New Irish Art   March, 2015

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On March 28th, 2015, The New Irish Art Project will complete its first 15 years of service. As from day 1 of the project, we will continue to provide a free service and welcome artists to present and promote their work to the largest online audience. Many thanks to all of our visitors for making the project worthwhile, we hope that you will continue enjoying the artwork presented and supporting our efforts in making Irish art accessible.

In the Hills, Barbara Craig
Irish Art. "In the Hills", Artist. Barbara Craig
Night Catches Fire, Barbara Craig
Irish Art. "Night Catches Fire", Artist. Barbara Craig
Ploughed Fields, Barbara Craig
Irish Art. "Ploughed Fields", Artist. Barbara Craig

Barbara Craig, Irish artist

I work from quick sketches and simple paintings completed 'plein aire', returning to the studio to abstract the images and simplify further to produce spontaneo...
Whelans Pub Dublin, Michael Monaghan
Irish Art. "Whelans Pub Dublin", Artist. Michael Monaghan
Bray Co Wicklow, Michael Monaghan
Irish Art. "Bray Co Wicklow", Artist. Michael Monaghan
Ballybunion Kerry, Michael Monaghan
Irish Art. "Ballybunion Kerry", Artist. Michael Monaghan

Michael Monaghan, Irish artist

Michael Monaghan was born in Dublin and began painting at an early age. For more than 25 years he has developed his present style in the medium of acrylic...
Bo and Laoi, Elaine Conneely
Irish Art. "Bo and Laoi", Artist. Elaine Conneely
Ditch Plains, Elaine Conneely
Irish Art. "Ditch Plains", Artist. Elaine Conneely
Magic Garden, Elaine Conneely
Irish Art. "Magic Garden", Artist. Elaine Conneely

Elaine Conneely, American artist

She went to Skidmore College and majored in Art Education receiving a B.A. in 1983. She went on to teach high school art for two years, at Lowville Academy. She...
In Full Bloom, Brigid Birney
Irish Art. "In Full Bloom", Artist. Brigid Birney
Queen of Night, Brigid Birney
Irish Art. "Queen of Night", Artist. Brigid Birney
The Crocus Garden, Brigid Birney
Irish Art. "The Crocus Garden", Artist. Brigid Birney

Brigid Birney, Irish artist

I am inspired constantly by the various seasons and the resulting changes on the landscape and all it contains, from the beauty of the coast, to the vibrant col...
Abstract 1, Paddy Richardson
Irish Art. "Abstract 1", Artist. Paddy Richardson
What Have We done, Paddy Richardson
Irish Art. "What Have We done", Artist. Paddy Richardson
Good News Day, Paddy Richardson
Irish Art. "Good News Day", Artist. Paddy Richardson

Paddy Richardson, Irish artist

I live in County Limerick and have been paintings for over 30 years. I paint mainly in acrylics. Some of my paintings are semi abstract or abstract....
Abandoned Cottage and Farm Buildings on Bab's Brae, Laura Butler
Irish Art. "Abandoned Cottage and Farm Buildings on Bab's Brae", Artist. Laura Butler
Autumn Sunshine, Laura Butler
Irish Art. "Autumn Sunshine", Artist. Laura Butler
Ruined Farm Cottage Above the Old Church at Ardclinis, Laura Butler
Irish Art. "Ruined Farm Cottage Above the Old Church at Ardclinis", Artist. Laura Butler

Laura Butler, Irish artist

I am particularly drawn to images where the presence of people, the mark they make on the landscape over time can be felt and I try to depict this in...
My Son Playing Hockey, Gillian Smyth
Irish Art. "My Son Playing Hockey", Artist. Gillian Smyth
Mist Over Innishannon, Gillian Smyth
Irish Art. "Mist Over Innishannon", Artist. Gillian Smyth
A Good Harvest, Gillian Smyth
Irish Art. "A Good Harvest", Artist. Gillian Smyth

