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Kathy Prendergast, b.1958

Smiling Girl and Sombre Boy2007

Smiling Girl and Sombre Boy is a 2007 work by Kathy Prendergast. It is not currently on display in IMMA. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.

Mediumwatercolour on paper
Dimensions11.5 x 15 cm Framed: each 25 x 20.8 x 3.9 cm
Item NumberIMMA.4079
Not on view
Image Caption
Kathy Prendergast, Smiling Girl and Sombre Boy, 2007, watercolour on paper, 11.5 x 15 cm Framed: each 25 x 20.8 x 3.9 cm, Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, 2018

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About the Artist

Kathy Prendergast b.1958

Irish artist Kathy Prendergast studied at the National College of Art and Design and the Royal College of Art, London. Incorporating materials including wool, fabric, human hair and found objects, her drawing and sculptural works consider issues of sexuality, identity, mapping and power. Prendergast has exhibited widely nationally and internationally, including a solo exhibition at IMMA in 2000. Her work is represented in public collections worldwide including Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane; Tate Gallery, London; the Albright-Knox Museum, Buffalo, New York, and the Contemporary Museum, Honolulu.
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