The first draft of my new book, ‘Beyond the Horizon’

Maria | May 17, 2017

‘Soft Rays’, selected for the Easter Open Art Competition in The Glebe Gallery, Co.Donegal.

Maria | April 10, 2017

‘Soft Rays’, Oil on canvas.
I am honoured to have my painting selected by a jury for The Glebe Gallery Open exhibition, official Opening this Friday. (Good Friday)
Everyone welcome.

Hope to catch up with you all then. x


Maria | March 19, 2017

An excerpt from my poem FreeBird which will form part of my new book entitled ‘Beyond The Horizon’ coming out later this year.

Elvis serenades as the choir of angels sing their praise.
A child is born with a heart that’s good.
Smiling eyes seek smiling eyes and smile, laughter follows.

‘Harmonics’, my new painting which will accompany my recipe for the Scoop Art Cook Book launching this Sepember in Dublin..

Maria | August 29, 2016

‘Soft Rays’, Oil on Canvas, 76cm x 60cm.

Maria | May 12, 2016

I just finished this new commission piece titled ‘Convergence’ for a very special lady.

Maria | January 18, 2016

Waves lapping over rock
over strand and sand
as the footprint fades.
Shimmering shadow concealed
by the mantle of light.
Perfect stillness.
As heaven and earth collide,
The body transformed
soaring and diving,
dancing and dreaming.
Bathed in the brilliance
of coloured rays
emanating from deep
within her soul
Where brightest the light grows
Copyright 2016: Maria Noonan-McDermott

“A CREATIVE Touch of Donegal”

Maria | October 4, 2015

An exhibition celebrating Donegal’s rich diverse offering, will take place on the 8th October at 10:30am as part of the Launch of The BASE Enterprise Centre.
Exhibitors on the day will include: - Morgan Ferriter, - Kara Gems, - Edel MacBride, - Fiona Higgins, - Michelle McKee Felt Connected, - Kennedy of Ardara, - Stephen Bennett [...]

Upcoming Exhibition

Maria | June 24, 2015

Maria Noonan-McDermott’s new exhibition
‘Sacred Places And The Eternal Word’

Kenny’s Lahinch Art Gallery

Opening 10th July 2015 at 7.30pm
followed by
Art workshop on Sat 11th

Maria Noonan-McDermott’s forthcoming exhibition is entitled ‘Sacred Places And The Eternal Word’.
Her work is influenced by a deep connection with the natural environment, the beautiful rugged Irish landscape with its endlessly changing [...]

Happy Birthday Mister Yeats, June 2014

Maria | June 6, 2014

Italish Magazine Publication-Revealing mysteries: Maria Noonan-McDermott Artist

Maria | January 13, 2014

“She’s genuinely passionate about painting,” were the words a colleague of mine used to describe Maria Noonan-McDermott: “Not just her own practice, but the work of other artists very different from herself”. I discovered the truth of this assessment when I visited Maria not long after…

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