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A Certain Romance – Riley Waite

1 September 2023, 10:00 - 30 September 2023, 16:00

Opening launch: 30th August at 7pm

A Certain Romance is a solo painting exhibition by Riley Waite, a Portland based figurative oil painter and current Emerging Artist in Residence at An Táin Art Centre. The collection showcases portraits and landscapes that reflect his return to Ireland, evoking a deep understanding and appreciation for his heritage while challenging his adolescent views. As a diasporan artist who once lived in Ireland, Riley poetically explores the intriguing Irish youth sub-culture as a sociological phenomenon, juxtaposed with the profound beauty of rural Ireland. Through his exploration of paint, he invites viewers to delve into the intricate narratives beneath the surface, offering a certain romantic journey through the heart of the Irish diaspora.

  • Type: Exhibition
  • Time: 1 September 2023 - 10:00 30 September 2023 - 16:00
  • Venue:An Táin Arts Centre