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ACW Alumni Adrian Duncan’s New Novel, Love Notes from a German Building Site.

March 5, 2019 – 7:07 pm |

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In April The Lilliput Press will be launching ACW alumni Adrian Duncan’s debut novel entitled ‘Love Notes from a German Building Site.’
‘Love Notes from a German Building Site’ follows the story of Paul, an …

Old Invitations A DHG Student Forum response to the DHG archive

February 21, 2019 – 7:09 pm |

A DHG Student Forum response to the DHG archive
Thursday 28 February 2019, 1pm–8pm
Since March 2018, we’ve been celebrating 40 years of The Douglas Hyde Gallery, looking back through the DHG archive on Instagram under the …

The Art in the Contemporary World Podcast

February 15, 2019 – 8:42 pm |

We are pleased to announce the launch of The Art in the Contemporary World Podcast, a show about art ideas and some other stuff too. In Episode one, we discuss artist Liam Gillick, the satisfaction …

Artist Talk: Eszter Szakács

February 15, 2019 – 8:39 pm |

Dates: 20 Feb – 20 Feb
Show Time: 5.30pm – 7pm
Tickets: €0 (Free admission, no booking required)
What the Past Holds for the Future: Socialist Solidarity and the Perspective of a Research Exhibition
A curator’s talk within the …

Floating Structures

February 15, 2019 – 8:36 pm |

Feargal Ward and Adrian Duncan’s film Floating Structures follows a researcher travelling across Europe, exploring an array of buildings and structures that seem other-worldly. Drawing on the ideas and visions of the great …

Research Opportunity – L’Internationale in partnership with NCAD

February 13, 2019 – 4:53 pm |

NCAD is looking to appoint a researcher on a 60 day contract from February to September 2019 to conduct research to support L’Internationale’s current programme by the European museum confederation.
L’Internationale is a confederation of …

Bauhaus Effects

February 6, 2019 – 4:45 pm |

A conference organised by the National College of Art and Design, University College Cork, University College Dublin and the Goethe Institut Dublin – 7-9 February 2019
Bauhaus Effects will assemble an interdisciplinary collection of papers that …

The Ontology of the Artefact

January 29, 2019 – 5:48 pm |

The Ontology of the Artefact is a digital publication compiled by students, Aoife Banks, Nathan Cahill and Kate Friedeberg of NCAD’s Art in the Contemporary World Masters programme, exploring the conditions of the artefact within …

Active Archive – Slow Institution

January 27, 2019 – 1:25 pm |

Active Archive – Slow Institution is a major research project that delves into Project Art Centre’s rich 50+ year history, uncovering the history (or rather histories) of one of Ireland’s oldest public art institutions.
Over …

Young Hearts Run Free Collective turns 10!

December 4, 2018 – 3:32 pm |

Young Hearts – www.youngheartsrunfree.ie turns 10 in December, and to celebrate the milestone there’s a mini-festival from 7th – 9th December at venues around Dublin city.
As ever, all the proceeds go to …

Make Haste, Slowly at the Return Gallery

November 16, 2018 – 5:25 pm |

Photo Credit: Louis Haugh
Make Haste, Slowly
Return Gallery Goethe-Institut Irland, 37 Merrion Square, Dublin 2.
A collectively curated, scripted, performed, and presented exercise in radical pedagogies by the MA Art in the Contemporary World: Jack Cole, Dominique …

Liam Gillick in conversation with the MA Art in the Contemporary World

November 12, 2018 – 1:53 pm |

ACW in conversation under Liam Gillick’s Discussion Island at the Return Gallery. Photo by: Louis Haugh
Goethe Institut Irland
37 Merrion Square
Dublin 2
Wednesday
21st November
6PM

On the occasion of Liam Gillick’s exhibition A Depicted Horse is not …

NCAD GRADUATE EXHIBITION 2018

June 6, 2018 – 8:36 am |

NCAD GRADUATE EXHIBITION 2018
Students graduating from the National College of Art and Design this year will exhibit their work at the College’s annual Graduate Exhibition, which will run from Saturday, 9th June until Sunday, 17th …

Sam Keogh in conversation with ACW

January 24, 2018 – 10:35 am |

Sam Keogh opens an exhibition at the Kerlin Gallery titled Kapton Cadaverine this Friday from 6-8 pm.
Keogh the will appear in conversation with ACW at Kerlin Gallery on Thursday 1 February, 5pm. This event is …

IMMA/NIVAL SEMINAR: ROSC 50 Artist Research Commissions

November 7, 2017 – 4:11 pm |

IMMA/NIVAL SEMINAR: ROSC 50 Artist Research Commissions
Saturday 11 November, 2.00 – 5.00pm, Johnston Suite, IMMA
Showcasing new ROSC50 Artist Research Commissions by Amanda Coogan, Emma Haugh, Christodoulos Makris, Nathan O’Donnell and Suzanne Walsh.
Nathan O’Donnel, an …

DUST IN THE AIR SUSPENDED

June 5, 2015 – 4:08 pm | Comments Off

Dust in the Air Suspended catalogue awarded a cert on The 100 Archive

The exhibition catalogue for Dust in the Air Suspended was recently awarded a cert on 100Archive Past:
http://www.100archive.com/past/project/dust-in-the-air-suspended
Dust in the Air Suspended was an …

Morgan Quaintance

February 8, 2015 – 3:06 pm | Comments Off

We are delighted to welcome our new IMMA/ACW fellow Morgan Quaintance.
Morgan is a London-based writer, musician, broadcaster and curator. Born in South London in 1979, he is a regular contributor to …

State of Play

December 10, 2014 – 4:26 pm | Comments Off
Shirley Lackey - Humiliating Reason

State of Play – Review by Deirdre Kearney
EXHIBITION of Postgraduate Masters- Fine Art – Painting, Sculpture, Fine Print, Digital Media.
National College of Art and Design
5th – 11th December 2014
Emmet House, Thomas Street.

Dorothy Cross in conversation with Declan Long

November 3, 2014 – 10:29 am | Comments Off

Wednesday 5 November, 2014, at 5pm
In association with MA Art in the Contemporary World, NCAD
A public conversation will take place between artist Dorothy Cross and co-director of MA Art in the Contemporary World, Declan Long, …

Where is Art History Today?

October 30, 2014 – 10:58 pm | Comments Off

Friday 21 November, 09:30-17:30, at the Lecture Theatre, National Gallery of Ireland, Clare Street, Dublin.
Where is Art History Today? is a one-day symposium being held in conjunction with the publication for the Royal Irish Academy …