Events   from   Tuesday 02 September 2014

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Hennessy Portrait PrizeNov 8 2014 - Feb 8 2015

Hennessy Portrait Prize
The Hennessy Portrait Prize is a new competition celebrating the richness and diversity of portraiture and encouraging public interest in the work of contemporary artists. An exhibition of the 12 finalists shortlisted by the judging panel will go on display from 8 November
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Exhibitions
CoursesNov 8 201411:0013:00

Drawing Studies Winter 2014
'Drawing in the RHA Galleries and Spaces', with Joe Dunne RHA, Artist.
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Lifelong Learning & Courses
Family Programme at the National Gallery of IrelandNov 8 201415:0016:00

Family Programme
'Storytelling', with Gordon Snell. Admission free, no booking required. Places are limited, so come early to avoid disappointment.
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Families and Children
William John Leech, A Convent Garden in Brittany, c. 1913 (Oil on canvas, 132 x 106cm) © The Artist’s Estate / Photo © National Gallery of Ireland Nov 9 201415:0015:45

Sunday Lecture 9 November
Writer Martin Malone in conversation with Brian Dobson, RTÉ. Free public lecture.
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Lectures & Talks
What's on at the National Gallery of Ireland?Nov 11 201410:3011:15

Tuesday Lecture 11 November
Vermeer's 'Woman Writing a Letter with her Maid', with poet Chris Agee in conversation with Dr Adrian Waiboer, National Gallery of Ireland. Free public lecture.
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Lectures & Talks
Special EventsNov 12 201413:0513:30

Lunchtime Poetry Reading 12 November
Poetry reading with Vona Groarke, Poet. Free event, no booking necessary.
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Lifelong Learning & Courses
Special EventsNov 12 201415:0016:00

Creative Art for 55+
Creative Writing Workshop with Julie O'Callaghan, Poet, and Niamh McNally, National Gallery of Ireland. Free event, no booking necessary.
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Lifelong Learning & Courses
Lectures and TalksNov 13 201418:3020:00

Dublin Book Festival Event
Seán Rocks, presenter of RTÉ's Arena, in conversation with writers Alex Barclay, Kevin Barry, John Boyne & Donal Ryan. A Dublin Book Festival event in association with the National Gallery of Ireland and the exhibition 'Lines of Vision: Irish Writers at the National Gallery'.
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Lectures & Talks
Nov 15 201410:0013:30

Writers on Art: Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957)
Focusing on Jack B. Yeats, this Study Morning features writers who have contributed a poem or story, inspired by the paintings of Jack B. Yeats, to the publication 'Lines of Vision: Irish Writers on Art'. Tickets €15 (€5 for students) in advance from the Gallery shop.
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Conferences & Study Mornings
Family Programme at the National Gallery of IrelandNov 15 201415:0016:00

Family Programme
'Art-Inspired Tales', with Jane Bowe. Admission free, no booking required. Places are limited, so come early to avoid disappointment.
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Families and Children