Hospital Rooms

Hospital Rooms promotes the improved health and well being of mental health service users. Selected by Niamh White and Tim A Shaw as one of ten other artists including YBA Gavin Turk, OBE fashion photographer Nick Knight and 2015 Turner Prize winners, Assemble.

I designed and painted The Quiet Room, which exhibits soft gestures of beehives and branches overlaid with a range of trompe l'oeil paintings. The images draw from travel posters, cartoon strips and my own art practice

Sponsored by Liquitex acrylics and Dulux Diamond paint. Room dimensions, various.

Phoenix Unit, Springfield Hospital, Tooting, London, 2016.

This project was covered by a range of media including the BBC and The Guardian. Interviews and articles can be found on the links below.

Michael O'Reilly

Scenic Art