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RESISTANCE IS FERTILE STEP 1, ‘REFUGE IN FAUXTOPIA’

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 …

HyperNormalisation

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 …

Áine Mc Bride, Habitat HQ

March 20, 2017 – 6:44 pm | Comments Off

ÁINE MC BRIDE, Habitat HQ
Monday, March 13 – Friday, March 24, 2017
This off-site project will take place in the concourse surrounding the Edmund Burke Theatre on the lower floor of the Arts Building, Trinity College. …

Longtable discussion with Prof. Willem Boshoff and Dr. Francis Halsall (Dublin) on the Willem Boshoff Archive

July 6, 2016 – 10:23 pm | Comments Off

Date: 13 July 2016
Time: 14:00 – 16:00
Place: Johannes Stegmann Art Gallery, University of the Free State
Enquiries: Prof Suzanne Human, humane@ufs.ac.za
In a conversation led by Dr. Francis Halsall from the National College of Art & Design, …

Questioning Aesthetics Symposium

May 9, 2016 – 10:29 am | Comments Off

Questioning Aesthetics Symposium, Dublin 12-13 May 2016, Newman House, St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2

Organizers:
Professor Maeve Cooke
School of Philosophy
University College Dublin
Professor Michael Kelly
Transdisciplinary Aesthetics Foundation
Encyclopedia of Aesthetics (Oxford UP)
Philosophy, UNC Charlotte
Dr. Francis Halsall
National College of Art …

What is Phenomenology? Francis Halsall & Declan Long

April 12, 2016 – 7:02 pm | Comments Off

What is Phenomenology?
Francis Halsall & Declan Long
Sat 16 April, 12noon, Lecture Room, IMMA …

James Armstrong Q&A with Danish actor Rolland Møller

February 22, 2016 – 4:38 pm | Comments Off

Date: Monday, 22 February
Location: Lighthouse Cinema
As part of the ADIFF (Audi Irish International Film Festival), James Armstrong will host a Q&A with Danish actor Rolland Møller following the screening of Martin Zandvleit’s Land of Mine …

Visualising the Nation State – Art-Critical Perspectives

December 11, 2015 – 1:09 pm | Comments Off

In association with the project
Uncomfortable Encounters, Disruptive Pedagogies
Critical Explorations at the Intersections of Collaborative Art/Research/Education Practices
A postgraduate seminar hosted by MA Art in the Contemporary World & the MA Socially Engaged Arts (face), National College …

Uncomfortable Encounters, Disruptive Pedagogies

December 10, 2015 – 12:48 am | Comments Off

Critical Explorations at the Intersections of Collaborative Art/Research/Education Practices
Thursday, 10 December, Methodist Church, Abbey Street, Dublin, 10-5pm
Increasing collaborations among artists, academics, activists and other socially engaged ac- tors reflect a heightened interest in the overlapping …

Paul McKinley 
In Conversation with Ingrid Lyons

December 3, 2015 – 2:34 pm | Comments Off

Paul McKinley In Conversation with Ingrid Lyons, Saturday 5th of December at 12.30pm.
Kevin Kavanagh is pleased to announce the release of a new publication commissioned by the gallery on the occasion of Hanuman, an exhibition of recent work by Paul McKinley. 
The launch of the publication …

Art Writing & the Diagram

November 17, 2015 – 10:22 am | Comments Off

A talk by Niamh McDonnell followed by a conversation with Francis Halsall on critical theory toolkits for art writing
Hosted by the MA Programme, Art in the Contemporary World, NCAD, Dublin
Harry Clarke Lecture Theatre
Friday 20th …

On Curating Histories

November 9, 2015 – 9:23 pm | Comments Off

On Curating Histories is a public lecture series hosted by MA Art in the Contemporary World at NCAD. The four-part series presents biographical research into eight selected curatorial forerunners, each of whom made significant contributions …

Art World Systems: Network, Medium, Platform

October 27, 2015 – 1:22 pm | Comments Off

Francis Halsall, Kris Cohen, and Johanna Gosse in Conversation
Friday, November 6th, 5:30 PM
DXARTS Media Lab
Raitt Hall 207
The University of Washington, Seattle
This event is sponsored by the Simpson Center for the Humanities, and hosted by the …

OUT THERE, THATAWAY // PUBLIC SEMINAR

September 15, 2015 – 9:17 am | Comments Off

Out There, Thataway – Public Seminar and new playlist
Public Seminar
Saturday 19th September, 12pm – 2pm *NOTE CHANGE TO EARLIER TIME*
Francis Halsall and Declan Long, Paul Ennis, Ayesha Hameed
Join us on Saturday 19th September …

The Beautifully Absurd

May 16, 2015 – 1:01 pm | Comments Off

Francis Halsall on Newstalk 106-108FM: The ‘History of Art Night School’ looks at Surrealism in art
In the early 1920s a new and bizarre style of art began to appear around the world. Inspired by …

MEL EVANS // LIBERATE TATE

May 5, 2015 – 1:38 pm | Comments Off

Ingrid Lyons: Orange Wrappers

April 27, 2015 – 11:14 pm | Comments Off

The first in a series of collector’s talks at the Douglas Hyde Gallery.
May 7th / 2015 / 5pm
Intelligent collecting begins with the discovery or deepening awareness of core values through their reflection in objects …

Art | History | Politics: contemporary artists in conversation

April 20, 2015 – 9:27 am | Comments Off

Mon 20th April, 14.00-17.00 (Harry Carke Lecture Theatre, NCAD)
This discursive event is led by three artists whose practices often relate the contemporary moment in art and culture to earlier moments and other histories. Each engages …

How should we look at a Cubist painting?

April 10, 2015 – 7:38 pm | Comments Off

Dr Francis Halsall on Newstalk 106-108FM
In the second ‘History of Art Night School‘ Patrick and Dr Francis Halsall look at Cubism, its impact on art, and its role in the modern world.
How did this movement …

Uri Aran in conversation with Declan Long

February 17, 2015 – 9:29 pm | Comments Off

All This is Yours
mixed media
106.7 x 63.5 x 106.7 cm
2010
Harry Clark Lecture Hall // 2pm Thursday 19th February

All works are rehearsals; new beginnings that look like reconsiderations. There’s no newness and nothing lasts. There is …