Norman MOONEY

Biography

Norman Mooney (1971) was born in Dublin, Ireland. He studied at the Crawford College of Art and Design in Cork and completed his BFA at the National College of Art in Dublin. He then received the distinguished honor of participating in the Third-Degree

Norman Mooney (1971) was born in Dublin, Ireland. He studied at the Crawford College of Art and Design in Cork and completed his BFA at the National College of Art in Dublin. He then received the distinguished honor of participating in the Third-Degree program at the Irish Museum of modern Art from 1992 to 1993.

The versatility in his works is evident: a vital characteristic both quality as well as the perception of his work. His multifaceted art creations, ranging from sculptures, installations, drawings and works on paper, serve as a means of communication between the metaphysical and the corporeal, where the play of contrast is key.

His sculpture – interior and exterior – installations, which have been displayed from the Middle East to Europe and the US, harmoniously become one with their surroundings and provide a different experience every time through kinetic interaction. and process with materials such as smoke, glass, steel and resin.

In 1994, he relocated to New York City and has been exhibiting locally and internationally for more than 20 years. Recent exhibitions held in New York, Mexico City and Belgium.

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Technique

Deeply engaged in process, he draws with a flame torch and brings his drawings to life, using media such as layers of cast aluminium, resin and glass. He relies on the immediate moment: the present is what will lead him to capture his work in the

Deeply engaged in process, he draws with a flame torch and brings his drawings to life, using media such as layers of cast aluminium, resin and glass. He relies on the immediate moment: the present is what will lead him to capture his work in the continuum of space and time.

Mooney's artworks delve into "the elemental and cyclical synergies of nature". Lines, form, colour, materiality, are all part of the artistic experience he wishes his audience to indulge into.

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Collection