Visual Artist 

                                                                                                    Represented in Ireland by The Kildare Gallery, contact Ken or Ruth at info@thekildaregallery.ie

Thaw
Thaw

‘Thaw’ (detail) is the first piece in my Icescapes series; a new body of work stimulated by multiple research trips to Lake Abraham and Lake Minnewanka, Alberta.

Thaw
Thaw

‘Thaw’ (detail) is the first piece in my Icescapes series; a new body of work stimulated by multiple research trips to Lake Abraham and Lake Minnewanka, Alberta.

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Arthur Cox
Arthur Cox

Commission to celebrate 100yrs by artist Alva Gallagher

Arthur Cox
Arthur Cox

Commission to celebrate 100yrs by artist Alva Gallagher

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'Reverie' by Alva Gallagher
'Reverie' by Alva Gallagher

Integrated sculpture commission, Four Ferns, Foxrock, Dublin, Ireland

'Reverie' by Alva Gallagher
'Reverie' by Alva Gallagher

3 metre sq mirror, stainless steel and glass sculpture installation commission, Four Ferns, Foxrock, Dublin, Ireland

'Reverie' by Alva Gallagher
'Reverie' by Alva Gallagher

Integrated sculpture commission, Four Ferns, Foxrock, Dublin, Ireland

'Reverie' by Alva Gallagher
'Reverie' by Alva Gallagher

Integrated sculpture commission, Four Ferns, Foxrock, Dublin, Ireland

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'Above the Winter's Sky'
'Above the Winter's Sky'

Steel, glass and mirror; wall hung sculpture, 70 cm H x 60cm W x 20cm D by Alva Gallagher

'Above the Winter's Sky'
'Above the Winter's Sky'

Steel, glass and mirror; wall hung sculpture, 70 cm H x 60cm W x 20cm D by Alva Gallagher

'Above the Winter's Sky'
'Above the Winter's Sky'

Steel, glass and mirror; wall hung sculpture, 70 cm H x 60cm W x 20cm D by Alva Gallagher

'Above the Winter's Sky'
'Above the Winter's Sky'

Steel, glass and mirror; wall hung sculpture, 70 cm H x 60cm W x 20cm D by Alva Gallagher

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Breath
Breath

Blown glass and stainless steel sculpture, 3 metres H

Breath
Breath

Blown glass and stainless steel sculpture, 3 metres H

Breath
Breath

Blown glass and stainless steel sculpture, 3 metres H

Breath
Breath

Blown glass and stainless steel sculpture, 3 metres H

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Icemelt (detail) *sold
Icemelt (detail) *sold

Alva Gallagher 2017 - Oil and mixed media on canvas

Ice Floe
Ice Floe

Alva Gallagher 2017 - Oil and mixed media on canvas

Icemelt *sold
Icemelt *sold

Alva Gallagher 2017 - Oil and mixed media on canvas

Icemelt (detail) *sold
Icemelt (detail) *sold

Alva Gallagher 2017 - Oil and mixed media on canvas

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Ruins; Meridian Series 2016
Ruins; Meridian Series 2016

Cast portland - Alva Gallagher 51.4652° N, 112.7105° W Photographer Sylvain Deleu

Ruins; detail Meridian Series 2016
Ruins; detail Meridian Series 2016

Cast portland - Alva Gallagher 51.4652° N, 112.7105° W Photographer Sylvain Deleu

Dormant, detail; Meridian Series 2016
Dormant, detail; Meridian Series 2016

Cast portland - Alva Gallagher, 54.6086° N, 8.5917° W

Ruins; Meridian Series 2016
Ruins; Meridian Series 2016

Cast portland - Alva Gallagher 51.4652° N, 112.7105° W Photographer Sylvain Deleu

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'The Noontide Night', detail, Alva Gallagher
'The Noontide Night', detail, Alva Gallagher

Bronze, glass and light body of work mapping the circumpolar constellations by Alva Gallagher

