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The Centre For Dying On Stage: Performance Date & Times

October 27, 2016 – 4:04 pm |

The Centre For Dying On Stage
Performance by artists Jessica Foley, Marjorie Potiron & Lisa Hoffmann, Steven Randall, and Alex Mirutziu AKA The Artist and Himself at 29 (TAH29)
at Wexford Arts Centre
on Saturday 12 November 2016, …

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RDS Visual Art Awards

October 26, 2016 – 2:00 pm |

ACW alumnus Michelle Hall has received the R.C. Lewis-Crosby Award at the year’s RDS Visual Art Awards. The Exhibition is free to attend and runs at the RDS Concert Hall from Wednesday, October 26 to Monday 31, 10.30am – 6.00pm daily, with late opening Thursday, October 27 until 8.00pm.


Bassam Al-Sabah, Megan Burns, Susan Buttner, Marcus Craig, Aoife Dunne, Michelle Hall, Elaine Hoey, Justyna Kielbowicz, Siobhán O’Connor, Jane Rainey, Joanne Reid, Sven Sandberg and Laura Skehan.

The 2016 RDS Visual Art Awards Winners are:

Aoife Dunne – RDS Monster Truck Studio Award

Michelle Hall – R.C. Lewis-Crosby Award

Sven Sandberg – R.C. Lewis-Crosby Award

Elaine Hoey – RDS Taylor Art Award

October 27, RDS Library Speaker Series “Reservoir” talk by Alice Maher at 6.30pm

For mor information visit: http://www.rds.ie/Ireland-s-Philanthropic-Society/Our-Work/Projects/RDS-Visual-Art-Awards-(1)

IMMA/ACW fellow Martin Waldmeier

October 14, 2016 – 5:06 pm |

We are delighted to welcome our new IMMA/ACW fellow Martin Waldmeier.
MA Programs, Art in the Contemporary World at National College of Art and Design, Dublin, working in collaboration with the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin will …

Paper Visual Art Journal Publication Launch

October 9, 2016 – 12:45 pm |

On Thursday 13 October, Paper Visual Art Journal will launch two new publications at Temple Bar Gallery + Studios from 7 p.m: Paper Visual Art Journal, volume 7 and the supplement Having a Kiki: Queer …

I like to eat with my hands

August 23, 2016 – 12:10 pm |

Featuring work by: Taro Furukata, Ann Maria Healy, Claire Huber & KVM
Saturday 27th August at 3pm
Curated by RGKSKSRG
A bus will leave Dublin at 1pm and return to Dublin for 8pm.
To …

First Skeeze, the first in a three part experimental poetry series.

July 23, 2016 – 9:43 pm |

First Skeeze, the first in a three part experimental poetry series at Studio 6, Temple Bar Gallery + Studios, Temple Bar, Dublin 2
Tuesday 26th July, 7pm – 8.30pm
Performing: Billy Dante, David Hynes, Róisín Power Hackett, …

Introduction to Systems Theory & Cybernetics

July 19, 2016 – 3:50 pm |

Location: Bluecoat
Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2016
Time: 6.00 PM
Tickets: £3/£2
Dr. Francis Halsall, an academic, art writer and course director of Art in the Contemporary World at National College of Art and Design (NCAD), Dublin leads a …

Longtable discussion with Prof. Willem Boshoff and Dr. Francis Halsall (Dublin) on the Willem Boshoff Archive

July 6, 2016 – 10:23 pm |

Date: 13 July 2016
Time: 14:00 – 16:00
Place: Johannes Stegmann Art Gallery, University of the Free State
Enquiries: Prof Suzanne Human, humane@ufs.ac.za
In a conversation led by Dr. Francis Halsall from the National College of Art & Design, …

Systems>Networks – Photography and the Legacy of Conceptual Art

June 1, 2016 – 3:51 pm |

03 Jun 2016: 9.30am to 5.30pm
Photography was integral to conceptual art, as document and language. Assumed to be flat and inexpressive, its use is often revisited as a matter of aesthetics. What is less …

