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Circa-ish: The art and writings of John Kelly, an awkward bugger
“Circa-ish restores a much-needed critical voice to challenge the tame consensus that rules the discourse on Irish art.”
John P. O’Sullivan, Sunday Times Art and Literature Critic
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performances 29 September – 1 October
Orla Barry: Breaking Rainbows |  Temple Bar Gallery & Studios 
5 - 9 Temple Bar Dublin 2 | performances 29 September – 1 October  | to 2016-10-01
Orla Barry: Breaking Rainbows

Temple Bar Gallery & Studios
5 - 9 Temple Bar
Dublin 2
opening Saturday 1 October
Ruth Clinton and Niamh Moriarty: Time (Ireland) Act |  Sirius Arts Centre 
The Old Yacht Club Cobh, Co. Cork | opening Saturday 1 October | to 2016-10-30
Ruth Clinton and Niamh Moriarty: Time (Ireland) Act

Sirius Arts Centre
The Old Yacht Club
Cobh, Co. Cork
Next week and after
open from Monday 3 October
Pat Murphy: Portraits |  University Hospital Waterford | open from Monday 3 October | to 2016-11-02
Pat Murphy: Portraits

University Hospital
Waterford
open from Tuesday 4 October
Damn Fine Minds |  Garter Lane Arts Centre 
O'Connell Street Waterford | open from Tuesday 4 October | to 2016-10-29
Damn Fine Minds

Garter Lane Arts Centre
O'Connell Street
Waterford
opening Thursday 6 October
Orla Barry: Breaking Rainbows |  Temple Bar Gallery & Studios 
5 - 9 Temple Bar Dublin 2 | opening Thursday 6 October | to 2016-11-04
Orla Barry: Breaking Rainbows

Temple Bar Gallery & Studios
5 - 9 Temple Bar
Dublin 2
opening Thursday 6 October
David Sherry: Epiphany of Insignificance |  Golden Thread Gallery 
84-94 Great Patrick Street Belfast BT1 2LU | opening Thursday 6 October | to 2016-11-12
David Sherry: Epiphany of Insignificance

Golden Thread Gallery
84-94 Great Patrick Street
Belfast BT1 2LU
opening Friday 7 October
Aisling O’Beirn: Another Day in Futile Battle Against the 2nd Law |  Millennium Court Arts Centre 
William Street, Portadown Co. Armagh BT62 3NX | opening Friday 7 October | to 2016-11-23
Aisling O’Beirn: Another Day in Futile Battle Against the 2nd Law

Millennium Court Arts Centre
William Street, Portadown
Co. Armagh BT62 3NX
opening Saturday 8 October
Andres Serrano: Torture |  VOID 
Patrick Street Derry BT48 7EL | opening Saturday 8 October | to 2016-12-17
Andres Serrano: Torture

VOID
Patrick Street
Derry BT48 7EL
opening Tuesday 11 October
Michael Corrigan: Visions and Dreams |  Toradh Gallery 
Ashbourne Cultural Centre Ashbourne, Co. Meath | opening Tuesday 11 October | to 2016-11-02
Michael Corrigan: Visions and Dreams

Toradh Gallery
Ashbourne Cultural Centre
Ashbourne, Co. Meath
opening Thursday 13 October
Patrick Graham: Lullaby |  Hillsboro Fine Art 
49 Parnell Square West Dublin 1 | opening Thursday 13 October | to 2016-11-18
Patrick Graham: Lullaby

Hillsboro Fine Art
49 Parnell Square West
Dublin 1
Closing
closing Friday 30 September
Curator’s Choice: Gerry O’Mahony |  Hunt Museum 
The Custom House Rutland Street Limerick | closing Friday 30 September | to 2016-09-30
Curator’s Choice: Gerry O’Mahony

Hunt Museum
The Custom House
Rutland Street
Limerick
closing Friday 30 September
Additions 2016 |  Bourn Vincent Gallery 
University Of Limerick Foundation Building Plassey, Limerick | closing Friday 30 September | to 2016-09-30
Additions 2016

Bourn Vincent Gallery
University Of Limerick
Foundation Building
Plassey, Limerick
closing Saturday 1 October
Urbis Felicitas – A Celebration of Mountjoy Square |  Graphic Studio Gallery 
off Cope Street Temple Bar, Dublin 2 | closing Saturday 1 October | to 2016-10-01
Urbis Felicitas – A Celebration of Mountjoy Square

