RDS Visual Art Awards exhibition 2017


The RDS Visual Art Awards Exhibition will exhibit the work of the best graduating Irish visual artists of 2017. The exhibition curated by Nick Miller will take place in the RDS Concert Hall from 25-30 October, 2017. There are four curator’s tours running alongside the exhibition which are free to attend but must be booked in advance. To book your place please click on the links below:

Exhibition Opening Times

·            10.30am - 6.00pm Wednesday & Friday
·            10.30am - 8.00pm Thursday (late night)
·            10.30am - 5.00pm Saturday, Sunday & Monday
Free Curator Tours

·            Wednesday, October 25 at 12pm - Fully Booked
·            Wednesday, October 25 at 3pm
·            Thursday, October 26 at 1pm
·            Friday, October 27 at 1pm 
RDS Library Speaker Series Talk 

Nick Miller, the RDS Visual Art Awards Exhibition Curator will share his thoughts on 'Painting and the World as You Find It' on Thursday, October 26 at 6pm in the RDS library. Nick was born in London and moved in Ireland in 1984. A member of Aosdána since 2001, he lives and works in Co Sligo. In 2014 Miller won the inaugural Hennessy Portrait Prize at the National Gallery of Ireland. Admission to this lecture is free but booking is essential. 

www.rds.ie/visualart for more information

MonikaBogyos  DIT Dublin School of Creative Arts
MatthewBourreeBelfast School of Art
YvonneCasburnGalway Mayo Institute of Technology
HannahCleggBelfast School of Art
AraDevineNational College of Art & Design
IsabelEnglishCIT Crawford School of Art
AnnEnsorNational College of Art & Design
ElaineHoeyNational College of Art & Design
StephaneMcGowanSligo Institute of Technology
Eve O'CallaghanNational College of Art & Design
KevinO'KellyNational College of Art & Design
Yasmine Robinson Belfast School of Art
Kevin SmithDIT Dublin School of Creative Arts

www.rds.ie/visualart for more information