Art exhibition – Alan McIntyre at Central Library
New Art Show by Alan McIntyre, Edinburgh blind artist.
2 – 30 May 2018. Exhibition Art & Design Library, Central Library, George IV Bridge EH1 1EG.
A series of paintings which are based on remembered cinema moments in time by Edinburgh blind artist. This is the first time that these paintings that have been worked on for a number of years, have been gathered together.
The oil paintings, endeavour to capture moments of isolated individuals or fleeting gestures between couples interactions, as frozen shaded and blurred images.
Alan has had a lifelong passion for art until he was diagnosed with a degenerative eye condition. He is now registered blind and challenges to maintain his passion to produce art by constantly being both constrained and liberated by his altered experience of the world.
All paintings are for sale and a percentage, will go towards the recording of an audiobook from CALIBRE AUDIO LIBRARY. Calibre audio library, audiobooks for people with sight problems, dyslexia or disabilities.