Daily Archives: November 11, 2015


Selected Articles from the September/October 2015 Issue of the Visual Artists’ News Sheet

Cover redoAfter each issue of the Visual Artists’ News Sheet is distributed to members, we make a selection of the published articles available on our website. In the September/October issue, Mary Catherine Nolan profiles Conor Walton and the development of his art career, while James Merrigan reflects on 10 years of The Lab in his article ‘Experimental Decade’. VAN Articles

The Critique supplement includes: Carissa Farrell on Anna MacLeod’s ‘Water Conversations – A Survey of Works, 2007 – 2015 at The Dock, Carrick-on-Shannon; Kathryn Nelson on Jan McCullough’s ‘Home Instruction Manual’ at Belfast Exposed; John Graham on ‘El Lissitzky: The Artist and the State’ (with Rossella Biscotti, Maud Gonne, Núria Guell, Alice Milligan, Sarah Pierce and Hito Steyerl) at IMMA, Dublin; Anne Mullee on Ruth E. Lyons’s ‘The Sea, The Sea’ at the Mermaid Art Centre, Bray; and Gemma Carroll on Laura Gannon’s ‘Silver House’ at West Cork Arts Centre. VAN Critique

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VAN September/October 2015

Cover redo5. Column. Kim Macaleese. Forward.
6. Column. Fifi Smith. The MExIndex.
8. VAI News. VAI projects, campaigns and events.
8. News. The latest developments in the visual arts sector.
10. Regional Focus. Wexford’s visual art resources and activity outlined by Wexford Arts Centre, Cow House Studios, Gerda Teljeur, Aileen Lambert, Rosie O’Gorman and Michael Fortune.
13. VAI Valerie Earley Residency. Freedom of Thought & Space. Aoife Flynn details her time on the VAI Valerie Earley Residency at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre.
14. Career Development. A Balanced Life. Mary Catherine Nolan profiles Conor Walton and the development of his art career.
15. Profile. Self Directed Peers. Sue Reid profiles The Place Art Collective.
15. Profile. Rewarding & Showcasing. Dara O’Leary introduces the RDS Annual Student Art Awards.
16. Career Development. Don’t Rock the Boat! Peter Morgan reflects on multiple pasts and futures.
17. Profile. Against The Binary. Colin Martin profiles the Royal Hibernian Academy School.
18. Profile. Promoting Partnerships. Tania Carlisle introduces Arts & Business NI.
19. Critique. ‘El Lissitzky: The Artist and the State’ IMMA; Laura Gannon, WCAC; Anna McLeod, The Dock; Ruth E. Lyons, Mermaid; Jan McCullough, Belfast Exposed.
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