'The Noontide Night', Alva Gallagher
'The Noontide Night', Alva Gallagher

Bronze, glass and light body of work mapping the circumpolar constellations by Alva Gallagher

'The Noontide Night', Alva Gallagher
'The Noontide Night', Alva Gallagher

Bronze, glass and light body of work mapping the circumpolar constellations by Alva Gallagher

'The Noontide Night', detail, Alva Gallagher
'The Noontide Night', detail, Alva Gallagher

Bronze, glass and light body of work mapping the circumpolar constellations by Alva Gallagher

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Fox in cast bronze
Fox in cast bronze

Cast bronze fox commission for the gardens of a private residence, Alva Gallagher 2018

Fox in cast bronze
Fox in cast bronze

Cast bronze fox commission for the gardens of a private residence, Alva Gallagher 2018

Fox in cast bronze
Fox in cast bronze

Cast bronze fox commission for the gardens of a private residence, Alva Gallagher 2018

Fox in cast bronze
Fox in cast bronze

Cast bronze fox commission for the gardens of a private residence, Alva Gallagher 2018

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'From her melodious lay'
'From her melodious lay'

Meridian Series, cast portland, blown and laminated glass. 51.4652° N, 112.7105° W

'From her melodious lay'
'From her melodious lay'

Meridian Series, cast portland, blown and laminated glass. 51.4652° N, 112.7105° W

'From her melodious lay'
'From her melodious lay'

Meridian Series, cast portland, blown and laminated glass. 51.4652° N, 112.7105° W

'From her melodious lay'
'From her melodious lay'

Meridian Series, cast portland, blown and laminated glass. 51.4652° N, 112.7105° W

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Wave
Wave

Cast Glass - Alva Gallagher

Wave (detail)
Wave (detail)

Cast Glass - Alva Gallagher

Wave
Wave

Cast Glass - Alva Gallagher

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Tidal (1) *sold
Tidal (1) *sold

Cast Glass - 42cm H x 52cm L x 12cm W

Tidal - Alva Gallagher
Tidal - Alva Gallagher

Cast Glass - 42cm H x 52cm L x 12cm W

'Tidal'
'Tidal'

at Traver Gallery Seattle, USA now in the corporate collection of Kelly & Co. London UK

Tidal (1) *sold
Tidal (1) *sold

Cast Glass - 42cm H x 52cm L x 12cm W

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'Wave' *sold
'Wave' *sold

Cast glass

Wave
Wave

Cast glass

'Wave' *sold
'Wave' *sold

Cast glass

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'Oyster'
'Oyster'

Bronze & hand Blown Crystal - Alva Gallagher

'Oyster'
'Oyster'

Bronze & hand Blown Crystal - Alva Gallagher

'Oyster'
'Oyster'

Bronze & hand Blown Crystal - Alva Gallagher

'Oyster'
'Oyster'

Bronze & hand Blown Crystal - Alva Gallagher

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'Tidal' 2 (detail)
'Tidal' 2 (detail)

Cast glass, Alva Gallagher

'Tidal' (2)
'Tidal' (2)

Cast glass, Alva Gallagher

'Tidal' 2 (detail)
'Tidal' 2 (detail)

Cast glass, Alva Gallagher

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'Skin' Series (1) 2016 - Alva Gallagher
'Skin' Series (1) 2016 - Alva Gallagher

'Skin' Series (1) 2016 - Alva Gallagher
'Skin' Series (1) 2016 - Alva Gallagher

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Intaglio copper etching
Intaglio copper etching

Oil intaglio copper plate etching - Alva Gallagher

Glass etching work
Glass etching work

Glass plate etching - Alva Gallagher

'Man's control stops at the Shore'
'Man's control stops at the Shore'

'Is Mise Ireland' Exhibition, The Central Academy of Fine Art, Beijing, China

Intaglio copper etching
Intaglio copper etching

Oil intaglio copper plate etching - Alva Gallagher

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'Lucent Pearl'
'Lucent Pearl'

