The Icon Factory had the great pleasure of participating in The Gathering Night of Tourist Walk, Dublin. Four brothers: Brendan, Michael, Donal, Oisin, four musicians, great people and their great project; called – “Tourist Walk“.
Mahua has been drawing for as long as she can remember. As an art student in Gujarat, India, she paid her dues to the study of landscapesand still life, but her overriding interest, her obsession as she calls it, is in people. She is less concerned with creating a faithful likeness of a subject than in capturing what interests her most about a face or a body.
Dublin-based photographer Martin Baker concentrates in his solo show on the interaction of the natural elements with the subject of a photo. Water, wind, clouds and light all play an important role in Martin’s images. Everything depends on and is influenced by everything else.His photos show his love for water and the reflection of the surroundings on its still surface.
We're happy and excited to have with us all the way from the U.S. Dublin-born artist Colm McCarthy for his first solo show in Ireland! Please join us for the Opening Night on Friday 2nd of November from 6 - 9pm. Dublin-born Colm McCarthy is a self-taught lifelong photographer who began printmaking and painting in 2008. His work tends to have strong socio-political undertones and, though he has been based in the U.S. since 1991, is heavily influenced by his memories of growing up in Ireland.
The Icon Walk has been endorsed by the UNESCO ( United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization)City of Literature office as an important site for the celebration of Irish literary talent and culture.
The Icon Factory and The Icon Walk took part in the Dublin Biennial Pop-Up CONVERSATIONS: TO THE POINT: What is the role of the artists in the public realm?
Micheál Rowsome’s work focuses on the use of colour, light and movement. Themes of love, truth, nature, and energy run through most of his creations.