‘The Yellow Window’ is one of a series of works by Stephen McKenna portraying interiors with a view. Architecture is a key element in these painting and an atmosphere of stillness and reflection is conveyed to the viewer.
|Oil on canvas
|Framed: 126.8 x 167.3 x 5 cm 120 x 160 x 3.5 cm
|IMMA Collection: Donation, Maire and Maurice Foley, 2000
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English artist Stephen McKenna studied at the Slade School of Fine Art, London. McKenna’s still life, landscape and interior compositions referenced classical antiquity and explored the contemporary potential of those traditional genres. He exhibited extensively, including major solo exhibitions at the Museum of Modern Art, Oxford; Stadtische Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf, and the Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin. He was an elected member of Aosdána and the Royal Hibernian Academy.View Artist