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In Conversation | Isabel Nolan & Sally O Reilly

August 23, 2014 – 8:16 pm |

IMMA Talks, Lectures & Events
In Conversation | Isabel Nolan + Sally O Reilly
Wednesday 27 August 6.00pm, Lecture Room IMMA
Isabel Nolan discusses her artistic approach for the current exhibition …

Foaming at the Mouth 3

August 9, 2014 – 7:03 pm |

An evening of spoken word and visual art, speakers include current and past Art in the Contemporary World students Michelle Hall, Blaine O’Donnell,Ruth Clinton & Niamh Moriarty, Lily Cahill & Rob Murphy and Suzanne Walsh. …


July 31, 2014 – 10:23 pm |

Upcoming event at Gorey School of Art, participants include Art in the Contemporary World coordinator Dr. Francis Halsall

The Sky’s Dark Labyrinth

June 6, 2014 – 11:03 am |

Lecture | Stuart Clark
Saturday 7 June, 1.00pm, Lecture Room
Award winning author and astronomer, Dr Stuart Clark tells the story of how single observations by astronomers have transformed our view of the universe and our place …


May 22, 2014 – 1:05 pm |

Kerlin Gallery is pleased to present Karen, an exhibition of new film, sculptural, photographic and print works by Mark Garry.
As a dialogue between the personal, the historical and the political, Karen marks a subtle, yet …

Eva Rothschild in Coversation

May 22, 2014 – 12:55 pm |

Eva Rothschild and Michael Dempsey in conversation on Friday 23rd May at 1pm in The Hugh Lane. Admission free.

The Crisis of the Object Of Criticism

May 18, 2014 – 11:14 am |

ACW & IMMA Research Residency & Public Lectures:
Nuit Banai on ¨The Crisis of the Object Of Criticism.”
21st and 28th May | 6pm
National College of Art and Design
100 Thomas street
Dublin 8
MA Art in the Contemporary World …

True Detection Symposium in association with Darklight Film Festival

April 29, 2014 – 10:57 am |

29 April – 6-10pm
The Generator Bar, Smithfield Sq., Dublin

Aligning criminal detection and nihilistic terror, Nic Pizzolatto’s TV series True Detective saves the significance of detection from forensic positivism and restores its essential negativity (de-tect) to …


April 9, 2014 – 8:43 am |

Artists and curators Talk
Wednesday April 9th 6pm
A discussion led by Levi Hanes with artists Clodagh Emoe, Felicity Clear and Ella de Burca. The discussion will explore ideas in the artist’s work, the themes in …

Object Orientated Ontology: Timely Thoughts

March 18, 2014 – 7:33 pm |

7.15 p.m. Harry Clarke 203
NCAD Thomas street
Dublin 8
This Wednesday Peter Gratton, author of the forthcoming “Speculative Realism: Problems and Prospects”, will be giving at talk at NCAD entitled “Object Orientated Ontology: Timely Thoughts.”
Please contact …

For the Birds

March 17, 2014 – 9:35 pm |

A newly commissioned ephemeral event by James Ó hAodha (IE), featuring a Macaw, a Cockatoo, and an African Grey Parrot.

22nd March 11am – 3pm at the Lab
As part of the exhibition, Tonight, you can call …

In Conversation | Haroon Mirza and Rachael Thomas

March 4, 2014 – 2:18 pm |

Saturday 8 March | 2.30pm – 3.30pm
Lecture Room | IMMA
Haroon Mirza (artist) and curator of the exhibition Rachael Thomas (Senior Curator: Head of Exhibitions, IMMA) will discuss the development of the project at the …

Unit 1

February 28, 2014 – 9:52 am |

Unit 1
Broadstone Studios 22 Harcourt Terrace Dublin 2
Saturday 1st March from 7pm
A series of live, sound-based, multi-media works by Alex Conway, Mick O’Shea & James McCann.
Unit 1 is an artist-led platform that supports artists interested …

Contemporary Craft: Curating, Collecting, Critical Writing | Saturday 1st March 2014

February 26, 2014 – 9:22 pm |

See link for details!
contemporary craft conference programme March1st[1]

Temple Bar Gallery & Studios Programme Launch

February 24, 2014 – 10:45 pm |

This Wednesday TBG&S will host the launch of its new artistic programme for 2014/15

Programme Launch 2014/15
Wednesday 26 February
5 -7pm, top floor atrium
Temple Bar Gallery & Studios
5-9 Temple Bar Dublin 2
Pizza, Beer, Tunes


February 21, 2014 – 3:30 pm |

Cowtown is back for the second year. One day in Stoneybatter, organised by the Joinery. Art, books, music, banter. In the batter. Come for the opening at the Joinery at 1.30pm and stay in Stoneybatter …

Francis Halsall’s Second Lecture: Systems Aesthetics

February 13, 2014 – 7:26 pm |

Critical Studies Lecture 2
Systems Aesthetics

Systems Aesthetics

February 10, 2014 – 2:47 pm |

Francis Halsall, co-director of MA Art in the Contemporary World will give his second lecture at the Cranbrook Art Museum, Michigan, USA.
Tuesday | February 11 | 6pm
Francis Halsall
Spring 2013 Critical Studies Fellow
Systems Aesthetics
Sponsored by the …

Anticipating Performance: A Curatorial Question

February 3, 2014 – 6:42 pm |

Friday | February 7th 2014
Registration from 9.30 | R.H.A. Dublin
Booking is essential, places are limited:
Tickets are €10, including lunch and refreshments catered by Jennie Moran.
Anticipating Performance: A Curatorial Question is a one-day symposium on curating …

An Active Encounter

February 2, 2014 – 4:47 pm |

Tamas St Turba, Ruth Clinton, Niamh Moriarty, Colm Clarke, Michael O’Halloran – curated by
Ciara Hickey. 06 February – 01 March 2014
An Active Encounter is a project being undertaken by both current and past ACW students …