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Joe McConnell talks to Pádraig Naughton about his journey as a visual artist with a sight impairment.

A dramatic stage setting. In the background are an arch and a rectangle containing a twilight scene. In the foreground are gold tubular forms

Drawings used in set design for Tall Tales Theatre

Joe McConnell talks to Pádraig Naughton about his journey as a visual artist with a sight impairment.

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A large rock-life form rests at an angle in a large open landscape

Barren Landscape, Charcoal on Green Paper, 36 x 49 cm.

Joe McConnell talks to Pádraig Naughton about his journey as a visual artist with a sight impairment.

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Exploring difference in spatial awareness seems to be a very important part of your work

A large slab of fired clay that has been worked using the massage technique. The brown surface shows a variety of textures

Untitled. Ceramic

Joe McConnell talks to Pádraig Naughton about his journey as a visual artist with a sight impairment.

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The artist lays across a large slab of clay. His head is resting on a raised white platform, while his hands work the clay below

Pádraig Naughton working on degree show tactile mural, 24 x 5 ft

Joe McConnell talks to Pádraig Naughton about his journey as a visual artist with a sight impairment.