Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Warm Wishes for the New Year !

Warm Wishes for the New Year!.............from the Studio.................





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Friday, December 9, 2016

New Mural for Second Nature Design...set for 2017 installation

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Completed a new mural in the back yard.............this time for Second Nature Design......look for this 20 ft mural to be installed in the summer of 2017............had a blast getting to take my time painting this one............more details on the process of this mural to come.............

Monday, November 7, 2016

New Watercolor for the Peter Hook & the Light show at the Fillmore in San francisco

Had the honor of creating a watercolor painting for one of my favorite bands........"Peter Hook & the Light"................Peter Hook is one the founding members of the late 1970's & early 1980's band's ....
"Joy Division" and "New Order".............for Saturday Night's concert at the Fillmore in San Francisco
they performed the "Substance" album by both bands.............always fun to create a painting for a band I love..................here is some of my process...............



Tuesday, September 20, 2016

"Flight" installation at PDX airport for the Forest for the Tree's Mural Project -Part 2

 
 
Here is how the "Flight" installation at the PDX airport turned out.................you can find it in Terminal A if you are flying in or out of PDX................it was created during this year's Forest for the Tree's Mural Festival................special thanks to FFTT co-founder's Gage Hamilton & Matt Wagner..................plus my Port of Portland Arts curator............Greta Blaylock whom made it all possible.......................

http://pdxart.portofportland.online/2016/09/07/j-sheas-flight-takes-off-on-concourse-a/




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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

"Flight" Installation at PDX Airport for Forest for the Tree's Mural Project- part 1

Was fortunate to create a new Installation at the PDX Airport during this year's "Forest for the Tree's" mural project...............this project was a collberation between FFTT and the Port of Portland.........after fabricating the sculptures over a summer...........I began painting the mural at the PDX Airport during the "Forest for the Tree's" week........titled "Flight"........here is nice blog post by the Port of Portland's Airport Art's Curator Greta Blaylock.................

http://pdxart.portofportland.online/2016/08/25/forest-for-the-trees-artist-joe-shea-creates-work-on-site-at-portland-international-airport/


 
 
 
 
 

Monday, August 15, 2016

Staf magazine feature from Spain

Was fortunate to travel through Portugal & Spain with Keiko Okuda on an inspiration trip  this past spring.................one stop on our adventure was Malaga,Spain..............
home of Staf magazine where Juan has been creating this publication since 1996.............here is our interview..............


http://stafmagazine.com/gallery/la-narrativa-visual-de-joe-shea/


Thursday, May 26, 2016

"The Journey" Installation Process Part 4- The On-Site Mural & Completed Installation at BSU

Arrived at Bridgewater State University to paint the On-Site Mural and install the Sculptures on May15th and completed the job on May 20th................at the Welcome Center stairway....as part of the Wallace Anderson Gallery commission.....................Here are some images of the Installation...............Special thanks to Jay Block my Curator for the photos and for giving me the opportunity to create something special at BSU..............................