Anna St George studied at Limerick School of Art and Design where she completed A.T.C. and P.T.A. exams.
She went on to teach at L.S.A.D for a number of years where John Shinnors was one of her students. He acknowledged her influence when opening one of his earlier exhibitions.
Jack Donovan was Anna’s mentor for a long time and his influence can be seen in Anna’s work the strong contrasts of light and shade which is a feature of her paintings.
Denis O Neill writer (i.e. film ‘River wild’ Staring Meryl Streep ) describes Anna’s work as brooding and evocative , with the spirit of Ireland’s restless soul.
John Mulcahy from Irish arts Magazine wrote: Anna’s talent is abundant, her traditional grounding in balance, contrast and composition is ever present in her painting.
Anna has been a full time painter for twenty years, and has had a number of solo exhibitions which were opened by such eminent people as Michael D. Higgins, and Dr Paul O Connell of rugby fame
Anna has both private and corporate clients, and has shipped paintings all over the world, including Paris, New York ,Munich, London, and Dubai .
Following a request from Hunt museum recently a considerable amount of money was raised from the raffle of a painting she donated.
Anna’s work is much sought after.