Irish Culture & Heritage

Irish Artists | Harry Clarke

Harry Clarke is an Irish artist I came across many years ago and thanks to my younger brother John fell in love with his work.  St. Mary's RC Church, in my hometown of Ballinrobe in Co. Mayo is lucky enough to have nine Harry Clarke Windows and draws visitors from all over.  We have local… Continue reading Irish Artists | Harry Clarke

Irish Culture & Heritage, Women's History

Irish Artists | Mainie Jellett

I fell in love with Mainie Jellett and her work when I was given an assignment in college as part of a Modernism module.  The brief was to give a ten minute presentation on an Irish modern artist and tie in what makes them a modern artist.  I can't remember exactly how I came across… Continue reading Irish Artists | Mainie Jellett