What's on

  1. Nathaniel Hone the Elder (1718-1784), 'The Conjuror', 1775. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Friends

    Friends' Overseas Trip: Irish Art in London

    15 January - 17 January

    Join art historian Jessica Fahy on an Irish art-themed tour of London.

  2.  Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775-1851), Frontispiece to the Liber Studiorum. Image © National Gallery of Ireland

    Friends

    Friends' Talk: J.M.W. Turner's Liber Studiorum Prints

    18 January 11.00 - 12.00

    A free talk for members of the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland

  3. Friends

    Friends' Gallery Time: Markievicz

    18 January 13.00 - 16.00

    Join us for a talk and tour about the exhibition 'Markievicz: Portraits & Propaganda', followed by refreshments. An event for members of the Friends.

  4. Mary Swanzy (1882-1978), 'Young Woman with a White Bonnet', c.1920, oil on Canvas. Private collection / Courtesy Pyms Gallery, London.

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    Friends' Morning Event: Mary Swanzy at IMMA

    22 January 11.00 - 13.00

    Enjoy a private tour of the exhibition Mary Swanzy: Voyages, a retrospective currently on display in the Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA).

  5. William Orpen (1878-1931), Portrait of the Artist's Parents. Image © National Gallery of Ireland

    Friends

    Friends' Talk: Portrait of the Artist's Parents

    23 January 12.00 - 13.00

    A free talk for members of the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland.

  6. William Orpen (1878-1931), Portrait of the Artist's Parents. Image © National Gallery of Ireland

    Friends

    Friends' Talk: Portrait of the Artist's Parents

    25 January 11.00 - 12.00

    A free talk for members of the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland.

  7. View of a bronze sculpture of Patrick Kavanagh by John Coll, on the banks of the Grand Canal in Dublin.

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    Friends' Walking Tour: Canal Bank

    26 January 14.00 - 16.00

    Join art historian Dr Sarah Wilson for a walking tour inspired by the exhibition 'Canaletto and the Art of Venice'.

  8. A drawing of a WWI tank by Muirhead Bone, reproduced in the 1917 book 'War drawings from the collection presented to the British Museum by His Majesty's Government ', 1917.

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    Friends Behind-the-Scenes: Perspectives

    29 January 13.00 - 15.00

    Join us for a tour of the special commemorative exhibition curated by the Gallery's Library and Archive department, on display in the Sir Denis Mahon Reading Room.

  9. Claude Monet (1840-1926), 'Argenteuil Basin with a Single Sailboat', 1874. © National Gallery of Ireland.

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    Friends' Talk: Argenteuil Basin with a Single Sailboat

    30 January 12.00 - 13.00

    A free talk for members of the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland.

  10. J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851), The Doge's Palace and Piazzetta, Venice, c.1840

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    Friends' Evening Event: Celebrating Turner

    31 January 18.00 - 20.00

    On the last day of the annual Turner exhibition, we invite the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland to join us for an evening reception.