Seanfhocail - Annie Moriarty
Paper Stock: Permajet Portrait Rag 285gsm
Size: 42 x 59.4cm (A2)
These unique artworks aim to present and promote the Irish language through using proverbs to look at our contemporary times, a reflection on the past year, a look to the future and to celebrate the resilience and community spirit of the Irish people at the time of our national holiday celebrations.
Irish Proverb: Aithnítear cara i gcruatán
A wise phrase that means that a good friend is known in hardship.
Commissioned by St. Patrick's Festival in partnership with Hen's Teeth.
Supported by the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media under the 20 Year Strategy for the Irish Language 2010 – 2030.
About the artist
Annie Moriarty is a designer and illustrator based in Dublin. Since graduating from NCAD she has worked in studios in Dublin and Berlin. She has a background in typography which has influenced her illustration style. In her illustrations she explores themes of empathy, using shape, space and texture to portray emotions.