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In recent years Dublin has suffered the effects of an economic downturn, including unemployment, emigration and the closure of many of its once bustling shops and restaurants. Housing is less expensive than it was during the booming Celtic Tiger years, from the late 1990s until 2008, but in 2013 pri...

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Emil Nolde: Colour is Life

14 Feb-10 June. The National Gallery of Ireland presents an exhibition dedicated to the German Expressionist artist Emil Nolde (1867-1956), in collaboration with the Scottish National Gallery of Moder...
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Good Morning Mister Turner

1-31 January. The National Gallery of Ireland holds its annual tribute to the groundbreaking English landscape artist Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775-1851) whose oils and watercolours are seen as...
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Francisco Goya: The Disasters of War

6 Oct-21 Jan. Dublin's Chester Beatty Library displays 40 prints from the Disasters of War series by Spanish master Francisco Goya (1746-1828). The library owns the entire collection of 80 prints fro...
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For the Love of Art

25 Oct-14 Jan. The National Gallery of Ireland offers a comprehensive overview of the work of Irish-born artist Frederic William Burton (1816-1900) who is best known for his highly-finished 1864 wat...
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Aftermath: The War Landscapes of William Orpen

11 Nov-11 Feb. Dublin artist Garrett Phelan has been commissioned by the National Gallery of Ireland to produce artwork in response to William Orpen’s experience as official war artist for Britain in...
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Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and Rivalry

17 June-17 Sept. Exhibition focusing on the network of relationships between Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675) and Dutch genre painters between 1650 and 1675, providing insights into the artists' mutual ad...
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Michelle Rogers: Tread Softly

16-23 June. Rathfarnham Castle presents a mid-career retrospective dedicated to the work of Rome-based Irish artist Michelle Rogers. The exhibition, a comprehensive look at 25 years of Rogers' pain...
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Hennessy Portrait Prize

26 Nov-26 March. The Hennessy Portrait Prize, an annual competition now in its third year, is designed to stimulate interest in contemporary portraiture as well as raise the profile of the National Po...
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Turner: The Vaughan Bequest

1-31 Jan. The National Gallery of Ireland presents its annual tribute to groundbreaking British landscape artist Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775-1851) whose oils and watercolours are seen as the R...
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Eclectic Images: Recent Acquisitions 2011-2016

13 Aug–7 Dec. The National Gallery of Ireland presents an eclectic display of prints and drawings that it has acquired over the last five years. Divided in two parts, the first section of the exhi...
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Leonardo da Vinci: Ten Drawings from the Royal Collection

4 May-17 July. As the title suggests, ten drawings by Leonardo da Vinci on loan from the Royal Collection in London are presented at Ireland's National Gallery in Dublin. Exhibition organisers say the...
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Turner: The Vaughan Bequest

1-31 Jan. The National Gallery of Ireland presents its annual tribute to groundbreaking British landscape artist Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775-1851) whose oils and watercolours are seen as the R...
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Sir Hugh Lane, a centenary perspective

17 Oct-17 Jan. The life and towering legacy of art dealer Sir Hugh Lane (1875-1915) is examined with a display of art works and archival material at the National Gallery of Ireland, on the centenary o...
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Sean Scully at the National Gallery of Ireland

The National Gallery of Ireland marks the 70th birthday of acclaimed Irish painter and printmaker Sean Scully. One of the world's leading contemporary abstract artists, Scully is best known for his...
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Passion & Persuasion: Images of Baroque Saints

The National Gallery focuses on saints from baroque paintings, by drawing on its collection of Italian, Spanish and Flemish artists including Giordano, Mattia Preti, Jordaens, Guercino and Domenichino...
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Turner: The Vaughan Bequest

The National Gallery of Ireland presents its annual January exhibition of watercolours by English Romantic landscape painter JMW Turner (1775-1851). The gallery's Vaughan Bequest comprises 31 of Tu...
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Dorothy Cross: Trove

The work of Irish artist Dorothy Cross is the subject of an exhibition that examines her career from the late 1980s to the present day. The 45 works on display come from international museums and p...
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Marie-Louise Martin: paths - i sentieri

The United Arts Club hosts an exhibition of new drawings, etchings and dry-point prints by the Irish fine art printmaker Marie-Louise Martin, who is based between Dublin and Tuscany. Martin is one...
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Chester Beatty's A to Z: from Amulet to Zodiac

The Chester Beatty offers an A-Z checklist of its treasures, providing visitors with a broad insight into the library's wide-ranging and valuable collection. This curators’ choice show featur...
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Conversations

The Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) presents a diverse selection of works from its collection based on the concept of dialogue, allowing for "conversations" to take place between artists of varying...
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