"Powerful and uncompromising oil paintings... breathtaking."  Irish News

"Simon Tarrant uses oils on glass and Perspex, achieving a mysterious wet-in-wet effect, like the Aurora Borealis." Artists & Illustrators

SKETCHES AND portraits 

"Luscious Landcapes, tender portraits and Richterian abstractions on glass... an artist in love with his craft and with a belief in the pleasures of aesthetics." FAD Magazine

"His sketches and drawings adopt a more gentle and serene tone, highlighting the sheer range and diversity of the artist's work and his subjects."  Irish News


Ireland AND Wales

"This latest collection of work has been inspired by Tarrant’s most recent travels across Ireland and succeeds in expertly encapsulating the charming character of the Irish landscape." Culture Northern Ireland

New York

"SIMON SAYS: English artist Simon strung a row of painted compact discs across Broadway last weekend from the 10th floor of Beggars Banquet record company office in SoHo. No one was hurt, and authorities never noticed the shimmering view...." New York Post