Joy Gerrard

Joy Gerrard/ Joy Gerrard

Ireland 1971

Painting, Drawing

Joy Gerrard
Joy Gerrard

An Irish-born artist, Joy Gerrard practice has expanded in the recent years from drawings to large paintings. Focused on depicting crowds from a view of a tall building or a helicopter, hundreds of brush strokes faithfully portray known images from the newspaper and internet.

Featured image: Joy Gerrard – Protest Crowd (detail), 2015. Photo credits
Image used for illustrative purposes only.