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A SAVAGE BEAUTY

July 1, 2015 – 12:44 pm |

Alexander McQueen
Victoria & Albert Museum
London, U.K.
14, March – 2, August, 2015
Review by Susan Edwards
At the entrance was a video screen, an image of an indistinct human face morphing from a skull shape to tribal image …

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Jee Young Lee | Stage of Mind

June 3, 2015 – 6:12 pm |


Curated by current ACW MA Candidate Elisa Nocente as part of Belfast Photo Festival.

e.nocente@qub.ac.uk
www.naughtongallery.org
www.queensfilmtheatre.com

The Systemic Turn

May 25, 2015 – 5:31 pm |

Sara O’Brien on Cliona Harmey // Dublin Ships

May 20, 2015 – 10:53 pm |

ACW alumni Sara O’Brien recently wrote a piece on Cliona Harmey’s Dublin Ships public art project for Belfast’s Collected. Read it here.
Francis Halsall also contributed a piece of writing, ‘Systems at Sea‘, …

The Beautifully Absurd

May 16, 2015 – 1:01 pm |

Francis Halsall on Newstalk 106-108FM: The ‘History of Art Night School’ looks at Surrealism in art
In the early 1920s a new and bizarre style of art began to appear around the world. Inspired by …

AN EXPERIMENT IN LIFE DRAWING

May 12, 2015 – 12:55 pm |

MART Experiments presents ‘An Experiment in Life Drawing’
curated by Lynda Phelan
Open Call for Participants – Deadline: 28 May 2015
Date (s) of Experiment: 13 + 14 June 2015
@ The MART, 190a Rathmines Road Lower, Dublin 6.
Life …

MEL EVANS // LIBERATE TATE

May 5, 2015 – 1:38 pm |

SYSTEMS // FRANCIS HALSALL

May 5, 2015 – 11:55 am |

28-30 APRIL 2015 / UNIVERSITAT DE BARCELONA
ACW course co-ordinator Dr. Francis Halsall presents a seminar on the aesthetics of systems in collaboration with the Barcelona University Facultad des Bellas Artes. Two central issues will be …

Ingrid Lyons: Orange Wrappers

April 27, 2015 – 11:14 pm |

The first in a series of collector’s talks at the Douglas Hyde Gallery.
May 7th / 2015 / 5pm
Intelligent collecting begins with the discovery or deepening awareness of core values through their reflection in objects …

Art | History | Politics: contemporary artists in conversation

April 20, 2015 – 9:27 am |

Mon 20th April, 14.00-17.00 (Harry Carke Lecture Theatre, NCAD)
This discursive event is led by three artists whose practices often relate the contemporary moment in art and culture to earlier moments and other histories. Each engages …

How should we look at a Cubist painting?

April 10, 2015 – 7:38 pm |

Dr Francis Halsall on Newstalk 106-108FM
In the second ‘History of Art Night School‘ Patrick and Dr Francis Halsall look at Cubism, its impact on art, and its role in the modern world.
How did this movement …

Wine Soak No.18: “Only the most adaptable will survive”

April 6, 2015 – 10:32 am |

Our wine correspondent found himself at Dead Zoo, an exhibition in the Art Box Gallery curated by Hilary Murray, featuring the work of Catherine Barragry, Teresa Gillespie and Maria McKinney. The exhibition and the unfolding …

JoAnne Mancini: Art and War in the Pacific World

March 26, 2015 – 3:14 pm |

5pm on Friday 27th March, in the Harry Clarke Lecture Theatre, NCAD, Dublin.
// Wine reception to follow //
J. M. Mancini (Ph.D., M.A., Johns Hopkins; B.A., University of Virginia) is Senior Lecturer in History. Before coming …

OUST – CALL FOR WORKS

March 19, 2015 – 2:16 am |

CALL OUT FOR EXPERIMENTAL TEXT / ARTICLES / ESSAYS / FRAGMENTED POETRY
EMAIL ALL SUBMISSIONS TO HELLO@OUSTMAGAZINE.COM
OUST IS A BRAND NEW CONTEMPORARY CULTURE MAGAZINE WHICH AIMS TO PROMOTE INTERNATIONAL TALENT ACROSS THE ARTS THROUGH A …

IMMA Residency | Speaking Studios – Morgan Quaintance

March 6, 2015 – 12:37 pm |

IMMA writer-in-residence and visiting ACW lecturer, Morgan Quaintance (UK writer and curator) invites creatives from Dublin’s cultural scene to take part in a live pre-recorded episode of his radio show Studio Visit, broadcast weekly on …

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March 4, 2015 – 7:30 pm |

An Exhibition of work by Nollaig Molloy + Ruth Kerr
TACTIC Gallery, Sample Studios, 3rd Floor, Former Government Buildings, Sullivan’s Quay, Cork
Opening Thursday 19th March, 7pm
running from 20th March – 2nd April
heckle – to interrupt a …

BEYOND METAPHOR, MAPPING SOCIAL SYSTEMS

March 1, 2015 – 11:23 pm |

The following is an extract from ACW alumni Rebecca O’Dwyer‘s response to recent work by Dr Francis Halsall and Kelley O’Brien, carried out as part of their on-going collaborative project Beyond Metaphor, Mapping Social Systems.
In …

In Portents

February 23, 2015 – 7:23 pm |

// In Portents. A Screening by Kevin A Freeney, Hannah Fitz & Tanad Williams // Block T // Wed. 25 Feb. 6pm // featuring accompanying text by current ACW MA candidate Eimear Walshe
In Portents is …

Uri Aran in conversation with Declan Long

February 17, 2015 – 9:29 pm |

All This is Yours
mixed media
106.7 x 63.5 x 106.7 cm
2010
Harry Clark Lecture Hall // 2pm Thursday 19th February

All works are rehearsals; new beginnings that look like reconsiderations. There’s no newness and nothing lasts. There is …

Stations of Indifference

February 6, 2015 – 6:04 pm |

Denis Mortell’s MA ACW exhibition Stations of Indifference is currently showing at the Irish Architectural Archive, 45 Merrion Square East, until February 27th.
Opening hours Tuesday to Friday, 10:00am to 5:00pm
More information about the exhibition can …

The Lie of the Land

February 5, 2015 – 12:07 pm |

An exhibition featuring works by Helen Devitt (Cork), Kenneth O’Halloran (Dublin/L.A), Adrian Duncan (Dublin/Berlin) and Jill Quigley (Belfast)
Curated by Miranda Driscoll.
Opening Wednesday 11 February 7pm
Exhibition runs until Sunday 22 March 2015

The Lie of the Land; …

Paul Seawright – The List

January 26, 2015 – 9:46 pm |

Declan Long will be in conversation with Paul Seawright this Thursday 29th January to mark the opening of his new work The List at the Kerlin Gallery
Exhibition runs from 30th january – 21st March 2015
Press …