Gerard Byrne

Gerard Byrne was born in Dublin in 1958 and is regarded as one of Ireland’s most prolific and successful painters. In particular, he is renowned for his plein air works, which derive from his obsession with light, the sea and beautiful landscapes.

Byrne is an accomplished figurative painter, his work is representative of a scope and versatility virtually unparalleled  in the contemporary art scene in Ireland. He currently resides in the UK, but returns regularly to paint his beloved Irish landscapes.