22nd August 12-4pm Art Clinic: 1 on 1 consultations on your artworks. For those of you familiar with the Antiques Road Show – we’re hosting an exciting one-off event with a focus on visual art. This event will give you the opportunity to bring your artworks in for assessment. A range of experts will be on hand to tell you about that family heirloom you have been wondering about. This event is a free drop-in service, no booking required and consultations will take place on a first come first serve basis.
3rd September 11am Talk: with Jessica O’Donnell, Collections Curator, Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane Gallery, will reflect on the importance of female artists, focusing on works by Mainie Jellett, Mary Swanzy and Grace Henry.
12th September 12 to 3pm Live Artwork Conservation. Pearl O’Sullivan, painting conservator and restorer will be conserving an artwork from the County Collection. Drop in to our Project Room, no booking required.
17th September 11am Talk: with Visual Artist Julie Merriman will be speaking about her artwork Dispersal 1, part of the final series of drawings made during the Carlisle Pier Residency 2006-2010
23 September 6.30-8pm Panel Discussion: Collecting and Keeping Artworks, for this evening event we have invited a panel of experts to offer their perspectives on collecting artworks, with time for questions and answers at the end.
Booking: All talks and events are free but to book our panel discussion and gallery talks go to CLICK HERE and search for Uncovering a Collection.
All other events are drop in.
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T: (01) 236 2759
Municiple Gallery, Lexicon, Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin