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23 May 2017 IMMA announces a Sunset Birth of performance, ritual and mysticism for the IMMA Summer Party 2017, sponsored by O’Hara’s Craft Beer.
IMMA are delighted to announce details of ‘Sunset Birth’, the 2017 IMMA Summer Party taking place on Saturday 15 July. Sponsored by O’Hara’s Craft Beer it is curated by the artist Linder and the musician Maxwell Sterling. Responding to the current IMMA exhibition As Above, So Below: Portals, Visions, Spirits & Mystics, the curators have invited musicians and performers whose practice reflects and responds to themes of spirituality and mysticism via music, performance and ritual.

22 May 2017 ROSC 50 – 1967 / 2017 | Fifty years following the start of the Rosc Exhibitions
2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the first Rosc exhibition in Ireland. These pivotal, and often controversial, exhibitions were the first major series of large scale international art exhibitions in Ireland, at a time when Ireland did not have a National Museum of Contemporary Art. Rosc took place approximately every four years between 1967 and 1988, with IMMA being founded in 1991.

16 May 2017 IMMA 1000 fund raises €120,000 in year one & Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs awards match funding to acquisitions fund to create an overall fund of €170,000
IMMA 1000 fund raises €120,000 in year one, announces four new artist residencies and three new purchases, all by female artists, to the National Collection. Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, Heather Humphreys awards match funding to acquisitions fund to create an overall IMMA 1000 fund of €170,000

27 Mar 2017 As Above, So Below: Portals, Visions, Spirits & Mystics
Featuring an exciting selection of modern masterworks and landmark contemporary art works by Hilma af Klint, Wassily Kandinsky, Steve McQueen, Bruce Nauman, Sigmar Polke, Cameron - many being shown for the first time in Ireland - and new commissions created specifically for this exhibition by Linder, Matt Copson, Stephan Doitschinoff, Alan Butler and others.

01 Mar 2017 Creating bright sculptural forms from everyday objects, Brazilian artist Jac Leirner presents her first solo exhibition in Ireland at IMMA
One of Brazil’s most internationally renowned contemporary artists, Jac Leirner presents Institutional Ghost at IMMA. Leirner emerged on the international art scene in a number of high-profile exhibitions in the early 1990s, at the forefront of a generation of artists looking to the art of the 1960s and 1970s as a point of departure. For this, her first solo exhibition in Ireland, Leirner responds to the particular architecture of the courtyard galleries at IMMA.

14 Feb 2017 IMMA announces programme for 2017
IMMA announces a major international group exhibition in 2017 examining the role of spirituality in art 'As Above, So Below: Portals, Visions, Spirits & Mystics' alongside landmark solo exhibitions from Nan Goldin (US), Vivienne Dick (IRL), Jac Leirner (Brazil), Rodney Graham (CA) and William Crozier (UK/IRL.

23 Nov 2016 Turner Prize Winner Duncan Campbell presents his new Irish film at IMMA this November
Following his first major exhibition in Dublin at IMMA in 2014, IMMA is delighted to present a new film work by Irish-born artist Duncan Campbell. Entitled The Welfare of Tomás Ó Hallissy this is the artist’s first film based in the Republic of Ireland and his first new work since winning the Turner Prize in 2014; when he was the first Irish born artist to do so.

21 Nov 2016 The Artist and the State – International Symposium at IMMA
Leading speakers and art practitioners from Ireland and around the world will gather in IMMA this Saturday 26 November as part of an international symposium that seeks to examine the very timely and relevant topic of national identity. This one day will interrogate how artists are helping us to conceive new formations of the state while looking at the legacies of how we have been governed.

16 Nov 2016 Europa, a major exhibition by acclaimed Palestinian artist Emily Jacir opens at IMMA
IMMA is pleased to present the first survey exhibition of Palestinian artist Emily Jacir’s work in Ireland. Europa brings together almost two decades of sculpture, film, drawings, large-scale installations and photography with a focus on Jacir’s work in Europe, in particular Italy and the Mediterranean.

28 Sep 2016 IMMA Collection: Freud Project 2016-2021
IMMA is delighted to present an exhibition of 50 works by one of the greatest realist painters of the 20th-century, Lucian Freud (1922-2011). The IMMA Collection: Freud Project features a selection of 30 of the artist’s finest paintings, and 20 works on paper. The works, on loan to the IMMA Collection from Private Collections, are presented in a dedicated Freud Centre in IMMA’s Garden Galleries for five years, with all 50 works on display over the first 12 months.

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