Press Releases

  1. Jonathan Benington, curator of 'Roderic O'Conor and the Moderns. Between Paris and Pont Aven' pictured in the exhibition space.

    Press Release 18/07/2018

    Innovative Irish artist Roderic O’Conor takes centre stage at National Gallery 
  2. Alison Lowry, Jewels, pate de verre, 75 x 22 x 22cm each. Photographer: Glenn Norwood

    Press release 11/07/2018

    On Sunday 15 July the National Gallery of Ireland celebrates Ealaín, a day of Irish culture for all the family.
  3. Press release 09/07/2018

    The National Gallery of Ireland presents an exhibition of animal drawings and paintings by Dutch artist Frans Post (1612–1680).
  4. Roderic O'Conor (1860-1940), Le Cap Canaille, Cassis, 1913. Private Collection. Photographer: Roy Hewson

    Press Release 05/07/2018

    National Gallery releases Early Bird tickets for Roderic O’Conor exhibition
  5. Lords of Strut launching Thursday Lates at the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Press release 22/06/2018

    Lords of Strut launch National Gallery of Ireland’s ‘Thursday Lates’ event on 21 June 2018.
  6. Zurich and National Gallery of Ireland partnership announcement photo

    Press release 19/06/2018

    Friday, 22 June is the last chance for artists to enter the 2018 Zurich Portrait Prize at the National Gallery of Ireland.
  7. Lords of Strut

    Press release 15/06/2018

    Kicking off on Summer Solstice, Thursday 21 June 2018, is the National Gallery of Ireland’s first ever Thursday Lates event.
  8. The front of the Merrion Square gallery building. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Press release 15/06/2018

    On Friday 15 June 2018, the National Gallery of Ireland celebrates the first anniversary of its reopening to the public following a major six-year refurbishment.
  9. Zurich Portrait Prize 2018 - judges

    Press Release 13/06/2018

    National Gallery announces Zurich Portrait Prize 2018 Judging Panel
  10. Pictured on 12 June 2018 at the launch of a new one-year collaboration between Tropical Popical nail salon and the National Gallery of Ireland, Michelle Horan models a new nail art design inspired by Mainie Jellett (1897-1944), Under the Big Top at a Circus. The painting is on view in the exhibition: Circus250: Art of the Show, 9 June - 14 October 2018, National Gallery of Ireland. Room 31 (Hugh Lane Room). Admission free.  Photo: Tony Maxwell  © Maxwell Photography

    Press release 12/6/2018

    National Gallery of Ireland announces collaboration with Tropical Popical