Helen Mac Mahon – Eidolon, Platform Arts Belfast

Helen Mac Mahon’s exhibition ‘Eidolon’ will be opening in Platform Arts Belfast on Thursday the 1st of October from 6 to 9pm. The show will then run until the 24th of October. For more information see the Platform Arts website platformartsbelfast.com or the Facebook event page http://www.facebook.com/events/426527620885092/

Ormond Stew

‘Ormond Stew’ is influenced by the artistic practices of the members currently residing in Ormond Studios from the perspective of its newest members. The exhibition examines how practices can exist and influence each other in this artist-led initiative. It aims to challenge and reflect upon the creative atmosphere in such an environment, and is an […]

Helen Mac Mahon – ILLUSION on Tour, Petrosains Discovery Centre, Kuala Lumpur

Ormond member Helen Mac Mahon has work exhibited as part of ‘ILLUSION on Tour’, the Trinity College Science Gallery’s touring exhibition, at the Petrosains Discovery Centre in Kuala Lumpur. The show runs until December. ‘Petrosains, The Discovery Centre at Suria KLCC presents a new visiting exhibition – “Illusion”, an exhibition which offers an insight into […]

Steven Maybury & Helen Mac Mahon – Quantum Leap

Studio members Steven Maybury and Helen Mac Mahon will be exhibiting work in Quantum Leap as part of the brilliant Foundation15 in Tullamore. The festival runs from the 10th -25th September with a jam packed programme of art, music and theatre and an educational programme that will run alongside it. For more information see their […]

Camilla Hanney Awarded Graduate Residency 2015

We would like to thank every artist who took the time to apply for the Ormond Studio’s graduate residency. We received lots of really impressive submissions and the decision making process was not an easy one, however, a decision had to be made and we are delighted to announce that Camilla Hanney is the recipient […]

Jessica Kelly & Elisabeth Van Dam – LOVEDOLL

  A collaboration between dancer, sculptor, philosopher Elisabeth Van Dam and visual artist Jessica Kelly, who defines her video work simply as “moving images”, LOVEDOLL arose from the expressive figures of Van Dam’s autobiographical neon drawings. As the eponymous LOVEDOLL, she appears as a latter-day Faustian “Gretchen” singing her mad love for her madness making […]

Ormond Studios Announce Residency Opportunity For 2015 Graduates.

Ormond Studios is delighted to announce a residency opportunity for a 2015 graduate. The selected graduate will receive the use of a studio space from the 23rd of September to the 21st of October culminating with a solo exhibition at the end of the residency. In addition they will have peer support from studio members, […]

New members for Ormond Studios

Ormond Studios is delighted to be welcoming two new members – Steven Maybury and Eoin O’Dowd. Steven Maybury is a Dublin based artist who’s practice investigates the temporality of material. His focus is on our relationship with the temporary as a way to reflect upon the beauty and the energy rooted in the rhythms and […]

Helen Mac Mahon – ‘Profero’, Draíocht Theatre

Ormond member Helen Mac Mahons beautiful solo show ‘Profero’ will run in Draíocht from 8th May until 11th July. Review of the show http://www.draiocht.ie/blog/entry/des_kenny_reviews_helen_macmahon_profero The work in Profero is the result of a fascination with the phenomena of light, movement, perception and space. They are the result of observation and they function to reveal the artificial […]