As part of our Response Series Musician Alon Benjamini has created the musical piece Golden Retriever: A musical response to Uri Aran’s exhibition Take This Dog for Example. In this new composition, certain parts are directly influenced by specific pieces within the exhibition, while others are inspired by the emotions and visions evoked by the exhibition as a […]
Alice Rekab and Henrique J Paris
FAMILY LINES: Billboard Series
As part of the FAMILY LINES PROJECT, The Douglas Hyde is delighted to present two new billboards at sites in Dublin City by artists Alice Rekab and Henrique J. Paris. The billboards are presented in collaboration with Cypher Billboard, London.
A new artwork by London-based artist Henrique J. Paris will be presented on a billboard at Gardiner Place. A new artwork by Alice Rekab will be presented on a billboard in Fairview Strand. Both works are available to view from 22 September until 8 October. In association with Henrique J. Paris’ billboard, a commissioned text by writer André Cunha is available to read in the section below.
The Douglas Hyde is delighted to present a walk through of the exhibition The Rise and The Fall where artist Liz Magor and our Director, Dr Georgina Jackson, will discuss some of the themes, subject matter, histories and ideas of the work on show. The event is free and everybody is welcomed, but booking is […]
Participants in this interactive Animation Lab will use their imaginations to discuss and visually explore the nature of memory. The lab will consider questions like: What is memory? How does memory change over time? What about memory is special? Participants will create their own creative responses to these ideas through animation. The Animation Lab is […]
In this lab, participants will experience sound in its different forms and reflect on the emotional responses that sound provokes. Daranijoh Sunni (E the Artist) will create and isolate different sounds and vibrations for participants to experience – and then ask them to think about and discuss the feelings, emotions, and responses they have to […]
Dr Georgina Jackson, Director of The Douglas Hyde, will lead a tour of the current exhibition by Uri Aran, Take This Dog for Example. Comprising a series of sculptures, video and photographic works, this is Aran’s first institutional exhibition in Ireland. Through his work, Aran explores the basics of language, behaviour, perception, and the rules […]
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