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Felim Egan, b.1952

Black Apollo1983

Black Apollo is a 1983 work by Felim Egan. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.

MediumAcrylic on paper
Dimensions144 x 122 cm
Credit LineIMMA Collection: Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992
Item NumberIMMA.196 GL
Image Caption
Felim Egan, Black Apollo, 1983, Acrylic on paper, 144 x 122 cm, Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992

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About the Artist

Felim Egan 1952–2020

Irish painter Felim Egan studied in Belfast, Portsmouth and the Slade School of Art, London. Hiss paintings draw on an abstract language, captured in symbols relating to music, literature and landscape, most often that of Sandymount Strand where he has lived and painted since the 1980s. Egan has exhibited across Europe since 1979. He represented Ireland at the Biennale de Paris in 1981 and the São Paulo Biennale in 1985. Egan had a major solo exhibition at IMMA in 1996.
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