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 2018-10-20T20:22:28+00:00 Point Blank Wonder Club: Visual Thinking Strategies 2018-10-20T00:00:00+00:00 2018-10-20T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/lectures-past/2254-vtschildren20oct Jessica O'Donnell jodonnell.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Visual Thinking Strategies Tour for Children</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 20 October, 3pm</strong></p> <p>Join us for this Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) tour for children with <strong>Claire Halpin</strong> and have your say on artworks in the Gallery’s collection and temporary exhibitions.</p> <p>Free, although booking is required through <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/wonder-club-visual-thinking-strategies-childrens-tour-tickets-50278349898">eventbrite.ie https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/wonder-club-visual-thinking-strategies-childrens-tour-tickets-50278349898</a></p> <p><span class="fontstyle0">Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) is a teaching method designed to enable learners to develop aesthetic and language literacy and critical thinking skills. For more information on the background to VTS please see <a href="https://vtshome.org/">www.vtshome.org</a> and <a href="http://www.dublincityartsoffice.ie/supporting-communities/programmes-for-children-young-people/visual-thinking-strategies">Dublin City Arts Office's website on VTS</a>. The Education department of the Hugh Lane is an associate partner of the  DCC Arts Office EU funded project 'Permission to Wonder'. </span></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Visual Thinking Strategies Tour for Children</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 20 October, 3pm</strong></p> <p>Join us for this Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) tour for children with <strong>Claire Halpin</strong> and have your say on artworks in the Gallery’s collection and temporary exhibitions.</p> <p>Free, although booking is required through <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/wonder-club-visual-thinking-strategies-childrens-tour-tickets-50278349898">eventbrite.ie https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/wonder-club-visual-thinking-strategies-childrens-tour-tickets-50278349898</a></p> <p><span class="fontstyle0">Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) is a teaching method designed to enable learners to develop aesthetic and language literacy and critical thinking skills. For more information on the background to VTS please see <a href="https://vtshome.org/">www.vtshome.org</a> and <a href="http://www.dublincityartsoffice.ie/supporting-communities/programmes-for-children-young-people/visual-thinking-strategies">Dublin City Arts Office's website on VTS</a>. The Education department of the Hugh Lane is an associate partner of the  DCC Arts Office EU funded project 'Permission to Wonder'. </span></p> <p> </p> FULLY BOOKED- Beginners Drawing Course for Adults 2018-10-06T00:00:00+00:00 2018-10-06T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/lectures-past/2202-adult-beginners-drawing-autumn2018publicevents Jessica O'Donnell jodonnell.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Every Saturday from</strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;"> 6 October until 1 December 2018 (excluding Saturday 27 October) - NOW FULLY BOOKED</strong></p> <p><strong>1pm-3pm</strong></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">These fun, informal drawing sessions cater for the complete beginner and for those who may want to refresh their skills. Each week a different aspect is considered such as texture, colour and tone, perspective, scale and looking at negative space. We will use a variety of wet and dry media but with the drawn line as the main focus.</span></p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;"><strong>8 weeks course fee: €175</strong></strong></p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Booking through <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/beginners-drawing-course-the-hugh-lane-tickets-48370511502">eventbrite.ie https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/beginners-drawing-course-the-hugh-lane-tickets-48370511502</a></strong></p> <p><strong> </strong></p> <p><strong><span><strong>Please note</strong></span><span>:</span></strong><span> it is necessary to pay the full course fee at the time of booking to confirm your place. </span></p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Every Saturday from</strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;"> 6 October until 1 December 2018 (excluding Saturday 27 October) - NOW FULLY BOOKED</strong></p> <p><strong>1pm-3pm</strong></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">These fun, informal drawing sessions cater for the complete beginner and for those who may want to refresh their skills. Each week a different aspect is considered such as texture, colour and tone, perspective, scale and looking at negative space. We will use a variety of wet and dry media but with the drawn line as the main focus.