About the artist

Jesse de la Cour was born in Cork, Ireland in 1975. She worked as a digital medical illustrator in Dublin before she moved back to Cork and began painting in 2004. She is a self taught painter and illustrator. She has been living and working in Oldenburg, Germany since 2010.

Exhibitions and Published work:

  • 2019 – ‘But Really...Adventures with a Difference’

Illustrated by Jesse de la Cour, written by David King. Available to purchase on Amazon, Easons and most Irish bookstores.

  • 2015 – ‘The Bear in the Bookstore’

Illustrated by Jesse de la Cour, written by Yvonne Morris, published and printed in the U.S.A. by Porthole Publications. Available to purchase on Amazon and most online bookstores.

She has had exhibitions in Dublin, Cork and Hamburg including:

2013 – The Examiner Offices, Cork – Solo show 

2010 – Künststatte am Michel, Hamburg -Solo show

2009 – Cork Vision Centre – Group Show

2008 – The Loft Gallery Dublin – Group Show

2007 –  Cork Vision Centre – Solo show

2006 – The Mall Arts Centre, Co. Cork – Group Show

2006 – Tigh Fili Gallery, Cork –  Group Show

2006 – The Penrose Gallery, Cork – Group Show

2005 – The Mall Arts Centre, Co. Cork – Group Show

2004 – Honor‘s Winebar, Kinsale, Co. Cork – Solo Show

Her work has also been on loan to various events and businesses including:

The Sports Surgery Clinic, Dublin.

The Munster Interiors Show, Cork.

The Carlton Hotel, Kinsale, Co. Cork

Jesse de la Cour‘s work has been acquired by renowned persons including:

Chester Bennington (R.I.P) – Linkin Park

Graham Knuttel – Irish Artist

Philip Gray – Irish Artist

Dr Guido Michael Fisser, Honorary Consul – Irish Honorary Consulate in Hamburg, Germany.

C.U.H. Cork – Jesse‘s painting entitled ‘Muse’ also hangs on permanent display in the Cancer Centre of Cork University Hospital.

  • If you are interested in, or have any enquiries about any piece of Art, Original or Print, please contact Jesse at jess@jessedelacour.com.