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Posters for ‘Impresiones Gigantes’

Here are the best of the posters I designed for the road-roller event ‘Impresiones Gigantes’. All posters included elements of linoprints and the logo was also cut from lino.   

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Work begins for ‘Impresiones Gigantes – 2013’

Impresiones Gigantes is happening again this year. The event will take place in Granada’s Paseo del Salon on May 22. Last year’s prints will be exhibited before the new event in a city centre location. More information about that very soon. Here’s a photo of my 1 x 2 metre lino block with a few […]

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Goodbye 2012 . . . .

Here are the participants of ‘Impresiones Gigantes – 2012’, the event I started in Granada. Preparation is underway for next years event.

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Experimenting for ‘Impresiones Gigantes’

Here are some test prints of linocuts that I’ve been doing for ‘Impresiones Gigantes 2012‘. Printed on chick-lit with ‘el t├│rculito’ in Granada, Spain.

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Impresiones Gigantes! – Granada 2012

Here is something very exciting that I’m involved with in Granada at the moment. We’re trying to organise a Road-Roller day for the middle of May. I’m using my experience as part of Cork Printmakers Road-Roller Project as much as possible. We haven’t got a fixed date or location yet but the work has already […]

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Road Roller Day – The Making of . . .

Here are a couple of videos documenting Road Roller Day 2010. Here’s a short film featuring all the participants on the day. Here’s a video of my own print outlining the process from it’s beginnings as a photograph to the final print. Included is a stop-motion clip which documents the cutting in my home of […]

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‘Impressions of Your City’ opens in Cork Opera House, February 1st.

Cork Printmakers Road Roller Print Event - 2010

On November 26th 2010 7 large scale linocuts were inked and printed in the old Sawmills in Copley Street in Cork City. An industrial 250 tonne road-roller was used in place of a traditional printing press. Participants included; Brian Barry, Fiona Kelly, Sean Hanrahan and Peter McMorris from Cork Printmakers. Students from CIT Crawford College […]

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Press for ‘Impressions of Your City’ in Cork City’s Opera House

Cork Printmakers Road Roller Print Exhibition

Here are two cuttings from Cork’s ‘Evening Echo’ and ‘Irish Examiner’ newspapers from January 28th, 2010. They’re publicising the forthcoming exhibition ‘Impressions of Your City’ that will begin in The Opera House on February 1st. CHECK OUT PHOTOS SHOWING MY PRINT BEING MADE ON THE DAY.

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Press pre Cork Printmakers Road-Roller Print Event

Michael O'Regan - Cork's Echo Boy by Brian Barry. Cork Printmakers Road-Roller Print Event 2010.

This appeared in Cork’s Evening Echo (Friday, November 26th, 2010), the day before the Road-Roller Event. It contains a picture of my lino block with a load more cutting to do! It incorrectly names me a 1st year student from CIT Crawford College of Art and Design. The event itself, which took place the following […]

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Ireland’s first Steam-Roller Print Project!

Steamroller Printing Project

ROAD ROLLER PRINT EVENT A project initiated by Cork Printmakers and┬átaking place as part of Art Trail 10 11am – 5pm, Saturday 27 November 2010 Old Sawmills Site, Copley Street, Cork City. Participants Artist members of Cork Printmakers, Brian Barry, Sean Hanrahan, Fiona Kelly and Peter McMorris; first year students from CIT Crawford College of […]

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