Events   from   Thursday 11 February 2016

DateStartEndEventEvent type
Hennessy Portrait PrizeNov 14 2015 - Feb 14 2016

Hennessy Portrait Prize 2015
An exhibition of the shortlisted works from the 2015 Hennessy Portrait Prize 2015, opening 14 November 2015.
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Exhibitions
Detail from 'Brig. Gen. Michael Corcoran, of the Irish Brigade late Colonel of the Gallant NY Sixty Ninth', 1860s. Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-08409Dec 2 2015 - Jun 26 2016

Pathos of Distance
Sarah Pierce in collaboration with the ESB Centre for the Study of Irish Art. Print Gallery, admission free.
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Exhibitions
James Stephens, the National Gallery of Ireland, the 1916 RisingFeb 6 2016 - Feb 24 2016

James Stephens, the National Gallery of Ireland, and the 1916 Rising
During Easter week 1916 James Stephens, then Registrar of the National Gallery of Ireland, witnessed the fighting around St. Stephen’s Green and immediately published an account of his observations in 'The Insurrection in Dublin'. The exhibition will be based around this seminal chronicle of the Easter Rising.
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Exhibitions
Drawing in the GalleryFeb 11 201618:0019:00

Drop-in Life Drawing Workshop
Join us for a series of eight free life drawing workshops for teens and adults. Workshops take place on Thursday evenings, no booking necessary. Workshops will be led by artist Caomhán Mac Con Iomaire.
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Drawing Courses
Dutch PaintingFeb 13 201612:3013:00

Public Tour: Highlights of the Collection
Public Tour: Highlights of the Collection
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Tours
What's on at the National Gallery of Ireland?Feb 13 201614:0014:30

Art Documentary Screening
Free screening of a BBC documentary, 'Masterpieces of Vienna: The Tempest'.No booking necessary.
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Film
Drawing Day 2014 in the Gallery.Feb 13 201615:0015:50

Saturday Family Workshop
Storytelling with Gordon Snell. A free family workshop, suitable for 4-10 year olds. No booking necessary, but come early as places are limited.
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Families and Children
National Gallery of IrelandFeb 14 201611:3012:00

Public Tour: Highlights of the Collection
Free public tour, Sunday, 11.30am.
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Tours
Prints, Drawings & WatercoloursFeb 14 201612:0014:00

Valentine's Day: 'The Meeting on the Turret Stairs'
Burton's watercolour will be available to view this Valentine's Day (Sunday 14 February) between 12pm and 2pm. Admission is free, but a timed-ticketing system will be in operation.
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Special Events
What's on at the National Gallery of Ireland?Feb 14 201612:3013:20

Art Documentary Screening
Free screening of a BBC documentary, 'Private Life of a Masterpiece: Klimt's 'The Kiss''. No booking necessary.
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Film