Graphic Studio Gallery
off Cope Street
Temple Bar, Dublin 2
closing Sunday 2 October
The Artist as Witness in Society: Collection |  Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane 
Parnell Square North Dublin 1  | closing Sunday 2 October | to 2016-10-02
The Artist as Witness in Society: Collection

Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
Parnell Square North
Dublin 1
closing Sunday 2 October
Alan Phelan: Our Kind |  Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane 
Parnell Square North Dublin 1  | closing Sunday 2 October | to 2016-10-02
Alan Phelan: Our Kind

Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
Parnell Square North
Dublin 1
closing Sunday 2 October
High Treason: Roger Casement |  Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane 
Parnell Square North Dublin 1  | closing Sunday 2 October | to 2016-10-02
High Treason: Roger Casement

Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
Parnell Square North
Dublin 1
closing Sunday 2 October
Claire Halpin: Glomar Response |  Olivier Cornet Gallery 
3 Great Denmark Street (beside Belvedere College) Dublin 1 | closing Sunday 2 October | to 2016-10-02
Claire Halpin: Glomar Response

Olivier Cornet Gallery
3 Great Denmark Street
(beside Belvedere College)
Dublin 1
closing Wednesday 5 October
Bad (L)attitudes: Reassessing Finnish Femininity |  Galway Arts Centre 
47 Dominick Street Galway | closing Wednesday 5 October | to 2016-10-05
Bad (L)attitudes: Reassessing Finnish Femininity

Galway Arts Centre
47 Dominick Street
Galway
closing Wednesday 5 October
I like to eat with my hands |  Wexford Arts Centre 
Cornmarket Wexford | closing Wednesday 5 October | to 2016-10-05
I like to eat with my hands

Wexford Arts Centre
Cornmarket
Wexford
Continuing
continuing to Friday 30 September
Shiro Masuyama: How disability made me an artist |  ADF Gallery 
109 - 113 Royal Avenue Belfast BT1 1FF | continuing to Friday 30 September | to 2016-09-30
Shiro Masuyama: How disability made me an artist

ADF Gallery
109 - 113 Royal Avenue
Belfast BT1 1FF
continuing to Saturday 1 October
Robert Anderson, Laura Eldret, and Florian Roithmayr: Foreign Objects |  Centre for Contemporary Art (CCA) 
5-7 Artillery Street Derry~Londonderry BT48 6RG  | continuing to Saturday 1 October | to 2016-10-01
Robert Anderson, Laura Eldret, and Florian Roithmayr: Foreign Objects

Centre for Contemporary Art (CCA)
5-7 Artillery Street
Derry~Londonderry BT48 6RG
continuing to Saturday 8 October
Jane Fogarty | Mark Swords: Mystery Ewer |  ArtBox 
Unit 3, James Joyce Street Dublin 1 | continuing to Saturday 8 October | to 2016-10-08
Jane Fogarty | Mark Swords: Mystery Ewer

ArtBox
Unit 3, James Joyce Street
Dublin 1
continuing to Saturday 8 October
Tim Scott: Sculpture & Drawings |  Hillsboro Fine Art 
49 Parnell Square West Dublin 1 | continuing to Saturday 8 October | to 2016-10-08
Tim Scott: Sculpture & Drawings

Hillsboro Fine Art
49 Parnell Square West
Dublin 1
continuing to Saturday 8 October
Nevan Lahart: Disguise the Limit |  Kevin Kavanagh 
Chancery Lane Dublin 8 | continuing to Saturday 8 October | to 2016-10-08
Nevan Lahart: Disguise the Limit

Kevin Kavanagh
Chancery Lane
Dublin 8
continuing to Saturday 8 October
Ann Quinn: The Place Where I Stand to Look out over This World |  Taylor Galleries 
16 Kildare Street Dublin 2 | continuing to Saturday 8 October | to 2016-10-08
Ann Quinn: The Place Where I Stand to Look out over This World

Taylor Galleries
16 Kildare Street
Dublin 2
continuing to Sunday 9 October
Michael Snow: The Viewing of Six New Works |  Butler Gallery 
Kilkenny Castle Kilkenny | continuing to Sunday 9 October | to 2016-10-09
Michael Snow: The Viewing of Six New Works

Butler Gallery
Kilkenny Castle
Kilkenny
continuing to Sunday 9 October
Adaptation |  Farmleigh Gallery 
Farmleigh, Castleknock Dublin 15 | continuing to Sunday 9 October | to 2016-10-09
Adaptation

Farmleigh Gallery
Farmleigh, Castleknock
Dublin 15
continuing to Tuesday 11 October
Martin Parr: So near and so far: Roscommon in the 1980’s. |  Roscommon Arts Centre 
Circular Road Roscommon Town | continuing to Tuesday 11 October | to 2016-10-11
Martin Parr: So near and so far: Roscommon in the 1980’s.

