West Clare artist exhibits in Kilkee
“Dreaming on the Edge of the World”, an exhibition of stunning art works by visual artist Adil Vezir, runs at Cultúrlann Sweeney, Kilkee, from 15th July to 2nd August.
Recently relocated to the west coast of Ireland, Adil is a multidisciplinary artist who uses a variety of materials and techniques in painting, sculpture, as well as mixed media. Originally born in Baku, Azerbaijan, his family immigrated to New York during the collapse of the Soviet Union.
Adil studied Art History and sculpture at Hunter College in New York before moving to Philadelphia. He also worked as a commercial production sculptor, art handler and custom fabricator. Through this work he was directly exposed to vast amount of great and historic art. This experience inspired and informed his creative process and he always strives to achieve a high level of craftsmanship and precision in all of his art work.
Adil’s recent exhibitions include Ballymaloe House, Co Cork (2019), Performing Arts Centre, Philadelphia, USA (2019), and Imperfect Gallery, Philadelphia, USA, (2015).
“Dreaming on the Edge of The World”, which includes works by Adil during his time living on the west coast of Clare, will be officially launched on 17th July from 6.00 pm to 7.00pm. All are welcome to this free event.