51 Emerging artists from a broad range of arts disciplines will exhibit this Sept at the Courthouse Arts Centre. Works will include 2D: Contemporary fine art, print, photography and 3D ceramics, glass, textiles, sculpture, production design and model making.
The exhibition will be opened by Dr Éimear O Connor art historian who specializes in Irish art and its complex contexts in the twentieth century, O’Connor’s topic is the life and work of Irish artist Seán Keating PPRHA, HRA, HRSA (1889-1977). She is also a curator, lecturer, art advisor and archivist. O’Connor began her professional career as a visual artist and has exhibited in Ireland, Denmark and North America. She specialised in site-specific work, and has also designed album covers, book covers and stage settings. O’Connor is a Research Associate with TRIARC-Irish Art Research Centre at Trinity College Dublin.
Exhibiting artists are:
DIT Dublin: Fine Art -Alison Tubritt, Jacqueline Keane, Caitlín Thomson, Karen Walsh. Photography – Mark Neiland, Raimonda Milašienė, Joanna Heaney, Justyna Kielbowska, Beata Cierzniewska, Martyna Sroda, Natalia Marzec, Pauline Golebiewska, Edit Elias, Daniel Casey, Therese Rafter, Sarah Flynn, Ciara Gibbons, Make Bors, Patrycja Terczynska, Rachel Marrinan.
IADT Dun Laoghaire: Design for Stage & screen – Sophie Shannon, Lauren Murphy, Caoimhe Valerio. Model Making – Nicola Zeidler, Mateusz Wojtas, Aine Byrne, Amy Doran.
NCAD Dublin: Ceramic and Glass – Chloe Lennon, Daumante Stirbyte, Louise Murphy, Grainne Banville, Sophie Longwill, Michelle Ryan. Sculpture and expanded practice – Amy Malone. Education – Barry Kenney. Textiles Art and Artefact – Grainne O Carroll. Fine Art – Sean O Rourke, Jonathan Donnelly, Caoimhe O Dwyer, Arlene Gildea, Barbara Healy, Sabina Egan, Ernada Husic, Ria Czerniak.
LSAD Limerick: Fine Art – Niall Lynan.
CIT Cork: Fine Art – Aaron Bevan, Mary Burleigh
Burren College of Art: Fine Art – Suzanne Tenue,
Grennan Mill Thomastown: Ceramics – Babs Belshaw, Andrew Ilsley.
Gorey School of Art: Fine Art – Claudia Roche, Kate Barry.
Exhibition runs until Thurs 29th September.