Donoghue is best known for her large abstract oil paintings. Loosely drawn linear elements and saturated splashes of vivid colour, primarily occupy the edges of the compositions. The juxtaposition of these against large planes of muted tones, reveal the artist’s interest in the relationship between space, colour, and line.
“This current work is a further exploration of motherhood and being a working artist. It is inspired by the synchronicities of life and my routines, like the Whooper swans that take up residence in the local turlough every winter. My morning commute coincides with the swan's early flight in search of food after a long night. Each journey is no less necessary, each routine sustaining a way of life.”
Art + Soul: International Art and Sculpture ExhibitionCastlemartyr Resort, Co Cork 28 May - 18 Jun 2023Gormleys is delighted to present Ireland's largest Art & Sculpture exhibition at the 5* Castlemartyr Resort in Cork. Art + Soul showcases over 250 artworks by some of the biggest names in international and Irish art, including Andy Warhol, Damien Hirst, Salvador Dali, Francis Bacon and Banksy. Included is a...Read more