The Path Gets Broader, (Detail), 2023, Oil on Canvas, 150 x 113cm
Opening 6.00pm - 8.30pm Thursday 8 February.
QSS Gallery, 2nd floor, the Arches Centre 11-13 Bloomfield Avenue, Belfast.
Continues Mon - Thurs 10.00am - 5.00pm,
12 -29 February 2024
Michael Doherty lives and works in Belfast.
His works have been selected for exhibition with the Royal Ulster Academy, The Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize, The Syracuse International Film Festival and the Ciall Sense of the Gaeltacht.
He has a Bachelor of Arts first class honours degree in Fine Art (painting) from Ulster University and has led drawing and painting classes and sketching tours for organisations including the Royal Society of Ulster Architects, Oideas Gael, The Irish Architecture Foundation and Belfast City Council.
He is a member of Visual Artists Ireland, the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland and the Royal Society of Ulster Architects. His practice as a Visual Artist and as an Architect continue in parallel.
Narratives around cultural diversity, society, and the environment, are dominant in his work.
The Engine Room Gallery. March 2024.