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Leaving Cert Study Day for Art History & Appreciation

Nun's Island Theatre
 Thursday, 16 March 2017 09:30

 

5,000 years in one day @ Galway Arts Centre

For the tenth year running, Galway Arts Centre in delighted to host Leaving Cert Study Day for Art History & Appreciation in Nuns Island Theatre. It is presented by Stephan Roche from 126 Gallery, on March 15 &16, 2017, from 9.30am – 1pm.

He will cover Art in Ireland and European Art (3200BC – Present). This lecture functions as an intensive revision sessions focusing on key points – they are not intended as introductions to the topics. Handouts for each theme are provided.

From 2pm until 3pm on March 15th & 16th, students will then be brought to Galway Arts Centre where Stephan will do a lecture on Art Appreciation, visiting an exhibition. This year’s exhibition is ‘The Last Wilderness’ by Cecilia Danell, Swedish artist based in Galway since 2004. Danell’s work uses landscape as a metaphor for the exploration of the human psyche. By experiencing and documenting the Scandinavian landscape on foot she explores ideas about wilderness and solitude and how the yearning for an authentic life may be no more than a construct. Booking is extremely limited for the two lectures, the fee to attend is €5.

To reserve seats for these study day programmes, please contact Victoria Juhasz on 091 565 886 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. The payment of €5 can be made in advance or the day of. This event is aimed specifically at students sitting the Leaving Cert Art History exam in June 2017. It is not suitable for 4th or 5th years.

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