Gillian Smyth, Irish artist

Scenic paintings of Ireland, Seascapes, Floral Still Life, Lighthouse, Cottages, Oil on canvas, farm animals...
From My Last Visit West, Martina Furlong
Irish Art. "From My Last Visit West", Artist. Martina Furlong
A Wander Through Fields And Over Mountains, Martina Furlong
Irish Art. "A Wander Through Fields And Over Mountains", Artist. Martina Furlong
A Familiar Place, Martina Furlong
Irish Art. "A Familiar Place", Artist. Martina Furlong

Martina Furlong, Irish artist

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...
Blackface Ram, Andrew Shannon
Irish Art. "Blackface Ram", Artist. Andrew Shannon
Man and Horse, Andrew Shannon
Irish Art. "Man and Horse", Artist. Andrew Shannon
Jacob Ram, Andrew Shannon
Irish Art. "Jacob Ram", Artist. Andrew Shannon
Home Stretch, Mihaela Bosnegeanu
Irish Art. "Home Stretch", Artist. Mihaela Bosnegeanu
Ginola, Mihaela Bosnegeanu
Irish Art. "Ginola", Artist. Mihaela Bosnegeanu
Katie, Mihaela Bosnegeanu
Irish Art. "Katie", Artist. Mihaela Bosnegeanu

Mihaela Bosnegeanu, Polish artist

Over the years I have used pencil and charcoal as my media of choice and high realism has been my favourite style, but I have recently begun experimenting with ...
Summit of Slievenamon, Ann Brennan
Irish Art. "Summit of Slievenamon", Artist. Ann Brennan
Comeragh Lodger, Ann Brennan
Irish Art. "Comeragh Lodger", Artist. Ann Brennan
Gentle Ripple, Ann Brennan
Irish Art. "Gentle Ripple", Artist. Ann Brennan

Ann Brennan, Irish artist

I am a self taught artist working from my home based studio in Ballingarry. Co. Tipperary. I have been painting for a number of years but only took i...
Pope John XXIII (The Good John), Tim Harrington
Irish Art. "Pope John XXIII (The Good John)", Artist. Tim Harrington
Cork Hurling Champions, Tim Harrington
Irish Art. "Cork Hurling Champions", Artist. Tim Harrington
Finding the Cat, Tim Harrington
Irish Art. "Finding the Cat", Artist. Tim Harrington

Tim Harrington, Irish artist

My philosophy toward my painting comes from the book Art and Fear by David Bayles and Ted Orland. I return to the Beara peninsula for part of each year as my fa...
Flow, Tony Oakey
Irish Art. "Flow", Artist. Tony Oakey
Ballinskelligs Magic, Tony Oakey
Irish Art. "Ballinskelligs Magic", Artist. Tony Oakey
Sail To the Sun, Tony Oakey
Irish Art. "Sail To the Sun", Artist. Tony Oakey

Tony Oakey, Irish artist

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...
Don't Leave Me, Rachel Dubber
Irish Art. "Don't Leave Me", Artist. Rachel Dubber
Rockvale's Roly, Rachel Dubber
Irish Art. "Rockvale's Roly", Artist. Rachel Dubber
Jump for Joy, Rachel Dubber
Irish Art. "Jump for Joy", Artist. Rachel Dubber

Rachel Dubber, Irish artist

The portfolio consists of mostly oil paintings, pencil drawings, photography and occasionally sculptures. My work has been exhibited in Europe, China ......

Irish Art Exhibitions, Events

The Flax Gallery, Museum at the Mill Mossley Mill, Carnmoney Road North, Newtownabbey BT36 5QA

Art Exhibition - 'Faces and Traces', Sense of Person - Sense of Place

Laura Butler and Stephen Jamison

Opening Thursday, 26th March at 7pm sharp, Closing date is Saturday 25th April 2015.

Bracken Court Hotel Bridge Street, Balbriggan, Co. Dublin.

The FACE of Fingal, Art Exhibition

Several Artists including Yvonne Moran and Anne Harnett

Friday 27th March to Sunday 29th March

South Tipperary Arts Centre Nelson Street, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary

Drawn to the Light

Ann Brennan

From 10th March 2015 to 28th March

The Solas Art Gallery Ballinamore, Co.Leitrim

Joint Art Exhibition

Maria Noonan-McDermott and Frances Crowe

Opening Friday 13th March at 7.30pm to 4th April.

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