Culture Night 2019 at Ormond Art Studios

Last night we celebrated Culture Night 2019 by opening our doors to the public! We had a record breaking number of visitors, and all really enjoyed the opportunity to share our work and have some really great conversations. Thank you so much to everyone who came out! Thanks to studio member Deirdre Brennan for theseContinue reading “Culture Night 2019 at Ormond Art Studios”

Conor Nolan | Underneath The Bridge | National Gallery of Ireland Print Collection

Congratulations to studio member Conor Nolan, whose piece “Underneath the Bridge” has been purchased by the National Gallery of Ireland for their print collection. Conor’s piece is a part of the Damn Fine Print Liffey Swim Collection: a series of nine screen prints by different artists, each celebrating the 100th Liffey Swim.

Clare Lyons | Life in Still Life | OPW State Art Collection Touring Exhibition

Congrats to member Clare Lyons whose print ‘bouquet’ which is held in the OPW State Art Collection will be featuring in this year’s North South joint touring exhibition with OPW and Department of Finance, Belfast (DoF) which is focusing on the theme of Still Life. It is entitled ‘Life in Still Life’ and has beenContinue reading “Clare Lyons | Life in Still Life | OPW State Art Collection Touring Exhibition”

Olivia Normile | St. Patrick’s Park Lodge | Dublin City Arts Office Residency

This month we welcome Olivia Normile back to the studio following a 3 month residency on the grounds of St. Patrick’s Park with Dublin City Arts Office. During the residency she explored the performative details in her work through interpretive scoring and sculptural ‘props’.

Conor Nolan | Boon Art Exhibition | Studio 39 Launch

Upcoming exhibition featuring new work from Conor Nolan! “Boon” is an art exhibition and celebration of the birth of a new creative space in Dublin called Studio 39. Boon: noun (usually singular) something that is very helpful and improves the quality of life. eg: the route will be a boon to many travellers “Boon” isContinue reading “Conor Nolan | Boon Art Exhibition | Studio 39 Launch”

DEIRDRE BRENNAN | PORTRAIT OF HUMANITY BOOK | BJP ONLINE

Congratulations again to Deirdre Brennan for being selected to be published in the Portrait of Humanity book. Portrait of Humanity is a new global initiative by 1854 Media, publisher of British Journal of Photography, in partnership with Magnum Photos. Portrait of Humanity serves as a timely reminder, that despite our many differences, we are ableContinue reading “DEIRDRE BRENNAN | PORTRAIT OF HUMANITY BOOK | BJP ONLINE”

Alex Keatinge | Graduate Residency Award Winner 2019

Congratulations to Alex Keatinge who has been selected to receive our Graduate Residency Award for this coming September. Alex will receive a studio residency and peer mentoring in Ormond Art Studios for the month and all of this will culminate in a solo exhibition in the Ormond Art Studios Project Space. Alex says: “My practiceContinue reading “Alex Keatinge | Graduate Residency Award Winner 2019”

Deirdre Brennan | Moscow International Foto Awards

Studio Member Deirdre Brennan’s portrait of John Byrne and his dogs was awarded bronze in the Fine Art Portrait Category of The Moscow International Foto Awards. The exhibition will take place at the Moscow Photocenter from Wednesday 19th of June till Sunday 23rd of June. This portrait is from Deirdre’s long term photography project “Following Ulysses” andContinue reading “Deirdre Brennan | Moscow International Foto Awards”