Irish Museum of Modern Art  

(External)

Level A conformance icon, W3C-WAI Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0

(External) High Graphics Version  

Top Navigation 1

1.1. Home
1.2. About IMMA
1.3. Join & Support IMMA
1.4. Contact IMMA

Top Navigation 2

2.1. What's New
2.3. Join the Mailing List

Left Navigation 3

About IMMA
    Press Office
    Heritage Programme
    Events at IMMA/RHK
    Job Opportunities
    Tenders
    Child Protection Policy
    Annual Report
    Customer Charter
    Sustaining Progress
    Freedom of Information Act
    Prompt Payment Quarterly Returns
    National Development Plan
    Privacy Policy
    Terms and Conditions
    Refund Policy
    Testimonials
    Become a Member - Gold Patron

3.1. Exhibitions
3.2. Collection
3.3. Search the IMMA Collection
3.4. Education and Community
3.5. IMMA Residency Programme
3.6. National Programme
3.7. IMMA Online: New Developments
3.8. Events at IMMA/RHK

 

Page Body

About IMMA > Press Office

Studio 8: Programming for young people at the Irish Museum of Modern Art

PRESS RELEASE - 27 January 2011

The new season of the Irish Museum of Modern Art’s young people’s programme, Studio 8, begins on Saturday 5 February, providing 15-18 year olds with various ways to connect with all that is happening at the Museum. For the first session, IMMA Mediators Brigid McClean and Seamus McCormack will lead a gallery discussion and workshop based on portraiture in the modern age as featured in The Moderns exhibition. Artists will include Francis Bacon, Lucian Freud, Louis le Brocquy and Edward McGuire, all of whom create portraits that look well beyond the physical surface.

Studio 8 offers young people the opportunity to meet up and explore the Museum on their own terms and to participate in activities relating to IMMA’s exhibitions. The next Studio 8 sessions take place on Saturday 5 February, Saturday 5 March, Saturday 2 April and Saturday 7 May, from 11.00am – 2.00pm. Booking is requested - please contact Maggie Connolly, email: edcommbooking@imma.ie or tel: 01 612 9919. Alternatively, just show up at 11.00am on the above Saturdays to join the session. The gallery/studio sessions are free with basic materials provided.

Studio 8 activities include tours of exhibitions, talks and discussions, art making in different forms and media, and lots more. Studio 8 is an opportunity for young people with varied interests and all levels of creative experience to get to know IMMA.

For further information and images please contact Patrice Molloy or Vanessa Cowley at Tel: +353 1 612 9900; Email: press@imma.ie

27 January 2011

 

Footer Navigation 4

4.1. Press Office
4.2. Corporate Events
4.3. Customer Charter
4.4. Sitemap
4.5. Print Version

 

Change Text Only Settings

Graphic version of this page