This Week

Five weeks left to enter the Hennessy Portrait Prize 2015

Entries for the Hennessy Portrait Prize 2015 are now being accepted- the deadline for submissions is 31 July. Find out more about the competition and how to enter.

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Flavours of Art

Join us this Thursday, 2 July for an evening of art, food, and music, all with an American twist! Tickets €30.

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Statement from the Board of Governors & Guardians

The Board of the National Gallery of Ireland has issued a statement in response to the proposed sale by the Alfred Beit Foundation (the Foundation) of part of the Russborough collection.

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'Meeting on the Turret Stairs'

Burton's watercolour is back on limited display: Mondays (excluding Bank Holidays) & Wednesdays, 11.30am-12.30pm. Free tickets on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Sean Scully at the National Gallery of Ireland

New exhibition now open in the Millennium Wing. Admission free.

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New portrait of Dónal Lunny unveiled

The portrait by artist Nick Miller was specially commissioned by the Gallery as part of the inaugural Hennessy Portrait Prize. On display in Room 10, Beit Wing.

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Podcasts of Gallery talks

A number of recent Gallery talks, including 'Lines of Vision' conversations with writers, and lectures on J.M.W. Turner, are now available to listen to on SoundCloud.

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Masterpieces App

The National Gallery’s new ‘Masterpieces’ app, which provides content on 80 of the Gallery’s top paintings is now available to download

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