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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 …

Essays for the House of Memory

February 1, 2014 – 9:59 pm |

Essays for the House of Memory
Curated by Haizea Barcenilla
John Busher | Susan Connolly | Noelle Gallagher | Amanda Jane Graham | Ali Kirby | Anne-Marie McKee | Sinéad O’Connell | Molly O’Dwyer | Nuala O’Sullivan …

Object Oriented Aesthetics and the Re-Materialization of the Art Object

January 20, 2014 – 11:06 pm |

Francis Halsall, co-director of MA Art in the Contemporary World will give a lecture at the Cranbrook Art Museum, Michigan, USA.

Tuesday | January 21 | 6pm
Francis Halsall
Spring 2014 Critical Studies Fellow
Object Oriented Aesthetics and …

Translating in/Justice

January 19, 2014 – 11:34 am |

Declan Long, art critic and co-director of MA Art in the Contemporary World will be speaking at upcoming symposium Translating in/Justice.
Translating in/Justice

Curated by Omar Berrada
Friday 24 & Saturday 25 January 2014
Speakers: Haig Aivazian, Kamal Aljafari, …

What is Psychoanalysis…? | IMMA + NCAD

January 17, 2014 – 1:01 am |

Saturday 18 January 2014 | 12noon | Lecture Room | IMMA
This talk is the fourth of What is _? series 1.The collaboration between IMMA and MA Art in the Contemporary World (NCAD) presents Declan Long …

Art and Philosophy: What Happens Next? D.U.S.T. with MA ACW

December 4, 2013 – 9:32 am |

December 6th (2013) 4pm-6pm
Harry Clarke Theatre, NCAD, Dublin 8
In the past decade the relationship between art and philosophy has undergone significant changes. In particular, the nebulous strand of philosophy known as speculative realism started to …

Martin Creed Live

November 19, 2013 – 1:24 am |

Sat Nov 30 | 8pm
Broadstone Studios
22 Harcourt terrace Dublin 2
Ticket €10

Tickets for the Martin Creed Solo Performance are available from Broadstone Studios:
Please email titling email “Martin Creed Gig”
This is the closing event for current …

PODCAST EVENT at Workman’s Club | Antiroom + IMMA

November 18, 2013 – 10:03 am |

Tuesday 19 November | 7.00pm
The Workman’s Club, 10 Wellington Quay, Dublin 2.
Is Feminism Relevant for Artists Today?
Journalists and broadcasters Anna Carey and Sinead Gleeson of the feminist podcast The Antiroom are joined by …

Fiona Marron and Francis Halsall: In Conversation

November 14, 2013 – 2:17 pm |

Saturday November 16th | 3.30pm
Rua Red, South Dublin Arts Centre, Tallaght, Dublin 24
To mark the closing of Fiona Marron’s exhibition Co-location at Rua Red a public conversation will take place between the artist and Francis …