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 genderContinue reading “Film Screening | Derek Jarman | BLUE”

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 theContinue reading “Event Series | Thinking About Blue Almonds”

Chloe Brenan | Telluric | Cotton Court Gallery Belfast

Studio member Chloe Brenan is participating in group exhibition ‘Telluric’ at Cotton Court Gallery, Belfast. The show features elements of work generated throughout her recent residency at Digital Art Studios. Preview takes place this evening and show continues until October 14th 2017. https://digitalartsstudios.com/events/telluric

Hazel Egan | High Tide | Dunamise Arts Centre Portlaoise

    Studio member Hazel Egans’ solo exhibition ‘High Tide’ is currently running in the Dunamise Arts Centre in Portlaoise and runs until Sunday 27th August. There is a reception this evening (Wednesday, 24th August) at 7pm with guest speaker and former Ormond studio member Nessa Darcy. http://visualartists.ie/listings/leinster-listings/high-tide-hazel-egan-at-dunamaise-arts-centre/

Chloe Brenan|44AD Gallery, Bath UK

Studio member Chloe Brenan is exhibiting work as part of ’Law of Identity’ group exhibition at 44AD in Bath, UK. The exhibition is curated by international curator by Nina Jesih who has selected artwork responses from across the world, representing what identity means to different individuals. ‘I am not one and simple, but complex andContinue reading “Chloe Brenan|44AD Gallery, Bath UK”

Studio Member Sarah Edmondson exhibits at TaKt Gallery, Berlin

Sarah Edmondson is participating in group exhibition ‘In the Mind’s Eye’, at TaKt Gallery, Friedrichshain, Berlin.  Exhibition curated by Isolde Krams and is the result of a month long residency in July 2016.’In the Mind’s Eye’ continues until September 25th.   Die Plattenbauten, installation, acrylic on plaster blocks and a two part video projection, w/ sound, 4 minContinue reading “Studio Member Sarah Edmondson exhibits at TaKt Gallery, Berlin”

Wayward Fruit Tree, Group Exhibition Opening 15.09.16 Ormond Studios

Wayward Fruit Tree Dorota Borowa, Chloe Brenan, Niamh Coffey, Nessa Darcy, Sarah Edmondson, Kieran Gallagher, Mary-Jo Gilligan, Jessica Kelly, Helen Mac Mahon and Keshet Zur. Preview 15.09.16 (6-8pm) Culture Night 16.09.16 (5-11pm) Saturday 17.09.16 (2-5pm)   “Do the books that writers don’t write matter? It’s easy to forget them, to assume the apocryphal bibliography mustContinue reading “Wayward Fruit Tree, Group Exhibition Opening 15.09.16 Ormond Studios”

Laura Poff -There is nothing more…

There is Nothing More… There is Nothing More… is the first solo exhibition by Laura Poff. Her practice is predominantly drawing based and also encompasses sculpture and installation. Through repetitive methods and actions, she creates works that endeavour to evoke something of the meditative state involved in their construction. She references organic forms and patterns,Continue reading “Laura Poff -There is nothing more…”