Irish paintings

Art + Travel Adventure to Nepal – The People

The Nepalese are a very friendly race of people with beautiful smiles. Their traditional greeting is “Namaste” a conventional Hindu expression on meeting someone and usually holding the palms together vertically in front of their chest. The meaning:  the divine in me bows to the divine in you.   The rest of the world could learn something from this. Tibetan …

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Electric wiring in Kathmandu

Art + Travel Adventure to Nepal – Kathmandu

Art + Travel Adventure to Kathmandu Discovering Kathmandu Discovering the allure of the Kathmandu valley with its ancient  history is all-embracing.  It is small and compact covering an area of 220 square miles.   There are seven World Heritage Sites declared by UNESCO which is a number unrivalled anywhere else in the world.

The Makings of a Masterpiece in Wexford

The Intriguing Adventures of a Plein Air Painting at Art in the Open

The Intriguing adventures of a Plein Air Painting –  Art In the Open Wexford 2014   The sun blistered the landscape and diamonds of light rebounded along the River Slaney, Co. Wexford.   I  took in the wonderful vista of Wexford town from across the river and decided, today was the day that I would produce …

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Archives - select past works, Evening Catch 20 x 30 Oil on canvas

Art Award of Excellence – Evening Catch

  Delighted to receive an art award and the recognitionward of Excellence from Four Points Contemporary 3rd Biannual Competition with my painting entitled Evening Catch This Competition  was juried by Flavia Cosma, the Executive Director Int’l Writers & Artists’ Residency Quebec, Canada See Press Release here

The Morning After – People’s Art – May 2014

Thank you for visiting the Open Air Art Exhibition in St. Stephen’s Green  last weekend.  Here is a reminder, a short video of the The Morning After – People’s Art Exhibition  May in Dublin kindly put together by artist, Pervaneh Matthews. It is now the morning after and despite torrential rain never before seen in the …

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