Hennessy and the National Gallery of Ireland have announced the 12 finalists chosen for the Hennessy Portrait Prize 2015. The finalists were selected from hundreds of entries from artists living in Ireland, and Irish artists abroad.
29 September 2015
Throughout 2016, ten of the finest drawings by Leonardo da Vinci in the Royal Collection will travel to four museums and galleries across the United Kingdom and Ireland in a new exhibition. On 4 May, 2016 the exhibition will open at the National Gallery of Ireland in Dublin.
23 September 2015
Today, Hennessy and the National Gallery of Ireland announced that there are just 5 weeks remaining to enter the second annual Hennessy Portrait Prize.
29 June 2015
The Board of the National Gallery of Ireland has issued a statement in response to the proposed sale by the Alfred Beit Foundation (the Foundation) of part of the Russborough collection.
08 June 2015
A portrait of Dónal Lunny, by artist Nick Miller, was today unveiled (Friday, 17th April, 2015), in the National Gallery of Ireland. The portrait was specially commissioned by the National Gallery of Ireland as part of the inaugural Hennessy Portrait Prize.
17 April 2015
The conservation of Jan Wyck's painting, The Battle of the Boyne (1693), is the first major off-site conservation project being carried out by the National Gallery of Ireland, in collaboration with Malahide Castle and Gardens.
04 March 2015
The Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather Humphreys TD, accompanied by Minister of State with special responsibility for the Office of Public Works, Simon Harris TD, today (Thursday) visited the National Gallery of Ireland to survey on-site progress of its €30 million refurbishment project.
05 February 2015