"We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are." -Anaïs Nin
Marina Wild is an artist and illustrator based in Galway, Ireland.
She has exhibited in Ireland, Spain and Germany and is represented in the NUI Galway Art Collection as well as private collections in Europe, the United States and Mexico.
Her work now also includes illustration, mainly in the area of children’s books.
Current exhibition: Metaphorica, two-person show with Dagmar Drabent
Upstairs in the Town Hall Theatre, Galway | 15 August - 15 September 2015
Out now: Jumbo Discovers Giraffeland
(see Books section below for more information).
Some of the original pencil drawings for the Jumbo books are now for sale in our Etsy shop.
Jumbo Wants to be a Hippo and Jumbo Discovers Giraffeland, written by Lionel Gallagher and illustrated by me, are now available in Charlie Byrne's. You can also order the books
(€7,50 each) by e-mailing me, or buy them from our Etsy shop.
Galway Bay Folk Tales by Rab Fulton, illustrated by me and published by
The History Press Ireland - more information here.
Pirates, Dragons and Moon Monsters, a collaboration with writer and storyteller
Rab Swannock Fulton, will soon be published in book form!
The next term of Marina's art classes will start the week of 28 September 2015.
Venue: Art Room, upstairs in Áras na Mac Léinn, NUI Galway | Duration: eight weeks | All levels.
New: Saturday classes 2-5pm (go to CLASSES in the top bar)
Lunchtimes: €55 for eight weeks | Evenings: €80 for eight weeks | Saturdays: €15 each
For further information/to book a place, please e-mail email@example.com