The Moon and the Poplars #335

The Moon and the Poplars, ©John O’Grady 10.2″ x 14″ x 0.75″, oil on canvas, ready to hang. Not for Sale (NFS) Provence has a long association with painters and in particular celebrated ones from the late 19th and early 20th century that started with impressionism and...

The Emotion of Colour #334

The Emotion of Colour, ©John O’Grady 3 paintings 6″ x 6″ x 1.25″, oil on beech panel, ready to hang   SOLD   The paintings I make are nearly all landscape-based and painted from memory. Sometimes, some pieces evolve from a different starting point, even...

Land Marks III #333

Land Marks III, ©John O’Grady 10.1″ x 14″ x 0.75″, oil on canvas, ready to hang. SOLD When I came to write this post, it became clear the painting is about the interaction of elements that act upon each other, like the protagonists in a play. The moon, the clouds and...

Dawn in the West #332

Dawn in the West, ©John O’Grady 10.25″ x 18″ x .75″, oil on canvas, ready to hang. NFS (Not for Sale) It’s the start of a fresh day in the West of Ireland. The lemon/white light cuts across the land to announce the new day. It sculpts shapes and forms as it hits...

You Are Everything VII #331

You are Everything VII, ©John O’Grady 22.8″ x 22.8″ x 1.4″, Oil on Panel, ready to hang. This $1323 painting is available (approx. €1224, £1060) High up in the mountains, it is so quiet. The bog grasses stretch out across the blanket bog. Beneath the grasses, the...

The Fairy Rath V #326

20″ x 20″ x 1.75″, oil on deep edged canvas, ready to hang. This $1057 painting is available. The ancient raised mound of a Fairy Rath sits in the landscape looking like it has always been there. Trees and bushes are left to grow, unperturbed by the hand of man. All...