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Ireland has its fair share of artists who have produced incredible art pieces across the world. There are endless contemporary artists across Ireland that continue to enrich the Irish culture with their art. Here are nine contemporary Irish artists you should know about.

1) Richard Mosse

Mosse is a visual artist originally from Kilkenny. They are also a documentary photographer and filmmaker. You can find some of their work on instagram and personal website.

2) Conor O’Leary

O’Leary is a photographer originally from Wexford and are currently based in London. They have worked with The National Gallery of Ireland, The New York Times, Fader, Penguin Random House and much more. You can find his website here. 

3) Duncan Campbell

Campbell is mostly a video artist originally from Dublin. They are based in Glasgow and was the winner of the 2014 Turner Prize.

4) Conor Harrington

Harrington is an artist and an inventive painter based in London. He was a former graffiti artist and still holds some of those elements in his more recent works. He generally works in gallery settings where he sets new boundaries and reinvents his own work. You can find his website here.

Plastering. A WIP for a lil sumpin-sumpin I've been working on.

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5) Aaron Hurley

Originally from Dublin, Hurley a photographer who works mainly in the fashion world. Hurley has worked for some of the top fashion shows around the world with some of most famous supermodels. You can find his website here.

Plastering. A WIP for a lil sumpin-sumpin I've been working on.

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6) Robyn Carey

Carey is originally from Dublin who multidisciplinary artist and designer. She is based in NYC and you can find some of her work here.

7) Ann Marie Webb

Webb is an abrtact artist who creates a new sense of space. She has completed an MFA in Painting at NCAD Dublin, and also has a BA in Visual Arts Practice IADT Dublin.

#AnnMarieWebb #artist #abstract #painter #contemporaryart #Saatchi #Art

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8)  Lorcan Finnegan

Finnegan is an artist and filmmaker originally from Dublin. He has a visual book called “Granny Fashion” and has produced commercials, short films and music videos. You can find his website here.

9) Eileen O’Sullivan

O’Sullivan is a painter and visual artist based in Meath/Dublin. Her work explores ideas of comfort, belonging and place. You can find her work on her website or instagram.

#newmarket #drawing

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Who are we missing from this list? Let us know in the comments.