New Generation Gallery

Paul Connell

Fine Art, Crawford College of Art and Design

New Generation Gallery 2019

The Irish language & oral tradition are important elements in my practice; verbal wordplay often trespasses into the visual or conceptual vocabulary in the work, such as the personifications of my pseudo-Hibernian mythmaking called Ocras (Hunger) & Olcas (Evil), or Ifreann (Hell) & Aifreann (Mass). I use charcoal drawings and animation as an active & urgent means of thinking, & storytelling.

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Aifreann by Paul Connell