Very pleased and proud to announce my painting, "Georgie Sideshow Ramone" was accepted into the RHA - Royal Hibernian Academy exhibition this year.First time entering this exhibition so looking forward and overwhelmed to have my work hanging on the same walls amongst some of Ireland's finest Artists. Exhibition opens 22nd March – 11th June 2016, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin. UPDATE OF PHOTOS OF OPENING NIGHT & SUNDAY TIMES REVIEW BY ART CRITIC CRISTIN LEÁCH.
Now hanging in the permanent collection of the Royal Victoria Hospital's new therapeutic Art Gallery. Upcoming show will consist of other fine Irish Artists on permanent display like David Sweet, Emma Colbert, Peter Roberts, Justin Vaughan, Verner Finlay and many others which opens early April 2016. Details to follow.
Working on a new painting entitled "Office worker". My good friend Jason McGrugan is the face behind the painting so hopefully I have captured his likeness. Keep up to date with my progress on my Art blogs.
Check out the new updated ART BLOG design. You can look at past events like my "Drawings & Woodcuts" exhibition which was my last show taking place in the Down Arts Centre,Downpatrick, Co.Down, N.Ireland. I exhibited a series of work in the form of drawings studying portraiture completed in Charcoal/Graphite and prints in the form of woodcuts based on various themes. Follow my blog and Facebook/Twitter links for updates on new work.Review of my exhibition "Drawings & Woodcuts" which was reviewed by CULTURE NI and featured on their online magazine by Journalist and writer Lee Henry.
Some compiled moving images of my last exhibition "Drawings & woodcuts" which took place in June 2015, The Down Arts Centre, Downpatrick, Co.Down , N.Ireland.www.connormaguire.comPosted by Connor Maguire - Irish Paintings on Friday, 3 July 2015
Paintings/Drawings/Prints all available to buy online now and if you dont see what you are looking for, get in touch. Check in now and again to see regular updates of new work in progress.
Conor Maguire shortlisted as Artist of the year with "Artists and Illustrators" magazine taking place in The Mall Galleries London.
Shortlisted for the Royal Ulster Academy exhibition which takes place in the Ulster Museum in Belfast, Oct 2015.