Studio member Hazel Egan is exhibiting a solo exhibition, ‘Lull‘, at the Hamilton Gallery, Sligo. Hazel is joint-winner of the ‘Hamilton Gallery Award’ which was granted at ‘The Model presents Cairde Visual‘ in 2017. The exhibition opened on the 7th June and continues until 28th July 2018. Image: ‘3 hours later’, painted clay For more […]
(Thinking About Blue Almonds) Chloe Brenan, Avalanches, Starlings, Gnats, digitised photograms on photo rag The displayed images are part of a larger series of images that explores the micro materiality of both the spoken and written word. The series takes text from Virginia Woolf’s novel To the Lighthouse as a kind of ‘ready made’, photographing […]
Congratulations to studio member Sarah Edmondson who was recently awarded The Progressive Vision Curtin O’Donoghue Emerging Photographic Award for Self Portrait aged 32, after Caravaggio at the RHA 188th Annual Exhibition awards ceremony. The work will be on view at the RHA from 22nd May – 11th August 2018.
A Meddlesome Meeting is a solo show by Sarah Wren Wilson at the Sunburst Gallery in the Ards Art Centre, Newtownards. Opening Night: Thursday 31st May, 7-9pm. Duration: 1st – 30th June 2018. Sprouting Confusion, Sarah Wren Wilson, (2018) plaster and pigment, 50x40cm. A Meddlesome Meeting is an exhibition that considers the role of painting […]
(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 […]
Studio member Deirdre Brennan’s photographic coverage of the 8th Amendment will be featured in a slide show presentation at ‘Palm Springs Photo Festival’ on Wednesday 9th May. For more information, check out the ‘Palm Springs Photo Festival’ website here: http://2018.palmspringsphotofestival.com
Helen Mac Mahon, 2017 awardee of the Ormond Studios ‘Project Residency’, is currently exhibiting work at ‘Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions’ (LACE Gallery), California. The work is called ‘Audacia’ and was made while on residency at Ormond Studios. It depicts the cymatic imaging of the female voice and attempts to connect womens gaining of suffrage in […]
(Thinking About Blue Almonds) ‘Thinking About Blue Almonds’ exhibition statement and pamphlets printed on blue paper.
(Thinking About Blue Almonds) Ormond Studios would like to thank everyone who came to the opening of our exhibition, ‘Thinking About Blue Almonds’, on Thursday 12th April. It was a lovely evening! The exhibition continues until Thursday 19th April. Opening hours are 12-4pm. All are welcome! Image credit: Deirdre Brennan
(Thinking About Blue Almonds) Ormond Studios would like to thank Emma Finucane and Saidhbhín Gibson for discussing their artistic practices as part of our event series, ‘Thinking About Blue Almonds’. Both artists responded to the thematics of the event series, the title of which is taken from the Polish phrase for day dreaming, ‘myśleć o niebieskich […]