</span></p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;"><strong>8 weeks course fee: €175</strong></strong></p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Booking through <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/beginners-drawing-course-the-hugh-lane-tickets-48370511502">eventbrite.ie https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/beginners-drawing-course-the-hugh-lane-tickets-48370511502</a></strong></p> <p><strong> </strong></p> <p><strong><span><strong>Please note</strong></span><span>:</span></strong><span> it is necessary to pay the full course fee at the time of booking to confirm your place. </span></p> Life Drawing Course 2018-10-06T00:00:00+00:00 2018-10-06T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/lectures-past/2201-lifedrawingcourseautumn2018publicevents <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Saturdays, 6 October to 1 December 2018 (excluding Bank Holiday Saturday 27 October)</strong></p> <p><strong> </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">10.30am-12.30pm</strong></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">These classes led by artists<strong> Felicity Clear </strong>and <strong>Beth O</strong></span><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"><strong>’Halloran</strong> are suited to those with some drawing experience. The sessions will combine drawing and painting from the clothed model with visits to the Gallery's collection for further inspiration to see h</span><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">ow the figure is depicted by the masters.</span></p> <p><strong>Fee: </strong>€175</p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">Booking through <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/life-drawing-course-the-hugh-lane-tickets-48370972882">eventbrite.ie https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/life-drawing-course-the-hugh-lane-tickets-48370972882</a></span></strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"><strong>Please note</strong></span><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">:</span></strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"> it is necessary to pay the full course fee at the time of booking to confirm your place. <br /></span></p> <p> </p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Saturdays, 6 October to 1 December 2018 (excluding Bank Holiday Saturday 27 October)</strong></p> <p><strong> </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">10.30am-12.30pm</strong></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">These classes led by artists<strong> Felicity Clear </strong>and <strong>Beth O</strong></span><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"><strong>’Halloran</strong> are suited to those with some drawing experience. The sessions will combine drawing and painting from the clothed model with visits to the Gallery's collection for further inspiration to see h</span><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">ow the figure is depicted by the masters.</span></p> <p><strong>Fee: </strong>€175</p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">Booking through <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/life-drawing-course-the-hugh-lane-tickets-48370972882">eventbrite.ie https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/life-drawing-course-the-hugh-lane-tickets-48370972882</a></span></strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"><strong>Please note</strong></span><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">:</span></strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"> it is necessary to pay the full course fee at the time of booking to confirm your place. <br /></span></p> <p> </p> FULLY BOOKED - Exploring the Collection of Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane 2018-10-11T00:00:00+00:00 2018-10-11T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/lectures-past/2204-ucdlectures2018artcoursespiblicevents Jessica O'Donnell jodonnell.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Exploring the Collection of Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane - 2018 Lectures series in association with UCD Lifelong Learning. NOW FULLY BOOKED</strong></p> <p><strong>Thursdays 11, 18, 25 Oct; 1 Nov 2018<strong> / </strong>2pm—4pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Course coordinated by Jessica O'Donnell</strong></p> <p>Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane has the foremost collection of modern and contemporary art in Ireland and is believed to be among the first galleries of modern art in the world. The Gallery is also significant for its association with the Nobel laureate W.B. Yeats. The Gallery’s prodigious collection which includes works by Renoir, Monet, John Lavery, Walter Osborne, Roderic O’Conor, Mary Swanzy, Norah McGuinness, Sean Scully and Francis Bacon spans an enormously fruitful period in modern and contemporary art and these lectures will offer opportunities for exploring insightful perspectives on landscape, figuration, portraiture and abstraction. The lectures will discuss the Gallery’s magnificent stained glass artworks by Harry Clarke; the Francis Bacon studio; sculpture by artists including Edgar Degas, John Kindness and others; socially engaged and political art; Irish artists abroad; women artists in the Hugh Lane’s collection as well as an opportunity for viewing Impressionist masterpieces in the Gallery spaces. Fee €100. To book your place or add your name to a cancellation list please tel. 01 7167123 or email <a href="mailto:adulteducation@ucd.ie">adult.education@ucd.ie</a></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Exploring the Collection of Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane - 2018 Lectures series in association with UCD Lifelong Learning. NOW FULLY BOOKED</strong></p> <p><strong>Thursdays 11, 18, 25 Oct; 1 Nov 2018<strong> / </strong>2pm—4pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Course coordinated by Jessica O'Donnell</strong></p> <p>Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane has the foremost collection of modern and contemporary art in Ireland and is believed to be among the first galleries of modern art in the world. The Gallery is also significant for its association with the Nobel laureate W.B. Yeats. The Gallery’s prodigious collection which includes works by Renoir, Monet, John Lavery, Walter Osborne, Roderic O’Conor, Mary Swanzy, Norah McGuinness, Sean Scully and Francis Bacon spans an enormously fruitful period in modern and contemporary art and these lectures will offer opportunities for exploring insightful perspectives on landscape, figuration, portraiture and abstraction. The lectures will discuss the Gallery’s magnificent stained glass artworks by Harry Clarke; the Francis Bacon studio; sculpture by artists including Edgar Degas, John Kindness and others; socially engaged and political art; Irish artists abroad; women artists in the Hugh Lane’s collection as well as an opportunity for viewing Impressionist masterpieces in the Gallery spaces. Fee €100. To book your place or add your name to a cancellation list please tel. 01 7167123 or email <a href="mailto:adulteducation@ucd.ie">adult.education@ucd.ie</a></p> <p> </p> FULLY BOOKED Portfolio Preparation Course 2018-2019 2018-09-23T00:00:00+00:00 2018-09-23T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/lectures-past/2211-2018-2019public-events <p><strong>Sundays 23 September 2018-Sunday 27 January 2019/11.30am-1.30pm - NOW FULLY BOOKED</strong></p> <p><span>Led by artist </span><strong>Elaine Leader,</strong><span> 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: €325</strong></span></p> <p><span><strong>Please note:</strong><span> it is necessary to pay the full course fee at the time of booking to confirm your place.</span><br /></span></p> <p>To book and pay for your place please click the following:<a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/portfolio-preparation-course-at-the-hugh-lane-tickets-46150930676"> https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/portfolio-preparation-course-at-the-hugh-lane-tickets-46150930676</a></p> <p><strong>Sundays 23 September 2018-Sunday 27 January 2019/11.30am-1.30pm - NOW FULLY BOOKED</strong></p> <p><span>Led by artist </span><strong>Elaine Leader,</strong><span> 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: €325</strong></span></p> <p><span><strong>Please note:</strong><span> it is necessary to pay the full course fee at the time of booking to confirm your place.</span><br /></span></p> <p>To book and pay for your place please click the following:<a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/portfolio-preparation-course-at-the-hugh-lane-tickets-46150930676"> https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/portfolio-preparation-course-at-the-hugh-lane-tickets-46150930676</a></p> Peoples College Lectures 2018-2019 2018-10-06T00:00:00+00:00 2018-10-06T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/lectures-past/2106-peooplescollege2018-2019 Jessica O'Donnell jodonnell.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Avenues into Modern & Contemporary Art</strong></p> <p><span>Saturday 6 October 2018 – Saturday 11 May 2019, 11am - Noon</span></p> <p>This twenty-four week 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 19<sup>th</sup> to the 21<sup>th</sup> centuries. Throughout the course, temporary exhibitions will be examined alongside works from the Gallery’s collection. Fee €135. <em>Places can be booked from 1 August 2018 by telephoning 01 8735879 or email <a href="mailto:info@peoplescollege.ie">info@peoplescollege.ie</a></em></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Avenues into Modern & Contemporary Art</strong></p> <p><span>Saturday 6 October 2018 – Saturday 11 May 2019, 11am - Noon</span></p> <p>This twenty-four week 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 19<sup>th</sup> to the 21<sup>th</sup> centuries. Throughout the course, temporary exhibitions will be examined alongside works from the Gallery’s collection. Fee €135. <em>Places can be booked from 1 August 2018 by telephoning 01 8735879 or email <a href="mailto:info@peoplescollege.ie">info@peoplescollege.ie</a></em></p> <p> </p> Upcoming Programmes 2018-01-01T00:00:00+00:00 2018-01-01T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/lectures-past/2052-upcomingprogrammes <p>Details of upcoming education programmes including talks, lectures and film screenings can be viewed here <a href="lectures/forthcoming-lectures">http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/forthcoming-lectures</a></p> <p>Details of upcoming education programmes including talks, lectures and film screenings can be viewed here <a href="lectures/forthcoming-lectures">http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/forthcoming-lectures</a></p> Hugh Lane First Friday Culture Club 2018-02-02T00:00:00+00:00 2018-02-02T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/lectures/lectures-past/2021-firstfridaycultureclub Jessica O'Donnell jodonnell.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><span class="fontstyle0"><strong>Hugh Lane First Friday Culture Club</strong><br /></span><span class="fontstyle2">In collaboration with Dublin’s Culture Connects, the Gallery’s <em>First Friday Culture Club</em> offers the opportunity for engaging with the collection and temporary exhibitions in a fun and relaxed way.Talks take place on the first Friday of every month at 10.30am when we explore themes including looking at the Gallery's collection and temporary exhibitions. These special talks are followed by tea/coffee and further discussion. Free, although advanced booking is required as numbers are limited. If you would like to participate please email <a href="mailto:cultureclub@dublinscultureconnects.ie">cultureclub@dublinscultureconnects.ie</a></span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle0"><strong>Hugh Lane First Friday Culture Club</strong><br /></span><span class="fontstyle2">In collaboration with Dublin’s Culture Connects, the Gallery’s <em>First Friday Culture Club</em> offers the opportunity for engaging with the collection and temporary exhibitions in a fun and relaxed way.Talks take place on the first Friday of every month at 10.30am when we explore themes including looking at the Gallery's collection and temporary exhibitions. These special talks are followed by tea/coffee and further discussion. Free, although advanced booking is required as numbers are limited. If you would like to participate please email <a href="mailto:cultureclub@dublinscultureconnects.ie">cultureclub@dublinscultureconnects.ie</a></span></p>