Cast bronze and blown glass

Lucent Pearl
Lucent Pearl

Cast bronze and blown glass

Lucent Pearl
Lucent Pearl

Cast bronze and blown glass

'Lucent Pearl'
'Lucent Pearl'

Cast bronze and blown glass

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'Cultured Oysters' *sold
'Cultured Oysters' *sold

Sculpture in Context Exhibition at The National Botanic Gardens, Dublin, Ireland. Now in the private collection of Lady Dunraven and in a private residence on the south coast of Ireland

'Cultured Oysters'
'Cultured Oysters'

Sculpture in Context Exhibition at The National Botanic Gardens, Dublin, Ireland

'Cultured Oyster'
'Cultured Oyster'

Private Collection of Lady Dunraven - Bronze and cast crystal

'Cultured Oysters' *sold
'Cultured Oysters' *sold

Sculpture in Context Exhibition at The National Botanic Gardens, Dublin, Ireland. Now in the private collection of Lady Dunraven and in a private residence on the south coast of Ireland

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'Souls' *sold
'Souls' *sold

Solid Crystal & Limestone - Alva Gallagher Photographer - Sylvain Deleu

'Souls' *sold
'Souls' *sold

Solid Crystal & Limestone - Alva Gallagher Photographer - Sylvain Deleu

'Souls' *sold
'Souls' *sold

Solid Crystal & Limestone - Alva Gallagher Photographer - Sylvain Deleu

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'Absent' *sold
'Absent' *sold

Cast glass with hot sculpted solid crystal inclusion on a limestone base

'Absent'
'Absent'

Solid Crystal & limestone - Alva Gallagher

'Absent'
'Absent'

Solid Crystal & limestone - Alva Gallagher

'Absent' *sold
'Absent' *sold

Cast glass with hot sculpted solid crystal inclusion on a limestone base

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'Cove' *sold
'Cove' *sold

Cast glass, Alva Gallagher, 55cm L x 22cm H x 8cm D

Cove
Cove

Cast glass, Alva Gallagher, 55cm L x 22cm H x 8cm D

Cove
Cove

Cast glass, Alva Gallagher, 55cm L x 22cm H x 8cm D

'Cove' *sold
'Cove' *sold

Cast glass, Alva Gallagher, 55cm L x 22cm H x 8cm D

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'Fluid Whispers'
'Fluid Whispers'

State Collection of the OPW Ireland

'Fluid Whispers'
'Fluid Whispers'

State Collection OPW Ireland

'Fluid Whispers'
'Fluid Whispers'

State Collection OPW Ireland

'Fluid Whispers'
'Fluid Whispers'

State Collection of the OPW Ireland

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'Cascade'
'Cascade'

8ft H Solid glass & stainless steel commission - Private Collection - by Alva Gallagher

'Cascade'
'Cascade'

8ft H Solid glass & stainless steel commission - Private Collection - by Alva Gallagher

'Cascade'
'Cascade'

8ft H Solid glass & stainless steel commission - Private Collection - by Alva Gallagher

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In a bubble
In a bubble

Images coming soon pending photography when it becomes possible

In a bubble
In a bubble

Images coming soon pending photography when it becomes possible

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Currents'
Currents'

Private corporate commission Capitol Dock, Dublin, Ireland

'Currents'
'Currents'

Private corporate commission Capitol Dock, Dublin, Ireland

'Currents'
'Currents'

Private corporate commission Capitol Dock, Dublin, Ireland

Currents'
Currents'

Private corporate commission Capitol Dock, Dublin, Ireland

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Detail of Rise at The Sharp Building, Du
Detail of Rise at The Sharp Building, Du

'Rise' by Alva Gallagher at The Sharp Bu
'Rise' by Alva Gallagher at The Sharp Bu

'Rise' by Alva Gallagher at The Sharp Bu
'Rise' by Alva Gallagher at The Sharp Bu

