Glastonbury-on-sea pier painting at The Glastonbury Festival, Somerset Liam O’Farrell

Glastonbury-on-Sea pier painting at The Glastonbury Festival, Somerset The great debut of the last festival, held in 2019, was the Glastonbury-on-sea pier, designed by The Mutoid Waste Company. The festival, however, is many miles from the sea, so it looked striking and rather dream-like up high on a hill, overlooking the Somerset countryside. It was … Read more

Oil painting of the allotment in Pilton, Somerset showing vegetables & shed Liam O’Farrell

An oil painting of the allotment in Pilton, Somerset During the lockdowns, I decided to embark on a large project based in my home village of Pilton, Somerset. I mused over a few ideas but finally settled on the village allotment. Over the years I have painted many allotments, some real locations and many manufactured … Read more

The New English Art Club’s (NEAC) Annual Exhibition Liam O’Farrell

My painting is exhibiting at The New English Art Club’s (NEAC) Annual Open Exhibition 2022 I was delighted to learn that my painting ‘A bee in a country allotment’ (yes, there is a bee in there) has been selected for The New English Art Club’s (NEAC) Annual Open Exhibition at the Mall Galleries in Central … Read more

A series of hand painted postcards around the Somerset villages Liam O’Farrell

Painting postcards around Pilton in Somerset When the first lockdown hit, obviously I could not get out and about like I used to, so I had to come up with a solution that included a bit of exercise that might prevent me turning into a bit of an old hermit. My solution was to take … Read more

A painting of Corfe Castle and Village in Dorset Showing Swanage Railway Liam O’Farrell

Painting Corfe village and Castle in Dorset In May, the lockdown eased a wee bit and I seized the first opportunity I could get out and do a spot of painting. I wanted something within easy distance of Pilton where I live so I pulled out a map and studied my options. I eventually plumbed … Read more

Painting of The Standard on the High Line in New York City & the Whitney Liam O’Farrell

A painting of The Standard on the High Line in New York City In late 2019 just before the world went mad, I took a painting trip to New York City. It was a research expedition for studio paintings. This essentially meant visiting a series of locations and producing on the spot paintings, supported by … Read more

Padstow painting at The Royal Society of Marine Artists Annual Exhibition Liam O’Farrell

I am exhibiting at The Royal Society of Marine Artists Annual Exhibition 2021 Later this month I will be exhibiting my painting ‘Back to Padstow’ at the Royal Society of Marine Artists Annual Exhibition at The Mall Galleries in London. I am really looking forward to getting back to exhibiting again and to get a … Read more

A painting of Liverpool showing the Liver Building and The Cunard Building Liam O’Farrell

A painting video of Liverpool Docks and The Liver Building Earlier this year, after visiting a client, I took the opportunity to visit Liverpool and do a spot of painting. While there, I thought I would produce a small video of my experiences. I hope you enjoy it. The City of Liverpool dates back to … Read more