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Paula Rego: Empathy is a Moral Force

Patricia Brennan, Visitor Engagement Team at IMMA and PG student at TCD, continues to engage with the art of renowned realist painter Dame Paula Rego, in an introduction to Rego’s solo exhibition Obedience a...

by Patricia Brennan / Sun Oct 25th, 2020
Gallery Voices

Paula Rego, a life between Lisbon and London

Patricia Brennan, Visitor Engagement Team at IMMA and PG student at TCD, engages with the art of renowned realist painter Dame Paula Rego, in an introduction to Rego’s solo exhibition Obedience and Defiance ...

by Patricia Brennan / Sun Oct 18th, 2020
Gallery Voices

The artist as flâneuse, a walking cultural commentator

Beth O’Halloran, Visitor Engagement Team at IMMA/lecturer at NCAD, looks at the transgressive role of female artists as cultural ethnographers – in particular the artist as flâneuse. Included are references ...

by Beth O'Halloran / Tue Sep 22nd, 2020
Gallery Voices

Statue Wars

In this article Lisa Moran, Curator of Engagement & Learning Programmes at IMMA, considers the current debates about the role of statues and monuments in terms of the role of the Royal Hospital Kilmainham as...

by Lisa Moran / Mon Jul 13th, 2020
Gallery Voices

The Secret Seven Go Fly at IMMA

Over recent weeks IMMA has been preparing for re-opening, as restrictions have been reduced nationwide, we are delighted that the grounds at IMMA are now once again fully open to the public. In this article,...

by Sandra Murphy / Fri Jul 10th, 2020
Commission

Derek Jarman’s Garden by Susan Thomson

Besides such places as The Stonewall Inn, there are few physical places that are part of LGBTQ I+ cultural history - Derek Jarman's Prospect Cottage is one of them. Writer and filmmaker Susan Thomson takes u...

by Susan Thomson / Sat Jun 27th, 2020
Curator's Voice

Curating at IMMA, through a queer lens by Seán Kissane

Seán Kissane, Curator of Exhibitions at IMMA, looks back at the exhibition on Patrick Hennessy he curated in 2016. Hennessy was one of the first Irish artists to depict his life as a gay man in the face of s...

by Seán Kissane / Thu Jun 25th, 2020
Collection

Celebrating Pride: A queer eye on the collection

On 28 June 1969 police raided The Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in Greenwich village New York, the 200 patrons resisted against the discriminatory police raid and rioted. A year later a committee was formed to co...

by Chris Jones / Tue Jun 23rd, 2020
Members

IMMA Members Trip to Carlow and Kilkenny

In this Magazine Article, Stephen Taylor from our Development Team describes one of the highlights of last years IMMA Members Calendar,  a visit to the studio of artist Eamon Colman.

by Stephen Taylor / Wed Jun 17th, 2020
Collection

IMMA Collection. Gordon Lambert Collection

Businessman and collector Gordon Lambert was a loyal and generous supporter of IMMA since the campaign for its creation began in the 1980s. His private collection of over 300 artworks joined the museum short...

by Ciara Ball / Mon Jun 1st, 2020
Gallery Voices

At Home With Louise

To mark the tenth anniversary of Louise Bourgeois death, Brigid Mc Clean time travels to take another look at Bourgeois’s exhibition, Stitches in Time, shown at IMMA seventeen years ago.

by Brigid McClean / Fri May 29th, 2020
Collection

IMMA Collection. Solitude, isolation and communication

This article explores the themes of solitude, isolation and communication through artworks from the IMMA Collection. In the context of living under lockdown, this selection brings together a range of artwork...

by Claire Walsh / Fri May 29th, 2020
Collection

IMMA Collection. Exploring the rainbow colours through the IMMA Collection

In this Magazine article Ciara Ball from our Visitor Engagement Team explores the rainbow colours through selected artworks from the IMMA Collection.

by Ciara Ball / Mon May 18th, 2020
Gallery Voices

Famous Five Go Wild at IMMA

While the IMMA site is closed we will continue to explore the biodiversity of the IMMA site in this series of articles by Sandra Murphy from our Visitor Engagement Team. This time Sandra looks at the butterf...

by Sandra Murphy / Sun May 17th, 2020
Gallery Voices

Drawing from a lost well

National Drawing Day takes place today Saturday 16 May and although we cannot draw in the galleries this year IMMA is looking to explore our local and more immediate environment. In this article Barry Kehoe ...

by Barry Kehoe / Sat May 16th, 2020
Collection

IMMA Collection. Ulla von Brandenburg Tarot Cards

Ulla von Brandenburg's 79 piece tarot set was created, together with designer Clemens Hanicht, on the occasion of her solo exhibition, 'Whose beginning is not, nor end cannot be', in IMMA in 2008. This week,...

by Chris Jones / Tue May 5th, 2020
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