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Animales Vivos: Helga Franza

May 31, 2012 – 7:35 pm | Comments Off

Curated by Marta Fernández Calvo
The Joinery Arbour Hill
Opens 07 June 6-8pm
Runs till 16 June Thurs – Sats 12-6pm
Closing event at the Italian Institute of Culture 13 June 7pm
Opening next Thursday at the Joinery.
Animales Vivos is …

Tunnelling Art and Physics

May 31, 2012 – 7:27 pm | Comments Off

We’re a bit late with this one but there just might be some wine left if you run down to Temple Bar Studios really fast. Exhibition runs until June 9th so there is still plenty …

Willie Doherty at The Kerlin Gallery

May 28, 2012 – 9:28 am | One Comment

Opening: Wednesday 30th May at 6pm
Exhibition Runs: 31st May to 7th July
A new exhibition of Willie Doherty’s work, consisting of photographs created between 1985 and 1993, goes on show at the Kerlin gallery this week. …

PP/S Launch

May 22, 2012 – 9:38 pm | Comments Off

PP/S Launch Party
Saturday 26th May from 6:30pm to 1:30AM
Pallas Projects are launching their …

Anri Sala and Ari Benjamin Meyers

May 21, 2012 – 9:45 pm | Comments Off

At 6.00pm on Wednesday 30 May Anri Sala and Ari Benjamin Meyers will discuss their film collaboration, 1395 Days Without Red, with Declan Long, in the Lecture Room at the NCH building, where IMMA are …

John Byrne In Conversation with Declan Long

May 21, 2012 – 8:07 pm | Comments Off

Tuesday May 22nd – 12:45pm.
Harry Clarke Lecture Theatre, NCAD.
‘A Walk through the File with… John Byrne’ is a public interview with MA ACW lecturer Declan Long. Long will ‘walk through’ the collection of material by …

LINK Culturefest

May 20, 2012 – 9:43 pm | Comments Off

This coming weekend sees LINK Culturefest taking place around Smithfield. It’s a three day event showcasing the wealth of artistic and cultural activity in the area and consists of a full programme of exhibitions, concerts, …

Nicki Wynnychuk ‘Conversations in’ at the LAB

May 16, 2012 – 9:18 pm | Comments Off

18 May – 30 June 2012
Opening 6-8pm on Thurs 17 May 2012
From Pallas Projects website:
Conversations in: is an ongoing project that considers the relationship between image & object within the dilemma of a contemporary art …

Dead Zoo – Özlem Günyol & Mustafa Kunt

May 16, 2012 – 9:11 pm | Comments Off

Dead Zoo by Özlem Günyol & Mustafa Kunt at The Return,
Goethe-Institut, 37 Merrion Square, Dublin 2
Exhibition: 18 May until 27 June 2012
Preview on 17 May 2012, 6 – 7.30pm
Animals have been used in warfare for …

Orchestral Osmosis – Report

May 16, 2012 – 5:18 pm | Comments Off

Orchestral Osmosis from Niamh O'Doherty on Vimeo.
12.30pm, 10th May 2012
Artists : Niamh O’Doherty, Laura Smith, Becky Wallace
NCAD/UCD: Urban Interventions in collaboration with DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama
Orchestral Osmosis was a project undertaken as part …

eva International – After the Future

May 15, 2012 – 9:18 pm | Comments Off

Preview: Thursday 17th May at 6pm: Limerick City Gallery of Art, 103–4 O’Connell Street, Riverpoint, Arthur’s Quay Park, and onwards to the other eva venues
This Friday is the opening of eva International so we will …

Adrian Duncan – Talk in Monster Truck

May 14, 2012 – 7:55 pm | Comments Off

Adrian Duncan talks about his exhibition, How the Mighty have fallen, tomorrow in Monster Truck.
There will be a brief reading, then a chat about the work at 4.30pm on Thursday the 17th.
How the Mighty have …

A Walk through the File with… Alice Maher

May 14, 2012 – 3:45 pm | Comments Off

Tuesday 15th May 12:45 – 1:30pm
Harry Clarke Lecture Theatre, NCAD
NIVAL are hosting a public conversation tomorrow at lunchtime between artist Alice Maher and writer and cultural commentator Catherine Morris. They will be discussing the collection …


May 9, 2012 – 9:34 am | Comments Off

A project devised as part of the NCAD/UCD Urban Interventions module, Orchestralosmosis will take place on Chatham Row (off Grafton Street) tomorrow (Thursday 10th May) between 12 and 12:30. This intervention will involve the streaming …

Simon Fujiwara: Artist’s Talk

May 8, 2012 – 2:17 pm | Comments Off

Fri. 11th May (2012), 5pm
Harry Clark Lecture Theatre
National College of Art and Design, Dublin
Art in the Contemporary World is delighted to host a talk and discussion with Simon Fujiwara (Chair: Francis Halsall) on the occasion …

Glitch Festival at Rua Red

May 8, 2012 – 11:46 am | Comments Off

The second annual Glitch festival, which explores connections between digital arts and technology opens at Rua Red this Friday. There is a whole pile of stuff happening between now and June 16th and full details …


May 8, 2012 – 9:46 am | Comments Off

ADMISSION is a collection of art works carried out by 3rd year painting students from NCAD. It opens in the Lighthouse on the 10th of May and runs for a week. Full details as follows:
Art …

Production Ireland Call For Submissions

May 8, 2012 – 9:37 am | Comments Off

The CCA in Derry are currently inviting submissions for their Production Ireland awards scheme for emerging artists. The deadline is June 1st and details are as follows:
Centre for Contemporary Art Derry~Londonderry fosters a wide range …

Urban Interventions

May 2, 2012 – 10:22 am | 2 Comments

Update: I’m sure none of envisaged this project would involved one of the artists having to intervene herself when Jedward appeared on the scene.
Urban Interventions is an Interdisciplinary module between NCAD, Art in the Contemporary …