CURRENTLY showing in Abbeyleix Library is an illustration exhibition by Derry Dillon. The exhibition was opened last week as part of the Abbeyfest festival.
‘Lyrebirds and Lemons’ is the title of this exhibition gathered from personal work by Derry. This selection explores a variety of materials both traditional and digital and portrays odd and eccentric characters in peculiar scenarios. Born in Wexford in1977, Derry Dillon is currently based in Carlow and works mainly as an illustrator in educational publishing and advertising. He has also taught graphic design in the NCAD since 2005. For more visit www.laois.ie.