Jack Hickey was born in 1988 in the small town of Cobh, located along the southern coast of Ireland. Jack's love for art began during his secondary level education at Coláiste Muire. In 2006 he was accepted at Crawford College of Art & Design. He graduated in the 2010-2011 academic year and has garnered much critical acclaim in the years that have followed. He is currently continuing his art practice, pursuing a career as a professional artist and has recently moved into his first studio.
His work attempts to illuminate the emptiness at the centre of human relationships, the inherent lack of meaningful interaction between different people, different sexes and different realities. The open space in the work represents the distance between individuals, the unsaid and the unrequited. It is an example of the void inherent in a modern, socially fractured world, where true human contact has become illusive, almost impossible. They strive to show the hole at the centre, the empty room within, the point where unease begins.
'Undressed', 52cm x 78cm, Oil on Canvas, Signed, Framed , €1,338
'Give it Time', 66cm x 102cm, Oil on Canvas, Signed, Framed, €1,784
'Hips Like Cinderella', 50cm x 70cm, Oil on Canvas, Signed, Framed, €1,115
'Secretly There', 40cm x 56cm, Oil on Canvas, Signed, Framed, €892
'Last Request', 28cm x 32cm, Ltd Ed. Digigraphie Print, Signed, Framed, €312
'Comfortably Numb', 28cm x 32cm, Ltd Ed. Digigraphie Print, Signed, Framed, €312
'Help Yourself', 24cm x 32cm, Ltd Ed. Digigraphie Print, Signed, Framed, €312
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‘2020 Spring Collection'
Each week one artist from the 2020 family will be showcased in the gallery and online. These mini exhibitions will feature new work from Julie Beckett, Nora Buttimer, Laura Cull, Sharon Dipity, Joe Healy, Jack Hickey, Eadaoin Harding Kemp, Ludmila Korol & Anne Marie Mcinerney
Full preview of the work available by each artist will be added here on their featured week.
Week 9 - Jack Hickey
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Tuesday to Saturday
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