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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 be participating 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.

Rema Hamid
FAMILY LINES Tour

In this tour, community organiser and poet Rema Hamid will explore the work of Alice Rekab within exhibition Family Lines. Booking required. Please complete the booking form from the link in this section.

Rachel Heavey
Student Forum Tour: Family Lines

In this tour, artist and Student Forum Member Rachel Heavey will explore the multiple themes addressed by Alice Rekab in their exhibition Family Lines.  Booking required. Please complete the booking form from the link in this section.

Diana Bamimeke
FAMILY LINES Tour

In this tour, Curator and Writer Diana Bamimeke will explore the work of Alice Rekab within exhibition Family Lines. Booking required. Please complete the booking form from the link in this section.

Dr. Fernando Sánchez-Migallón Cano
Curator's Tour | The Archive in Contemporary Art

In this tour, our Learning and Engagement Curator, Dr. Fernando Sánchez-Migallón Cano will unfold the notion of ‘the archive’ within Alice Rekab’s exhibition Family Lines. The field of contemporary art is increasingly being enriched by the work of artists whose practice is concerned with archival material. Their work have used, critiqued and re-interpreted existing archives […]

Dr. Fernando Sánchez-Migallón Cano
Curator's Tour | Painting in the expanded Field

In this tour, our Learning and Engagement Curator, Dr. Fernando Sánchez-Migallón Cano will unfold the notion of ‘expanded painting’ within Eric N. Mack’s exhibition Scampolo! Considering the seminal 1979 essay by Rosalind Krauss entitled Sculpture in the Expanded Field the term expanded painting looks at artworks and artists that are deeply related to the medium of painting, […]