Art History Courses

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Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane is committed to providing dynamic, innovative and engaging programmes of education, appreciation and information on modern and contemporary art. Special art history courses taking place over a number of weeks include Avenues into Modern and Contemporary Art in conjunction with the ICTU Peoples College. Taking place in the Gallery at 11.00am on Saturday mornings from October to March, places on this 20 week course can be booked by contacting 01 8735879, e. JLIB_HTML_CLOAKING

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Basic Talks is a series of informal talks with leading contemporary practitioners, taking place at Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane on the second Friday of every month. Curated by Basic Space in partnership with The Hugh Lane, BASIC TALKS is an open platform for talks, panels, lectures and performances. Speakers will include artists, curators, writers and critics who will generate discourse on producing and exhibiting art. BASIC TALKS is a collaboration between Basic Space and Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, exploring alternatives in the dissemination of contemporary art and its discourses. Free and no booking required unless otherwise stated.

Lectures Series in collaboration with UCD Adult Education 2017: The Artist as Witness Migrations

Thursdays, 5-26 October 2017, 2-4pm

This lecture series presented in collaboration with UCD Adult Education explores the theme of The Artist as Witness: Migrations. The series will explore themes arising from the Hugh Lane’s exhibitions as well as looking at the wider art historical context. Each illustrated lecture will provide interesting perspectives through painting, works on paper and film based work on the theme of migration and the role the artist can play. Fee: €100. To book a place please contact UCD Adult Education on (01) 716 7123 from 8 August onwards.