Opening Hours

Full opening hours


Royal Hospital Kilmainham
Dublin 8, D08 FW31, Ireland
Phone +353 1 6129900

View Map

Find us by

Talks & Events Information

Once you have made a booking, you will receive a notification by email with information about your event. If you have general queries about attending Talks at IMMA please see our Frequently Asked Questions page below.

In the context of the exhibition, Desire: A Revision from the 20th Century to the Digital Age, Irish artist Elaine Hoey introduces her latest project Imaginary State(s), 2019 commissioned by IMMA. Themes of borders, identities, masculinity and repressed desires will be explored within Hoey’s wider research and practice comprising virtual reality, video, interactive gaming and live performance.

This talk launches the first of Hoey’s live interactive performances that takes place in the IMMA galleries on the same day, numbers are limited for the gallery based performance.

About the Artist

Elaine Hoey

Elaine Hoey works mainly creating interactive based installations, appropriating contemporary digital art practices and aesthetics to explore the politics of digital humanity and our evolving relationship with the screen.
View Artist

Additional Resources 


Additional Resources

Artist Talk: Elaine Hoey - Imaginary State(S) Soundcloud


Desire: A Revision is proudly supported by Kildare Village