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07-mexican-odyssey

A series of paintings and collage created in and inspired by the Baja Desert. This collection incorporates found objects and assemblage reflecting the abundant colour & vibrant atmosphere of the Mexican landscape which I find terifically inspiring.

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06-mayolakesandclewbay

Contemporary Irish Landscape Paintings of Mayo & Clew Bay. - In recent years I have been making a body of work based on the Mayo Lakes - where my family have fished for over 50 years.'Tight Lines - The Excerpts' - an exhibition of my Mayo Lakes paintings will show at The Custom House on Westport Quay from 8th May - 2nd June 2014.

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05-corkcoast

Contemporary Irish Art & Abstract Landscape Paintings
My most recent exhibition ‘Ocean’ was a series of contemporary Irish landscape paintings inspired by the Cork Coastline to coincide with Cork International Saliling Week 2012

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04-kerrybogs

Contemporary Abstract Landscape Paintings from County Kerry. I am a regular visitor to the Cill Rialaig Artists’ retreat on Bolus Head. I am constantly inspired by the bogs as living, ever-changing organisms - ancient - the essence of our Irish landscape and the weather which seems to be a perpetual motion.

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Seascapes NEW Slide

Paintings of Cork, Kerry & Clew Bay - I have travelled extensively around the Irish coastline painting my impressions of the Irish Coast, I sometimes integrate mixed media and collage into my oil paintings and original artworks.

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02-landscapes

Contemporary Irish Art & Abstract Landscape Paintings
As an emerging Irish Artist & Contemporary Landscape Painter, I love to explore the Irish landscape - and paint my response - making original paintings of the beautiful bogs of Kerry, the Cork Coastline, the majestic Mayo Lakes...

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 The Mayo Lakes Exhibition

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‘Tight Lines – The Excerpts’ an exhibition of my paintings from Lough Mask & Lough Carra is showing at The Custom House Gallery, Westport to  2nd June 2014… see more

Each card illustrates an abstracted landscape painting from my collected body of work – ranging from the Kerry Bogs to the Mayo lakes and the many miles in between.  …see more

A  film about my work

I love to explore the Irish Landscape – and paint my response – making original paintings of the beautiful bogs of Kerry, the Cork Coastline, the majestic Mayo lakes…see more