Art in the Contemporary World Podcast No.2: In Conversation with Willie Doherty

An edited version of the conversation that took place prior to the opening of Willie Doherty’s exhibition ‘Remains’ at Kerlin Gallery on 16th January 2014. http://www.acw.ie/2014/02/2nd-art-in-the-contemporary-world-podcast-willie-doherty-in-conversation-with-declan-long/ The talk was the latest in an ongoing series of events organised collaboratively between Kerlin Gallery and MA Art in the Contemporary World at NCAD, Dublin. The exhibition runs […]

Invisible Matter: On Willie Doherty’s ‘Ghost Story’ (2007)

Willie Doherty’s stunning film Secretion (commissioned for Documenta 13) has just opened at the Irish Museum of Modern Art. I’ll be inconversation with Willie about this work at IMMA on June 20th. http://www.imma.ie/en/page_236710.htm The text below is on the earlier film Ghost Story. This film was one of three works shown in Willie’s solo exhibition […]

From the Archives: A Roundtable on Contemporary Art & Ireland

This piece was published in a special Contemporary Art themed issue of The Irish Review a few years ago. It’s a roundtable discussion on the ways in which the idea of the nation is (or isn’t) relevant to contemporary art practice. The participants in the discussion are Daniel Jewesbury (artist) Caoimhin Mac Giolla Leith (critic), […]