Posts Tagged ‘Brian Smyth

20
Mar
10

Irish art: Brian Smyth at Red Rag Gallery

'Between the Acts' by Irish artist Brian Smyth

Today we feature another Irish Artist who is participating in the latest Red Rag art exhibition.

Brian Smyth was born in 1967. He studied art at the Crawford College of Art and Design in Cork, graduating in 1995 with an honours degree in Art & Design. Although Brian specialised in painting at college he also studied other various art subjects including multi-media, print, video and photography.

Brian Smyth paintings capture the very essence of his subjects. He is equally successful in his treatment of portraits, crowd scenes or café society. Smyth is a master in creating a sense of time and place in his paintings and leaves the viewer with an enduring and distant image on which to contemplate.

Brian Smyth paintings have been shown at many leading Irish Art Galleries . The featured painting ‘Between the Acts’ from Brian Smyth is a thoughtful composition with great use of light and shade. It can be viewed at the Red Rag Irish Art exhibition until 28 March.

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23
Aug
09

Irish art: artist Brian Smyth

Painting 'Street in Lucca' by Irish artist Brian Smyth

Painting 'Street in Lucca' by Irish artist Brian Smyth

Today’s update features a contemporary painting from the next art show at Red Rag. It is titled ‘Street in Lucca’ and is painted by Irish artist – Brian Smyth

Brian Smyth is a painter who records atmosphere with ease. His paintings capture the very essence of his subjects. He is particularly successful in his treatment of crowd scenes or café society.

‘Street In Lucca’ is typical of Brian’s style. It is an oil painting with strong shadowing – people wondering and rushing about the street sucessfully captures and creates a sense of theatre and atmosphere

This painting will be featuring in the next art exhibition at Red Rag Gallery. The show is titled ‘Street Life’ and is a mixed exhibition of scenes inspired by streets across the globe. /p>

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08
May
09

Irish art – oil painting by Brian Smyth

Irish art: Painting by Brian Smyth

Irish art: Painting by Brian Smyth

Today Red Rag is featuring Irish Art from one of the many talented Irish artists – Brian Smyth

Brian Smyth was born in 1967. He studied art at the Crawford College of Art and Design in Cork, graduating in 1995 with an honours degree in Art & Design. Smyth
specialised in painting at art college and also studied other various art subjects including multi-media, print, video and photography

Brian Smyth contemporary paintings capture the very essence of subjects. He is equally successful in his treatment of portraits, crowd scenes or café society. Smyth is a master in creating a sense of time and place in his paintings and leaves the viewer with an enduring and distant image on which to contemplate

Today’s featured painting is ‘Sunlight in the Garden’ by Brian Smyth




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