Land and Water
Exhibition of paintings and prints by Eilish McCann in The Event Space, Bailieborough Library from March 3 to April 9.
This show brings together the artist’s lived experience and her interest in migration and storytelling. The figurative work presented combines acrylic, oil, watercolour, monotype and screenprinted images. This exhibition is supported by Cavan Arts.
Eilish McCann is an artist from Co. Cavan, living in Co. Wexford. She has exhibited extensively in Ireland and was shortlisted for the Hennessy Portrait Prize at the National Gallery of Ireland (2019). She studied Art and Design at GMIT, Galway graduating with a Diploma in Painting and Printmaking (2001) and also holds a BA in English and German from Trinity College, Dublin. She recently completed her second year on the Turps Art School London, Correspondence course in Painting. Eilish has been receipt of an Arts Council Visual Arts Bursary and Professional Development Award.