Above back frow from left: Nail Artists Kate O’ Brien, Lynn Collins and Rebecca Mc Parland; front Row, from left: Megan Page with Sinead Rice from the National Gallery of Ireland, Andrea Horan from Tropical Popical and Nail Artist Jo Simpson
National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin 2
Members of nail bar Tropical Popical and the National Gallery of Ireland launch RENAILSSANCE; a display at the gallery celebrating a year-long creative partnership which saw Tropical Popical “responding to both the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions at the Gallery”.
And why not.
Brighten up the old
‘coke spoons’ fingernails.
— Tropical Popical (@TropicalPopical) July 16, 2019
Sculptor John Bisbee works in the medium of nails – creating intricate geometric patterns out of everything from tiny woodworking pins to giant twelve-inch spikes.
Chris ‘the Duchess’ Walton from Las Vegas hasn’t clipped her fingernails for 18 years. They measure 3.1m on her left hand and 2.9m on her right.
And she still does her own make-up.