Artist Therese McAllister with some of her works (photo Liam Madden)
Artist Therese McAllister with some of her works (photo Liam Madden)

Therese McAllister trained at the renowned Studio di Nera Simi in Florence and in Ireland at the National College of Art and Design. Working mainly in oils, her darkly-glowing still-lifes are rich and vibrant in colour with a meticulous attention to detail. 

National Botanic Gardens (photo Liam Madden)
National Botanic Gardens (photo Liam Madden)

It’s fitting that Therese who comes from the area has put together “The Colour of Nature” exhibition to be shown in the National Botanic Gardens in Glasnevin.

Work from the exhibition (photo Liam Madden)
Work from the exhibition (photo Liam Madden)

The exhibition continues in the National Botanic Gardens until Sunday June 9th.