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Kian Benson Bailes
Queer Possibility

The Douglas Hyde is delighted to announce the upcoming talk by artist Kian Benson Bailes, in which he will explore queer possibility as a gateway to creating new narratives, in the context of his own practice and Bassam Al-Sabah’s exhibition IT’S DANGEROUS TO GO ALONE! TAKE THIS Booking required. Please complete the booking form from […]

Bassam Al-Sabah and Jennifer Mehigan
Artist Talk

The Douglas Hyde is very pleased to announce an In Conversation event where our Director, Georgina Jackson will talk to Bassam Al-Sabah and Jennifer Mehigan about, amongst other things, their collaboration on the IT’S DANGEROUS TO GO ALONE! TAKE THIS  and Nightbloom Chokehold exhibition projects. The talk will take place on Thursday, 9 February at 7pm, […]

Clare McLaughlin
IT’S DANGEROUS TO GO ALONE! TAKE THIS | Non-Visual Exploration

As part of the Seen-Unseen Project, in this non-visual exploration, Artist Clare McLaughlin will explore the work of Bassam Al-Sabah within the exhibition IT’S DANGEROUS TO GO ALONE! TAKE THIS This visit is for and with people who are visually impaired. Booking required. To register for the tour please email clare@seenunseen.ie

Jane Fogarty
IT’S DANGEROUS TO GO ALONE! TAKE THIS | Tour

Jane Fogarty is a visual artist based in Dublin. Jane has many years of experience mediating both modern and contemporary art in museum, gallery, and community settings. Jane will lead the tour group through a VTS (Visual Thinking Strategies) discussion of Bassam Al Sabbah’s current exhibition IT’S DANGEROUS TO GO ALONE! TAKE THIS This tour is […]

Love is the Message, The Message is Death

Join us on Thursday 3 November, 6pm, for a discussion with artists Alice Rekab, Chinedum Muotto, E The Artist (Daranijoh Sanni), researcher and educator Dr John Wilkins, and DHG Director Georgina Jackson, in response to the work. Free to attend. Booking required. Please complete the booking form from the link in this section.

Open House 2022

Open House is an annual three-day festival of architecture, opening up usually inaccessible architectural treasures to the public with a programme of tours and talks. A renowned example of Brutalist architecture, The Douglas Hyde Gallery will participate in Open House 2022 with a morning-long programme of tours. Join us on 15 October 2022 for tours […]

Rema Hamid
Clay Workshop

The Douglas Hyde, in collaboration with students from our TY Work Experience Project, is offering a half day clay workshop for TY students. This workshop will give participants the opportunity to engage in creative thinking through clay.

Jena Wade
Painting Workshop

The Douglas Hyde, in collaboration with students from our TY Work Experience Project, is offering a half-day painting workshop for TY students and home-educated students aged 15 to 18. This workshop will give participants the opportunity to engage in creative thinking through painting.

Lauren Conway
Drawing Workshop

The Douglas Hyde, in collaboration with students from our TY Work Experience Project, is offering a half-day online drawing workshop for TY students aged 15 to 18 from across the country. This workshop will give participants the opportunity to engage in creative thinking through drawing. This online workshop is exclusively for students from outside Dublin.