Exhibition | Thinking About Blue Almonds

(Thinking About Blue Almonds) “Stay up late. Strange things happen when you’ve gone too far, been up too long, worked too hard, and you’re separated from the rest of the world” (Bruce Mau, The Incomplete Manifesto for Growth) Ormond Studios is pleased to present its annual member exhibition ‘Thinking About Blue Almonds’, featured as part […]

ARTIST TALKS | EMMA FINUCANE AND SAIDHBHÍN GIBSON

(Thinking About Blue Almonds) On April 10th, Ormond Studios has invited artists Emma Finucane and Saidhbhín Gibson to discuss their respective practices. This event is free but ticketed. Tickets can be booked through Eventbrite – https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/artists-talks-emma-finucane-and…   Images: Left: Emma Finucane, ‘Pelvis’, installation, Exhibition View: Mermaid Arts Centre, 2017/18 Right: Saidhbhín Gibson, ‘Peripheries’ – detail […]

Film Screening | Derek Jarman | BLUE

(Thinking About Blue Almonds) Thank you to all who attended our screening of Derek Jarman’s ‘Blue’ last night. The event is part of our mini series of events ‘Thinking About Blue Almonds’. On the evening we also distributed blue pamphlets with excerpts of Hélène Cixous’ text ‘Sorties’, which explores hierarchal, sociolinguistic structures of male/female gender […]

Event Series | Thinking About Blue Almonds

(Thinking About Blue Almonds) Ormond Studios is pleased to present ‘Thinking About Blue Almonds‘, a short series of events involving a film screening, artist dialogues, an exhibition, and a musical performance that revolve around different meanings and interpretations of the colour blue; melancholy, water, infinity, distance, night time etc. The title is taken from the […]

SEA Foundation visited Ormond Studios

  We had a lovely afternoon yesterday in the studios meeting with Riet van Gerven, Jan-Willem van Rijnberk and Valeria Ceregini from SEA Foundation, The Netherlands. They also gifted us with a beautiful handmade artist’s book by a SEA Foundation resident, Sidney Aelbrecht. We look forward to meeting them again and hopefully collaborating in the […]

November 17th Artist Talks: Nollaig Molloy, Dorota Borowa & Sarah Edmondson

Join us in our new space at 4 Ormond Quay for an evening of presentations and discussion with three emerging artists. Nollaig Molloy, an artist based in the west of Ireland, along with Dorota Borowa and Sarah Edmondson from Ormond Studios, will share their work and talk about their practice. Due to limited capacity, please […]

Ormond Studios are Relocating to a New Space at No. 4 Ormond Quay, Dublin 1

Ormond Studios, having spent 7 years at No. 6 Ormond Quay in the heart of Dublin City, are relocating to a new space approximately 20 feet westwards, to No. 4 Ormond Quay. While retaining our central location in close proximity to galleries and other cultural initiatives, the new space will enable Ormond Studios to continue […]

Ormond Studios Artist in Residence Screening at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham

Sinead Keogh, Ormond Studios current artist in residence, will be exhibiting her latest moving image piece ‘Dracula (Love Never Dies)’ at the Irish Museum of Modern Art on Saturday the 29th of October. It will be screened as part of event ‘Prohibition: The Beautiful and the Damned’. ‘Dracula (Love Never Dies)’ is commissioned by The […]

Project Residency: Sinead Keogh

Ormond Studios are pleased to award emerging artist Sinead Keogh the first ‘Project Residency’, a new addition to our programming. This award entails a fully subsidised short-term studio space, technical support and PR to enable the development of a piece of work, leading to a specific exhibition or commission. This residency offers time, space and equipment […]