The 2019 iBAM! Visual Artist of the year is Denis Brown of Dublin, Ireland. He is an artist calligrapher of the highest skill.
He is internationally acclaimed as a primary leader in western calligraphy, from traditional and avant-garde experimental work.
Represented in major collections including those of The European Parliament; The British Library; The Newberry Library Chicago; San Francisco Public Library; Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge UK; National Museum of Ireland; Akademie der Künste , Berlin; Trinity College Library, Dublin; Chester Beatty Library, Dublin; University College Cork; The Irish Department of Foreign Affairs.
Here are some examples of his art
Celtic Art Class With iBAM! Visual Arts Awardee Denis Brown 10-19
Denis will be holding a special class for iBAM! attendees:
INTRODUCING CELTIC ART Saturday October 19, 2019
11:00 AM-3:00 PM
IAHC, Shamrock Room, 2nd Floor
A "no pressure" day including a practical introduction to writing a Celtic script, interspersed with short films and slides presentations showing the themes of Celtic art in some of the most important surviving manuscripts. Modern work in Celtic style will also be shown. No previous experience is necessary.
Required materials kit must be purchased at class. Cost: $15
Registration for the class is required, click HERE!
Denis Brown on Facebook!
Additional Artwork done by Denis Brown!