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A photograph of a wooden frame with strips of different coloured filters, crisscrossed at the centre. The frame is on top of a tree stump in a forest.
A photograph of a black framed slide door and a stone wall with a red brick insert. The roof is slated and there is a tree with purple leaves on the left side.

David Lunney, Áine McBride & Katie Watchorn

From Here To There

From Here to There brings together artists David Lunney, Katie Watchorn and Áine McBride. Over six weeks, they will work onsite at The Douglas Hyde using the gallery as a studio; a space to think, build, experiment, and make new work. The project began on the 20th September with the artists’ arrival into the gallery, and on the 29th October their group exhibition will open. Continuing until 5 February 2022, the exhibition installation will alter over time.

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Current Exhibitions
The Artist’s Eye
Éireann and I

Acknowledging the crucial role artists play in influencing and shaping other artistic practices, ‘The Artist’s Eye’ series asks those exhibiting in Gallery 1 to invite an artist of influence to present work in Gallery 2. In this instalment, Alice Rekab has invited Éireann and I, an archive of Black life for Black migrants in Ireland. […]

Alice Rekab
Family Lines

The Douglas Hyde is delighted to present a commissioned solo exhibition by artist Alice Rekab. In their work Rekab explores embedded personal and cultural narratives; the stories that we tell and the stories that we are told about ourselves. This work emerges from their own mixed-race Irish identity, their family history, experiences of growing up, […]

Upcoming Exhibitions

Arthur Jafa
Love is the Message, The Message is Death

  The Douglas Hyde in partnership with The Form Foundation is delighted to present the Irish premiere of Arthur Jafa’s seminal work Love is the Message, The Message is Death. In Love is the Message, The Message is Death (2016) Jafa presents a poignant, visceral, and emotional reflection on African American life, identity, and history. […]

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