Des McAllister is a Dublin born artist and has studied at both the St. Martins School of Art and Goldsmiths College in London. He has exhibited his work in the following galleries:
The 'Signal' and 'Vevey' Galleries in Bray.
The 'Tramyard Gallery' in Dalkey.
The RDS and ‘D4 Gallery' in Ballsbridge.
The 'Oisin Gallery' and 'Loft Gallery' in Westland Row.
The '53 Gallery' Capel St., Dublin.
The Microsoft Gallery, Sandyford.
He has many pictures in private collections and paints mainly in oils and gouache, gaining inspiration from the landscapes on the outskirts of Dublin, where he now lives.