Sharkey is a phenomenon; he is Ireland’s most prolific and successful artist ever. Creating large bold colourful paintings, in an original contemporary style. He has sold over 10,000 paintings Worldwide.
His work is collected by presidents, Picasso collectors, and collectors of Francis Bacon and Lucian Freud. He has recently been admitted to the Mel T Sutcliffe collection which includes many of the World’s top artists.
He has galleries dedicated to his work in London and Dublin, and soon, New York. Sharkey has been painting from the age of 12 years old and only went public with his distinct and highly collectable art at the age of 38.
He has been voted “Irelands most collectable artist” by The Sunday Tribune and has been called “A true Irish legend” by The Irish Independent. The Irish Times Money section urged its readers to “Bank on this artist”
In 2019 Sharkey ran for a nomination for the Irish Presidency and later withdrew, citing corruption of the entire political process, His current permanent exhibition is running at The Royal Hibernian Way, Dawson Street, Dublin 2.
We can’t get over how beautiful the painting is. It arrived in perfect condition. Thank you again. We’ll be sure to visit and look at more of your art soon!
Thank you for the painting. I love looking at it everyday!! You are a wonderful artist!! Thank you for looking after us so well.
Hi Sharkey - The painting is absolutely beautiful. Exquisite. Just saw it for the first time and wanted to share our joy with you.
Thank you, my painting arrived and it is very beautiful in my home. We will be back soon
The stunning painting arrived today and is now hanging on the wall. It is very beautiful, Thank you C'est Magnifique!
Thank you for bringing so much joy to our home with your beautiful art!
Good morning. Painting is here safe and sound! Thank you so much Thanks again for making this happen
Hi Sharkey. Just to confirm I received the painting yesterday. It looks amazing – even better than I remembered it. It just captures me every time I look at it. So much to see – it really pulls you in. This really is what Happiness looks like! Thank you so much for this wonderful piece and for your care and attention in shipping it. Your assistance with getting all that arranged was also really appreciated.
Hi Sharkey, Our beautiful painting arrived safely and in perfect condition, the crate is very solid, thank you for all your help. The foam packing really helped keep it safe and secure, we look forward to getting our next Sharkey painting.
Hi Sharkey, Thanks again for the painting! We’re all delighted with it. Noel can’t believe it fits so well in the room and in that space! He said I should have taken a photo of the artist beside the painting! So whenever you’re in this area again let me know and I’ll arrange it.
Swirling oils in deep jewel colours abstract expressionist in style, pulsating with pigment, life and passion…
Vibrant and energetic…Kevin’s work perfectly complements contemporary interiors…and is becoming increasingly collectable
Sharkey’s reputation as a commercially attractive artist has grown steadily
His bold and vivid paintings are both critically acclaimed and sought after
I never really got abstract Art....then I came across Sharkey's work and it all made perfect sense
One of Irelands most collectable artists
Ireland's Most Bankable Artist
Most Intriguing Person 2010
I love and bought his work as its unique