Artist Liam O'Neill and Liam Madden of the Irish Art Blog at the exhibition opening

Artist Liam O'Neill and Liam Madden of the Irish Art Blog at the exhibition opening

Last night (Thursday 16th June) saw the opening of Sean Nós – an exhibition featuring new works by prominent Irish artists Liam O’Neill, J.B Vallely, John Behan, Eamon O’Doherty, Aidan Harte and others in the Sol Art Gallery on Dawson Street, Dublin 2.

Traditional Musicians at the exhibition opening

Traditional Musicians at the exhibition opening

Being Bloomsday, there were a number of attendees dressed up for the occasion, one clutching a bookmarked copy of Ulysses.  The exhibition features a couple of James Joyce portraits by Liam O’Neill. The exhibition opening also featured live traditional music.

Tony Strickland, Aidan Doyle and Angel Loughrey at the exhibition opening

Tony Strickland, Aidan Doyle and Angel Loughrey at the exhibition opening

The exhibition continues until July 20th.