Avenues into Modern and Contemporary Art is a course of twenty-four illustrated lectures looking 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.
Avenues into Modern & Contemporary Art
Course co-ordinated by Jessica O’Donnell
Dates: Saturday 7 October 2023– Saturday 27 April 2024 (excl. Bank Holidays)
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 artworks from the permanent collection will be explored alongside themes arising from our temporary exhibition Andy Warhol: Three Times Out. 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 [email protected]
Venue: Hugh Lane Gallery, Parnell Square North, Dublin 1
Image: Andy Warhol, Self-Portrait, 1966. Silkscreened synthetic polymer paint and enamel, pencil and ballpoint pen on six canvas panels. Framed, each: 58.4 x 58.4 x 3.2 cm. Accession Number: B-WARH-2P98.16. 1-.6. The Eli and Edythe L. Broad Collection. ©The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / ARS New York / IVARO Dublin, 2023