Photography – random shots


By emptiness abducted

  By emptiness abducted, oil and acrylic on canvas, 2013

Still Day Beneath the Sun

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.

Smaller works

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

Time Forgotten, oil and acrylic on canvas, 2013

Remainders of a sun-kissed dawn

Some more old work…

Out with the old – in with the new… and all that. Just for the sake of showing this stuff, here are a few paintings I did of Lahinch, County Clare and its surrounding areas for an art gallery there about a year ago. Three of those have sold since then and six remain there … Continue reading

Kenopsia – a run through of works so far…

It is my plan to have an exhibition some time in the near future. I’m trying to build a solid body of work, possibly 50 – 60 paintings, with the working title of Kenopsia. I came across this word on a website called The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows – which is dedicated to made up definitions. So for my … Continue reading

Small works No.6

Another smaller painting – oil and acrylic on paper. I’ve been going through countless photographs I’ve taken of various different locations trying to find ones that would make interesting paintings. Considering that I paint them in ‘black and white’ (really colour and white), its difficult to find images with enough of a contrast. This particular … Continue reading

New painting – bad photo

I was recently asked to do a commission for someone of the ‘main’ abbey at Fore Abbey, Co. Westmeath. The colours I used were based around a tetrad stemming from a light brown colour. The camera I usually take photos with is presently out of action so I had to make do with my terrible camera … Continue reading

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