Joe Gallagher
Brooklyn, New York

Joe Gallagher’s bright, graphic-style paintings are inspired by New York City. His cartoonish characters, with their large eyes and vibrant coloring, represent all of the different people who live together in the Big Apple. They are entwined and tangled, expressing the often-overwhelming feeling of existing in one of the most populated cities in the world. However, through its comical expression, the work wisely speaks to the meaning of human relationships. The overlapping faces represent the people that come and go in our lives, some taking priority, while others fade into the background. No one character is alike, but they all occupy the same space and time. Whether we notice it or not, we are all interconnected, and the people that surround us affect the direction of our lives.

Building Bridges
40" x 30" , acrylic painting
$1,250

Some Different Perspectives
36" x 48" , acrylic painting
$2,275

Astro
48" x 36" , acrylic painting
$2,275


Peripheral Visions
48" x 36" , acrylic painting
$2,275

Bonez
36" x 48" , acrylic painting
$2,275


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