Jimmy Lawlor’s Rural Surrealism

by on May 19, 2015
 

Sometimes you have to poke fun at yourself, and for Irish artist Jimmy Lawlor, that’s more fun to do with paint.

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The former Disney animator hasn’t long been a surrealist painter who makes jabs at the Irish life (both real and perceived). He’s only been painting this way for a few years, but has quickly made a name for himself. To name an Irish surrealist painter might have been hard to do, or at least seem absurd, until Lawlor came onto the scene.

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For Lawlor, not much thought goes into the details of what he puts in his paintings. Using intuition and a great sense of humor he lets the paintings go where they want. Seeing how it’s worked well thus far, must not be a bad idea.

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To see more of Jimmy Lawlor’s latest works head over to his website.

All artwork is property and copyright Jimmy Lawlor. 2015.