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Dublin Gallery Weekend

VARIOUS LOCATIONS, Dublin

Abbas Akhavan, Study For a Monument, 2013-16.
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Ben Eastham

Dublin is a dirty and disjointed city, a tangle of loosely connected neighborhoods best navigated on foot. On arrival my smartphone gave up the ghost, transforming the schedule of Dublin Gallery Weekend—a semi-coordinated program of exhibition openings, performances, and events—into a Situationist strategy. Deprived of online mapping services, I was... continue reading
View of Michael Ross' "Selected Works 1991-2015," Ellis King, Dublin.
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Isobel Harbison

Siera Hyte’s “The Sometimes Hour”—an installation of carefully corroded objects and scratched or tampered images at Ellis King gallery, Dublin—has the air of a murder mystery. Hyte’s is one of two solo exhibitions running simultaneously in the space, the other a retrospective of the American artist Michael Ross, whose confounding... continue reading
View of Isabel Nolan’s “Bent Knees are a Give,” Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, 2015.
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Isobel Harbison

From bended knee comes Isabel Nolan’s most recent body of work. At Dublin’s Kerlin Gallery, this position between seating and standing is suggested in various depictions of John Donne, Lucretia, and Saint Jerome, in a polystyrene sculpture of a seated lion, and in a series of flags hung from bent... continue reading
Tom Molloy’s “Doubt”

RUBICON GALLERY, Dublin

Tom Molloy, Doubt, 2010.
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Aoife Rosenmeyer

Tom Molloy has been making pencil drawings for years, whose subjects are taken from photographs in the newspapers, pornography or official pictures of Texans executed under the death penalty. His style is painstakingly photorealist, though he refrains from the luxurious darkness of B pencils, keeping the images light and impassive,... continue reading

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