The Douglas Hyde is delighted to present a commissioned solo exhibition by artist Jennifer Mehigan titled Nightbloom Chokehold. This exhibition is part of the ongoing series of solo exhibitions under the title The Artist’s Eye which asks those exhibiting in Gallery 1 to invite an artist of influence to present work in Gallery 2. Acknowledging the […]
Aleana Egan, Fergus Feehily, Jaki Irvine, Sam Keogh, Paul Mosse
While dukkha is a Buddhist term usually translated as ‘suffering’, it can also refer to the pain of being born, growing old, sickness and dying, as well as to the anxiety or stress of trying to hold on to things that are transient or impermanent. For a Buddhist, the understanding of dukkha allows one to negotiate a harmonious path through life’s obstacles and disappointments.
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