Roscommon Arts Centre
Circular Road
Roscommon Town
continuing to Friday 14 October
Picturing Derry, A Selection |  Regional Cultural Centre 
Port Road, Letterkenny Co. Donegal | continuing to Friday 14 October | to 2016-10-14
Picturing Derry, A Selection

Regional Cultural Centre
Port Road, Letterkenny
Co. Donegal
continuing to Saturday 15 October
Uncover |  Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre 
Skibbereen Co Cork | continuing to Saturday 15 October | to 2016-10-15
Uncover

Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre
Skibbereen
Co Cork
continuing to Saturday 15 October
Leah Beggs: Finding Time |  Solomon Fine Art 
Balfe Street Dublin 2 | continuing to Saturday 15 October | to 2016-10-15
Leah Beggs: Finding Time

Solomon Fine Art
Balfe Street
Dublin 2
continuing to Saturday 15 October
Fergus Martin: New Work |  Green on Red Gallery 
Spencer Dock Park Lane, Dublin 1 | continuing to Saturday 15 October | to 2016-10-15
Fergus Martin: New Work

Green on Red Gallery
Spencer Dock
Park Lane, Dublin 1
continuing to Sunday 16 October
Fergal McCarthy: Take Me To The River |  VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art 
Old Dublin Road, Carlow | continuing to Sunday 16 October | to 2016-10-16
Fergal McCarthy: Take Me To The River

VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art
Old Dublin Road, Carlow
continuing to Sunday 16 October
Keith Wilson: Calendar |  Metropolitan Arts Centre (The MAC) 
10 Exchange Street West Belfast BT1 2NJ | continuing to Sunday 16 October | to 2016-10-16
Keith Wilson: Calendar

Metropolitan Arts Centre (The MAC)
10 Exchange Street West
Belfast BT1 2NJ
continuing to Sunday 16 October
David Hockney: I draw, I do |  Metropolitan Arts Centre (The MAC) 
10 Exchange Street West Belfast BT1 2NJ | continuing to Sunday 16 October | to 2016-10-16
David Hockney: I draw, I do

Metropolitan Arts Centre (The MAC)
10 Exchange Street West
Belfast BT1 2NJ
continuing to Sunday 16 October
Sean Lynch: Adventure Capital |  Golden Thread Gallery 
84-94 Great Patrick Street Belfast BT1 2LU | continuing to Sunday 16 October | to 2016-10-16
Sean Lynch: Adventure Capital

Golden Thread Gallery
84-94 Great Patrick Street
Belfast BT1 2LU
continuing to Sunday 16 October
Barbara Knezevic: The Last Thing on Earth |  Metropolitan Arts Centre (The MAC) 
10 Exchange Street West Belfast BT1 2NJ | continuing to Sunday 16 October | to 2016-10-16
Barbara Knezevic: The Last Thing on Earth

Metropolitan Arts Centre (The MAC)
10 Exchange Street West
Belfast BT1 2NJ
continuing to Sunday 16 October
Enda Bowe: At Mirrored River |  VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art 
Old Dublin Road, Carlow | continuing to Sunday 16 October | to 2016-10-16
Enda Bowe: At Mirrored River

VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art
Old Dublin Road, Carlow
continuing to Sunday 16 October
The Nine Stones Artists: The Possibilities of Place |  VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art 
Old Dublin Road, Carlow | continuing to Sunday 16 October | to 2016-10-16
The Nine Stones Artists: The Possibilities of Place

VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art
Old Dublin Road, Carlow
continuing to Sunday 16 October
Frances Hegarty and Andrew Stone: Ex Machina |  VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art 
Old Dublin Road, Carlow | continuing to Sunday 16 October | to 2016-10-16
Frances Hegarty and Andrew Stone: Ex Machina

VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art
Old Dublin Road, Carlow
continuing to Wednesday 19 October
Loose Ends: Willie Doherty |  Kerlin Gallery 
Anne's Lane South Anne Street, Dublin 2 | continuing to Wednesday 19 October | to 2016-10-19
Loose Ends: Willie Doherty

Kerlin Gallery
Anne's Lane
South Anne Street, Dublin 2
deadline 20 October 2016
Opportunity: Cork City North West Quarter Regeneration |  National Sculpture Factory 
Albert Road Cork City |  deadline 20 October 2016 | to 2016-10-20
Opportunity: Cork City North West Quarter Regeneration

