Dorothy Cross

Dorothy Cross: Crossing
Publisher: Dürer Editions, Dublin, 2022
Dimensions: 32 x 24.5 cm
Pages: 256
ISBN: 978-1-8383143-3-0
£ 55.00

Crossing by artist Dorothy Cross is a visual retrospective spanning over 35 years of her work as one of Ireland’s leading artists. The book includes a foreword by Edna O’Brien, essays by Philip HoareDoireann Ní Ghríofa and Declan Long. In hardback, and beautifully illustrated with over 125 photographs of the artist’s work, Crossing has an initial print run of 1,000 copies and is also available in a Limited Edition of 40 copies with a slipcase and an original signed print from the book. A Collectors Edition of 12 copies will also be available and will include a slipcase, an original signed print and a specially commissioned work by the artist entitled Mollusc cast in solid silver.


Crossing looks at the various strands that connect and weave their way through her career, from her earliest works in the ‘90s to her exhibition Damascus Rose at Frith Street Gallery, in London 2022.


Contributors: Edna O'Brien, Philip Hoare, Doireann Ní Ghríofa and Declan Long