Born in Dublin, John Anthony Ahern has been engaged in the process of art making for as long as he can remember. He is influenced by a host of past masters such as Sobha Singh, Caravaggio and J.W Waterhouse.
Growing up in Belfast, John explored several paths that would allow him to work as a professional artist including animation and book illustration. However, it wasn’t until he started to take an interest in the city he lived in, that his art took a definitive turn for the better.
With his paintings aspires to combine the grace and beauty of Irelands beautiful landmarks. Ireland’s history is rich with the exploits of heroes and sages from the time of UK rule to Modern day husle and bustle of one of the most popular european cities to visit.