Omin is a graphic artist with 19 year history rooted in Graffiti. Born in 1982 and currently residing in Dundalk. He graduated from Dublin Institute of Technology in 2012 with a BA Honors Degree in Visual Communications.
For almost 20 years, he has been painting both commercially and as a passionate hobby, traveling extensively painting the country's walls, bringing graffiti art to a mainstream audience in both his hometown of Dundalk as well as nationwide whilst also becoming established on the international graffiti art scene.
Exhibitions include - North Louth Artists 50th Anniversary Exhibition, Basement Gallery, Dundalk. May-June 2018 | Creative Spark residency and Print Studio annual exhibition, Basement Gallery, Dundalk Oct-Nov 2015-18 | Guest Artist - "North Louth Artists" Annual Exhibition - Basement Gallery, Dundalk. May-June 2017 | "Halftone" Print Fair - The Library Project, Temple Bar, Dublin 2016.
Two pieces bought by Louth County Council and currently in the Taisce Lú collection.
Hear No Evil, See No Evil, Speak No Evil | Spray Paint on Birch Ply | 150cm H x 100cm W
DECONSTRUCTURE | Acrylics & Spray Paint on Canvas | 100x100cm | 2017
ANALOGUS VS DIGITALUS | Spray Paint on wood panel | 152x121cm | 2017
P3 DAVIDS 15010101 | Spray Paint on Canvas | 152x121cm | 2016
Vision | Acrylic on Wood | 8x4ft | 2015
Omin's studio and mural work encapsulates the essence of graffiti with an appreciation for classic letterforms be they deconstructed or verging on the abstract. His work also explores the human figure, painting characters with photorealistic and illustrative qualities mixing graphic elements influenced by glitches in everyday use of digital technology. Using a variety of mediums across multiple surfaces ranging from large-scale murals to canvas works and screen prints.
SWINGS & ROUNDABOUTS | Mural (As part of the #greyareaproject) | Grattan St. Dublin | 30x50ft | 2018