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Anticipation: Actualisation, performance event at the NCAD Gallery

March 13, 2018 – 2:19 pm |

Anticipation: Actualisation
Wednesday 21 March,
Performance 5 – 6 pm,
Panel Discussion 6 – 7 pm

Anticipation: Actualisation is a three part performance art based event happening at the NCAD Gallery, followed by a panel lead discussion …

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Notes from the Underground – Art and Alternative Music in Eastern Europe 1968-1989

March 9, 2018 – 2:13 pm |

11:30 am, Monday 12th March, Harry Clarke Lecture Theatre given by Prof. David Crowley (Head of Visual Culture, NCAD)

Reflecting on ideas and artworks in an exhibition which he curated in Łódź last year (and opens again in Berlin this week), in this talk, David will explore the ways in which ‘the underground’ – artists and musicians outside the official zones managed by the communist authorities – embraced abjection, and queered the symbols of state socialism.

All Welcome.

“Copy that, Kapton”, a review of Sam Keogh’s Kapton Cadaverine performance at the Kerlin Gallery

February 24, 2018 – 3:02 pm |

“The space that situates the performance is so thoroughly inseparable from the performance that it would have been non-sensical to not textually indulge in this rich scenario by Sam Keogh. Everything from the control panel …

Open Evening – Postgraduate Opportunities in the School of Visual Culture

February 21, 2018 – 11:28 pm |

Come to NCAD on 12 March to hear about our MA / MFA programmes

Running for more than a decade, our MA Design History and Material Culture and MA / MFA Art in the Contemporary World …

Water Table, The Luan Gallery by Marie Hanlon

January 23, 2018 – 1:11 pm |

Marie Hanlon, ACW Student
Water Table
The Luan Gallery, Athlone.
Opening Saturday 3 February 3 pm, continues until 25 March

The work for this exhibition concerns itself with the subject of flooding, an appropriate theme for The Luan Gallery …

Homo Ludens (Man at Play)

January 19, 2018 – 12:50 am |

Homo Ludens (Man at Play),
The Library Project, 4 Temple Bar, Dublin 2.
Exhibition continues until Saturday, 27 January 2018
Opening hours: 12 – 6pm Tuesday – Saturday
Homo Ludens, the title of this exhibition, is the species of …

D-i-f-f-e-r-e-n-c-e & R-e-p-e-t-i-t-i-o-n

January 12, 2018 – 2:49 pm |

D-i-f-f-e-r-e-n-c-e & R-e-p-e-t-i-t-i-o-n
The Brothers of Charity, led by
Karl Burke & Padraig Cunningham
Roscommon Art Centre
Opening 6.00-7.30pm, 19th January 2018

This exhibition, “Difference and Repetition”, is the second instalment in a series of workshops designed and implemented by …

Mythology, Authenticity, Representation & Psychosis by Sara Muthi

December 10, 2017 – 4:32 pm |

Exploring themes of mythology, authenticity, representation and psychosis, Sara Muthi, managing editor of in:Action and ACW student shares her latest response to the bi-monthly performance art platform Livestock titled “Get Real”.
“With a formula such as …

Rising From the Hill | Group Exhibition at NCAD Gallery

December 4, 2017 – 8:55 pm |

Rising From the Hill
Group Exhibition at NCAD Gallery
7th to 8th December
Reception on Friday 8 December, 4pm
Rising From the Hill takes the form of a process-based exhibition stemming from a six week long residency at Cow …

BREATH (taking), a review of Nigel Rolfe’s group performance at the Green on Red Gallery by Sara Muthi

November 28, 2017 – 5:51 pm |

Bringing together a group of Nigel Rolfe’s top performing students from the Royal College of Art, London, BREATHING IN, BREATHING OUT takes place at the center of Rolfe’s 8th Solo show at the Green on …

Gerard Byrne “In Our Time” in Conversation with Declan Long in collaboration with ACW

November 28, 2017 – 5:37 pm |

Gerard Byrne in conversation with Declan Long as part of a MA Art in the Contemporary World collaboration will take place at the Kerlin Gallery, Thursday 7 December, 5pm.
“For his solo exhibition at Kerlin Gallery, …

