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Workshop

The Quickening
Creative Labs

As a part of Deirdre O’Mahony’s ground-breaking exhibition, The Quickening, The Douglas Hyde is thrilled to introduce a series of dynamic Creative Labs. The Creative Labs aim to ignite collective imagination and action in response to the pressing challenges of food production, farming, and the climate crisis. Each Lab will be designed to investigate innovation […]

The Quickening
Eat Food Policy Workshop

As part of Deirdre O’Mahony’s The Quickening exhibition engagement programme, The Douglas Hyde is delighted to present the Eat Food Policy Workshop, a generative event responding to the urgent need for a multidisciplinary approach to food production, farming, and the climate crisis. Guest scientists, farmers, food producers and policymakers from the community are invited to propose topics for discussion […]

Sophie Béhal
Animation Lab

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.  Explore animation and Memory […]

Daranijoh Sanni
Sonic Lab

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 […]

Interactive Performance
with Rian Treanor

As part of our Response Series The Douglas Hyde is delighted to present an Artist’s Response where musician Rian Treanor will respond to Josh Tonsfeldt’s work and his current exhibition in Gallery 2 by facilitating a participatory music performance. Using software created by Rian Treanor you will have the opportunity to collaborate with other participants to work […]

Workshop
Radical Institute (Dr Eve Olney and Dr Krini Kafiris) in collaboration with Rachel Botha

Are you an Artist? Do you work in the arts or cultural sector? Are you experiencing, or have you experienced, burnout?   This workshop is an invitation to collectively share experiences of burnout from working in the arts and cultural sector and gain some tools. Facilitated by the Radical Institute, self-reflective and mindful awareness exercises will […]

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.