Hugh Lane Gallery featured in ‘The West Australian’

12 June 2024

Steve McKenna from The West Australian writes “Talents from Ireland and abroad, past and present, are showcased behind the turquoise front door of this former lord’s mansion overlooking Parnell Square North. The Hugh Lane in question was born in County Cork, but grew up in England, becoming an art dealer…

Fáilte le Grá Café at Hugh Lane Gallery

7 June 2024

Visit our on-site café, serving the delicious daily lunch specials, the best coffee and delicious baked treats. “A big, warm arty welcome for everyone. The menu changes daily and all dishes are cooked in-house, including savouries, cakes and other sweet treats. There’s also a secret garden spot – a lovely discovery in…

New Acquisition Featured on RTÉ’s Arena

14 May 2024

Kay Sheehy from RTÉ Radio’s Arena spoke with Dr. Barbara Dawson, Director of Hugh Lane Gallery and Christopher Riopelle, Curator at National Gallery London about our new acquisition ‘Vuillard Family’ by French artist Eduard Vuillard.🔊 Listen here 🔊…

Hugh Lane Gallery ranked as one of the world’s best ‘hidden gems’ by travelers

26 April 2024

Tour Operator Software Provider Bókun (part of Tripadvisor) examined over 1,000 local destinations using Tripadvisor reviews containing the phrase “hidden gem.” Their analysis revealed the best places to travel worldwide, according to real consumers. Their research found Hugh Lane Gallery was among the top 10 locations in Ireland. Come see for yourself!…

New Acquisition: Vuillard Family by Édouard Vuillard

26 April 2024

Hugh Lane Gallery acquires important painting Vuillard Family by Édouard Vuillard We are delighted to announce the new acquisition. Vuillard Family is a rare work in the artist’s family series as it includes his self portrait along with his mother Madame Vuillard and sister Marie.   Previously in a private…

In Memory of Helen Comerford

27 March 2024

We were very saddened to hear of the passing of Helen Comerford, esteemed artist. We send our sincere sympathies to her family and friends. Helen was a founding member of the a collective of artists ‘Na Cailleacha’ who’s work ‘Child’s Play’ was exhibited in the ‘Bones in the Attic’ exhibition…

Hugh Lane Gallery Life model featured in Irish Times

27 February 2024

Part-time life model Ygraine Hackett-Cantabrana was interviewed for The Irish Times, click here to read. Image credits – Ygraine Hackett-Cantabrana at the Hugh Lane Gallery in Dublin. Photograph: Tom Honan…

In Memory of Oliver Dowling

18 January 2024

It is with deep regret that we share the news that Oliver Dowling passed away yesterday morning. Oliver was a committed former Board Member of Hugh Lane Gallery and chaired our Acquisitions, Loans and Exhibitions committee with keen insight and knowledge.   He established the  Oliver Dowling Gallery 1971- 1995…

The perfect Christmas present for Andy Warhol lovers!

8 December 2023

Andy Warhol Three Times Out Exhibition Catalogue is available online and in the Gallery Bookshop. A spectacular deep dive into ‘Andy Warhol Three Times Out’ with stunning full colour images from the exhibition.Containing essays by co-curators Michael Dempsey and Dr. Barbara Dawson, Charlie Porter, Panti Bliss, Judith Goldman, Neil…

Critical Reviews for Andy Warhol Three Times Out

8 December 2023

We are very proud that ‘Andy Warhol Three Times Out’ has been met with such critical acclaim. The exhibition has captivated both art enthusiasts and critics alike, solidifying its place as a must-see cultural event in Dublin this winter. We take great pride in being a catalyst for…

Christmas Opening Hours

21 November 2023

Christmas Opening Hours Hugh Lane Gallery will be closed to the public on the following dates: Christmas Eve – Sun 24th December, Christmas Day – Mon 25th December, Stephens’ Day – Tues 26th December, Wed 27th December. Apart from these days we will be open to the public as usual.

Ireland Invites 2023

20 November 2023

IMMA, Hugh Lane Gallery and Culture Ireland are delighted to announce the selection of two artists, Breda Lynch and Sana Shahmuradova Tanska, as participants of the 24th Biennale of Sydney, a direct result of the IRELAND INVITES programme.   Launched in early 2023, IRELAND INVITES seeks to enhance international exposure…

Explore & Learn Oct 2023-Jan 2024

5 October 2023

Enjoy art through reflecting, exploring and creating.     Our action packed Explore & Learn brochure detail upcoming art talks, art courses, family programmes, special evenings and more is available to read now here Explore & Learn Oct 23-Jan 24    …

Open Call: Hugh Lane Gallery Freelance Panel of Artists, Guides and Lecturers 2023-30

7 September 2023

 Applications are sought from suitably qualified artists, guides and lecturers from varying disciplines related to visual art and art history.   The Hugh Lane Gallery is seeking applications for inclusion on their freelance panel of experts from varying disciplines related to visual art practice to support delivery of their educational…

Dublin City Council Culture Company is Hiring

30 August 2023

Dublin City Council Culture Company is seeking to add to our panel of Visitor Experience Assistants for 14 Henrietta Street, Richmond Barracks, our engagement programmes and associated venues and other buildings the Company may operate in the future.   If you like the idea of helping our visitors to feel…

Tickets are now live, buy here.

14 August 2023

Hugh Lane Gallery and Dublin City Council announce Ireland’s largest ever Andy Warhol exhibition – the first to open in 25 years. Click here to buy tickets   Andy Warhol Three Times Out will run from October 6th to January 28th, 2024 and will feature more than 250 works including…

Some of our galleries are closed.

28 July 2023

We are working to prepare the galleries ahead of our upcoming exhibition, ANDY WARHOL THREE TIMES OUT. During this time, some of our galleries are closed. Our permanent collection displays, including the beautiful stained glass room, Impressionist masterpieces, the Sean Scully room and Irish art from the 1920’s and 30’s…

Hugh Lane Gallery is Hiring

18 April 2023

The Closing Date will be at Midnight, on Monday 19th June 2023. To find out more about the application details for different job openings, please see here: Operations Officer & Attendant Invigilator.

Hugh Lane Gallery & Create Commission 2022-24

7 March 2023

In keeping with both the Hugh Lane Gallery and Create, the national development agency for collaborative arts’ commitment to principles of equality, diversity and inclusion, Hugh Lane Gallery and Create came together with a new commission. The successful recipient of this commission 2022 – 2024 is filmmaker Jijo Sebastian. Jijo…

Partnership agreed between Hugh Lane Gallery and The National Gallery

12 April 2022

On February 26th, 2021, a partnership agreement was signed between The National Gallery, London, and the Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin, regarding the Sir Hugh Lane Bequest of thirty-nine paintings.   This agreement emphasises the galleries’ collegiality and allows the public in both Ireland and the UK to continue enjoying these…