Emerging artist Kaye Maahs is a native of Kerry who has been living and working in the Burren, County Clare since 2003. She was awarded a BA in Fine Art in 2015 from CCAM GMIT, Galway. She was the recipient of Clare County Council’s Tyrone Guthrie Artist Bursary Award 2017 and has recently been awarded a two week residency at the Heinrich Böll Cottage Residency on Achill Island, Mayo for 2019. Kaye was also an invited artist at the Royal Hibernian Academy’s Annual Exhibition in 2018. Recent shows include Hermione 2018, VUE Art Fair RHA, Kerry Visual Artist Showcase 2017, Cairde Visual, COE ’17 and Boyle Arts Festival. Her work is rooted in both the local and the personal. Her practice is defined by daily observations and musings. It is the residue of these moments that informs her paintings.
Title: Nightlights Mungret Limerick
Size: 50 x 70 x 2 cm (unframed)
Medium: Oils on Canvas