Shifting Ground: Selected Works of Irish Art 1950 - 2000
Shifting Ground examines aspects of Irish art of the last 50 years through the eyes of five critics and commentators on the visual arts, who have had a variety of involvements in the Irish art context in each of the past five decades.
26 Oct 2000 18 Feb 2001
Shamiana: Mughal Textiles
This exhibition organised by the Museum's Education and Community Department, comprises some 20 textile panels inspired largely by the magnificent collection of Mughal paintings held by the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.
Selected works from the McClelland Collection
The 60 works in this exhibition form part of a collection of over 400 artworks generously given on long-term loan to the Museum by George and Maura McClelland, former gallery owners and promoters of Irish artists such as Colin Middleton, Tony O'Malley and Dan O'Neil.
21 Jul 2000 27 Aug 2000
Echoes, a new exhibition from the Museum's Madden-Arnholtz Collection of Old Master prints, offers an opportunity to reflect on perennial human and artistic concerns and explores many of the themes also seen in the Joule Archive works.
05 Jul 2000 19 Oct 2000
Leon Golub: Paintings 1950 - 2000
Curated by writer, critic and lecturer Jon Bird, this exhibition spans 50 years of the artist's work and is the largest presentation of Golub's work in Europe to date.
16 Jun 2000 01 Oct 2000
Loans and Donations from Maire and Maurice Foley
To celebrate a five-year loan of approximately 50 artworks from the collection of Maire and Maurice Foley, the Museum is showing a representative selection of some 30 of these works throughout the summer.