Exhibitions

Metal Pig, Captain's Avenue

Solo: Animist

The Black Box, Belfast

Holding a discarded object in a junk shop, exploring its contours, feeling the patina it has acquired over time and use, one feels that the object could tell a story. Imagining that story is fanciful, yet tempting and inevitable.

Sparks – Collaborations from inside Vault Artist Studios © Neal Campbell 2018

Group: Sparks – Collaborations from inside Vault Artist Studios

Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

Vault Artist Studios began as the Belfast Bankers in late 2016. Adam Turkington received a mysterious email that contained an extraordinarily generous offer: would he be able to make use of an old Ulster Bank building in East Belfast for a year? ‘Yes’ was his immediate reply.

Christmas Show 2018 Framewerk

Group: Framewerk Xmas Show

Framewerk, Belfast

Annual group show at Framewerk - I showed works from my Guadalupe & Other HallucinationsNorth by North, and Alleys of the East series. 

Lunula Ballymoney (detail)

Group: BPW Christmas Exhibition

Belfast Print Workshop (Cotton Court)

The exhibition will feature framed prints by BPW members - both the new and those who have been with the workshop since the beginning - working across range of techniques.

Oranges (on the dashboard)

Group: Christmas : Present

ArtisAnn, Belfast

An exhibition by emerging and established artists: an amazing array of wonderful artworks by artists you know and love, as well as those you may have yet to discover, and all for less than 250 pounds.

Mountsandel Ferns - screenprint on Madrid Litho © Jonathan Brennan 2018

Group: Graphic Editions

Oriel Gallery, Antrim

Belfast Print Workshop in partnership with Prism Print International are pleased to present this exhibition showcasing ambitious and excellent work from across the s

North by North

Solo: North by North

Riverside Theatre, Coleraine

North by North is an exhibition of new work by multi-disciplinary artist Jonathan Brennan created specifically for the Riverside Theatre in Coleraine.

Hare Ram (detail) - Screenprint on Fabriano © Jonathan Brennan, 2017

Solo: Mandala

The Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

‘Mandala’ is an exhibition of screenprints resulting from a collaboration with the Indian vocal group Siri and multidisciplinary artist Jonathan Brennan.

Group: 40³ Exhibition

The Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

A comprehensive exhibition and series of participatory events: highlighting the extraordinary range of technique, imagery and vision of both past and current printmaking community.

Pink Knives - Linocut print with chine colle © Jonathan Brennan

Group: The Art of Printmaking

Fenderesky Gallery, Belfast

Delighted to have a work selected (Pink Knives) for this survey exhibition. 2017 year marks the 40th year of BPW, celebrations begin with an exhibition of over 50 selected prints from the membership and the BPW archive including work in lithography, etching, carborundum and silkscreen.

Group: Impressions Open Biennale

GMIT, Galway

Delighted to have 2 works accepted in this show: 'Sowing Teeth' and 'Polluting the Rivers with Severed Body Parts' (part of the 'Guadalupe & Other Hallucinations' series).

Solo: Alleys of the East

Framewerk, Belfast

‘Alleys of the East’ is a collection of recent images of alleys or entries in the east of Belfast by Jonathan Brennan. Is it also a video and a ‘zine.

Solo: Guadalupe & Other Hallucinations

Belfast Print Workshop (Cotton Court)

‘Guadalupe & Other Hallucinations’ is an exhibition of 12 new linocut prints by artist Jonathan Brennan based on the book 'Guadalupe & Other Hallucinations' by the artist's brother. 

Keady - linocut with chine collé on Fabriano © Jonathan Brennan, 2016

Group: Winter Artworks

ArtisAnn, Belfast

Winter Artworks was a "extra special Xmas exhibition of winter themed artworks by established and emerging artists". 

I was in good company - see the artists included: