Current Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane houses the foremost public collection of contemporary art in Ireland; the gallery also has a dynamic temporary exhibitions programme often encompassing the permanent collection. http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/current 2017-12-14T20:52:17+00:00 Point Blank Public Tours: Sundays @ 2pm 2017-07-31T00:00:00+00:00 2017-07-31T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/lectures-past/1796-publictours Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Public Tours </strong></p> <p>Public Tours of Highlights of the Collection and Temporary Exhibitions take place on Sundays at 2pm.</p> <p>Meet at the Gallery Reception desk. <span style="font-size: 12.16px;"><strong>Free</strong>, no booking required although numbers may be limited.</span></p> <p><br /><br /></p> <p><strong>Public Tours </strong></p> <p>Public Tours of Highlights of the Collection and Temporary Exhibitions take place on Sundays at 2pm.</p> <p>Meet at the Gallery Reception desk. <span style="font-size: 12.16px;"><strong>Free</strong>, no booking required although numbers may be limited.</span></p> <p><br /><br /></p> Sunday Sketching 2017-09-03T00:00:00+00:00 2017-09-03T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/lectures-past/1785-sunday-sketching-sept-jan Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Sunday Sketching </strong></p> <p>During these free sketching workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond together to our collection and temporary exhibitions through discussion and drawing. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided. No booking required, although numbers may be limited. Suited for ages 6+.</p> <p>The themes being explored from September 2017 to January 2018 include the following:</p> <p><strong>Sunday 3 September </strong><em>White lines</em> inspired by Joseph Beuys</p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Sunday 10 September </strong><em style="font-size: 12.16px;">Curves of colours</em><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"> inspired by Anne Madden’s exhibition</span></p> <p><strong> </strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 17 September</strong><em> Shapes and Colours</em> inspired by Richard Tuttle<strong> </strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 24 September </strong><em>Feeling autumnal </em><strong> </strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 1 October </strong><em>Blue skies</em><strong> </strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 8 October </strong><em>Boats and</em><strong> </strong><em>Sailing</em><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 15 October </strong><em>Spaces </em>inspired by Eithne Jordan’s exhibition<strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 22 October </strong><em>How far is the horizon?</em><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 29 October </strong><em>Eyes in the painting are following me…</em><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 5 November </strong><em>Wood & stone </em>inspired by George William Russell<strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 12 November </strong><em>Fishing</em> inspired by JBC Corot and Seán Keating<strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 19 November </strong><em>The light echoes in the water </em>inspired by John Lavery and W. J. Leech<strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 26 November </strong><em>If our planet was an ocean </em>inspired by <em>Ocean After Nature</em> exhibition<strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 3 December </strong><em>Cottage by the lake </em>inspired by<em> </em>Paul Henry<strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 10 December </strong><em>Lights at night</em><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 17 December </strong><em>Decorative Flowers bouquet</em><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 7</strong> <strong>January</strong> <em>Seated, standing, walking</em></p> <p><strong>Sunday 14 January </strong><em>Trees and nature</em></p> <p><strong>Sunday 21 January </strong>Renoir and Lavery:<strong> </strong><em>Parapluies et ombrelles!</em><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 28 January </strong><em>Art </em><em>Vitamins! Colour me healthy.</em><strong></strong></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Sunday Sketching </strong></p> <p>During these free sketching workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond together to our collection and temporary exhibitions through discussion and drawing. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided. No booking required, although numbers may be limited. Suited for ages 6+.</p> <p>The themes being explored from September 2017 to January 2018 include the following:</p> <p><strong>Sunday 3 September </strong><em>White lines</em> inspired by Joseph Beuys</p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Sunday 10 September </strong><em style="font-size: 12.16px;">Curves of colours</em><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"> inspired by Anne Madden’s exhibition</span></p> <p><strong> </strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 17 September</strong><em> Shapes and Colours</em> inspired by Richard Tuttle<strong> </strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 24 September </strong><em>Feeling autumnal </em><strong> </strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 1 October </strong><em>Blue skies</em><strong> </strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 8 October </strong><em>Boats and</em><strong> </strong><em>Sailing</em><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 15 October </strong><em>Spaces </em>inspired by Eithne Jordan’s exhibition<strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 22 October </strong><em>How far is the horizon?</em><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 29 October </strong><em>Eyes in the painting are following me…</em><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 5 November </strong><em>Wood & stone </em>inspired by George William Russell<strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 12 November </strong><em>Fishing</em> inspired by JBC Corot and Seán Keating<strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 19 November </strong><em>The light echoes in the water </em>inspired by John Lavery and W. J. Leech<strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 26 November </strong><em>If our planet was an ocean </em>inspired by <em>Ocean After Nature</em> exhibition<strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 3 December </strong><em>Cottage by the lake </em>inspired by<em> </em>Paul Henry<strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 10 December </strong><em>Lights at night</em><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 17 December </strong><em>Decorative Flowers bouquet</em><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 7</strong> <strong>January</strong> <em>Seated, standing, walking</em></p> <p><strong>Sunday 14 January </strong><em>Trees and nature</em></p> <p><strong>Sunday 21 January </strong>Renoir and Lavery:<strong> </strong><em>Parapluies et ombrelles!