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Major exhibition by Indian artist Sheela Gowda now on show

IMMA is delighted to present a major retrospective exhibition of the work of acclaimed Indian artist Sheela Gowda. Open Eye Policy is an overview of the artist’s work from 1992 to 2012. This exhibition provides Irish audiences the opportunity to discover the work of this extraordinary artist, who this year was nominated for the prestigious Hugo Boss Prize.        

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New public opening times 

Please note from Tuesday 8 April the Irish Museum of Modern Art’s new public opening hours are 11.30am to 5.30pm Tuesday to Friday. IMMA will continue to offer a full range of education programmes for pre-booked groups and schools each morning from 9.30am. There is no change to the Saturday and Sunday opening times.

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Watch video interview with artist Vong Phaophanit

Watch an interview with artist Vong Phaophanit on his installation Line Writing, 1994, a site specific artwork originally commissioned for the IMMA Collection. Now on show until 11 May.

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Visit us over the Easter Holidays!

Visit Exhibitions

Patrick Scott: Image Space Light
Sheela Gowda Open Eye Policy
Haroon Mirza Are jee be?
Light Rhythms
Family Exhibition
Vong Phaophanit Line Writing

And after relax in IMMA's Café and take a stroll in the formal gardens!

PATRICK SCOTT exhibitions at IMMA and VISUAL, Carlow

Patrick Scott, Meditation Painting, 2006, Gold leaf & acrylic on unprimed canvas, 122 x 81 cm, Collection the artist

IMMA and VISUAL, Carlow, are delighted to present a major exhibition of the work of Irish artist Patrick Scott, showing across the two venues as a single exhibition. Patrick Scott: Image Space Light brings together the most comprehensive representation of this remarkable artist’s 75 year long career.

IMMA, 16 February – extended to 22 June
VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art, Carlow, 16 February – 11 May
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Listen to an interview with Patrick Scott from IMMA's Talks Archive Click here to listen

Irish Museum of Modern Art, Royal Hospital, Kilmainham, Dublin 8, Ireland
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