Another day another empty scene… Another Cork City street (Winthrop Street if you’re interested).
Still Day Beneath the Sun, oil and acrylic on canvas, 2013 This is another image from Cork City – somewhere around Dunbar Street. Its about 10 x 10 inches, I think. I’ve yet to measure it properly.
In a passageway where light is scarce and faded, oil and acrylic on canvas, 2013
I was recently asked to design a cover for Irish-based band Darken the Distance‘s new EP, Eyes Wide Shut. Darken The Distance are an Irish five piece alternative band-Their lineup of striking vocal, two guitars, piano/keys, bass, drums/percussion and harmonies gives a huge yet intimate sound. I don’t usually do figurative works – but based on my … Read more
Exhibition of selected Cork artists working in painting, print and mixed media. Participating artists: Sabine Weissbach, Ciaran Coghlan, Kevin Gough and Sabina Lucas. 8 – 31 March. Artist demonstrations and talks on weekends. Free entry.
I’ve been doing some 8 x 10 inch works on paper recently and decided to go a bit smaller (6.25 x 9 inch). These are more or less studies for larger paintings but I think the better some of of them may turn out I might frame them. Who knows?
Time Forgotten, oil and acrylic on canvas, 2013
One of the central elements of my work is the lack of people in it. I started off on this weird theme of abandoned places some time ago by utilizing (appropriating/stealing) screenshots from T.V programs, films, documentaries, computer games, etc… I took inspiration from things like 28 Days Later, I am Legend, Call of Duty, … Read more
Fresh from the oven. Its probably not quite done yet.