This Christmas, consider shopping local with our list of homegrown gift ideas from The Complex Studio Artists.
Aisling Duffy is an art led fashion designer who runs a one person business from her studio at The Complex. Duffy designs bespoke pieces that address social issues such as Climate Change, Environment and Sustainable fashion. She works with vegan friendly fabrics, and operates on a made to order basis, meaning there's no waste or overproduction. Alongside her one of a kind designs, Duffy has created collections of beautiful notebooks, art prints, and mini cushions.
Kyle Cheldon Barnett
Kyle Cheldon Barnett is a Dublin-based Designer and Creative Director, with a background in fine art photography, visual communications, and fashion design. Cheldon Barnett's 'Line Series' limited edition Giclée fine art prints are available to buy on his website.
Rónán Ó Raghallaigh
To raise funds for his show in Belfast in January 2022, Ó Raghallaigh is holding a ‘Solstice Sale’ of his Celtic paintings, until December 21st.
The paintings in the ‘Solstice Sale’ are unframed on paper, and can be bought directly from the artist.
Following it's launch at The Model in Sligo in October, 'I Build My Own Island', a new publication by Pilkington is available to buy from Temple Bar Gallery and Studios. The beautiful book features a series of recurring characters, inhabiting surreal landscapes that evoke lakeshores, seashores and distant mountain ranges.