IMMA presents Witness, a project that examines representations of race within the museum
Jessica Lauren Elizabeth Taylor (b. 1984, Florida) is an artist, filmmaker, archivist and community organizer. Her work centres on themes of ritual, visibility and identity mythology, and she is chiefly concerned with ways to dismantle oppressive institutions and the creation of racial equity in art and theatre, particularly for Black People and People of Colour.
29 Aug 2018
New Board Members appointed to IMMA
We are delighted to welcome two new Board members to IMMA; Mr John Cunningham and Ms Margot Lyons. Appointed by the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan, T.D. they join the board for a five year term ending in July 2023. The appointments follow a public call for applications on www.Stateboards.ie and an assessment process.
Hennessy Reveals Four Artists Selected for Art Fund for IMMA Collection 2018
Thursday May 10th 2018, Hennessy and IMMA (Irish Museum of Modern Art) revealed the names of the four contemporary artists whose works have been purchased by the Hennessy Art Fund for IMMA Collection 2018. Barbara Knezevic, Susan MacWilliam, Mary McIntyre and Helen O’Leary were joined by Elaine Cullen of Hennessy Ireland, IMMA’s Christina Kennedy, Senior Curator, Head of Collections and invited curator Hugh Mulholland, Senior Curator at The MAC, Belfast, as the works went on display. The Hennessy Art Fund for IMMA Collection exhibition is free to view and runs from May 10th to September 16th.
01 May 2018
Rare, live performances of Yvonne Rainer, pioneering dancer, choreographer, filmmaker and writer, at IMMA this May
IMMA is delighted to present the work of world-class dancer, choreographer, filmmaker, and writer Yvonne Rainer—one of the most influential artistic figures of the last 50 years – later this month. Rainer's work has been foundational across multiple disciplines and movements including dance, cinema, feminism, minimalism, conceptual art, and postmodernism. IMMA will present a selection of Rainer's iconic early dance and film works and will bring the legendary artist to Dublin for a historic conversation about her career.