This Week

Public Access & Room Closures

Please be aware of the following important information with regard to refurbishment works, public access, changes in displays and room closures.

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Hennessy Portrait Prize 2016: Winner Announced

The Hennessy Portrait Prize 2016 was won by artist Gerry Davis for his portrait 'Seán'. The announcement was made at an award ceremony on Tuesday 29 November.

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Eclectic Images: Recent Acquisitions 2011-2016

A new exhibition of prints and drawings acquired by the Gallery over the last five years opens on 13 August. Admission free.

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Draft Language Scheme

The National Gallery of Ireland proposes to draft a language scheme in accordance with the Official Languages Act 2003, and invites submissions in relation to the preparation of the draft scheme from any interested parties.

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2017 Exhibition Announcement

The National Gallery of Ireland is excited to announce a landmark Vermeer exhibition for 2017.

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The Guercino Research & Conservation Project

The Paintings Conservation Department at the J. Paul Getty Museum has embarked on a collaborative conservation treatment and research project centred on one of the National Gallery’s masterpieces.

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Freedom of Information

On 14 April, the National Gallery published a publication scheme in accordance with the Freedom of Information. You can read this document here.

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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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Louis le Brocquy (1916-2012)

Today, on what would have been his 100th birthday, we remember Irish artist Louis le Brocquy (1916-2012).

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