Launch | Issue 12 | Critical Bastards Magazine

May 29, 2016 – 3:58 pm |

Studio 6, Temple Bar Gallery & Studios
Critical Bastards Magazine is an emerging creative forum of criticality as a response to contemporary visual art in the island of Ireland and beyond. This is the twelfth …

Liz Nielsen & Max Warsh Curated by Jessamyn Fiore at Sirius Arts Centre

May 29, 2016 – 3:44 pm |

23 June – 01 August 2016
Opens 22 June 7pm
Workshop, Artist & Curator Talk and Panel Discussion on 23 June.
This exhibition presents the work of two outstanding American artists whose contemporary art practice employs a unique …

Reading as Practice event with Paper Visual Art Journal at IMMA

May 9, 2016 – 12:20 pm |


Questioning Aesthetics Symposium

May 9, 2016 – 10:29 am |

Questioning Aesthetics Symposium, Dublin 12-13 May 2016, Newman House, St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2

Professor Maeve Cooke
School of Philosophy
University College Dublin
Professor Michael Kelly
Transdisciplinary Aesthetics Foundation
Encyclopedia of Aesthetics (Oxford UP)
Philosophy, UNC Charlotte
Dr. Francis Halsall
National College of Art …

Merleau-Ponty and the Paradoxes of Expression: Workshop with Donald A. Landes

April 26, 2016 – 2:37 pm |

Wednesday, 18th May 2016, 1.00-5.30pm
Newman House, St. Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2
Registration Open: University College Dublin, School of Philosophy
Workshop with Donald A. Landes (Université Laval, Québec), translator of Merleau-Ponty’s Phenomenology of Perception (Routledge, 2012), to discuss …

What is Phenomenology? Francis Halsall & Declan Long

April 12, 2016 – 7:02 pm |

What is Phenomenology?
Francis Halsall & Declan Long
Sat 16 April, 12noon, Lecture Room, IMMA …


April 5, 2016 – 5:16 pm |

Dates: 5th & 6th of April, 2016
Time: 12 pm to 3 pm
Location: The Projects Arts Centre, Temple Bar
OUR TABLE is a celebration of food traditions from a variety of countries. It is being organised to …

Research, scholarship and study opportunities: Art in the Contemporary World, Dublin

March 22, 2016 – 12:08 pm |

The National College of Art and Design is delighted to announce two opportunities in Dublin, Ireland.
(1) “Medium/ Platform/ System”
ACW research and teaching residency in collaboration with The Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA)
MA/ MFA Art …

“Bungalow Bliss”, TG4, Saturday 26th March, 19:50

March 19, 2016 – 7:26 am |

“Bungalow Bliss” revisits Jack Fitzsimon’s housing catalogue of 1971, and the extraordinary effect it had on Irish house design and rural ways of living. Adrian Duncan and Feargal Ward’s cinematic work presents these bungalows, and …

A FAIR LAND: MA ACW at The Irish Museum of Modern Art (2016)

March 17, 2016 – 7:04 pm |

MA Art in the Contemporary World (ACW) at National College of Art & Design, Dublin is pleased to announce the details of their forthcoming collaborative seminar series with Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA).
Lead by …

Fabian Marti: FM

March 10, 2016 – 2:35 pm |

Fabian Marti: FM
Edition Patrick Frey is realeasing a new publication featuring the work of Swiss artist Fabian Marti with text by Irish philosopher & ACW contributor Paul J. Ennis.
This book is a trip. A trip …

2116: Call for open submission

March 9, 2016 – 12:35 pm |

2116 is a forecast of the next century. It explores our predictions and projections of an increasingly globalised and technology-driven world, and asks how Ireland will look from both within the country and from outside. …

Aurélien Froment // Of Shadow of Ideas

February 29, 2016 – 5:36 pm |

The National College of Art and Design Gallery, Dublin, is pleased to announce Of Shadow of Ideas, a solo exhibition of Dublin-based French multidisciplinary artist Aurélien Froment.
NCAD Gallery exhibition open view 5.30 – 8pm …