Brian’s most recent solo exhibition, Boomtown, sold out within days of opening. It received widespread media attention for accurately capturing Ireland’s mood following the banking crisis and selected works have been used to design book covers and illustrate newspaper articles. A few examples include:.
Venetian carnival masks were the focus of Brian’s equally successful Masquerade exhibition launched by Ireland’s former Taoiseach, the late Charles J. Haughey. Acclaimed by critics and collectors alike, it was described by writer Michael O’Sullivan as a “profound expression of painterly accomplishment and excellence”.