Mike Quirke, is a London based artist, working from St Patrick’s Studios in Wapping. Mike studied at Chelsea School of Art and Goldsmith College and has many years experience working in art and art education.

Recently he was invited to join the team of artists working on Westminster Cathedral’s Way of Mercy Stations contributing two paintings – the Merciful Father and the Conversion of St Paul.  Both paintings are now on loan to parishes in the diocese of Westminster.

Other recent exhibitions have included the Royal Academy 250th Summer Exhibition, Wapping Open Studios, and St Michael’s Arts Festival with solo exhibitions at Husk Creative Space and the Catholic Truth Society. He was awarded a Pubeo painting prize for his contribution to Camaradas: British/Mexican art collaboration at Menier Gallery in 2019

Mike recently completed a commission for Archbishop Edward Adams Apostolic Nuncio to Great Britain. He is currently engaged in a number of commissions for parishes in Westminster.

Recent  exhibitions:

The Resilient Self II, Espacio Gallery, Shoreditch 2020

Untitled, 54 the Gallery, Mayfair 2020

The Resilient Self, Espacio Gallery, Shoreditch 2020

Journeys in Hope, Farm Street Church Hall, Mayfair 2020

Advent & Christmastide, St Patrick’s RC Church, Wapping 2019 -2020

Advent & Christmastide, Servite Church, Chelsea 2019 – 20

Presentation of St Edward Confessor Icon to the Papal Nuncio, Fitzrovia, 2019

St Michael’s Art Festival, St Michael’s Church, Stockwell 2019

Wapping Open Studios, Wapping 2019

Holy Spirt: Shaping Presence, Servite Church, Chelsea 2019

Camaradas – Menier Gallery, London Bridge 2019

Advent & Christmastide, Servite Church, Chelsea 2018 – 2019

Solo Exhbition, Arran Knight Pilates Studio, Wapping 2018

Eucharist Exhibition, St Patrick’s RC Church, Wapping 2018

St Michael’s Art Festival, St Michael’s Church, Stockwell 2018

Summer Open House: John Bateson/Mike Quirke, Brixton 2018

Adoremus: artworks inspired by the Eucharist, Servite Church, Chelsea 2018

Royal Academy 250th Summer Show, Picadilly 2018

Nikki Gardham Mike Quirke, Coffee Wake Up,  Clapham 2018

Tom Treherne Paintings; Mike Quirke Prints, Servite Church, Chelsea 2018

Baptism of Christ on loan, St John’s Fulham Broadway 2018

Camaradas, Espacio Gallery, Shoreditch 2018

Solo Exhibition, Husk Creative Space, Limehouse 2018

Between Friends, Arts Centre Group, St Stephen Walbrook, City of London 2018

St Patrick’s Studios Advent & Christmastide, Servite Church, Chelsea 2017 – 2018

Living Water, Husk Creative Space, Limehouse 2017

St Michael’s Art Festival, St Michael’s Church, Stockwell 2017

Illusions, The Artists Pool, Menier Callery, London Bridge 2017

Solo Show, CTS Bookshop, Westminster 2017

St Patrick’s Studios and Invited Artists, Servite Church, Chelsea 2017

Resurrection Exhibition, Farm Street Jesuit Church, Mayfair  2017

Resurrection Exhibition, The Hurtado Centre, Wapping  2017

Camaradas, Mexican Embassy, Menier Gallery, London Bridge 2017

St Patrick’s Studios at Husk , Husk Creative Space, Limehouse 2016

Wapping Open Studios,  The Hurtado Centre, Wapping  2016

The Way of Mercy, Westminster Cathedral  2015 – 2016

Work on public display

St Michael the Archangel Icon, Our Lady & St Michel RC Church, Garston

The Merciful Father, Our Lady & St Catherine of Sienna RC Church, Bow

The Conversion of St Paul, Our Lady of Perpetual Help RC Church, Fuham

The Baptism of the Lord Icon, St John’s, Fulham

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