This is the website of Irish visual artist Colin McGookin RUA

Colin is currently exhibiting examples of his paintings in the Royal Ulster Academy annual exhibition at the Ulster Museum Belfast closing 8 January 2017 and also in the ArtisAnn Gallery Belfast as a gallery artist

Colin was elected an Associate of the Royal Ulster Academy in 1989 and elected a full Academician in 2010

Below, Colin McGookin 'Our Father in the Theatre of Dreams' 2016 Acrylic on Canvas 190 x 338 cms

 


 


Colin McGookin
'Constriction'
2010
Acrylic on Canvas
153cms x 153cms




Colin at the Ulster Museum on Sunday 14 November 2010 talking about his work and demonstrating his portrait painting technique along with Julian Friers (RUA President) and Joanna Mules ARUA.

Their very entertaining and interesting sitter was art collector broadcaster and journalist Eamonn Mallie.

Photo by Stephen Shaw

Colin painting Eamonn Mallie

Photo by
Marilyn Porte

Colin McGookin
'Eamonn Mallie'
2010
45cms x 35cms
Acrylic on Canvas



This website seeks to provide background information and contact details enabling visitors to learn more about Colin's work as an artist, photographer, workshop facilitator and curator and you can also shop at his new online gallery.

Colin is currently Arts Care Artist in Residence for the South Eastern Trust.



Links

Email c_mcgookin@btinternet.com