COE '16 New Century Retro - A Selection of COE Prize-winners

17th September 2016 – 1st October 2016


Curated by Helen O'Donoghue Senior Curator, Head of Engagement and Learning Programmes,IMMA.

The exhibition will be officially opened by Dr. Eimear O'Connor
on Saturday 17th September at 7.45pm in the Town Hall Gallery, Chapel Lane, Claremorris.
Preview 6.45pm - 7.45pm

Aideen Barry, Jenny Brady, Cecilia Danell, Lisa Fingleton, Michael Fortune, Maggie Madden, Selma Makela,
Paul McKinley, Fionna Murray, Vukasin Nedeljkovic, Lorraine Neeson, David O'Kane, Ruby Wallis










Summer Show at SO Fine Art Editions

10th August 2016 – 23rd September 2016


Yoko Akino, Jean Bardon, Ailbhe Barrett, Neil Dunne, Melissa Ellis, Mary A. Fitzgerald, Niamh Flanagan, Matthew Gammon,
Jonathan Hunter, Stephen Lawlor, Daniel Lipstein, Bob Lynn, Sabina Mac Mahon, Kate MacDonagh, Bernadette Madden, Kelvin Mann,
Susan Mannion, Nicola Morrin, Ciara O’Brien, Ruth O’Donnell, Sorca O’Farrell, David O’Kane, Eileen O’Sullivan, Alison Pilkington,
Nancy Previs, Maurice Quillinan, Aoife Scott, Vincent Sheridan, Aaron Symth, Martha Wakula-Mac










The Shadow on the Wall

1st April 2016 – 5th October 2016


An exhibition of painting, drawing, lithography, photography and video
by Edward O'Kane and David O'Kane at Cavanacor Gallery to commemorate
the 50th anniversary of Flann O'Brien's/Brian O'Nolan's death on April Fool's Day 1966.
David O'Kane has created a special edition lithograph (pictured above) for the anniversary exhibition.
The lithograph is based on images taken at Brian O'Nolan's birthplace in Strabane, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland.
The lithograph is in an edition of of 30 copies with a page format of 38 cm x 49,5 cm.
It was produced in Leipzig at the Stein_Werk lithography studio.
It is available for sale from Cavanacor Gallery.










Loss of Liberty

September 2016 – October2016


Article in the Visual Artists' Newssheet.
Rory Prout talks to David O'Kane about his experience of the Arba Minch Prison Art Project in Ethiopia, which Prout established in 2015.










'Imagination Dead Imagine'

22nd October 2016 – 10th December 2016


Opening at the Salon of the KulturGut Hirtscheid, Germany 7pm, 22nd of October.
Musical Accompaniment grossARTIG quartet from Nistertal.
The exhibition continues until the 10th of December 2016.

An exhibition of 'Imagination Dead Imagine',
a special commemorative 50th anniversary portfolio celebrating Samuel Beckett's wonderful short story
by Jamie Murphy and David O'Kane, & other diverse graphic works by David O'Kanea











The Glass Harmonica

1st December 2016 – January 2017


Solo Exhibition at Gallery Baton, Seoul, South Korea











Fire Station Artists' Studios

1st October 2014 – 1st August 2017


Artist in residence for a long-term residency (2 years and 9 months) at the Fire Station Artists' Studios