EXHIBITION

‘Large canvas, Stories seen, Voices heard’

The underlying theme of the work frames around the time of the festival, international women’s week. The work explores what it means to be a woman and the journey is captured through the medium of film and visual art.

07/03     10am-5pm daily (closed for lunch at 1pm to 2pm)     Free
Charleville Mall Library (1 North St, Ongar Village, Dublin 15)
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SAOL Project showcasing (both indoor and outdoor) its creative  ‘SAOL Connects’ collection of exhibitions and installations including, Object Poverty, Object 2 Poverty (interactive installation), Hep See Stories, Me Myself I, The Forgotten Girl  and original concept fashion pieces.

07/03     10am-5pm daily (closed for lunch at 1pm to 2pm)     Free    Connolly House ((171 North Strand Road, Dublin 1)
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Maps, Coastlines –and a message in a bottle

It involves looking at how the coastline is represented in artworks – paintings and sculptures. The children have been working on this since September, and a video/slideshow shows all the work done in the classroom with Martina. The painted bottles will be on show as part of the 5 Lamps festival. This project is funded by The Croke Park Community fund as well as the Business to Arts Small grants scheme.

07/03 (Opening 1pm) until 11/03    9am-5pm (Daily)    Free     Connolly House (171 North Strand Road, Dublin 1)    Exhibition

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Tara Kearns, Niamh Molloy & Barbara O’Meara

Tara Kearns

A series of paintings featuring the people, the nature of the community and the places that are considered landmarks of the North Wall by local artist Tara Kearns. 

Niamh Molloy

How the changes in the Docklands have uprooted a community of working men, a series of drawings in pencil and ink. 

Barbara O’Meara

‘THE COVERING’ A Baby Blanket of 796 suares, a single one for each of the babies found buried at Tuam. Drop in to meet the artist and knit, stitch, crochet or weave a baby square.

07/03 (Opening 5pm) until 11/03    9am-5pm (Daily)     Free      CHQ Dublin (1 Custom House Quay, North Dock, Dublin 1)     Instagram | Facebook      Exhibition

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The Movement of people

The Movement of People is an art installation about local tales of migration.  It will incorporate dance performance over the course of the festival.

Visual Artist; Áine Ivers.
Dancer: Ambra Gatto Bergamasco.

07/03 (Openning at 6pm) until 10/03      9am-5pm (Daily)     07/03 Butoh performance      6.30pm
09/03 Butoh workshop      4pm       Free      Connolly House (171 North Strand Road, Dublin 1)
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The Fast and the Fancy

These images are part of The Fast and The Fancy photographic project comprising a photobook and an exhibition, which looks at the world of pigeon fanciers and their birds in Ireland.

An illustrated talk which gives a fascinating insight to the world of pigeon fanciers based on a photography project undertaken by John Carroll. He looks behind the scenes and discusses the people, the birds and the activities that make up this unique pastime for many dedicated followers.

07/03 (Openning at 6pm) until 10/03    9am-5pm (Daily)     07/03 (Illustrated talk with the Photographer)    8pm      Free     Connolly House (171 North Strand Road, Dublin 1)      Website | Flicker      Exhibition

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What’s Your Issue – Exhibitions by SWAN Youth Service

My Body My Canvas, mixed media sculpture by Megan Kavanagh
An exploration of the difficulties women face on a daily basis. (**installed with hanging light bulbs)

Remembering Croke Villas, photography series by Aaron Connolly
A photographic exhibition of the demolition of the Croke Villas flats.

My Out Family, photography series by Claudio Marsella
A series of portraits that show what it is like to be LGBT and in and out of the closet in different situations.

“BSSHP” (Bosunner Swan Homelessness Prevention), mixed media sculpture by Bosunner
Raising awareness of homelessness in Dublin

07/03 (Openning at 5pm) until 10/03    9am-5pm (Daily)     Free     CHQ Dublin (1 Custom House Quay, North Dock, Dublin 1)
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SAOL Project Exhibitions

Both indoor and outdoor its creative  ‘SAOL Connects’ collection of exhibitions and installations including, Object Poverty, Object 2 Poverty (interactive installation), Hep See Stories, Me Myself I, The Forgotten Girl  and original concept fashion pieces.

07/03     10am-5pm daily (closed for lunch at 1pm to 2pm)     Free    Connolly House, Marino College (171 North Strand Road, Dublin 1)
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