Showing posts from February, 2008

Important Irish Art Auction

Important Irish Art Auction April 4th 2008. Manifesto Gallery, Old Port Building, Waterford, Ireland. 353 51 853 333. Guide price 650-750 euros each. Watercolour paintings on paper, framed. Image size 20 x 16 inches; 50 x 40 cms. ( Framed - 85 x 75 cms.) Joyce the Pluralist, Paris. This is an original watercolour painting done in the style popularized by Andy Warhol, taken from an iconic photograph of James Joyce (1882-1941) in Paris in 1920 at the door of the famous bookshop, Shakespeare and Co. owned by Joyce's friend, the American, Sylvia Beach. She was a patron and the first publisher of "Ulysses". This original painting is based on that photograph.

C Both Sides - An Post

This image has been entered into an all Ireland competition using postcard size format. It is a watercolour painting done with watercolour pencils and a wet brush and finished in permanent ink using the first 10 lines of a poem that I wrote honouring James Joyce. I completed the painting in February 2008.

New at Starbucks February 2008

Three new paintings at Starbucks College Green, Dublin, Ireland. Bloomsday Re-enacted; James Joyce and W B Yates . Available for sale, now!