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Podcast in The Curiosity Series

Composer Jane O’Leary and painter Gwen O’Dowd join Maeve to delve deeper into the inspirations and motivations behind their art.

Jane and painter Gwen O’Dowd talk about the creative process with Maeve Higgins in a podcast produced by the Arts Council

In October 2022, as part of the Arts Council’s 70th anniversary programme,  Jane and painter Gwen O’Dowd discuss colour and movement in their artistic work, both having found inspiration in the power and beauty of the sea.  Jane’s quintet beneath the dark blue waves was strongly influenced by Gwen’s sea paintings.