George Dunne

Born in Dublin, George is a European painter. From Irish, Cornish and Breton Stock, he can call on a rich tradition of North European angst.

Gerald Davis, writer and art correspondent, commented "…. Allied to a quirky choice of subjects, he gives us a series of idiosyncratic tableaux of enduring fascination. George is above all a committed artist, he paints because he has to and, when we look at his work we see not a 'sophisticated' distillation of multiplicity of styles of contemporary art, but a direct response to his own struggle with life and his attempt to understand it. It is this deeply felt involvement with painting and life that makes such work as this an important part of the exciting renaissance in Irish art through which we are privileged to be living”

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