Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 13.15 hrs.
In connection with the exhibition Screentime this panel discussion at Green On Red Gallery will feature Prof. Mick Wilson, Nóra Ó Murchú and Conor McGarrigle.
Prof. Mick Wilson was formerly the head of the Academy Valand, Gothenburg, Sweden (September 1, 2012 – December 31, 2018). He is on sabbatical leave from February 1, 2019. Wilson is a 2018/2019 Fellow at BAK, basis voor aktuele kunst, Utrecht. He has edited or contributed to many publications including:
Engaging performative contradiction: introducing the rhetorics of practice and method to artist researchers ( 2018 ) , Beyond Pebbledash ( 2014 ) and Curatorial Moments and Discursive Turns ( 2014 )
Dr. Mick Wilson is also the founding Dean of Gradcam in Dublin, school for advanced research and studies in Fine Art.
Dr. Nóra Ó Murchú Is a curator, designer and researcher basedin Ireland. Her research examines the intersections between the fields of art, design, software studies and politics. Her multidisciplinary practice embraces narratives and fictions and results in objects, exhibitions, and interventions. She aims to help people understand how complex socio-technical systems are imagined, built & used. Nóra has curated exhibitions and events for institutions including Akademie Schloss Solitude, LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, Rua Red, and The Science Gallery.
Nóra has just been announced as the new Artistic Director of Transmediale, Berlin. Commencing the role from the 2021 edition, Ó Murchú will be the festival’s fifth artistic director and the first woman to take this position in its 33-year history.
Conor McGarrigle: A new media artist, researcher and lecturer in Fine Art in the Technical University of Dublin at Grangegormam. He holds a PhD from the Dublin Institute of Technology, a MFA from the National College of Art and Design Dublin, a BSc from University College Dublin and was an Irish Government funded Research Scholar at GradCAM Dublin from 2008-2012. He has exhibited widely including in and Joyce in Art, Museum of Art, Seoul National University ( July-September 2011 ), Dawn or Doom, Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries, Purdue University, Indiana USA ( 2017). Conor was Dublin Dashboard Artist in Residence ( DCC/Maynooth University) ( January-June 2018 ) and is now Artist in Residence in the UCD Art in Science residency. He is a regular contributor at conferences like Computer Art Congress (CAC5), MSH Nord Paris ( October 2016 ).
Conor is an exhibitor in the Screentime exhibition at Green On Red Gallerywhich runs until May 25, 2019. The next exhibition at the gallery is an exhibition of new paintings by Natalia Black, opening on May 30 – July 6, 2019
Green On Red Gallery
Park Lane, Spencer Dock