Golden Fleece Award Winners

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We are delighted to announce our 2017 Awards:

Golden Fleece Award: John Lee

Special Award: Fiona Mulholland
Merit Awards: Gerry Davis/Nuala O'Donovan/Chloë Dowds/Yanny Petters

Golden Fleece Artist News


Margaret Corcoran Solo Exhibition with Kevin Kavanagh

Aspasia - An Influential Immigrant, a solo exhibition of paintings by Margaret Corcoran, is running at Kevin Kavanagh Gallery from 23d March - 22nd April 2017.



Eoin Mac Lochlainn at the Belltable in Limerick

Eoin Mac Lochlainn's poignant reflections in paint on Irish emigration in the 21st century feature in Silent Stories, a two person exhibition presented by Olivier Cornet Gallery at the Belltable in Limerick. 11th March - 7th April 2017.



Clive Bright Solo with Hamilton Gallery in Sligo

The Spice-Box of Earth, a solo exhibition of new paintings and drawings by Clive Bright, is running at the Hamilton Gallery in Sligo from 2nd March - 1st April 2017.





David Eager Maher with Jarmuschek + Partner in Berlin

David Eager Maher is showing new work in Exploration: Landscape, a three-person exhibition at Jarmuschek + Partner Gallery in Berlin. 25th February - 8th April 2017.



Sara Flynn Shortlisted for the Loewe Craft Prize

Sara Flynn is one of the 26 finalists out of more than 3,900 artists worldwide who entered for the first annual Loewe Craft Prize. The winner is to be announced on April 10th 2017, after which an exhibition of the finalists' works will go on tour in COAM Madrid and Chamber Gallery in New York.



Sean Lynch Installations at Douglas Hyde Gallery

Sean Lynch's latest many faceted installations, A Walk Through Time and What Is An Apparatus? are on show at the Douglas Hyde Gallery from February 17th - April 15th 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.


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