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The Soft Edge

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Aileen Lambert

 A participatory-led research project involving the collection of local knowledge, stories and fieldnames along the townsland border of Creagh, on the edge of Gorey town in County Wexford.

In 2006 the Arts Department of the Wexford Council commissioned Aileen Lambert to develop a project wh...

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The Space Programme

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The Performance Corporation

In 2008 a two-week residency at The Performance Corporation's base in Castletown House, Celbridge, Co Kildare, included participants from Ireland and around the world. The programme was facilitated by multi-disciplinary dramaturg Hanna Slattne and Jo Mangan, the Artistic Director of The Performan...

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The Spire of Dublin

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Ian Ritchie Architects

120 metres high and 3 metres in diameter at the base, the stainless steel monument was designed by Ian Ritchie Architects (London) and rises above O’Connell Street. Ritchie has explained that he polished pattern at its base "can be read as mirrored seas or lakes or, conversely, a...

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Sean Taylor

A sound/movement-based artwork with an aerobics class in the University of Limerick Sports Arena.

The STEPS evolved from a desire to interact with the 6pm-7pm aerobics class at the University of Limerick Sports Arena, which is a group that I have been observing for some time. Every p...

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The studio that has no roof

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Donal Lally & Atsushi Kaga

The studio that has no roof is an integrated garden, artwork and workshop programme commission; at Bracken Educate Together NS, Balbriggan, County Dublin.

It has three principal aspects:

The first is a garden created by architect Donal Lally (zero-degree machine) - in collaboration with horticu...

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The Table

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Ned Jackson Smyth

A highly polished stone slab sits upon a grassed mound of earth with thirteen unpolished curved forms carved into it. The central dish has a bronze dish inserted into it. This work invites many different levels of engagement, a direct reference to the Christian nature of the site and also referen...

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The Umbrella Project

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Rhona Byrne

The event took place on Saturday the 11 March 2006, inviting people to take part in one of six walking tours. The six walking tours were led by key local figures and specialists in their field. The tours included an Urban Wildlife Tour, Historical Tour, Architectural Tour, Docklands Area Tour, Mu...

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The Witness Tree

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Daphne Wright

The Witness Tree is a cast translucent white marble artwork situated in the foyer of Castlebar Courthouse. The artist used a process of 'living casting' to create a three-dimensional picture of the tree.

The height of the piece is approximately 6m, with a diameter of approximately 700mm. This wo...

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THEN comprising of 4 parts including M-Path, Around, Meeting, Garden

THEN comprising of 4 parts including M-Path, Around, Meeting, Garden - Image
Adam Chodzko

THEN is a project by acclaimed British artist Adam Chodzko, curated by Aisling Prior. It was commissioned by Breaking Ground, the Per Cent for Art programme for Ballymun Regeneration Limited, from 2006-2007, in various locations across Dublin. It comprised of four works which fantasise future cha...

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Things We Throw Away

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Produced by Wide Open Opera

‘Things We Throw Away’ was a series of five short operas by composer Brian Irvine and writer John McIlduff , inspired by the lives of real people in Dublin and the “moments that normally go un-noticed”, in an attempt to capture the “life and the poetry behind these inconsequen...

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Per cent for art commission | Salmon Weir Pedestrian and Cycle Bridge Galway

31 May 2023

Galway City Council, under the Per Cent for Art Scheme, invites expressions of interest from artists for the creation of a new artwork to be situated...More..

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Nazareth Housing Association provides independent living houses for individuals and couples who are 65 and over and on the Sligo County Council housing list.  Nazareth Village is comprised of 48 houses in a garden setting.  The Village was financed as a public-private partnership between Nazareth Housing Association and Sligo County Council with funding from the Department of Environment, Community and Local Government.  

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