Earth Rising: Eco Art Festival, IMMA Campus
Earth Rising is a vibrant new Eco Art Festival celebrating people, place and planet taking place across the IMMA Campus this October. Presenting over 70 contributors, artist commissions, a dynamic talks programme, Seed STUDIO, and showcasing a stunning Built to Disappear eco pavilion, alongside an eclectic live music line-up and food stalls. This promises to be an engaging and enjoyable free day out for everyone.
Over the three days artists, architects, storytellers, biologists, performers, designers, musicians and filmmakers will combine inspiring artistic interventions and civic exploration of eco creativity, with workshops, talks and events.
Central to the festival is a new site-specific pavilion, titled Éirigh, located at the heart of the IMMA Courtyard. Éirigh is result of a dynamic partnership between Lioncor and Reddy Architecture + Urbanism.
IMMA Talks will explore the big issues and challenges, key note talks include Lucy Jones, author of Losing Eden, Why Our Minds Need the Wild.
Artist commissions include Kind Words Can Never Die, a visually stunning new site-specific installation created by artist Navine G. Dossos for the IMMA Courtyard.
This is just a taster of what can be expected throughout the festival.
This is a free event, tickets for each day are now available to book.
Tuesday 11:30 - 17:30
Wednesday 11:30 - 17:30
Thursday 11:30 - 17:30
Friday 11:30 - 17:30
Saturday 10:00 - 17:30
Sunday 12:00 - 17:30