Selected Articles from the March/April 2015 Issue of the Visual Artists News Sheet


Cover Image. Amanda Ralph, Paper Boats, River Brosna, Clara 2000. Public Art Commission for Offaly Co. Council. Re-installed at Lough Boora in 2014.

After 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 latest issue residency report, Clea van der Grijn discusses a recent residency in Mexico where she explored Irish and Mexican attitudes to death, mourning and identity. Anne Bradley interviews Jennie Guy in Over Lapping with Young Minds discussing the Mobile Art School and other projects exploring the role of contemporary artists and curators in schools. Treasa O’Brien explores Irish attitudes to protest and civil disobedience in Roads of Least Resistance. And finally, Dorothy Hunter describes her experience of there VAI and  Digital Art Studio award.

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