Des studied Design/Communications at Waterford College of Art & Design graduating in 1986. Since then he has worked in the Animation industry in Europe, Asia and the USA including 6 years at Dreamworks SKG (Prince of Egypt. Spirit. Eldorado. Sinbad) as a Background Artist and Art Director. He has been living in and working Mayo since 2003. Much of his work includes Paintings "En Plein Air” around Mayo and the west of Ireland.
Exhibition Saturday 23rd November @ 5pm Tertulia - Artist of the Month - Des Downes