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.
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”
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’.
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”
Damn Fine Print presents the launch of an amazing new show to celebrate the 100th Liffey Swim. The exhibition featuring studio member Conor Nolan runs until the 13th August at Om Diva on Drury Street.
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”
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”
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”
Congratulations to current member Clare Lyons who has won the Single Images Category of #FotoRoomOPEN | Espace Jörg Brockmann Edition. You can read about her win here.
Dog Days was made my member Conor Nolan as an experimental personal project earlier this year. The book was conceived during a period of creative block at the end of 2018, when walking his dog served as a release from creative frustration for Nolan. The 16-page risograph printed book uses simple sequencing, isolation of elementsContinue reading “Conor Nolan | Dog Days Zine”