Events & Exhibitions in NI

FRAMEWERK Presents: I am Sitting in a Vault | Christopher Steenson, Constance Keane, Richard Bailie

12th August @ 7:30pm On Saturday 12th August 2017, Framewerk art gallery presents an adaptation of Alvin Lucier’s seminal work I am Sitting in a Room to a live audience. Local sound artists Christopher Steenson and Richard Bailie have collaborated to adapt the piece for the unique setting of a ...
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Materialities of History | Ulrika Ferm at PS², Belfast

11 to 26 August This exhibition is part of the BFI’s Britain on Film celebration of archive film, in partnership with Northern Ireland Screen Digital Film Archive and it is shown at PS2 gallery in Belfast. The gallery has recently moved to new premises that used to house the biggest Northern Irish ...
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Cinema Day 2017: Ghost World at Queen’s University, Belfast

28 August As part of #CinemaDay17, the Naughton Gallery in collaboration with Us Folk, presents a special screening of Ghost World (112mins, dir. Terry Zwigoff, 2001). The film has been selected by illustrator Jacky Sheridan, who has created a limited edition poster to mark the screening, bringing her own style ...
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Collected Shadows | Hayward Touring Exhibition at Void, Derry

12 August to 7 October Void is delighted to present the first showing of Collected Shadows, an exhibition of photographs from the extensive collection of the Archive of Modern Conflict, which will be shown in the UK for the first time, organised by Southbank Centre’s Hayward Touring. Opening at Void ...
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(A) Dress | Alison Lowry at Millennium Court Arts Centre

5 August to 27 September
Opening: Friday 4 August, 7pm A Free Bus will run between Belfast and Portadown on the evening of the opening. Leaves Belfast from Golden Thread Gallery at 6.45pm. Returns from Portadown at 9pm (A) Dress is a significant exhibition of new work by glass artist ...
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A Name Unmade: Francis Ledwidge (1887-1917) | Group Exhibition at Nerve Visual, Derry

8 July to 1 October A new contemporary visual arts exhibition exploring the life and work of poet Francis Ledwidge has opened at the Nerve Visual Gallery, Ebrington, in Derry~Londonderry. A Name Unmade: Francis Ledwidge (1887-1917) features work by six contemporary visual artists presented in response to the Meath poet ...
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No Title | Sarah Pierce at CCA, Derry

22 July to 16 September CCA is pleased to announce an upcoming solo exhibition by Sarah Pierce, No Title, opening on 22 July. The exhibition is related to Pierce’s long-term project with CCA which hones in on dementia, on the one hand as a marked disorder, but with a potential ...
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THERE’S THIS THING, THIS FEELING | Adham Faramawy at The Naughton Gallery, Belfast

10 August to 1 October 2017
The Naughton Gallery at Queen’s, Lanyon Building, Queen’s University, Belfast Adham Faramawy (b.1981, Dubai) is a London-based artist of Egyptian descent whose work spans media including moving image, sculptural installation and print. The human body is central to Faramawy’s practice, approached as a primary, ...
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August Craft Month 2017, Northern Ireland

27 July to 31 August August Craft Month is the largest annual celebration of contemporary craft and the applied arts in Northern Ireland. Co-ordinated by the team at Craft Northern Ireland, the sector leading body for the promotion and development of the design-led contemporary craft industry in NI, and with ...
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