Senator David Norris and artist Louise McKeon at the exhibition opening. (Photo: Conor Healy Photography)

Senator David Norris and artist Louise McKeon at the exhibition opening. (Photo: Conor Healy Photography)

The first ever painted portrait, for which Senator David Norris has agreed to sit, was unveiled this Thursday evening, 18th November, in The Keeling Gallery, Clarendon Street.  Senator David Norris was Guest of Honour at the unveiling which he attended along with internationally recognised Irish artist Louise McKeon, the first artist to persuade the Senator to sit for her.

Vincent keeling, gallery owner with Senator David Norris at the exhibition opening.

Vincent Keeling, gallery owner with Senator David Norris at the exhibition opening. (Photo: Conor Healy Photography)

The portrait will be exhibited in The Keeling Gallery, Clarendon Street, over the coming weeks as part of Louise’s Portraits and Seascapes exhibition.