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Wednesday
25
APR

Gallery Launch: MAKing Art: The DRAWing Exhibition

19:00
21:00
Draiocht Blanchardstown
Event organized by Draiocht Blanchardstown

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Please join us for the Launch of
MAKing Art: The DRAWing Exhibition

Wednesday 25 April 2018, 7pm in our Ground Floor Gallery

Join artist Sharon Kelly and Director/Curator, Limerick City Gallery of Art (LCGA), Úna McCarthy and Director of Draíocht, Emer McGowan in conversation with Sharon Murphy.

MAKing Art: The DRAWing Exhibition
Wed 25 Apr – Sat 16 Jun 2018 Ground & First Floor Galleries

MAKing Art is the first in a series of exhibitions (2018-2022) aimed at children, young people and the child in us all which explores a particular visual art discipline, its materials, processes and varied manifestations. Drawing is the focus of the first exhibition in this series. It reveals aspects of drawing as a primary means of human expression. It consists of two complementary elements: Heartscapes, works by Sharon Kelly, a distinguished Belfast-based artist who uses drawing as the main form of her practice; and a selection of works from the National Collection of Contemporary Drawing presented in collaboration with Limerick City Gallery of Art.


Curated by Sharon Murphy
Assisted by Emma Brennan


Image 1: Sharon Kelly, Portrait with White.
Image 2: Nick Miller, Female Head, 1999
From The National Collection of Contemporary Drawing (NCCD)