About the Artist
Terence O’Connell is a professional artist using traditional methods and materials.
He has lived in the lakeland area of north Co.Westmeath since 1977. He is largely self-taught and is now a well-known landscape and wildlife artist working in both oil and watercolour. He has had a number of one-man exhibitions in the past and most recently held a successful solo exhibition in the Hazel Gallery, Ballinacarrigy, Co.Westmeath in August 2011. He also exhibits regularly at various group-shows throughout the year. He has been a member of The Watercolour Society of Ireland for many years and is a frequent prizewinner at their annual member’s show. 1996 D O’Sullivan Graphic Supplies Award 1997 James Adam Salesroom Award 2004 Whyte’s Auctioneers Award 2007 Amarach Consultants Award 2008 Amarach Consultants Award and James Adam Salesroom Award 2010 James Adam Salesroom Award 2012 James Adam Salesroom Award 2013 Whyte’s Auctioneers Award He has received numerous private commissions during his career and has work in public and private collections in Ireland; and in private collections in England, Germany, Sweden, U.S.A. and New Zealand.