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Greyfrairs Municipal Art Gallery, Thurs 27th @ 7.30pm
Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery major summer exhibition “MAINIE, EVIE, MARY AND GRACE – The Women Who Led the Modern Movement in Irish Art”
Curated by artist Ben Hennessy, this exhibition tells the story of how, during the first half of the 20th century, the modern art movement in Ireland was forged largely through the work and ongoing influence of prominent Irish women artists.
Featuring artworks by Mainie Jellett (1897 – 1944), Evie Hone (1894 – 1955), Mary Swanzy (1882 – 1978), Grace Henry (1868 – 1953), Letitia Hamilton (1878 – 1964), Norah McGuinness (1903 – 1980) and others.
Guest Speaker: Niamh MacNally, Assistant Curator, The National Gallery of Ireland.
Refreshments will be served
Exhibition runs from June 29th – September 30th 2017. Admission is free. Opening times: Tue – Sat 10am – 5pm (last admission 15 mins before closing).
Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery,
Further information: T:076 1102983