Indian Motorcycle's Black Hills Beast

Indian Motorcycle's Black Hills Beast

In July of 2015 Starr was commissioned by Indian Motorcycles to design and execute the paintwork on a 2015 Indian Scout motorcycle to pay tribute to Indian's history in hillclimb motorcycle racing. The bike was built by Indianmotorcycles.net and made its debut at the 75th Anniversary Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in Sturgis, South Dakota on August 3, 2015 with an attendance that exceeded 1,000,000.

The Cranberries Ghost Sign Project, Limerick Ireland

The Cranberries Ghost Sign Project, Limerick Ireland

 

“A Renowned American sign painter is to come to Limerick in September to work on a public artwork that draws on the music of The Cranberries.” 
Limerick Leader

In September 2015, Sean and Kayleigh Starr were invited by the City of Limerick, Ireland to participate in the Elemental Arts Festival and to design and execute a large scale, original "ghost sign" project in association with the band The Cranberries which is on display in Limerick's City Center on the Brown-Thomas building. Starr also had work on display in Elemental Art's & Culture Exhibition tiled Love Letters from Limerick curated by Tom Collins, which opened on September 18, 2015 at the Limerick School for Arts & Design's FabLab Gallery.

Toadies Heretics Album Cover

Toadies Heretics Album Cover

Starr's work graces the cover of the band The Toadies album Heretics which was released on September 18, 2015. The design was also incorporated into several pieces of apparel including t-shirts and belt buckles. The piece was commissioned by the band for the front cover art and executed on glass and features verre eglomise reverse glass gilding.

University of Washington

University of Washington

"Starr has created his own version of Abstract Expression, one that incorporates the immediacy of inspiration."
Agora Gallery, New York

Starr's first exhibition was held at the University of Washington, Tacoma January 21, 2006 which included multiple items on display at several locations at the University and the Tacoma Chamber of Commerce. The exhibition was arranged by local photographer Chip Van Gilder with assistance from Tacoma artist Jeremy Silas.

The Napa Series

The Napa Series

In the first half of 2006, Starr was invited to paint on location at 11 of Napa Valley's finest wineries with an exhibition opening on June 4, 2006, downtown Napa at Rocca Family Vineyard's tasting room.

The "Napa Series" Wineries:

Frank Family Vineyards
Dominari Vineyards
Casa Nuestra Vineyards
Rocca Family Vineyards
Peju Province
Zahtila Vineyards
V. Sattui Winery
Markham Vineyards
Pine Ridge Winery
Corison Winery
Grgich Hills Estate

 

 

Morrissey Ruined My Life Exhibition

Morrissey Ruined My Life Exhibition

On February 3, 2007 Starr's solo exhibition titled “Morrissey Ruined My Life” at Workspace Limited Gallery opened with dozens of Starr's pieces on display and a large scale piece Starr executed live during the opening to the music of Morrissey and The Smiths. San Francisco Magazine named it #4 in their list of “Top 10 Things To Do In February” of 2007.