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Fauna an exhibition of ink and watercolour paintings featuring Irish wildlife by Marian Sheehan-Ahern will run for the month of February.  All are welcome


Marian Sheehan-Ahern

Marian Sheehan-Ahern is a mixed media artist living in Cork. Sheehan has a BA (Hons.) in Fine Art Printmaking and graduated in 2015 with an MA by Research through Art Practice. Sheehan’s work has received the Locating the Gothic Legacy Award and The Curators Choice Drawing Award. Marian has exhibited both nationally and internationally since 2015, her work has been included in group shows in Brazil, Japan, Germany and the USA.

Marian’s art practice is strongly influenced by her research into Irish folklore superstition and oral storytelling. Her work features Irish flora and fauna which have rich links to Irish cautionary tales. Sheehan’s paintings have a light pallet and carry illustrative and printmaking attributes, featuring an emphasis on mark-making and weight of line.