</em><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Sunday 28 January </strong><em>Art </em><em>Vitamins! Colour me healthy.</em><strong></strong></p> <p> </p> FULL - Portfolio Preparation Course 2017-2018 2017-09-24T00:00:00+00:00 2017-09-24T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/lectures-past/1769-portfolioclasses20172018public-events Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>This course is fully booked.</p> <p><strong>Sunday 24 September 2017 - Sunday 4 February 2018 (excluding 29 October; 24, 31 December; 7 January)</strong></p> <p><strong>11.30am-1.30pm.</strong></p> <p>Led by artist <strong>Elaine Leader,</strong> the purpose of this 16 week course is to instruct students in the preparation and production of a portfolio of work that will cater for the entry to third level colleges. Through continual emphasis on idea generation, group discussion, evaluation and practical application, students will identify and clarify the process involved in producing a body of art work. The visual research will be presented through notebooks, worksheets and resolved pieces. <strong>Fee €300.</strong></p> <p><strong>To book and pay for your place</strong> please contact 01 2225550.</p> <p><strong>Please note:</strong><span> it is necessary to pay the full course fee at the time of booking to confirm your place. No refunds can be facilitated except in the exceptional case of a course cancellation. </span></p> <p>This course is fully booked.</p> <p><strong>Sunday 24 September 2017 - Sunday 4 February 2018 (excluding 29 October; 24, 31 December; 7 January)</strong></p> <p><strong>11.30am-1.30pm.</strong></p> <p>Led by artist <strong>Elaine Leader,</strong> the purpose of this 16 week course is to instruct students in the preparation and production of a portfolio of work that will cater for the entry to third level colleges. Through continual emphasis on idea generation, group discussion, evaluation and practical application, students will identify and clarify the process involved in producing a body of art work. The visual research will be presented through notebooks, worksheets and resolved pieces. <strong>Fee €300.</strong></p> <p><strong>To book and pay for your place</strong> please contact 01 2225550.</p> <p><strong>Please note:</strong><span> it is necessary to pay the full course fee at the time of booking to confirm your place. No refunds can be facilitated except in the exceptional case of a course cancellation. </span></p> People's College 2017-2018 2017-09-23T00:00:00+00:00 2017-09-23T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/lectures-past/1772-peoplecollege20172018publicevents Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Avenues into Modern & Contemporary Art</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday, 23 September 2017 - Saturday 31 March 2018 / 11am - Noon</strong></p> <p>Course coordinated by Jessica O'Donnell This series of slide illustrated art history lectures and tours 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 21th centuries. Throughout the course, temporary exhibitions including The Ocean After Nature will be examined alongside works from the permanent collection. The Gallery’s overarching theme for 2017 is The Artist as Witness: Migrations and these illustrated lectures will also offer the opportunity for exploring this engaging and wide-ranging theme. Course details: 24 lectures. Fee: €130 Venue: Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane To book please contact the People's College on t. 01 8735879 / email: info@peoplescollege.ie</p> <p><strong>Avenues into Modern & Contemporary Art</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday, 23 September 2017 - Saturday 31 March 2018 / 11am - Noon</strong></p> <p>Course coordinated by Jessica O'Donnell This series of slide illustrated art history lectures and tours 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 21th centuries. Throughout the course, temporary exhibitions including The Ocean After Nature will be examined alongside works from the permanent collection. The Gallery’s overarching theme for 2017 is The Artist as Witness: Migrations and these illustrated lectures will also offer the opportunity for exploring this engaging and wide-ranging theme. Course details: 24 lectures. Fee: €130 Venue: Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane To book please contact the People's College on t. 01 8735879 / email: info@peoplescollege.ie</p> Basic Talks: New Series 2017-05-12T00:00:00+00:00 2017-05-12T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/lectures-past/1695-basic-talks-may2017 General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>BASIC TALKS @ The Hugh Lane</strong></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">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 starting on 12 May 2017. 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 <strong>Basic Space</strong> and Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, exploring alternatives in the dissemination of contemporary art and its discourses. </span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">Basic Talks are free and no booking necessary, unless otherwise stated.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">The first talk in the new series will be delivered by <strong>Ali Kirby</strong> on 12 May 2017/1pm. For the full schedule of talks during 2017 please see the attached schedule. </span></p> <p><strong>BASIC TALKS @ The Hugh Lane</strong></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">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 starting on 12 May 2017. 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 <strong>Basic Space</strong> and Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, exploring alternatives in the dissemination of contemporary art and its discourses. </span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">Basic Talks are free and no booking necessary, unless otherwise stated.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">The first talk in the new series will be delivered by <strong>Ali Kirby</strong> on 12 May 2017/1pm. For the full schedule of talks during 2017 please see the attached schedule. </span></p>