Art Appreciation Course: Irish and International Art from the 1940s to 1970s

  • Talks & Art Courses

Tues 8 Aug; Thurs 10 Aug; Tues 15 Aug; Thurs 17 Aug; Tues 22 Aug and Thurs 24 Aug 2023

Advance booking required

Fee: €80 Book

During this six-part art appreciation course, you will learn about the influences shaping art over several  decades of significant change.

Art Appreciation Course

Tuesdays and Thursdays

Tuesday 8 August; Thursday 10 August; Tuesday 15 August; Thursday 17 August; Tuesday 22 August and Thursday 24 August 2023


This six-part art appreciation course led by art historian Jessica Fahy will explore the diverse and exciting influences shaping Irish and International art over the pivotal decades of significant change from the 1940s to 1970s. These illustrated talks will focus on the artistic practice of a variety of artists, their work and influences along with the role, for example, critics, collectors and exhibitions such as IELA and ROSC have played.  

Fee: €80, including tea/coffee during the break. Advance booking required via Eventbrite. 


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The Eve of St Agnes Harry Clarke 1924