Russell Gallery officially opened in 2001 and is now a succesfull business dedicated,
mainly but not only, to Fine Art.
Gallery holds regulary exhibitions and dispalys the work of over 20 emerging and
established Irish artists at all times.
Russell, originally from
Italy, MA in Political Science, moved to ireland 16 Years ago
and has been
running the Gallery for the past 10 Years.
focus is on supporting and promoting Irish Art, giving space to a variety of styles and prices and keeping
the standard very high.
is also looking after marketing, research and buying for the shop with great care
on quality and innovation.
origins of all the products are alwasys known, supporting small businesses and
having the personal contact with producers.
She also makes some ceramics,
having been Andy apprentice for some time, and together they have a now 8 years old
BA Honors in Ceramics, brought
up near the Bernard Leach Pottery, St. Ives in Cornwall,
has lived in County
Clare for the last 25 years.
worked alongside Maria Hannon in Bunratty, Emanuel Cooper and Mo Jupp in London,
and also Frank Boydon, California.
His main mentor being Mo Jupp who first
introduced Andy to Raku techniques.More than 20 years of experience and research
in technique of shaping, glazing and firing have made Andy a skilled artist able
to combine imagination, originality and an intimate understanding of the materials.
Andy & Stefania Russell
New Quay, Burren
Tel: +353 65 7078185