Garden Folly at the Big House Festival
IMMA is delighted to present Rhona Byrne’s participatory installation ‘Garden Folly’ as part of Big House Festival. ‘Garden Folly’, a participatory visual art installation invites visitors to construct and re-construct their own spatial environments...
08 Mar 2013 13 Mar 2013
474: mise-en-scène, The Drawing Project, DunLaoghaire
As a component of their seminar studies module at IADT, graduating students of the BA (Hons.) in Visual Arts Practice co-curated this exhibition of works from the IMMA Collection in response to the theme ‘mise-en-scène’.
29 Nov 2012 31 Aug 2013
Shane Cullen’s Fragmens sur les Institutions Républicianes IV consists of ninety six large tablet-like panels onto which the artist has transcribed meticulously in paint the contents of the numerous Comms; the written communication smuggled in and out of the H-Block prisons in the 1980’s. The entire project took some four years to complete. For the first Belfast showing at The Old Museum Arts Centre, there was a performance dimension to the work. Cullen himself was present in the gallery space, painting several panels over four weeks.
474: the aesthetics of restriction, The Drawing Project, Dun Laoghaire
The Drawing Project presents the exhibition 474 curated by IADT graduating students in collaboration with the National Programme. The exhibition focuses on engaging with works that may be considered, in one way or another, as having been generated according to the logic of a set of definite restrictions.