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desmond o'hagan
Desmond O’Hagan was born in Wiesbaden, Germany, and was raised in the United States. He enjoys working in several mediums, but his primary focus is in oils and pastels. His main interests include the paintings of several late 19th century American, French, Spanish, and Russian painters. He is a member of Oil Painters of America and is a Master Pastelist with the Pastel Society of America. He is also listed in Who’s Who in American Art, and Who’s Who in America. O’Hagan has won several awards at the Pastel Society of America’s annual shows in New York City. He has also won the George Innes, Jr. Memorial Award from the Salmagundi Club. At the 1999 International Association of Pastel Societies Exhibition held in Albuquerque, New Mexico, O’Hagan was awarded the Prix’d Pastel Award (Best of Show). In May of 2005, O’Hagan was inducted into the International Association of Pastel Societies’ “Masters Circle”. His art has been the subject of feature articles in numerous national and international magazines including “American Art Collector” (August 2010, May 2007), “The Artist’s Magazine” (May 2005, September 2001, September 1995). “The Artist” (Great Britain, August 2006), “International Artist” (Australia, February/March 2001), “American Artist” (December 1989),“Gekkan Bijyutsu Art Magazine” (Japan, May 1998). O’Hagan’s paintings have also been featured in several books including Rockport Publisher’s, The Best of Oil Painting and The Best of Pastel. In May 2007, O’Hagan’s paintings were featured in North Light Books’ new edition Painting with Pastels.

"7pm, New York City" by desmond o'hagan "7pm, New York City"

Oil on Canvas
18x24




"Brownstone, NYC" by desmond o'hagan "Brownstone, NYC"

Oil on Canvas
18x24




"Daybreak, Upper West Side NYC" by desmond o'hagan "Daybreak, Upper West Side NYC"

Oil on Canvas
18x24




"Evening Rush, NYC" by desmond o'hagan "Evening Rush, NYC"

Oil on Canvas
118x24




"New York City, Day" by desmond o'hagan "New York City, Day"

Oil on Canvas
36x48




"New York City, Night" by desmond o'hagan "New York City, Night"

Oil on Canvas
36x48