Press Releases

  1. Bronze bust of a male figure

    National Gallery of Ireland announces 2022 exhibition programme

    13/10/2021: Eleven new shows include work from the sixteenth century to the present day.
  2. A group photograph of the young curators behind the Gallery's new exhibition, Boring Art?
  3. Sketch of two greyhounds jumping at each other with front paws touching

    Anne Yeats: The Everyday Fantastic

    28/09/2021: Explore the imagination of the artist and designer through the Gallery's archive
  4. A group of nuns sit on a grassy patch overlooking the coast. Some sit on deckchairs, one with an umbrella over her head to shade her from the sun; others sit on blankets.
  5. A man in a dark overcoat with his hands in his pockets, wearing a cap. In the background, the sea.

    Memory of an artist: Landmark exhibition of Jack B. Yeats oil paintings opens at National Gallery of Ireland

    30 August 2021: The National Gallery of Ireland has today announced its newest exhibition – ‘Jack B. Yeats: Painting & Memory’ – will open to the public on Saturday, 4 September, 2021.
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  7. Zurich Portrait Prize logo and Zurich Young Portrait Prize logo
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    Queer Mind, Body and Soul at National Gallery of Ireland

    22/07/2021: Gaisce LikeMinded project exhibition explores LGBTQIA+ youth experiences
  9. A scene on a street. A woman leaves a red rose beside a window, a boy stands to her left on a cobbled street.

    Iconic Yeats painting joins the national collection

    08/07/2021: Iconic painting by Jack B. Yeats, Bachelor’s Walk, In Memory, becomes part of national collection at the National Gallery of Ireland.