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Events Calendar > March 2017

View Artists' Residency Programme events only for March 2017
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Artists' Residency Programme

04 Jul - 31 Mar 2017 The Venice Biennale Production Residency
The Venice Biennale Production Residency Working with curator Tessa Giblin as commissioner, artist Jesse Jones has taken up a studio residency at IMMA. ...

09 Mar 2017 OPEN CALL | IMMA Residency: Freud Project
IMMA invites interested candidates to propose contexts and research in their own practice which would explore, contest, expand, complement or radicalise the resonance and impact of the work on show in the Freud Centre and open new avenues and possibilities with selected practices. ...

09 Mar 2017 Coming Soon
Forthcoming Opportunities to apply for an IMMA Residency. ...

Talks, Lectures and Events

01 Feb - 12 May 2017 Curators Lunchtime Talk Series : Drop In
Join IMMAs in house curators for an insightful walkthrough of current exhibitions in the galleries ...

02 Mar 2017 IADT ARC / IMMA SESSIONS: Sinead Hogan: Heidegger - Technology and art, Das Unheimliche
Dr Sinead Hogan, IADT ARC will consider Heideggers analysis of technology and art, addressing the role of the aesthetics of unheimlichkeit in the movement from philosophy to thinking, as implied by Heideggers text, The Origin of the Work of Art. The next session in this series takes the form of a seminar on the subject of Exhibition Histories. ...

23 Mar 2017 IADT ARC / IMMA Sessions: Seminar - Exhibition Histories
Organised in collaboration with IADTs ARC MA programme, this seminar focuses on past exhibitions of contemporary art that have changed the way art is seen, made and understood.Chaired by Dr Maeve Connolly, CoDirector of the ARC Programme at IADT, speakers include Dr Lucy Steeds, Senior Research Fellow at Afterall, London (and commissioning editor of Afteralls Exhibition Histories book series), Kate Strain, Artistic Director, Grazer Kunstverein, Peter Maybury, artist, designer, musician, exhibition curator, and researchers from IADTs ARC programme. ...

30 Mar 2017 Critical Reflections: Nancy Scheper-Hughes & Duncan Campbell
Nancy Scheper-Hughes book Saints, Scholars, and Schizophrenics (1979/ 2001) is regarded as one of the most important seminal anthropological studies of an Irish community and mental illness in rural Ireland. 40 years on IMMA invites ground-breaking author and activist anthropologist Nancy Scheper-Hughes, artist Duncan Campbell and Professor Luke Gibbons to reflect on Scheper-Hughes experiences of tracing the social disintegration of a remote village in Ireland and her later attempts to reconcile an honest ethnography with the community. ...

Collection

20 Oct - 21 Oct 2017 IMMA Collection: Freud Project, 2016 – 2021
The IMMA Collection has secured a significant five-year loan of 50 works by one of the greatest realist painters of the 20th century, Lucian Freud (1922-2011). The works, on loan from private collections, will be presented in a series of exhibitions in a dedicated Freud Centre in IMMA’s Garden Galleries for five years, 2016 - 2021. All 50 works will be shown during the first year. ...

Exhibitions

28 Apr - 07 May 2017 IMMA Collection: A Decade
IMMA, as the national cultural institution for collecting modern and contemporary art, aims to acquire examples of the most significant Irish art of the day as well as key works by international artists many of whom have been part of the museum’s temporary exhibition and residency programmes. ...

15 Jul - 07 May 2017 The Hennessy Art Fund for IMMA Collection
The Hennessy Art Fund for IMMA Collection supports the acquisition of works by artists not yet represented by the IMMA Collection of Contemporary and Modern Art. The Hennessy Art Fund exhibition showcases the four Irish based artists whose work will now join IMMA’s Collection, funded by Hennessy Ireland. The chosen artists for 2016, the first year of the fund, are Kevin Atherton, David Beattie, Rhona Byrne and Dennis McNulty. ...

21 Oct - 21 Oct 2017 IMMA Collection Freud Project, 2016 – 2021
IMMA has secured a significant five-year loan of 50 works by one of the greatest realist painters of the 20th century, Lucian Freud (1922-2011). The works, on loan from private collections, will be presented in a series of exhibitions in a dedicated Freud Centre in IMMA’s Garden Galleries for five years, 2016 - 2021. All 50 works will be shown during the first year. ...

25 Nov - 07 May 2017 Duncan Campbell, The Welfare of Tomás Ó Hallissy
Following his first major exhibition in Dublin at IMMA in 2014, Irish-born artist Duncan Campbell presents, The Welfare of Tomás Ó Hallissy (2016), his first new work since winning the Turner Prize in 2014 and his first film based in the Republic of Ireland. ...

14 Feb - 05 Jun 2017 Jac Leirner, Institutional Ghost
Considered one of Brazil’s most important contemporary artists, this solo exhibition from Jac Leirner comprises of exciting recent and new work made in response to the architecture of IMMA. Leirner works across disciplines including sculpture, painting, installation and works on paper. ...

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