Lot 184 - Peter Burns - Moses in the Bullrushes
Watercolour on Paper
A6 (10X15CM) ORIGINAL ARTWORK
SIGNED ON VERSO
Peter will participate in Lovers Lane, a group exhibition at Oceans Apart Gallery, Salford, Greater Manchester opening 30th April 2021. Past solo exhibitions include Wayfarer, Claremorris Gallery (2018) and new work, Fenderesky Gallery (2018).
He was awarded a BA in Sculpture and MFA in Painting from The National College of Art & Design, Dublin.
He has shown extensively at international Art Fairs with Gibbons & Nicholas Gallery including a solo presentation of new paintings and sculptures at London Art Fair (2018). Other Art Fair presentations include Context NY & Miami (2017) and VUE, RHA, Dublin (2018).
Recent group exhibitions include: Legacy, 30th Anniversary, Boyle Arts Festival, 2019, Embodiment with G & N at Bo Lee Gallery, London (2018), Zoologia Fantastica, Solstice, Navan (2018), Fables of the Reconstruction, David & Schweitzer Contemporary, NY (2017), Self Portraits at Bravin Lee Programs, NY (2016) and Futures Anthology at The Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin (2015).
Burns has been featured in Wall Street International Magazine, The Sunday Times and ArtForum. He is a recipient of the Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant.
Represented by Gibbons and Nicholas Gallery in Ireland and at Art Fairs internationally. Recently started working with Arusha Gallery in Edinburgh.
About the postcard artworks
These paintings represent themes in my wider practice in miniature. Including Biblical subjects, mythology and science fiction.