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Bells of Feathers, of Ashes, of Leaves
       
     
Breaking The Wave
       
     
Winged Boat
       
     
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Ploughsail
       
     
The Sky
       
     
Hold Together
       
     
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Bells of Feathers, of Ashes, of Leaves
       
     
Bells of Feathers, of Ashes, of Leaves

(8cm Bronze bells. 2011)

From Samuel Beckett's "Waiting for Godot"...

ESTRAGON
All the dead voices.
VLADIMIR
They make a noise like wings.
ESTRAGON
Like leaves.
VLADIMIR
Like sand.
ESTRAGON
Like leaves.
Silence.
VLADIMIR
They all speak at once.
ESTRAGON
Each one to itself.
Silence.
VLADIMIR
Rather they whisper.
ESTRAGON
They rustle.
VLADIMIR
They murmur.
ESTRAGON
They rustle.
Silence.
VLADIMIR
What do they say?
ESTRAGON
They talk about their lives.
VLADIMIR
To have lived is not enough for them.
ESTRAGON
They have to talk about it.
VLADIMIR
To be dead is not enough for them.
ESTRAGON
It is not sufficient.
Silence.
VLADIMIR
They make a noise like feathers.
ESTRAGON
Like leaves.
VLADIMIR
Likes ashes.

Breaking The Wave
       
     
Breaking The Wave

Bronze boat set into torn wave of wood.

20 cm bronze figure on found wood. 2011

Winged Boat
       
     
Winged Boat

Wax of Winged Boat bronze.

30 cm bronze figure. 2010

Winged Boat detail
       
     
Winged Boat detail

Wax model. Where aft evolves into wings.

Detail from "Curragh on Lough Erne"
       
     
Detail from "Curragh on Lough Erne"

Lino cut. Limited edition.

Ink on paper. 15x25. 2015.

Ploughsail
       
     
Ploughsail

The spirit of a country. Bronze sail and farming plough.

Bronze. 30cm. 2011

The Sky
       
     
The Sky

Bronze of night sky.

Detail.

Hold Together
       
     
Hold Together

Bowl made of hands.

Wax model for aluminium cast. 50w. 1998.

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Beckett Noir

Part of a series in charcoal of Samuel Beckett. Created while on a bursary at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre in Annaghmakerrig, Ireland.

Charcoal on Fabriano paper. 150cm x 200 cm. 2015.