Celebrity Visits


Walk with us around Dublin for a little while and we show you who we’ve met in and outside of our gallery.

Michael Barrymore with Balla Bán Art Gallery Owner, Frank O’Dea

Comedian, Michael Barrymore and promoter, Barry Chapman, with one of Frank O’Dea’s artworks that he purchased.
Two artists exchanging ideas  Two artists exchanging ideas – Frank O’Dea and artist Guggi
Frank O'Dea with Edge from U2 Gallery owner Frank O’Dea with Edge from U2
Frank O'Dea and Philomena Lynott with Mark Baker's painting Philomena Lynott and Gallery Owner, Frank O’Dea with Mark Baker’s painting of Phil Lynott
Pervaneh, Philomena Lynott and Frank O'Dea Pervaneh Matthews, Philomena Lynott and Frank O’Dea with a limited edition giclee print of Phil Lynott that was presented to Philomena.
Georgia Salpa and Frank O'Dea with her portrait by Pervaneh Celebrity Model, Georgia Salpa and Gallery Owner, Frank O’Dea with Pervaneh Matthews‘s sepia watercolour of the model.
Georgia Salpa with her portrait by Pervaneh Celebrity Model, Georgia Salpa with Pervaneh Matthew‘s sepia watercolour of herself.
David Norris and Frank O'Dea with caricature of Ray Sherlock Ray Sherlock, Senator David Norris, and Frank O’Dea presenting David with his watercolour caricature by Ray.
Sean Gallagher visits Balla Ban Gallery Sean Gallagher and Gallery Owner, Frank O’Dea at the Gallery
Ranelagh Art Exhibition Artist Frank O’Dea and Smiley Bolger at the Official Opening of Frank’s Solo Exhibition in Ranelagh Arts Centre
Jedward & Frank with their portrait by Pervaneh Jedward and Gallery Owner, Frank O’Dea, with their sepia watercolour by Pervaneh Matthews
Guinness Dancing Man Irish actor, Joe McKinney AKA the Guinness ‘Dancing Man’ with his charcoal portrait by David Hennessy
Art Fair 2011 image RTE’s Mary Kennedy visits our Gallery Stand at ‘Art Ireland” in the RDS