A Portrait: Lough Key by Anna Macleod & Padraig Cunningham

November 7, 2017 – 11:45 am |

A Portrait: Lough Key
by Anna Macleod & Padraig Cunningham
Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment,
Denis Naughten
will officially launch the exhibition at
6pm, November 10th, 2017 at the Roscommon Arts Centre
Exhibition runs from:
10th November 2017 – …

IMMA & ACW Fellow Amelia Groom

October 31, 2017 – 1:03 pm |

Public Lecture, by Amelia Groom: Dense and Broken, on rocks, writing and pareidolia.
6pm, Friday November 10th Harry Clarke Lecture Theatre, NCAD, Thomas Street, Dublin.
This Autumn IMMA and NCAD will be joined by Dr Amelia Groom …

Rising from the Hill: Local Systems in Global Contexts

October 23, 2017 – 9:00 am |

Rising from the Hill: Local Systems in Global Contexts
Autumn Residency programme at Cow House Studios
30 October – 10 December 2017

Participating Artists: Angela Jerardi, Charlotte Lagro, Martina O’Brien, and Rowan Lear
Residency Curators: Kelley O’Brien & Dr …

“There’s art that challenges you, and art that’s simply not for you”

October 20, 2017 – 1:17 pm |

ACW student Sara Muthi and writer for in:Action, an Irish Live art review platform, shares her latest response to Martin O’Brien’s performance at the Dublin Live Art Festival.
“…for most of us, art is not …

Ghost-haunted land Contemporary art and post-Troubles Northern Ireland by Declan Long

October 16, 2017 – 12:47 pm |

ACW’s Course Co-ordinator Declan Long’s latest book; Ghost-haunted land Contemporary art and post-Troubles Northern Ireland
Description of book and purchase link below.
Since the signing of the Good Friday Agreement in 1998 – the formal end-point of …

LOST STATE – Hugh McCabe & Suzanne Walsh at Draíocht Arts Centre

October 16, 2017 – 11:53 am |

Hugh McCabe & Suzanne Walsh
Curated by Sharon Murphy
19 October – 4th November
Opening event including performance by Suzanne Walsh at 7pm on Thursday October 19th 2017
Gallery 2, Draíocht, Blanchardstown
LOST STATE is a collaborative mixed-media exhibition …

Lines Tell Lies by Marie Hanlon at The Source Art Centre

October 10, 2017 – 12:09 pm |

Marie Hanlon
Lines Tell Lies
The Source Art Centre, Thurles Co. Tipperary
Sept 9th – Oct 26t

Double Vision is part of Marie Hanlon’s exhibition Lines Tell Lies at The Source Art Centre, Thurles. The work creates an interplay …


October 5, 2017 – 10:08 am |

International Live Art Biennial FIX17
Thursday the 5th to Monday the 9th of October
Programme Detailed Below
Catalyst Arts is pleased to present the highly anticipated International Live Art Biennial FIX17, happening from Thursday the 5th to Monday …

Lost in Papancha, Ways of Escape

October 3, 2017 – 11:23 am |

Lost in Papancha, Ways of Escape
Michelle Hall
Exhibition Dates: Sept 28-Oct 21
ArtBox is delighted to announce the opening of artist Michelle Hall’s solo exhibition ‘Lost in Papancha, Ways of Escape’. This body of new work by …


May 21, 2017 – 4:48 pm |

Location: Auditorium Van Abbe Museum
Time: 14:00 – 17:00
Convened by: Vaari Claffey with Sam Keogh
Presenters: Vaari Claffey, Joseph Noonan-Ganley, Sam Keogh, Dr Tina Kinsella, Our Table – Michelle Darmody Lucky, Seamus Nolan, Grace Weir
Accompanied by Sarah …


May 16, 2017 – 10:23 pm |

Paper Visual Art Journal will host an event at the Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, to discuss some elements of the recent work by British filmmaker Adam Curtis, particularly his 2016 essay-film Hypernormalisation. We have invited …