New Generation Gallery

Darren John Forde

BA Fine Art, Crawford College of Art, Crawford College of Art and Design

New Generation Gallery 2020

I’m a figurative painter working primarily in oils and charcoal Thematically the work is anchored to the characters and situations found in mythological stories, specifically Irish mythology.The work is an exploration of vulnerability and our capacity for love and violence.The work predicates the universal nature of folklore, religion and attempts to highlight the thread that links them together

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The fall of Balor by Darren John Forde
Danu Triptych by Darren John Forde
Study of the Fir Bolg by Darren John Forde