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  1. Conference | Digital Transformations – Exploring the Cultural Impacts of a Digital Society, Co Leitrim

    07.21 / 17:17 visualartists.ie Visualartists.ie - Arts
    14 and 15 October 2017 Memory, authorship, identity, productivity, privacy and consumption are all changing. The digital society is transforming our traditional relationship to these concepts, enhancing some and alienating others. Can artists help us navigate and respond to this new reality? Is society even looking to artists to help make sense of the transformation? Or has the Digital Age moved beyond a need for artists? Are we not all artists now? Are machines and algorithms our artists…
  2. Out of Body | Susan MacWilliam at Irish Film Institute, Dublin

    07.21 / 14:39 visualartists.ie Visualartists.ie - Arts
    Tuesday 25 July 6.30 to 8pm Dear Friend, Presented in partnership with IFI, AEMI + IMMA’s current programme As Above, So Below: Portals, Visions, Spirits and Mystics, we are delighted to collaborate with artist Susan MacWilliam to present ‘Out of Body’, a selection of films followed by a talk that explore the psychic and physical spaces of body and landscape. Join MacWilliam for a rare selection of films chosen to encourage a consideration of the external and the internal, the visible and n…
  3. Group Pop Up Exhibition at Ballycastle, Co. Antrim

    07.21 / 13:21 visualartists.ie Visualartists.ie - Arts
    27 July to 2 September A pop up exhibition featuring a collection of work by Irish artists. The exhibition features a wide range of works from artists and craft makers including jewellery by Robert Spotten, sculptures by Jo Hatty, animal ceramic sculptures by Sharon Regan, knitwear from designer Edel McBride and ceramics by Cula Ceramics – Patricia Millar, Malcom Murchison, Alan McCluney. Further original works by artists Harry McMahon, Barry Williamson, Ashley Coulter, Les Sharpe, R…
  4. Hennessy Art Fund Exhibition at IMMA

    07.21 / 13:21 visualartists.ie Visualartists.ie - Arts
    13 July to 26 November Mark Garry / Mairéad McClean / Ciarán Murphy / Yuri Pattison Hennessy Ireland and IMMA have announced the four artists whose works have been selected to be purchased by the Hennessy Art Fund for IMMA Collection 2017. Works by Mark Garry, Mairéad McClean, Ciarán Murphy and Yuri Pattison have joined the IMMA National Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art for the first time, and are now on exhibition in the Courtyard Galleries at IMMA. In 2016 Hennessy Ireland for…
  5. CRUX: A Dialogue in Metal | Group Exhibition at The Custom House Gallery

    07.21 / 13:21 visualartists.ie Visualartists.ie - Arts
    13 July to 6 August Gunvor Anhøj, Michael Calnan, Moss Gaynor, John Hogan, Jane Murtagh. The essence of these five artists’ work concerns the movement of metal and the story it evokes. CRUX will illustrate the diversity of metal and will showcase its myriad possibilities – from the delicate tracery of Jane Murtagh’s work, to the solid architectural forms of Moss Gaynor, to the subtle lines and sensual curves of Michael Calnan’s, John Hogan and Gunver Anhøj ‘s work. The artists’ ideas and st…
  6. Intro to Print and Book Assemblage with Suzannah O’ Reilly at Limerick Printmakers

    07.21 / 13:21 visualartists.ie Visualartists.ie - Arts
    LP continues its series of combined print courses for beginners and refreshers with a course that gives participants an opportunity to try three different methods. Cyanotypes are made as the result of a particular photographic printing process, notable because it produces eye-catching blue images. Prints can be made using negatives or by placing objects or items directly into the path of light when exposing. These are known as photograms and can produce extremely interesting results.…
  7. Silkscreen Weekend Course with Derek O’ Sullivan at Limerick Printmakers

    07.21 / 13:21 visualartists.ie Visualartists.ie - Arts
    Silkscreen printmaking is one of the most recognizable & popular forms of printmaking and lends itself really well to high volume production and both high contrast and layered multiple colour images. The process involves transferring an image to a mesh screen. The image blocks out the negative space so that when ink is firmly pressed through the screen using a squeegee, the desired areas are printed onto the paper/fabric. LP’s two-day intensive course will guide you through the entire p…
  8. Open Call | ilDÁNA Documentary Film Commissions

    07.21 / 10:37 visualartists.ie Visualartists.ie - Arts
    Deadline for applications: 20 October TG4 and the Arts Council/an Chomhairle Ealaíon, in association with Galway Film Centre, are delighted to announce a new round of ‘ilDÁNA’. This is an exciting new opportunity for documentary film-makers to make a once-off, landmark and cinematic long-form documentary on the arts in Irish. Two projects will be selected with funding of €80,000 each for creative documentaries which will have both a theatrical window as well as a primetime TG4 broadcast. Fi…
  9. Grounding | Ormston House Cultural Resource Centre, Limerick

    07.21 / 10:37 visualartists.ie Visualartists.ie - Arts
    Emma Fisher, Nora O Murchu, Sophie Demay, Alma Tischler Wood, Dr. John Wood, Caelan Bristow, Faye Spencer, John Macormac, Sinead Conlon, Simon Thompson, Bernardine Carroll, Jan Uprichard, Paul Bailey OPEN STUDIO: Saturday 29 July, Ormston House Cultural Resource Centre, 1pm – 3pm WORKSPACE SOCIAL: Thursday 27 July, Ormston House Cultural Resource Centre, 1pm Grounding is an alternative art school, bringing artists and designers together for a week of getting back to their roots and sharing …