Shane Morrissy


Frank O’Hara (Mr Potato Head series), (2011), graphite and colored pencil on paper, 70 x 50 cm

MLK (Mr Potato Head series), (2011), graphite and colored pencil on paper, 70 x 50 cm

Ronald Reagan (Mr Potato Head series), (2011), graphite and colored pencil on paper, 70 x 50 cm

Lee Oswald (Mr Potato Head series), (2010), graphite and colored pencil on paper, 70 x 50 cm

Harvey Milk (Mr Potato Head series), (2011), graphite and colored pencil on paper, 70 x 50 cm

Sarah (Mr Potato Head series), (2011), graphite and colored pencil on paper, 70 x 50 cm

Nicolae Ceausescu (Mr Potato Head series), (2011), graphite and colored pencil on paper, 70 x 50 cm

Literal Paedophile Ring, (2011), pencil and colored pencil on paper, 1.5 x 1.6 m

About The Artist

Shane Morrissy, born 1981, resides in Dublin, Ireland. His illustrations emphasize on America’s famous figures in his Mr Potato Head series playing with “Mr. Potato Head” parts. He also brings attention to more serious issues such as in his Literal Paedophile Ring illustration.

Shane Morrissy’s Website