John Fitzgerald is now established as one of Ireland's leading Equine, Sporting and Portrait Artists. John was born in Co. Meath in 1976 and still lives and works in Co. Meath from his home studio in the heart of Meath's countryside.
John originally studied Industrial Design in Letterkenny RTC & in University of Wales, Swansea. It was while in college that he developed a strong understanding of drawing & design and the different techniques used in completing an original piece.
John was commissioned by the BBC and film maker Alison Miller to paint Shergar for the documentary Searching for Shergar which was shown on BBC 1NI and RTE1 in July 2018.
John's work is now collected worldwide by leading owners and trainers in the Equine world.