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. […]
The Mime, the Model and the Dupe
The Douglas Hyde is delighted to present the first solo exhibition in Ireland by renowned Canadian artist Valérie Blass. Blass’ sculptures operate in the realm of the double, trafficking in formal and perceptual inversions, misdirections and discontinuities.
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