Detail of Rise at The Sharp Building, Du
Detail of Rise at The Sharp Building, Du

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Breath; series
Breath; series

Blown glass and mirror sculpture

Breath; series
Breath; series

Blown glass and mirror sculpture

Breath; series
Breath; series

Blown glass and mirror sculpture

Breath; series
Breath; series

Blown glass and mirror sculpture

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'Breath' Sculpture Installation
'Breath' Sculpture Installation

Alva Gallagher 2016, Light installation at the Vanishing Art outdoor sculpture exhibition at Carton House Ireland

'Breath'
'Breath'

Alva Gallagher 2016, Light installation at the VA outdoor sculpture exhibition at Carton House Ireland

'Breath'
'Breath'

Alva Gallagher 2016, Light installation at the VA outdoor sculpture exhibition at Carton House Ireland

'Breath' Sculpture Installation
'Breath' Sculpture Installation

Alva Gallagher 2016, Light installation at the Vanishing Art outdoor sculpture exhibition at Carton House Ireland

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'Perhaps they are not stars'
'Perhaps they are not stars'

Steel, glass and light, 70 cm H x 60cm W x 20cm D, wall mounted portal sculpture of layers of rain by day, mapping the circumpolar constellations by night by Alva Gallagher

'Perhaps they are not stars'
'Perhaps they are not stars'

Steel, glass and light, 70 cm H x 60cm W x 20cm D, wall mounted portal sculpture of layers of rain by day, mapping the circumpolar constellations by night by Alva Gallagher

'Perhaps they are not stars'
'Perhaps they are not stars'

Steel, glass and light, 70 cm H x 60cm W x 20cm D, wall mounted portal sculpture of layers of rain by day, mapping the circumpolar constellations by night by Alva Gallagher

'Perhaps they are not stars'
'Perhaps they are not stars'

Steel, glass and light, 70 cm H x 60cm W x 20cm D, wall mounted portal sculpture of layers of rain by day, mapping the circumpolar constellations by night by Alva Gallagher

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Restless *sold
Restless *sold

Cast glass - Alva Gallagher 54.0315° N, 6.1314° W - Meridian project Photographer Sylvain Deleu

Restless (detail)
Restless (detail)

Cast glass - Alva Gallagher 54.0315° N, 6.1314° W - Meridian project Photographer Sylvain Deleu

Restless (detail)
Restless (detail)

Cast glass - Alva Gallagher 54.0315° N, 6.1314° W - Meridian project Photographer Sylvain Deleu

Restless *sold
Restless *sold

Cast glass - Alva Gallagher 54.0315° N, 6.1314° W - Meridian project Photographer Sylvain Deleu

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'Breath' Series 2016 (3)
'Breath' Series 2016 (3)

Acrylic glass print - 60cm x 40cm edition 1_5 2AP

'Breath' Series 2016 (2)
'Breath' Series 2016 (2)

Acrylic glass print - 60cm x 40cm edition 1_5 2AP

'Breath' Series 2016 (1)
'Breath' Series 2016 (1)

Acrylic glass print - 60cm x 40cm edition 1_5 2AP

'Breath' Series 2016 (3)
'Breath' Series 2016 (3)

Acrylic glass print - 60cm x 40cm edition 1_5 2AP

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'Sail', Alva Gallagher
'Sail', Alva Gallagher

Cast glass, bronze and copper -62 L x 14 W x 59cm H

'Sail', Alva Gallagher
'Sail', Alva Gallagher

Cast glass, bronze and copper -62 L x 14 W x 59cm H

'Adrift', Alva Gallagher
'Adrift', Alva Gallagher

Cast glass, bronze and copper - 62 L x 14 W x 59cm H (sold)

'Sail', Alva Gallagher
'Sail', Alva Gallagher

Cast glass, bronze and copper -62 L x 14 W x 59cm H

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'Tide Pool' *sold
'Tide Pool' *sold

