Creative Ireland: The Visual Arts - Contemporary Visual Arts in Ireland 2000-2011 edited by Noel Kelly and Seán Kissane, provides a rigorous survey and appraisal of Irish contemporary visual arts practice through the critical optic of local, national and international perspectives. It profiles 100 leading contemporary Irish visual artists active from 2000 to 2011. A broad overview and analysis of the issues confronted by Irish artists is addressed in five thematic essays, by leading Irish cultural commentators, Valerie Connor; Colin Graham, Fiona Kearney, Mebh Ruane, and Brian Hand.
Eamon O'Kane artwork featured on pp. 150-151.