Gerard Byrne: Through The Eyes
Artist Gerard Byrne works primarily in film and photography, which he presents as ambitious large-scale installations, to question how images are constructed, transmitted and mediated.
20 Jul 2011 09 Oct 2011
Out of the Dark Room: The David Kronn Collection
This exhibition is drawn form a collection of more than 450 photographs brought together by the American collector David Kronn. The collection ranges in content from 19th century Daguerreotypes to the modern photography of Edward Weston and August Sander and works from award-winning contemporary photographers, such as Trine Sondergaard and Simon Norfolk. It is particularly strong in its representation of Irving Penn, Kenneth Josephson and Harry Callahan.
15 Jun 2011 18 Sep 2011
Organised to mark Barrie Cooke’s 80th birthday, this exhibition includes some 70 paintings and sculptural works from the early 1960s to the present. It also draws from the Museum’s own significant holding of his works.
Gerald Barry - The Intelligence Park
Gerald Barry’s opera, The Intelligence Park, widely regarded as one of the most innovative and compelling operas of recent times, will be presented in a concert performance at IMMA on Wednesday 18 May 2011.
07 May 2011 08 May 2011
Orla Barry: The Scavenger's Daughters
The Scavenger’s Daughters is a performance work by leading Irish artist Orla Barry. The work is an ambiguous portrait of two sisters and, like much of Barry’s work, is rooted in the tensions between visual and literary representation.
07 May 2011 27 May 2011
IMMA 20th Anniversary Performance Season
To celebrate its 20th anniversary in May 2011, the Irish Museum of Modern Art is staging a special season of performances, with the assistance of additional funding made available by the Department of Arts, Heritage and Gaeltacht Affairs.