National Sculpture Factory
Albert Road
Cork City
continuing to Friday 21 October
Niamh McCann: Just Left Of Copernicus (The Pastoral) |  Solstice Arts Centre 
Railway Street Navan County Meath | continuing to Friday 21 October | to 2016-10-21
Niamh McCann: Just Left Of Copernicus (The Pastoral)

Solstice Arts Centre
Railway Street
Navan
County Meath
continuing to Friday 21 October
Aileen Hamilton |  Solstice Arts Centre 
Railway Street Navan County Meath | continuing to Friday 21 October | to 2016-10-21
Aileen Hamilton

Solstice Arts Centre
Railway Street
Navan
County Meath
continuing to Saturday 22 October
Darek Fortas: Skene |  RUA RED 
South Dublin Arts Centre Tallaght, Dublin 24 | continuing to Saturday 22 October | to 2016-10-22
Darek Fortas: Skene

RUA RED
South Dublin Arts Centre
Tallaght, Dublin 24
continuing to Saturday 22 October
Kevin Lindsay: Prelude (A Little Site Music) |  RUA RED 
South Dublin Arts Centre Tallaght, Dublin 24 | continuing to Saturday 22 October | to 2016-10-22
Kevin Lindsay: Prelude (A Little Site Music)

RUA RED
South Dublin Arts Centre
Tallaght, Dublin 24
continuing to Sunday 23 October
Paul Gregg: Inductive Probability |  Royal Hibernian Academy 
15 Ely Place, Dublin 2 | continuing to Sunday 23 October | to 2016-10-23
Paul Gregg: Inductive Probability

Royal Hibernian Academy
15 Ely Place, Dublin 2
continuing to Sunday 23 October
Maria McKinney: Sire |  Royal Hibernian Academy 
15 Ely Place, Dublin 2 | continuing to Sunday 23 October | to 2016-10-23
Maria McKinney: Sire

Royal Hibernian Academy
15 Ely Place, Dublin 2
continuing to Sunday 23 October
Brian Hegarty: I’ll Be Your Mirror |  Royal Hibernian Academy 
15 Ely Place, Dublin 2 | continuing to Sunday 23 October | to 2016-10-23
Brian Hegarty: I’ll Be Your Mirror

Royal Hibernian Academy
15 Ely Place, Dublin 2
continuing to Friday 28 October
Patrick Graham: Lullaby |  Luan Gallery 
Custume Place Athlone Co. Westmeath | continuing to Friday 28 October | to 2016-10-28
Patrick Graham: Lullaby

Luan Gallery
Custume Place
Athlone
Co. Westmeath
continuing to Saturday 29 October
Perceptions 2016: The Art of Citizenship |  Crawford Art Gallery 
Emmet Place Cork | continuing to Saturday 29 October | to 2016-10-29
Perceptions 2016: The Art of Citizenship

Crawford Art Gallery
Emmet Place
Cork
continuing to Saturday 29 October
John Byrne: Would You Die for Ireland? |  Garter Lane Arts Centre 
O'Connell Street Waterford | continuing to Saturday 29 October | to 2016-10-29
John Byrne: Would You Die for Ireland?

Garter Lane Arts Centre
O'Connell Street
Waterford
continuing to Saturday 29 October
Helen G Blake |  Mermaid Arts Centre 
Main Street, Bray Co. Wicklow | continuing to Saturday 29 October | to 2016-10-29
Helen G Blake

Mermaid Arts Centre
Main Street, Bray
Co. Wicklow
continuing to Saturday 29 October
Perceptions 2016: The Art of Citizenship |  CIT Wandesford Quay Gallery 
Cork | continuing to Saturday 29 October | to 2016-10-29
Perceptions 2016: The Art of Citizenship

CIT Wandesford Quay Gallery
Cork
continuing to Sunday 30 October
Michael McLoughlin: Cumann: An Audio Map of Limerick |  Limerick City Gallery of Art 
Pery Square, Limerick | continuing to Sunday 30 October | to 2016-10-30
Michael McLoughlin: Cumann: An Audio Map of Limerick

Limerick City Gallery of Art
Pery Square, Limerick
continuing to Sunday 30 October
Paul Murnaghan: All mountains are moving |  Limerick City Gallery of Art 
Pery Square, Limerick | continuing to Sunday 30 October | to 2016-10-30
Paul Murnaghan: All mountains are moving

Limerick City Gallery of Art
Pery Square, Limerick
continuing to Monday 31 October
Coming Soon Libraries NI |  Various libraries Belfast | continuing to Monday 31 October | to 2016-10-31
Coming Soon Libraries NI

