I have an exhibition in Dublin……. SCRAPERBOARD Exhibition of Scraperboards by Brian Gallagher Opening Reception: Tuesday 8th February 6.30pm- 8.30pm Viewing: Tuesday 8th February – Saturday 12th February opening hours 11am – 6pm Ranelagh Arts Centre 26 Ranelagh Dublin 6
I have a couple of Life Paintings in a group show in Limerick, which opens this evening. Here’s one from an earlier post >> It’s an exhibition of work done at the “DrawingThursday” sessions at the RHA >>school. Work was selected by Mick O’Dea RHA>> and Donald Teskey RHA>> The Bourn Vincent Gallery >> Foundation…
A mornings work at the RHA>> drawing. Charcoal and pastel on coloured Murano paper.
Thursday Life Drawing Group Exhibition 2011 Tonight is the preview of work from the Thursday Life Drawing Group- To be opened by artist James Hanley RHA >> Thursday 20th January @ 8pm The United Arts Club 3 Upper Fitzwilliam St Dublin 2 Exhibition continues until 7th Fedruary 2011 Viewing Mon to Sat from 5.30pm
This is a competition entry. A poster for the 1922 German Expressionist horror film Nosferatu>> There is more info on the film here nosferatumovie.com>> Update- I was selected as one of the eleven designers who have been chosen as highly commended runners up and will subsequently have my work exhibited in the upcoming Nosferatu Poster…
A view of the Poolbeg Lighthouse >> done on the spot. A great place but too many rats popping up from under the broken concrete. I think they smelt my sandwiches.
Here is the finished scraperboard from my earlier drawing. I used a few new tools on this, one in particular worked well. But I found that I could not resist using my old favourites. This house is up on Hornhead >>
A couple of portraits done for todays Irish Times>>
This was done last year for a magazine in London. With all that’s going on I thought it apt to post it now.