Seminar Series Part II / Bearing Witness – Creative
& Critical Practice on the Frontline Fri 27 April / 2.30pm / Johnston Suite
Exploring the continuum of war and the complexities of civil conflict; part two of this Seminar series draws on the personal and the political, to consider what creative practices can bring to global discourse, in framing war contexts that goes behind the headlines. Considering the political, social and cultural aftermaths of recent global wars, and Europe’s refugee crisis – this discussion considers the power and agency of witness, observation and reportage from the front line.
Talks & Live Performances Yvonne Rainer, Selected Works Sat 12 May & Sun 13 May, Great Hall Tickets: €15 / €12.50 conc
Pioneering dancer, choreographer, filmmaker and writer Yvonne Rainer is one of the most influential artistic figures of the last 50 years. IMMA presents a selection of Rainer's iconic early dance works. A series of talks are programmed to complement each set of live performances, offering audiences the chance to reflect on the various contexts that have informed the work of this revolutionary figure. Sat 12 May - BOOKED OUT Sun 13 May, 15.30pm & 19.30pm - BOOK NOW
IMMA creates a selection of strictly limited editions to coincide with many of our major exhibitions. A great opportunity to own contemporary art at an affordable price tag, edition artists include Patrick Scott, Frank Bowling, Louis le Brocquy, Dorothy Cross, Linder, Gerard Byrne, Isobel Nolan, Isaac Julien and more.