A series of paintings reflecting this artist’s unique take on Ireland’s mood following the banking crisis. Together they form a surreal satire of an intensely climatic period in Irish history. 


“I would but find what’s there to find, love or deceit.  It was the mask engaged your mind, and after set your heart to beat, not what’s behind.”  – William Butler Yeats, Irish poet, dramatist, and prose writer.

Dublin Port

A series of paintings depicting Dublin Port and the now defunct dry docks. Most of these are currently on show at his exhibition – Nautica 2021


“Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were.  But without it we go nowhere.” – Carl Sagan, American Scientist and Writer.


Since 1981, Brian has undertaken numerous portrait commissions and in 2019 was shortlisted for the Zurich Portrait Prize hosted by the National Gallery of Ireland for his painting of RTÉ broadcaster Joe Duffy.  If you wish to enquire about having a portrait painted, or perhaps something else, please contact Brian by phone or email.