The Contemporary Visual Culture Real World Engagement Visiting Lecturer Series begins January 2018

The Contemporary Visual Culture Real World Engagement Visiting Lecturer Series 2018 brings together key people from Art, Design, Media and Museums for an hour long session each Tuesday lunchtime.

All lectures are on Tuesdays 1.30 – 2.30 NA 003 North House Annex (Please note this is provisional and subject to change)

 30/01/2018

Sheena Barrett  - Curator The Lab and Assnt. Arts Office Dublin City Arts Office

For more informationhttp://visualartists.ie/VAI2017-Speaker/sheena-barrett/

06/02/2018

Elaine McDevitt - Managing Director ICADInstitute of Creative Advertising and Design

For more information:https://www.icad.ie/board/elaine-mcdevitt/

 13/02/2018

Sean Kissane Curator: Exhibitions The Irish Museum of Modern Art.

Recent exhibitions curated include: Leonora Carrington, Frida Kahlo & Diego Rivera, Isaac Julien, Carlos Garaicoa, Rivane Neuenschwander and Shahzia Sikander. Solo exhibitions with Irish artists include Alice Maher, James McKenna, Cecil King, Hughie O'Donoghue, Alan Phelan and Orla Barry.

 20/02/2018

Dr Mel Farrell  Historian and Interim Director at Irish Humanities Alliance.

For more information:https://worldpharmacare.academia.edu/MelFarrell

27/02/2018

Joanne Law Art Writer and Features Editor at Visual Artists Ireland

For more informationhttp://visualartists.ie/VAI2017-Speaker/joanne-laws/

 

REVIEW WEEK

13/03/2018

Clíodhna Ní Anluain  RTÉ culture and arts producer and editor.

For more information:http://ivaro.ie/cliodhna-ni-anluain/

20/03/2018

Dr. Sorcha O’Brien  - Kingston/NMI Senior Lecturer in Design History & Theory

Further information:http://www.kingston.ac.uk/staff/profile/dr-sorcha-o039brien-272/

EASTER

 

10/04/2018

 

        TBC

 

17/04/2018

Wendy Williams Exhibition Designer

'Looking behind the label: packaging Jacob's biscuits in the 20th century'Wendy is an exhibition designer and has spent the last twenty-odd years making a show of everything from neolithic battle axes to Patrick Pearse's tea cup. https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/tour-of-jacobs-exhibition-tickets-41333741333?aff=ehomecard     

24/04/2018

Simon O’Connor  Director Ulysses Centre, Newman House

For more information see:

http://www.ucd.ie/newsandopinion/news/2017/jul/11/simonoconnorappointeddirectorofulyssescentreatnewmanhouse/