Events   from   Sunday 07 February 2016

DateStartEndEventEvent type
Hennessy Portrait PrizeNov 14 2015 - Feb 14 2016

Hennessy Portrait Prize 2015
An exhibition of the shortlisted works from the 2015 Hennessy Portrait Prize 2015, opening 14 November 2015.
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Exhibitions
James Stephens, the National Gallery of Ireland, the 1916 RisingFeb 6 2016 - Feb 24 2016

James Stephens, the National Gallery of Ireland, and the 1916 Rising
During Easter week 1916m James Stephens, then Registrar of the National Gallery of Ireland, witnessed the fighting around St. Stephen’s Green and immediately published an account of his observations in 'The Insurrection in Dublin'. The exhibition will be based around this seminal chronicle of the Easter Rising.
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Exhibitions
National Gallery of IrelandFeb 7 201611:3012:00

Public Tour: Highlights of the Collection
Free public tour, Sunday, 11.30am.
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Tours
What's on at the National Gallery of Ireland?Feb 7 201612:3013:30

Art Documentary Screening
Free screening of a BBC documentary about the John Lavery. No booking necessary.
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Film
National Gallery of IrelandFeb 7 201612:3013:00

Public Tour: Highlights of the Collection
Free public tour, Sunday, 12.30pm.
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Tours
National Gallery of IrelandFeb 7 201613:3014:00

Public Tour: Highlights of the Collection
Free public tour, Sunday, 13.30pm.
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Tours
George Bernard Shaw, 'NGI Postcard', 1944Feb 7 201615:0015:45

Sunday Talk: 'Bernard Shaw, self-fashioned Irish playwright'
'Bernard Shaw, self-fashioned Irish playwright', with Professor Nicholas Greene, Trinity College Dublin. Free public lecture.
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Lectures & Talks
Detail from Nathaniel Hone the Elder, The Conjuror, 1775. NGI.1790Feb 9 201610:3011:15

Tuesday Talk: 'The Conjuror'
'The Conjuror', with Ruth Kenny, art historian. Free public lecture.
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Lectures & Talks
Drawing at the NGIFeb 10 201615:0015:50

Curator's Tour: Pathos of Distance
A free tour of the exhibition 'Pathos of Distance', led by curator Donal Maguire. Part of the 'Ageing Creatively: Creative Art 55+' programme of events. No booking necessary.
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Adult Programmes
Drawing in the GalleryFeb 11 201618:0019:00

Drop-in Life Drawing Workshop
Join us for a series of eight free life drawing workshops for teens and adults. Workshops take place on Thursday evenings, no booking necessary. Workshops will be led by artist Caomhán Mac Con Iomaire.
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Drawing Courses