Various libraries
Belfast
continuing to Friday 4 November
Marie Hanlon: Off Centre |  Droichead Arts Centre 
Stockwell Street Drogheda County Louth | continuing to Friday 4 November | to 2016-11-04
Marie Hanlon: Off Centre

Droichead Arts Centre
Stockwell Street
Drogheda
County Louth
continuing to Saturday 5 November
Lines of Negotiation: Mapping the Land |  Municipal Gallery 
dlr LexIcon Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin | continuing to Saturday 5 November | to 2016-11-05
Lines of Negotiation: Mapping the Land

Municipal Gallery
dlr LexIcon
Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin
continuing to Wednesday 9 November
Jane Locke: Tales from a Green Post Box |  The LAB 
Foley Street Dublin 1 | continuing to Wednesday 9 November | to 2016-11-09
Jane Locke: Tales from a Green Post Box

The LAB
Foley Street
Dublin 1
continuing to Wednesday 9 November
Vanessa Donoso López: to swallow a ball |  The LAB 
Foley Street Dublin 1 | continuing to Wednesday 9 November | to 2016-11-09
Vanessa Donoso López: to swallow a ball

The LAB
Foley Street
Dublin 1
continuing to Sunday 20 November
Charles Haughey: Power, Politics and Public Image |  Hunt Museum 
The Custom House Rutland Street Limerick | continuing to Sunday 20 November | to 2016-11-20
Charles Haughey: Power, Politics and Public Image

Hunt Museum
The Custom House
Rutland Street
Limerick
continuing to Sunday 27 November
Willie Doherty: ‘Remains’ 2013 |  Irish Museum of Modern Art 
Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin 8 | continuing to Sunday 27 November | to 2016-11-27
Willie Doherty: ‘Remains’ 2013

Irish Museum of Modern Art
Royal Hospital
Kilmainham, Dublin 8
continuous
An Introduction to Work and Energy |  Meeting House Square Temple Bar, Dublin |  continuous | to 2016-12-31
An Introduction to Work and Energy

Meeting House Square
Temple Bar, Dublin
continuing to Sunday 8 January 2017
IMMA Collection: A Decade |  Irish Museum of Modern Art 
Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin 8 | continuing to Sunday 8 January 2017 | to 2017-01-08
IMMA Collection: A Decade

Irish Museum of Modern Art
Royal Hospital
Kilmainham, Dublin 8
continuing to Sunday 22 January 2017
Sven Augustijnen: The Metronome Bursts of Automatic Fire Seep Through the Dawn Mist Like Muffled Drums and We Know It for What It Is |  Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane 
Parnell Square North Dublin 1  | continuing to Sunday 22 January 2017 | to 2017-01-22
Sven Augustijnen: The Metronome Bursts of Automatic Fire Seep Through the Dawn Mist Like Muffled Drums and We Know It for What It Is

Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
Parnell Square North
Dublin 1
January 2017
Historica – Republican Aesthetics: Invited Curator Sumesh Sharma |  Irish Museum of Modern Art 
Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin 8 |  January 2017 | to 2017-01-31
Historica – Republican Aesthetics: Invited Curator Sumesh Sharma

Irish Museum of Modern Art
Royal Hospital
Kilmainham, Dublin 8
January 2017
The Plough and other stars: Invited Curator Kate Strain |  Irish Museum of Modern Art 
Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin 8 |  January 2017 | to 2017-01-31
The Plough and other stars: Invited Curator Kate Strain

Irish Museum of Modern Art
Royal Hospital
Kilmainham, Dublin 8
January 2017
Jaki Irvine: If the Ground Should Open… |  Irish Museum of Modern Art 
Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin 8 |  January 2017 | to 2017-01-31
Jaki Irvine: If the Ground Should Open…

Irish Museum of Modern Art
Royal Hospital
Kilmainham, Dublin 8
continuing to Wednesday 15 February 2017
Annie O’Ne: Canthus |  Crawford Art Gallery 
Emmet Place Cork | continuing to Wednesday 15 February 2017 | to 2017-02-15
Annie O’Ne: Canthus

Crawford Art Gallery
Emmet Place
Cork
continuing to Sunday 26 February 2017
The Hennessy Art Fund for IMMA Collection |  Irish Museum of Modern Art 
Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin 8 | continuing to Sunday 26 February 2017 | to 2017-02-26
The Hennessy Art Fund for IMMA Collection

Irish Museum of Modern Art
Royal Hospital
Kilmainham, Dublin 8
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