Irish portrait painter James Hanley attended University College Dublin and the National College of Art and Design, Dublin. Painted from photographs taken in the studio, Hanley’s densely coloured representational works range from personal studies of friends to official portraits commissioned by institutions, organisations and the state. Hanley is represented in national public collections including the National Gallery of Ireland and The Arts Council. He is an elected member of the RHA and Aosdána.
To ensure the health and safety of the public, in line with current government restrictions, IMMA’s galleries will close from 24 December until further notice. All tickets purchased for Paula Rego, Obedience and Defiance exhibition will be refunded over the next two weeks. We appreciate your patience during this time.