Zita McGarry Kelly - Artist
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Hi and welcome to my website.  The links on the left are the main navigation through my site.  If you want to contact me about my work please feel free to do so.  I hope you enjoy the work in my galleries.


A new Outlet for my Work

A new art gallery has opened in Naas, Co. Kildare: Buy and Sell Art.
To view my work, and other artists from the area, please click the logo above.

Gallery Pages

I have restructured the Galleries of my work into new sections.  All of my work that is available for sale is now catalogued in one section, while sold work is now categorised by year.  I hope you enjoy.

Market House Gallery - Kildare Artists Exhibition, 2009

An Exhibition of Paintings, Sculpture, Drawing & Printmaking,  Thursday 5th to Saturday 21st February

This was held in the Market House Gallery, Market Square, Mullingar, Co.Westmeath.  The Exhibition was opened by Ana Leddy, Head of RTE Radio One.   You can see the official invite which features my work "Going Home"

Greenacres Open Submission 2009

Exhibited from Friday the 6th of February until the 20th of February. For more information, click the logo to the right.

Drink! Feck! Girls! Art!

11th November, 2008 @ 19:00 in Naas Library Gallery
(Linda Marshall, Mary Ronayne and Zita McGarry Kelly)

Consisting of the aforementioned trinity of artists, printers and painters, who have come together and formed an animated integral whole to put on an exhibition of an “unholy culchural significance”... lovely paintings by lovely girls…
Months of priming, scratching, etching, painting, has finally culminated in the 2008 Immaculate Collection…(lovely paintings by lovely girls)
Drink! Feck! Girls! Art! is a catalytic, thought provoking, universally humanistic, inclusive and revealing exhibition…of lovely paintings by really lovely girls…

See the myspace site and get more information by clicking here

ZMG joins the Winter Collection at the Backstage Theatre of Arts in Longford - October 2008

An exhibition of paintings, photography, ceramics and crafts on Thursday 30th October at 7:30pm. I will be showcasing new work also.

A beautiful exhibition with plenty of unique ideas if you are looking for that perfect seasonal gift. The exhibition will bring the work of many exciting artists to the gallery with a great range of art mediums to choose from. Hope to see you there!

Review by Neil Collins, editor of Visual Arts Cork, June 2008

"As you can see, I adore McGarry Kellys art. It has soul as well as power, and her iconography is particularly striking. Her feeling for colour and tone is truly special. Make no mistake, this girl is good."

To read more, please click here.

The Gerard Manley Hopkins 21st International Summer School

I look forward to exhibiting works in this year’s festival of literature and arts in Monasterevin, Co. Kildare from Saturday 19th to Friday 25th July 2008.  See you there!

Facing White

The Exhibition Facing White at the Backstage Theatre of Arts Longford was very well received. A strong attendance on the opening night delivered a great atmosphere and a very enjoyable night for all.  The success of this show allows me now to continue to paint with the freedom and ambition that I have enjoyed so far. I look forward to participating in several group shows during the summer.  My warmest thanks to all who supported the show.

Face white.......Add colour.


ZMG Giclée Print

Due to the popularity of specific paintings in my last exhibition, I have decided to offer a limited edition Giclée print of certain works. A “Giclée” print is an exact reproduction of a printed artwork or photograph produced using high quality archival pigment inks on archival papers, and is a way that artists can produce art, and collectors can display or own high quality art.
The visual quality of the print result is extremely high with seeming continuous tone prints without dots, lines or barring. The colour saturation and definition can be stunning.

Each print is signed and numbered. Use the Contact me on the menu for pricing and availability queries.

Cover Artwork

My painting entitled “The Entrance” was selected as the book cover for a collected works in aid of Nas Na Riogh Housing Association.

“Who brought the biscuits?” is a compilation of short stories, poetry, extracts and memoirs, written by members of the Naas Harbour Writers. It is an illustration of their varied styles, techniques and approaches to writing, as individuals and as a group - I was delighted to contribute.

View my Work by Appointment

All are welcome to view my work by prior appointment at my studio.  Please use the "Contact Me" link in the menu to your left.

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