I just finished hanging my solo show yesterday in The United Arts Club. Thanks to Angel Loughery the clubs Arts Convenor for all her help and encouragement. Also Thanks to Tony Strickland and Sarah Leahy for helping to promote my first solo show in the UAC. An extra big Thanks to PJ for doing the…
Here’s another sample of some work from my upcoming solo show at The United Arts Club>> A scraperboard of Tory Island>>
This is a piece for my upcoming solo show to be held in The United Arts Club this September. Getting the framing done now and finishing of a couple of works. Sgraffito-Exhibition of work by Brian Gallagher To be opened by artist PJ Lynch>> Thursday 29th September @ 8pm Exhibition continues until 17th October 2011…
A slightly larger scraperboard than normal of Gort a’Choirce>> seen from the height of the lane above the village. I really enjoyed working on the details in this image as every corner of this view has good memories for me.
A mixture of old and new houses on a hillside around Cashelnagore Co Donegal. This is a scraperboard>>
A scraperboard series I’m working on of Irish vernacular buildings.
I’ve some work in this show at The Powerscourt Gallery>>….. Friday 10th June 2011 ‘LOVE: Donegal’ ‘LOVE: Donegal’ is a showcase of Arts from Ireland’s North-Westerly county and includes work from McGonigals Glassmakers, Emer O’Sullivan Ceramics and a fusion of artists and craftspeople from Cuisle, the Donegal Gaeltacht Art and Crafts Collective. This exhibition runs…
Initial thumbnail sketch Worked up in charcoal and pastel Finished scraperboard that was accepted in to the RHA>> Annual show
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 >>
Sketch for a scraperboard I’m working on. I just got some new tools from America which are unavailable in Europe so I’m looking forward to testing them out on this image. Will post what I come up with.