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Hugh Lane and UCD Access & Lifelong Learning Lectures series

Dates & Location: Thursdays 6, 13, 20 and 27 October 2-4pm

Hugh Lane Gallery, Parnell Square North, Dublin 1

Description: This four week series will explore Bones in the Attic, a contemporary response to the recent exhibition  Eva Gonzales is what Dublin needs. The illustrated lectures will explore themes arising from these exhibitions and will include the work of emerging artists as well as artists represented in the Hugh Lane Gallery’s collection with reference art making, artists’ studios and to the art historical narrative of women in art and their representation.

Fee: €100, To book a place please contact: UCD Access & Lifelong Learning Centre on telephone 01 7167123 or at JLIB_HTML_CLOAKING



Avenues into Modern & Contemporary Art
Course co-ordinated by Jessica O’Donnell

Dates: Saturday 15 October 2022– Saturday 29 April 2023 (excl. Bank Holiday 29 October; 24, 31 Dec, 18 March, 8 April)

This series of illustrated art history lectures will look at the diverse range of influences, subject matter and artistic movements explored by some of the most innovative artists from the 19th to the 21st centuries. Throughout the course, temporary exhibitions such as Bones in the Attic and others will also be examined alongside works from the permanent collection. These illustrated lectures will offer the opportunity for exploring engaging and wide-ranging themes from art history to contemporary visual art practice, to wider societal concerns explored by artists nationally and internationally.

Time: 11am – Noon

Fee: €135, places are booked by emailing  JLIB_HTML_CLOAKING