Exhibition Opened by Jimmy Deenihan T.D. Minister for Arts Heritage and the Gaeltacht.
An tAire Ealaionn, Oidhreachta agus Gaeltachta.
Liam O'Neill Art
Contemporary Irish Artist | Painting The People & Landscape Of West Kerry | Ireland
LIAM O'NEILL is amongst Ireland's most talented contemporary artists. He is a self-taught painter, who, over the last twenty years, has shown work at The Royal Hibernian Academy, The Oireachtas, The National Portrait Exhibition and The Claremorris Open. His paintings are collected nationally and internationally. Over the course of his career, Liam O'Neill has developed a reputation as one of the finest portrayers of rural life and his painterly interest in the lives and environs of West Kerry has become his hallmark.
"...overwhelmingly powerful images of landscapes and people..." - Armita Wallace, The Irish Times
Portraiture that leaves its subject "immortalised on canvas." - Bruce Arnold, The Irish Independent