Nicky Carey a Charlatan Ink Prize finalist

Nicky Carey’s painting was recently preselected as a semi-finalist (top 100) in the Charlatan Ink Prize 2011 in New York. The theme for this year’s entries was “Where do we come from? What are we? Where are we going? The finalists will be announced at the end of July. Nicky’s painting - What happens to all the little boys who don’t say their prayers - depicts dream-like imagery and story telling from his childhood in a religious Ireland in the 70s and 80s.