Talks and Events
Revisiting Critique, Revising Fetish
Dr Sinead Hogan | IADT ARC + IMMA
Thurs 22 Jan 2015, 6pm - 7pm, Lecture Room
Dr Sinead Hogan (Lecturer, IADT) addresses how critique is intimately related to decision making and quality of judgement. This lecture will focus on how critique can be approached through the fetishised object and is in conjunction with the exhibition Primal Architecture. Book here
Collecting for the Public | Roundtable Discussion | Lecture Room
Wed 28 Jan 2015, 6.30 –7.30pm
This discussion, chaired by Catriona Crowe (Senior Archivist, Special Projects National Archives of Ireland), addresses the factors that determine the key objects we choose to collect for our national collections, Panelists include: Christina Kennedy (IMMA), Nigel Monaghan (National History Museum), Peter Murray (Crawford Gallery, Cork), Anne Hodge (National Gallery, Dublin) and Nessa O'Connor (National Museum of Ireland). Book here
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What Is ... ? | Talk Series
Saturday 17 January 2015, 12noon –1.00pm, Project Spaces
Amanda Coogan (artist) presents What is Performance Art? and considers the role of the archive in relations to Irish performance art during the 70s and 80s. This talk is programmed in conjunction with the presentation Mobile Encounters: Documenting the Early Years of Performance Art in Ireland in the IMMA Project Spaces.
To find out more about IMMA's What Is...? Programme, which aims to provide an introduction to some of the key concepts and themes in modern and contemporary art, please click here.
Visit Current Exhibitions - all free
**Christmas Opening Hours**
Primal Architecture Mike Kelley, Jeremy Deller, Conrad Shawcross, Kevin Atherton, Linder, Jesse Jones and Bedwyr Williams
IMMA Collection: Conversations
TROVE: Dorothy Cross selects from the National Collections. Sponsored by BNP Paribas.
Teresa Hubbard / Alexander Birchler: Sound Speed Marker.
Mobile Encounters: Documenting the Early Years of Performance Art in Ireland
Bundesarchiv, B 145 Bild-FO48646-0030. Photo: Wegmann, Ludwig I 19. June 1976 Duncan Campbell, Arbeit (video still), 2011 Courtesy of the artist and Rodeo, Istanbul/London
IMMA Limited Editions
IMMA creates a selection of strictly limited editions to coincide with many of the major exhibitions at IMMA. A great opportunity to own contemporary art at an affordable price tag, edition artists include Patrick Scott, Louis le Brocquy, Dorothy Cross, Linder, Gerard Byrne, Isobel Nolan and Isaac Julien. Browse the Collection.