If I Show You The Roses

Rubicon Projects at the Octagonal Room City Assembly House : 
Irish Georgian Society, 58 South William Street, Dublin 2
If I Show You The Roses  
Opening Wednesday 3rd December, 6pm-8pm  Cocktails served courtesy of The Dingle Distillery
Showing some new work, first from a new series of paintings "Nature Morte"

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Sitting: catalogue launch and Film screening at IMMA

sitting: a portrait project by nick miller
IMMA and Laois County Council cordially invite you to the catalogue launch of Sitting, a portraiture residency by Nick Miller. Recent recipient of the inaugural Hennessy Portrait Prize, Miller was artist-in-residence in the Laois Arthouse, Stradbally, Co Laois, in July 2014. To be shown alongside the launch will be the screening of Sitting- a short film by Lisa Fingleton, which documents the experience.
Date: Thursday 4th December Time: 1pm(sharp) Location: the Lecture Room, followed by reception in the Johnston Suite, IMMA. Launch by: Christina Kennedy, Senior Curator, head of Collections, IMMA.
RSVP: [email protected] telephone 057-8664033

All welcome- see invite by clicking below, Please RSVP if attending


Hennessy Award : RTE news at 9 , 11/11/14

Nick Miller wins 2014 Hennessy Portrait Prize

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9 O'Clock News RTE Clip 11/11/14

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Last Sitting: Portrait of Barrie Cooke

Delighted and honoured to have won Inaugural Hennessy Portrait award 2014 at National Gallery of Ireland
Well worth a visit to the gallery to see the 11 other shortlisted artists
with portrait of Barrie Cooke who passed away this year not long after this sitting

Irish Times : article

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Hennessy Portrait Prize 2014

Hennessy Portrait Prize 2014

Nomination on shortlist of 12:

Hennessy and the National Gallery of Ireland today announced the 12 finalists chosen for the Hennessy Portrait Prize 2014. Selected by an esteemed panel of judges; which included Dr Declan Long (NCAD), Donald Teskey RHA, Cristín Leach Hughes (The Sunday Times), Janet McLean (NGI), and chaired by the Director of the National Gallery of Ireland, Sean Rainbird, the 12 finalists were chosen from more than 400 entries from artists living in Ireland and Irish artists abroad.Read More....

Irish TImes : Sitting 7-8-14

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Sitting: A Portrait Project at Arthouse Stradbally

A Film introduction by Lisa Fingleton to "Sitting" a portrait project at Laois Arthouse, Stradbally, Co Laois. Click Link to see the film.

Invitation to talk below
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‘Preserve & Protect: Challenge & Innovate’.

XL Group Supports Irish Artists with In-house Exhibition
XL Group has today announced the list of 18 artists selected to exhibit work at its architecturally significant offices at 8 St Stephen’s Green, Dublin.
The artists selected range from undergraduate to senior artists and span 22 to 60 years in age. The artists are based in Dublin, Belfast, Galway, Sligo and Clare and include many artists of note; Alice Maher, Nick Miller, Mark Joyce and Garrett Phelan to name a few.

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