Welcome to the artistic world of Keir Downey, an accomplished artist born in Bradford, England. Keir's passion for art was ignited during his time at Bradford Grammar School, where he was greatly inspired by the works and teaching of renowned artist David Hockney.
With a firm foundation in arts education, Keir went on to pursue his artistic journey at various art schools, eventually earning an MA in Arts Practice. His extensive academic background has provided him with a deep understanding of artistic techniques and concepts, which he skilfully incorporates into his own artwork.
Keir's artistic expertise extends beyond the canvas. He has had the privilege of teaching and holding the position of Head of Art at some of the most esteemed schools in Europe. Through his teaching experiences, Keir has nurtured and mentored aspiring artists, sharing his knowledge and passion for art.
Keir’s artwork has been showcased across Europe and the United States, in both nationally recognised galleries and esteemed private collections. Keir's ability to captivate viewers with his unique artistic vision has garnered him recognition and praise from art enthusiasts around the world.
Keir Downey's artwork has previously encompassed a diverse range of styles and themes, showcasing his versatility as an artist. However his masterful mark making and strong use of colour is a constant throughout, evoking a range of emotions and leaving a lasting impression on the viewer.
Explore Keir's portfolio and witness the energy and beauty captured in his artwork. Each piece tells a story, inviting you to dive into Keir's world and experience the profound impact of his artistic expression