Avril Corroon nominated for Plastik Award

Our favourite Nike Air clad graduate residency 2014 winner Avril Corroon has been shortlisted for the Plastik award for artists working with the moving image. She was nominated for the piece she created during her residency with Ormond last year, ‘JUST DO IT’. It will be screened along with the other selected works in theContinue reading “Avril Corroon nominated for Plastik Award”

Helen Mac Mahon – ILLUSION, Discovery Place, Carolina

Ormond member Helen Mac Mahon will have work in ‘ILLUSION’, the Science Gallery’s touring exhibition that opens in Discovery Place, Charlotte, Carolina tomorrow. ‘ILLUSION is a perception-shattering insight into the human mind, playfully combining the techniques used by magicians and explored by psychologists. ILLUSION shows that what we perceive is often radically different from theContinue reading “Helen Mac Mahon – ILLUSION, Discovery Place, Carolina”

James Ó HAodha at the Good Hatchery

Ormond member James Ó HAodha has been announced as one of the 13 artists to be selected as members for The Good Hatchery in Offaly for 2015! The Good Hatchery, Daingean, Co. Offaly. The Good Hatchery is happy to announce an exciting group of new members and winner of the Alloy prize to a recentContinue reading “James Ó HAodha at the Good Hatchery”

Happy 2015 from all at Ormond Studios

Happy New Year to you all from everyone in Ormond Studios! 2014 was a great year and we would like to thank you for all the support and encouragement throughout. We also want to wish departing member Deborah Smith (and associate member Jack) all the best with her future endeavours, and to welcome new memberContinue reading “Happy 2015 from all at Ormond Studios”

Garry Loughlin – ‘Between Spaces’ Book Launch

Ormond Studios is delighted to be the venue for the launch of Garry Loughlin’s new book ‘Between Spaces’ featuring landscape and portrait photographs taken in 2013 when Garry decided to cycle nearly 8000km from New York to San Francisco, which took a period of 6 months. “In 2013, I decided to cycle nearly 8000km fromContinue reading “Garry Loughlin – ‘Between Spaces’ Book Launch”

James Ó hAodha – ‘OUT’ at Ormond Studios five year anniversary, Exhibition II

Ormond Studios is celebrating five years supporting emerging practices with Exhibition II, open now until Tuesday 11th, 12pm – 5pm daily. This second show features new and existing work from eleven Ormond members, past and present. For a full list of artists see our event page at: https://www.facebook.com/events/382630718561829/ For those who missed the opening, James Ó hAodha’sContinue reading “James Ó hAodha – ‘OUT’ at Ormond Studios five year anniversary, Exhibition II”

Kieran Gallagher – Virtually There symposium

Ormond Studios member, Kieran Gallagher, representing St Oliver’s community school Drogheda, was part of a panel of invited speakers discussing different perspectives from the arts and education sectors at the Virtually There symposium on the 16th of October. Kids’ Own and Visual Art Education in Mary Immaculate College, Limerick, hosted the national symposium for theContinue reading “Kieran Gallagher – Virtually There symposium”

Origins 2014 – Rachel Marum

Ormond member Rachel Marum will be exhibiting work in ‘Origins 2014’ in Lismore Castle Arts annual graduate exhibition. The show opens on Friday the 24th of October. For more information, see the Facebook event page – https://www.facebook.com/events/329032740603464/