Events   from   Wednesday 01 June 2016

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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 - Jun 5 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
Leonardo da Vinci: Ten Drawings from the Royal CollectionMay 4 2016 - Jul 17 2016

Leonardo da Vinci: Ten Drawings from the Royal Collection
Free admission, but pre-booking is essential.
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Exhibitions
Leonardo da Vinci: Ten Drawings from the Royal CollectionJun 1 201613:0513:35

Lunchtime Music Recital
A free music recital by musicians from the Royal Irish Academy of Music. In association with the exhibition 'Leonardo da Vinci: Ten Drawings from the Royal Collection'.
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Music
Care of the CollectionJun 2 201610:0012:00

Picture Clinic
Curators appraise paintings, prints and drawings brought into the Gallery. 10am - 12pm. No appointments necessary.
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Picture Clinic
Drawing in the GalleryJun 2 201618:0019:00

Inspired by Leonardo: Drop-in Drawing
Join us for a series of eight free drawing workshops for teens and adults. Workshops take place on Thursday evenings, no booking necessary, but arrive early to secure a place.
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Drawing Courses
Detail from John Lavery, 'On the Bridge at Grez', 1884Jun 2 201618:3019:00

Tour for the hard of hearing
Free bi-monthly tour of the collection, and current exhibitions, for individuals who are hard of hearing.
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Tours
Dutch PaintingJun 4 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?Jun 4 201614:0015:00

Art Documentary Screening
Free screening of a BBC art documentary on Leonardo da Vinci's 'The Last Supper'. No booking necessary.
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Film
Drawing Day 2014 in the Gallery.Jun 4 201615:0015:50

Saturday Family Workshop
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