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Susan Connolly in Subjects Of The Painter

December 11, 2012 – 3:51 pm | Comments Off

The Subjects Of The Painter blog recently featured an extensive interview with artist and current MA ACW participant Susan Connolly. The interview covers the evolution of Susan’s work, the relationship between theoretical perspectives and artistic …

MFA Christmas Exhibition

December 10, 2012 – 9:53 pm | Comments Off

The NCAD MFA students are hosting a Christmas exhibition in the A4 Art shop on Thomas Street, just beside the main entrance to NCAD. It will take place on Monday 17th Dec between 6 and …

Wine Soak no.6: Catholic Intemperance

December 9, 2012 – 10:02 pm | Comments Off

In episode six, our correspondent Jakob Ligvine Kreek finds himself at the launch of a book reissuing the essays of the late Hubert Butler. While despairing an increase of €1 excise on a bottle of …

A Blind Eye

December 6, 2012 – 8:10 pm | Comments Off

An illustrated conversation about attention and purpose:
Tuesday Dec 11th : 6.30pm – 8.30pm
On the occasion of Unmade, an exhibition in the Goethe Institut’s Return Gallery, of new work by Isabel Nolan, curated by Vaari Claffey, …

Miracle on Crofton Road Street

December 5, 2012 – 10:29 pm | Comments Off

An evening long exhibition in The Drawing Project, Crofton Road, Dun Laoghaire.
This exhibition will be comprised of wall based objects, performance, video and site specific installation. It’s an eclectic mix of anomalies crammed under one …

Why do it yourself-blueprints can change the world

December 5, 2012 – 3:52 pm | Comments Off

Architect, designer, and initiator of the Hartz IV Möbel project, Van Bo Le -Mentzel will give a public talk at the National College of Art & Design on ‘why do it yourself-blueprints can change the …

Punk Rock Politics and The Aesthetics of Participation

December 4, 2012 – 10:06 am | Comments Off

Hugh McCabe writes about early 80′s US punk rock, the decline of participation in culture, and how Jacques Rancière’s formulation of the relationship between politics and aesthetics provides us with a way of rethinking what …