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Incubated Works’ Artist Talk

November 30, 2011 – 5:33 pm | Comments Off

Artist Talk at Monster Truck
Thursday 1st December at 7:30pm.
Noilin O’Kelly in conversation with Adrian Reilly. Noilin will discus the themes of her current show ‘Incubated Works’. Adrien Reilly is a photography lecturer in IADT Dun …

Event: Art/Theory/Politics Seminars

November 29, 2011 – 8:19 pm | Comments Off

For the next three Fridays (Dec 2nd, 9th and 16th) the MA Art In The Contemporary World (ACW) will be running seminars at the Hugh Lane Gallery which are devoted to considering the relationship between …

Strange Attractor

November 29, 2011 – 4:14 pm | Comments Off

Strange Attractor
Anthony Kelly, Danny McCarthy, Irene Murphy, Mick O’Shea and David Stalling.
Live Performance and Book & DVD launch at RHA Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
Sat 3rd Dec at 2-4pm
All are welcome to come along, admission free. …

Wine Soak no.2: Where The Hell Was I?

November 27, 2011 – 4:41 pm | Comments Off

The second in a series in which Jacob Ligvine Kreek goes in search of suitable refreshments at Dublin exhibition openings.
A number of possibilities presented themselves for last Thursdays evening’s entertainment, but after some deliberation I …

Event: THE XXX (a holiday in a domestic space)

November 25, 2011 – 10:24 pm | Comments Off

Ella de Burca and Ciara McMahon
Opening: 1st December 2011. 7pm – late
(This is a BYOB event with live music by Liselle McMahon,)
Show continues daily: 2nd – 6th December 2011, 12am – 9pm.
Former NCAD MA students, …

Event: Making Things Public Panel Discussion

November 24, 2011 – 3:02 pm | Comments Off

Speakers: Dr. Ronan Farrell, Dr. Aphra Kerr, Prof. Rob Kitchin, Bea McMahon
Chair: Dr. Mick Wilson
The Lab, Foley Street
Wednesday November 30th, 19:00 – 20:45
Places are free, but booking is essential. Contact to confirm a …

Wine Soak no. 1

November 23, 2011 – 2:42 pm | Comments Off

The first in a series of occasional columns in which noted flâneur and wine expert, Jacob Ligvine Kreek, reports on what was on offer at a recent Dublin exhibition opening.
I had the extreme pleasure of …

Exhibition: Mike Disfarmer/Kouzaki Hiromu

November 23, 2011 – 1:45 pm | Comments Off

The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Trinity College Dublin 2
Mike Disfarmer (Gallery 1)
Grandfather’s Envelopes – Works of paper by Kouzaki Hiromu (Gallery 2)
25th of November to 25 January 2012
Opening: Thursday, November 24, 6 – 7:30pm
Two new …

Event: Daniel Figgis – The Battle of Speeds

November 19, 2011 – 5:45 pm | Comments Off

Composer and new media artist Daniel Figgis presents the latest in a series of site-specific works situated in Marlay Park on Sunday the 27th of November between 10AM and 4PM. It consists of six fantasy …

Event: Black Metal/Mysticism/Anarchism

November 17, 2011 – 12:59 pm | Comments Off

MA ACW in conjunction with alumna Edia Connole
Presents Black Metal/Mysticism/Anarchism
NCAD, Sybil Connolly Lecture Theater
Nov 21, 10-1pm
Clodagh Emoe (D.I.T., GradCAM)
Nicola Masciandaro (Brooklyn College, CUNY)
with a special screening of Clodagh Emoe and Simon Critchley’s:’Mystical Anarchism’ (2011)
Following on …

Selected Stories 4. The Joinery. OPENS THURS

November 16, 2011 – 8:15 pm | Comments Off
Selected Stories 4. The Joinery. OPENS THURS

Samuel Stevens
Why Look? (Selected Stories Programme Part Four)
17th – 27th November 2011
Opens Thursday 17th November 6-8pm
SCREENING: 17th November at 8pm
Runs Wed – Sat 12-6pm

Samuel Stevens brings together a collection …

Event: PEST – Black Metal Theory Symposium 2011

November 15, 2011 – 9:55 pm | One Comment

The Pint Bar, Eden Quay, Dublin 2-10pm
Sunday November 20th.
Following an inaugral event in Brooklyn in 2009 and a follow-up in London earlier this year, the third Black Metal Theory Symposium takes place in the …

Exhibition: Perambulatory Rhetorics

November 15, 2011 – 9:17 pm | Comments Off

Perambulatory Rhetorics
Victoria Smith and Lisa Sweeney
The Niland Gallery,Merchants Road, Galway November 26th – December 10th
Opening Reception:
Friday the 25th of November, 2011 6pm-8pm
The Niland Gallery presents Perambulatory Rhetorics, an exhibition featuring a new body of work …

Paper Visual Art Dublin Edition Launch

November 11, 2011 – 8:06 am | Comments Off

Paper Visual Art Dublin Edition Launch
Paper Visual Art Journal is launching its Dublin hardcopy edition on Friday 18 November 2011 at the Joinery, Stoneybatter, Dublin 7 from 7–9pm. We are producing 100 copies of this …

Exhibition: Incubated Works – Noilin O’Kelly

November 9, 2011 – 11:34 am | Comments Off

Opening: Friday 11th November at 6pm
Exhibition runs until December 3rd
Monster Truck, Temple Bar, Dublin.
Noilin O’Kelly is a graduate of Central Saint Martin’s College of Art and Design in London and the Crawford College of Art. …

Exhibition: Dublin Underground

November 8, 2011 – 10:33 pm | Comments Off

Dublin Underground: An Exhibition Of Works Below Surface Level
Opening: Thursday 10th November
Exhibition Dates: Friday 11th -Sunday 13th November
This exhibition takes place this week at 2 Vicar Street and is organized by a group of 4th …

“All the Pieces Matter” A Night of The Wire

November 7, 2011 – 11:56 pm | 2 Comments

“All the Pieces Matter”
A Night of the Wire
Dublin Intellectual  & Block T Invite You to …..
Fri 25th November 20:00, Block T, 1-6 Haymarket, Smithfield
BYOB, Admisssion: €5
Francis Halsall, NCAD: “Social Systems in …

Exhibition: Along The Borderland Bends – Teresa Gillespie

November 7, 2011 – 12:13 pm | Comments Off

10 November until 23 December 2011
Opening hours: Tue-Thu 10am-8pm, Fri + Sat 10am – 1.30pm
Goethe-Institut, 37 Merrion Square, Dublin 2
Preview on 9 November 2011, 6 – 7.30pm
Opening this Wednesday evening at 6pm is Teresa Gillespie’s new exhibition, …

Dublin Imagine Science Film Festival

November 3, 2011 – 11:16 am | Comments Off
Dublin Imagine Science Film Festival  is hosted and organised by UCD and the New York Imagine Science film festival. It will be held at UCD’s extensive new cinema/science complex next July 2012 with the intention of holding the …

Seminar: Art, Culture and Conflict

November 2, 2011 – 9:48 am | Comments Off

The Hugh Lane Gallery
Thursday 3rd November 2011
6:30pm – 9:30pm
Art, Culture and Conflict is a seminar initiated by the Hugh Lane’s Education and Research department in collaboration with Dublin Intellectual. Taking as starting points the …