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Aileen MacKeogh, b.1952

Linear Leaves1982

Linear Leaves is a 1982 work by Aileen MacKeogh. It is not currently on display in IMMA. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.

MediumTwigs, perspex and resin
Dimensions44.5 x 33.7 x 32.7 cm
Credit LineIMMA Collection: Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992
Item NumberIMMA.294 GL
Not on view
Image Caption
Aileen MacKeogh, Linear Leaves, 1982, Twigs, perspex and resin, 44.5 x 33.7 x 32.7 cm, Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992

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About the Artist

Aileen MacKeogh 1952–2005

Irish sculptor Aileen MacKeogh studied at the National College of Art and Design and at Southern Illinois University in the US. Her work combined bronze, steel, stone, porcelain and glass and focused on aspects of domesticity and the vulnerability and fragility of human life. MacKeogh was the chairperson of the Irish Exhibition of Living Art from 1983 to 1987 and she lectured in Fine Art / Sculpture at the National College of Art and Design. She went on to be the first director of Arthouse in Temple Bar, before becoming head of Art, Design and Media at Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology.
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