Born in Liverpool, O’Brien went to school at St Margaret’s in Aigburth, in his early year’s football was his main interest, he never really considered art as a career path. During a holiday in the 1990’s in Barcelona, whilst visiting the various tourist attractions he visited Antoni Gaudi’s Park Guell which is where his passion for mosaic art was first founded.
O’Brien likes to make mosaic’s that are influenced by his own passions such as iconic music album covers, fine works of art, rare racing cars, retro posters and iconic buildings. His attention to detail, discipline and patience are paramount in producing each artwork. Each Mosaic is handcrafted, made with care and attention.
O’Brien envisions each work displayed within in his own home. He loves the artistic process from the initial idea through to completion but often changing things as he goes. Now living in rural Bickerstaffe in Lancashire happily married his creates his mosaic art and is the part founder of a media and PR company based in Liverpool.
April 5, 2018
Sculpture, Ceramic, A - D