Cast glass - Alva Gallagher, Photographer Sylvain Deleu - Meridian series 53.5806° N, 6.1079° W CultureCRAFT Touring Exhibition, Derry|Londonderry City of Culture 2013 - National Craft Gallery 2014

'Tide Pool' - Alva Gallagher
'Tide Pool' - Alva Gallagher

Cast glass - Alva Gallagher, Photographer Sylvain Deleu - 53.5806° N, 6.1079° W

'Tide Pool' - Alva Gallagher
'Tide Pool' - Alva Gallagher

Cast glass - Alva Gallagher, Photographer Sylvain Deleu - 53.5806° N, 6.1079° W

'Tide Pool' *sold
'Tide Pool' *sold

Cast glass - Alva Gallagher, Photographer Sylvain Deleu - Meridian series 53.5806° N, 6.1079° W CultureCRAFT Touring Exhibition, Derry|Londonderry City of Culture 2013 - National Craft Gallery 2014

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'Cove', *sold
'Cove', *sold

Cast glass - 53.6373° N, 6.2343° W Meridian series - Private collection, Photographer Sylvain Deleu

'Cove' - Alva Gallagher
'Cove' - Alva Gallagher

Cast glass - 53.6373° N, 6.2343° W Meridian series - Private collection, Photographer Sylvain Deleu

'Cove' - Alva Gallagher
'Cove' - Alva Gallagher

Cast glass - 53.6373° N, 6.2343° W Meridian series - Private collection, Photographer Sylvain Deleu

'Cove', *sold
'Cove', *sold

Cast glass - 53.6373° N, 6.2343° W Meridian series - Private collection, Photographer Sylvain Deleu

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'Ebb'
'Ebb'

Cast glass

'Ebb'
'Ebb'

Cast glass

'Ebb'
'Ebb'

Cast glass

'Ebb'
'Ebb'

Cast glass

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'Whispers'
'Whispers'

Permanent Collection of the National Museum of Ireland Collins Barracks, Dublin, Ireland

'Fluid Whispers'
'Fluid Whispers'

State Collection - OPW Ireland

'Whispers'
'Whispers'

Private Collection, Ireland

'Whispers'
'Whispers'

Permanent Collection of the National Museum of Ireland Collins Barracks, Dublin, Ireland

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'Lucent Pearl' *sold
'Lucent Pearl' *sold

Bronze & Solid Crystal - Private Collection

'Lucent Pearl'
'Lucent Pearl'

Bronze & Solid Crystal - Private Collection

'Lucent Pearl'
'Lucent Pearl'

Bronze & Solid Crystal - Private Collection

'Lucent Pearl' *sold
'Lucent Pearl' *sold

Bronze & Solid Crystal - Private Collection

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Surge *sold
Surge *sold

Cast and pate de verre glass - 60cm L x 34cm W x 22.5cm H - Alva Gallagher

Surge (detail)
Surge (detail)

Cast and pate de verre glass - 60cm L x 34cm W x 22.5cm H - Alva Gallagher

Surge
Surge

Cast and pate de verre glass - 60cm L x 34cm W x 22.5cm H - Alva Gallagher

Surge *sold
Surge *sold

Cast and pate de verre glass - 60cm L x 34cm W x 22.5cm H - Alva Gallagher

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'Skin' Series (2) 2016 - Alva Gallagher
'Skin' Series (2) 2016 - Alva Gallagher

'Skin' Series (2) 2016 - Alva Gallagher
'Skin' Series (2) 2016 - Alva Gallagher

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'Cultured Oysters' by Alva Gallagher
'Cultured Oysters' by Alva Gallagher

Bronze, glass, steel and cement - 'Vanishing Art' Exhibition of Outdoor Sculpture 2014 at Carton House Ireland

'Cultured Oysters' by Alva Gallagher
'Cultured Oysters' by Alva Gallagher

Bronze, glass, steel and cement - 'Vanishing Art' Exhibition of Outdoor Sculpture 2014 at Carton House Ireland

