Golden Fleece Award Winners

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Applications for the 2017 Golden Fleece Award are now closed.

The winner will be announced at the award ceremony to be held in February 2017.

Golden Fleece Artist News


David Eager Maher with Galerie Drei Ringe

David Eager Maher is showing new work in Les Rêveries du promeneur solitaire at Galierie Drei Ringe in Leipzig. 13th January - 25th February 2017.



Eoin Mac Lochlainn in Olivier Cornet Gallery Group Show

Skyscapes and hearthscapes by Eoin Mac Lochlainn feature in Elevation, a themed group exhibition inspired by one of Charles Baudelaire's most famous poems, running at the Olivier Cornet Gallery from 18th December 2016 - 22nd January 2017.




Ann Quinn at Taylor Galleries Winter Show

Ann Qunn's intensely observed landscape paintings feature alongside work by other selected Irish artists in the Winter Group Show at Taylor Galleries in Dublin. 7th December 2016 - 28th January 2017.



Keith Wilson Solo Show at Ballinglen Arts Foundation

Being Here, a solo exhibition of paintings and drawings by Mayo artist Keith Wilson, is running at Ballinglen Arts Foundation Gallery from 30th October 2016 - 27th January 2017.



Gerry Davis Wins 2016 Hennessy Portrait Prize

Gerry Davis's portrait Sean (oil on board, 2016) has been awarded the 2016 Hennessy Portrait Prize. The fourteen shortlisted works are on show in the National Gallery's Millennium Wing Studio from 26th November 2016 - 26th March 2017.




Frances Ryan in Solomon Fine Art Winter Group Show

Frances Ryan's visionary landscape paintings are on view at Solomon Fine Art Winter Group Show. 25th November 2016 - 28th January 2017.



Sean Lynch Solo at Emily Carr University, Vancouver

A solo exhibition of Sean Lynch's latest installations is on show at the Charles H Scott Gallery in Emily Carr University, Vancouver. 22nd November 2016 - 5th February 2017.




Una Burke and Kate O'Kelly at the National Craft Gallery

New work by 20 of Irelands most exciting and creative designer makers, including leather designer Una Burke and ceramicist Kate O'Kelly, is showcased in the Shape the Future exhibition at the National Craft Gallery in Kilkenny. 18th November 2016 - 5th February 2017.






Geraldine O'Reilly at Printmakers Council exhibition

Geraldine O'Reilly is Invited Artist at the Printmakers Council exhibition Pushing Boundaries running at Farmleigh Gallery from 27th October - 23rd December 2016 and at Dunamaise Arts Centre, where she will be presiding over the official opening, from 12th January - 18th February 2017.

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