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February 9, 2019

Opened Ground | Group Exhibition at Void Gallery, Derry

09/02/2019 – 30/03/2019 – 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Void Gallery, Patrick Street, Derry
Exhibition Opening: 9 February, 6:30 to 9:30pm. Join Void for the preview of Opened Ground – officially launched by Eamonn McCann. The title Opened Ground is taken from a collection of poems by Seamus Heaney; written between 1966 and 1996. The poems span a turbulent time in Northern Ireland and delve into both the physical and psychic landscape of that period. The presence of the border is part of the complex narrative of Northern Ireland creating divisions and divides. Since the Good Friday Peace Agreement in 1998 the infrastructures of the military checkpoints have been decommissioned and have become part of…
Opened Ground | Group Exhibition at Void Gallery, Derry