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 […]
Lois Weinberger’s 2002 solo exhibition in Gallery 1 explored urban ecology and nature’s continuous adaptation to human presence and disturbance of the land. His use of wasteland plants and weeds in his installations draws attention to peripheral and overlooked areas.
Invasion comprises a large number of tree fungi, which appear to grow directly out of the Gallery wall. It is a quietly disturbing and melancholy reflection on passing time and decay.
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