West Cork Artist and Musician
The Blue Balloon
Oil on canvas 16" x 12"
Madden was born in Cork and is an adventurous and creative artist. He
works mainly in acrylics, as well as oils, watercolours, pen and ink
Everyday life is reflected in his paintings of people’s behaviour on
mobile phones, shopping, walking in the rain, relaxing and conversing.
His recent paintings represent varying styles and his artwork continues
to evolve towards an expressive and imaginative use of colour.
Patrick has won two awards for his paintings at the 2018 Maclise Art
Exhibition held in the Cork School of Music Gallery, being ‘Best in
Show’ and’ Best Acrylic Painting’
Recent exhibitions featured new and innovative colourful
paintings comprising visually interesting depictions of people as
well as landscapes, seascapes and streetscapes that capture the moods
of Cork City and the natural beauty of West Cork, and a range of still
lifes that portray the essence of the subject in exciting colour.
Patrick has recently exhibited at Cork’s Lavit Gallery and English
Market Gallery, at The Pig’s Back Café Gallery, Douglas, at Bishopstown
Art Gallery and at the Blue House Gallery and Grain Store Gallery in
Schull. He has paintings on display at St Mary’s Health Campus,
Gurranebraher, Cork (former Orthopaedic Hospital). He has participated
in group exhibitions at Ballincollig Community College, SMA Hall,
Wilton, Cork and The Framemaker Gallery, Carrigaline.
Winning paintings awarded prizes for best in show and best acrylic paintings at Maclise Atr Society Annual Exhibition 2018
Patrick accepts commissions, and work can be viewed by appointment at his studio at
Daragh House, Wilton Road, Cork, and on his website
Patrick is currently exhibiting his work at Mayfield Frank O'Connor
Library, 32 paintings under the title "Celebrations of Spring", 5
paintings on display at the BeFramed Gallery, St Patrick's Mills,
Douglas, Cork, and 2 paintings in the Maclise Art Society Annual
Exhibition in the Cork School of Music, that has just acquired one of his paintings for its permanent collection.
He continues to be represented in the Aisling Gallery in Ballydehob.
He can be contacted by email: email@example.com
and by phone: 087 241 5145
Feeding time at the Lough, Cork Oil on canvas, 20" x 8"