Events   from   Monday 08 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
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 1916m 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
Detail from Nathaniel Hone the Elder, The Conjuror, 1775. NGI.1790Feb 9 201610:3011:15

Tuesday Talk: 'The Conjuror'
'The Conjuror', with Ruth Kenny, art historian. Free public lecture.
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Lectures & Talks
Drawing at the NGIFeb 10 201615:0015:50

Curator's Tour: Pathos of Distance
A free tour of the exhibition 'Pathos of Distance', led by curator Donal Maguire. Part of the 'Ageing Creatively: Creative Art 55+' programme of events. No booking necessary.
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Adult Programmes
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
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