Press Releases

  1. Zurich Portrait Prize logo and Zurich Young Portrait Prize logo
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    Irish cultural institutions celebrate festival of LGBT history in March 2021

    25/02/2021: OUTing the Past at National Gallery of Ireland, National Museum of Ireland and Kilmainham Gaol
  3. An oil painting of a city scene. On the quays, a stall is selling books, with people gathered around looking. A woman stands by the wall, holding a child. In the background there's a bridge, and buildings silhouetted on the pink-grey sky of dusk.

    New online art appreciation course at National Gallery of Ireland

    23/02/2021: Cities and Suburbs: Life, Leisure and Landscape begins on 30 March 2021
  4. Photo of a couple standing in a gallery in front of a wall displaying gilt-framed paintings and mirrors.

    Friends Fortnight at the National Gallery of Ireland

    10/02/2021: Two weeks of inspiring virtual events exclusively for members
  5. Group of school children taking part in an interactive tour of the Sorolla exhibition

    National Gallery of Ireland launches Your Gallery at School

    11/01/2021: Call out for schools across the country to participate in new outreach programme
  6. A checkerboard composition with oranges, pinks and blues

    Find inspiration in art this year with the National Gallery of Ireland

    08/01/2021: New online art appreciation course inspired by Mondrian begins next week
  7. Photographic diptych portrait of Edna O'Brien by Mandy O'Neill
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  9. A checkerboard composition with oranges, pinks and blues

    National Gallery reopens to the public with dynamic line-up of exhibitions

    30/11/2020: Mondrian and Zurich Portrait Prizes open alongside Gallery Shop and pop-up Café