Androgynous vision: Irish artist David Booth

His first solo exhibition is called Typecast, but the characters in the portraits of Dublin painter David Booth are anything but

16th June, 2019
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David Booth in his studio PIc: Fergal Phillips

David Booth doesn’t always like to create titles for his paintings - and the Irish artist has a good reason for avoiding them. “I think it reduces the work,” Booth says, as he stands in his Dublin studio which is packed with gesso, paintbrushes, and more a dozen of his canvases jostling for space on the walls while the lazy afternoon light spills in through the large window. “The less that is told, the more...

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