'Life Protected'
'Life Protected'

Bronze & Crystal by Alva Gallagher - Collection of The Beacon Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

'Cultured Oysters' by Alva Gallagher
'Cultured Oysters' by Alva Gallagher

Bronze, glass, steel and cement - 'Vanishing Art' Exhibition of Outdoor Sculpture 2014 at Carton House Ireland

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'Cultured'
'Cultured'

Cast Bronze & Crystal - 2ft 3''L x 1ft 4''W - Alva Gallagher

'Cultured'
'Cultured'

AWAS Corporate Collection - Bronze and cast crystal - Alva Gallagher

'Cultured'
'Cultured'

AWAS Corporate Collection - Bronze and cast crystal - Alva Gallagher

'Cultured'
'Cultured'

Cast Bronze & Crystal - 2ft 3''L x 1ft 4''W - Alva Gallagher

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'Poised'
'Poised'

7ft Bronze commission - Private Collection - by Alva Gallagher

'Poised'
'Poised'

7ft Bronze commission - Private Collection - by Alva Gallagher

'Poised'
'Poised'

7ft Bronze commission - Private Collection - by Alva Gallagher

'Poised'
'Poised'

7ft Bronze commission - Private Collection - by Alva Gallagher

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'Sister'
'Sister'

Lost wax & sandcast crystal - 28cm L x 9cm W x 16cm H - Alva Gallagher Photographer - Sylvain Deleu

'Sister'
'Sister'

Lost wax & sandcast crystal - 28cm L x 9cm W x 16cm H - Alva Gallagher Photographer - Sylvain Deleu

'Sister'
'Sister'

Lost wax & sandcast crystal (back detail of copper & crystal) - 28cm L x 9cm W x 16cm H - Alva Gallagher Photographer - Sylvain Deleu

'Sister'
'Sister'

Lost wax & sandcast crystal - 28cm L x 9cm W x 16cm H - Alva Gallagher Photographer - Sylvain Deleu

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'Her Old Heart is Crack'd' *sold
'Her Old Heart is Crack'd' *sold

Solid Crystal with Lalique detail (life-size) - Private Collection N. Ireland

'Her Old Heart is Crack'd'
'Her Old Heart is Crack'd'

Solid Crystal with Lalique detail (life-size) - Private Collection N. Ireland

'Her Old Heart is Crack'd' - Lifesize - Solid Crystal with Lalique detail - Alva
'Her Old Heart is Crack'd' - Lifesize - Solid Crystal with Lalique detail - Alva

Solid Crystal with Lalique detail (life-size) - Private Collection N. Ireland

'Her Old Heart is Crack'd' *sold
'Her Old Heart is Crack'd' *sold

Solid Crystal with Lalique detail (life-size) - Private Collection N. Ireland

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Fossil
Fossil

Cast Crystal and wild steel by Alva Gallagher

Fossil
Fossil

Cast Crystal and wild steel by Alva Gallagher

Fossil
Fossil

Cast Crystal and wild steel by Alva Gallagher

Fossil
Fossil

Cast Crystal and wild steel by Alva Gallagher

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'24 November Hours'
'24 November Hours'

Cast crystal and bronze - Alva Gallagher

'24 November Hours'
'24 November Hours'

Cast crystal and bronze - Alva Gallagher

'24 November Hours'
'24 November Hours'

Cast crystal and bronze - Alva Gallagher

'24 November Hours'
'24 November Hours'

Cast crystal and bronze - Alva Gallagher

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'Chambers'
'Chambers'

Cast resin, Alva Gallagher 2014

'Chambers'
'Chambers'

Cast resin, Alva Gallagher 2014

'Chambers'
'Chambers'

Cast resin, Alva Gallagher (detail of digital print inclusion) 2014

'Chambers'
'Chambers'

Cast resin, Alva Gallagher 2014

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