Niamh Barry, Patera, IRE, 2013
Niamh Barry’s Patera references the complex scalloped edges of shallow craters. The suspended light sculpture, illuminated by LED lights under glass opal tiles, features Barry’s signature floating hand-formed bronze rings. Barry’s dynamic, captivating work assumes different forms depending on the angle from which it is viewed.
Since the beginning of her artistic career with Todd Merrill Studio in 2012, Barry has risen to prominence in the art and design world, becoming one of the most sought-after figures working in LED light sculptures today. Barry has been profiled in Architectural Digest, Modern Magazine, Galerie Magazine, the Financial Times and was the recipient of the 2017 Award for Best Lighting in Image Interiors and Living Magazine.
In 2017 Barry was commissioned by the Central Bank of Ireland to create a monumental work referencing the Broighter Boat and its historical importance. Most recently Barry was selected by the National Museum of Ireland to create a monumental commission that will be part of the museum’s permanent collection. A survey exhibition of her work will be mounted at the museum in 2018.
Todd Merrill Studio is Niamh Barry’s sole representative in the United States.
Custom works may be commissioned.
Dimensions: 60″ L x 48″ H x 32″ D
Medium: Mirror polished solid bronze, Opal Glass, LEDs
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