tears' | Acrylic on paper, 650 x 800 mm | Barry Edwards
 'Above the Sky was Piercingly Blue'
'Above the Sky was Piercingly Blue' | Oil on Board, 200 x 300 mm | Barry Edwards

Barry Edwards

I love to return to certain spots over and over again painting, 'Pleine eire' observing the changes in weather and light. I have only recently started painting ...
'Roots' | Acrylic on canvas, 15 x 25 cm | Marta O'Leary
 'Dreams Come True'
'Dreams Come True' | Acrylic on canvas, 35 x 25 cm | Marta O'Leary

Marta O'Leary

Marta does not believe that as an artist she is required to limit herself to one particular form or subject. She perceives art as the extension of human soul wh...

Art Exhibitions, Events

The Gallery Watergardens, Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny

Solo Exhibition

Anne Garvey

From 14th September till 17th October

The Leitrim Design House St Georges Terrace, Townparks, Carrick On Shannon, Co. Leitrim

Where The Wild Things Grow - Art Exhibition

Ann Brennan

From 24th of August 2017

Snugglebugs Unit 1 Monread Commercial Park, Naas, Co Kildare

The Light - Exhibition of Paintings

Marta O'Leary

Opening: 9th of September (3-6 pm)

The Red Stables Saint Anne's Park, Clontarf, Dublin

Seas and Scenes of Dublin Bay, Exhibition of Paintings

Lorraine Fenlon

September 22nd - September 24th, 2017