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Cecily Brennan, b.1955


Melancholia is a 2005 work by Cecily Brennan. It has a duration of 10min.36 sec.. It is not currently on display in IMMA. It is currently out on loan. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.

Duration10min.36 sec.
Credit LineIMMA Collection: Purchase, 2006
EditionEdition 1/3
Item NumberIMMA.1947
Out on loan Narrow Gate of the Here-and-now: Queer Embodiment, East Wing, 30/07/2021 - 07/08/2022
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Cecily Brennan, Melancholia, 2005, Video, Duration: 10min.36 sec., Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, Purchase, 2006

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About the Artist

Cecily Brennan b.1955

IIrish artist Cecily Brennan attended the National College of Art and Design, Dublin. She was a founder member of Dublin's Visual Arts Centre in 1979 and served as director of the Project Arts Centre from 1983 to 1986. In her painting, sculpture and film works Brennan has explored the human body and how emotional stress is manifested within. Following a trip to Iceland this interest was extended to consider landscape. Brennan lives in Dublin.
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