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. […]
Michael Canning, Fergus Feehily, David Godbold, Patrick Hall, Elizabeth Magill, Eoin Mc Hugh, Stephen McKenna, William McKeown, Paul McKinley, Nick Miller, Ciaran Murphy, Gavin O'Curry, Mairead O'hEocha, Kathy Prendergast, Marc Reilly, Tony Swain
This exhibition – the first such show to take place at The Douglas Hyde since 1990 – is an informal gathering of Irish paintings that have been inspired, in various ways, by landscape. Intended to have an air of lightness and ease, it is also a reflection of darker, more ambiguous, moods and currents in the world.
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