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Paper Visual Art at BX

October 31, 2012 – 12:59 pm | Comments Off

MA ACW alumni Rebecca O’Dwyer and Adrian Duncan are participating in the following event, which takes place at Belfast Exposed this Thursday.
To celebrate the inclusion of Paper Visual Art’s recent printed edition in the Belfast …

Autonomous Practices, Autonomous Objects, Autonomous Institutions

October 30, 2012 – 5:13 pm | Comments Off

A debate on autonomy hosted by MA Art in the Contemporary World in the context of Towards a Newer Laocoön, a solo exhibition by Sarah Pierce at NCAD Gallery, commissioned by the Irish Film Institute.
Time: …

Digging the Monto: An archaeology of tenement life and the 1913 Lockout

October 23, 2012 – 3:50 pm | Comments Off

The LAB / Foley Street / Dublin 1.
25th Oct – 10th Nov 2012
Exhibition Open 10am to 5pm (closed Sundays)
An exhibition and associated series of events focusing on the history of the Foley Street area, with …

IMMA + IAF – Agents of Architecture | Eva Franch

October 22, 2012 – 8:48 pm | One Comment

Wednesday 31 October 7.00 – 8.30pm, Lecture Room, IMMA at NCH, Earlsfort Terrace
The Irish Museum of Modern Art in paternship with the Irish Architecture Foundation present the series Agents of Archtecture. The following information comes …

John Graham Talk

October 22, 2012 – 7:53 pm | Comments Off

The artist John Graham will be discussing his current exhibition Phase, which is running at the Green On Red gallery, this coming Friday (October 26th) at 5pm. The exhibition has been running since the 12th …

Future Perfect – Call For Submissions

October 19, 2012 – 4:27 pm | Comments Off

Future Perfect | Call for Submissions
Deadline: 11am, 2nd November 2012
Future Perfect is a open submission exhibition to be held at the Hugh Land addressing the theme of the future and/or the lack of same. Looks …

Biopolitics, Society and Performance

October 19, 2012 – 12:03 am | Comments Off
The Tissue Culture and Art Project

‘Biopolitics, Society and Performance’ at Trinity College Dublin

Conference dates: 31.10.2012 to 02.11.2012 / Registration (Postgrad): €50.00
The Arts Technology Research Lab and the Long Room Hub, Trinity College Dublin are co-hosting the conference and symposium …

Merlin James at the Kerlin

October 17, 2012 – 8:56 pm | Comments Off

Exhibition Runs: 19 October – 24 November
Opening: 18th October 6pm
A new exhibition of work by Merlin James opens in the Kerlin Gallery this week. The following information is from the Kerlin website.
‘…James takes painting’s multiple …

KRF Notebook Project 2012

October 16, 2012 – 6:03 pm | Comments Off
KRF Notebook Project 2012

Kathy O’Leary writes about the KRF Notebook Project.
I arrived at the opening of KRF Notebook Project in Newbridge, Kildare after eventually escaping the challenge of the traffic from the merging N7/M7 out of Dublin following …

On Discovering Echinoids …

October 16, 2012 – 12:35 pm | One Comment

Roisin Power Hackett reviews Anthony Hackett’s exhibition Beyond Boarders, which took place in The Back Loft on the 12th and 13th of October 2012.
This review could be seen as some sort of twisted nepotism. The …


October 7, 2012 – 9:36 pm | Comments Off

Japanese experimental music legend, Keiji Haino, makes a rare appearance in Dublin this week. Haino has been a key figure in avant-garde music circles for decades but his only previous performance in Ireland was a …

Becoming – Alice Maher

October 5, 2012 – 10:46 am | One Comment

Opening: Fri Oct 5th 6pm
Exhibition Runs until Feb 3rd
A major mid-career retrospective of the work of Alice Maher opens tonight at IMMA’s Earlsfort Terrace space. The show encompasses painting, sculpture, photography and animation and is …

animal OPERA – Fiona Woods

October 4, 2012 – 9:05 pm | Comments Off

Opening: Friday Oct 19th 4-8pm
Exhibition Runs until Nov 1st
Artist Talk: Wed Oct 31st 5pm
Former ACW student, Fiona Woods, will be exhibiting a new body of work, entitled animal OPERA, at Leitrim Sculpture Centre, from October …

Upcoming Photography Exhibitions in London

October 4, 2012 – 8:58 pm | Comments Off

Over the coming months there will be an unofficial photography season in London, with major exhibitions at the National Gallery, Tate Modern and the National Portrait Gallery. Seduced by Art at the National Gallery looks …

Malevolentos – New Paintings by Alison Pilkington

October 4, 2012 – 11:19 am | Comments Off

Opening reception: Friday 5th Oct 7pm to 9pm.
Exhibition runs to 16th Nov
Opening times: Wed –Thu 12- 6pm by appointment
Cake contemporary arts c/o Curragh Camp Post Office Curragh Camp co. Kildare
Alison Pilkington’s new show at …

Assistant Visual Arts Curator Opportunity at Project Arts Centre

October 3, 2012 – 11:36 am | Comments Off

The Project Arts Centre are currently seeking to take on an Assistant Visual Arts Curator/Curatorial Intern for 2012-2013. The deadline for applications is the 25th of October and the post is part of the JobBridge …

Root by Bea McMahon

October 2, 2012 – 8:58 pm | Comments Off

Bea McMahon’s new exhibition, Root, will open at Temple Bar Gallery & Studios on Thursday 11th of October at 6pm. It’s a solo exhibition of newly commissioned work, the centrepiece of which is a moving …

Sarah Pierce – Towards a Newer Laocoön

October 2, 2012 – 1:21 pm | Comments Off

Opening view 6pm, Thursday 4th Oct 2012.
Exhibition continues, 5th Oct – 7th Nov 2012, Mon-Fri 10am-5pm
Sarah Pierce’s new solo exhibition, Towards a Newer Laocoön, opens at the NCAD Gallery this Thursday. It was commissioned by …