Brian O'Connor is active/lives in New Mexico. Brian OConnor is known for Surrealist large-scale figurative, narrative painting.
Artist Brian O'Connor creates dense narrative paintings that begin as images in his head.
O'Connor graduated in 1983 with a degree in art from the University of New Mexico. His college career included time spent at the Centro Andino in Quito, Ecuador where he realized his passion for art. In 1990 he received a Western States National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship.
Brian O'Connor has exhibited in galleries and museums in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Miami and Santa Fe. He lives in Las Nutras, New Mexico with his wife, artist Iva Morris, and their two children.
Art-Talk, August/September 2005