• Roundup

Engage with Architecture exhibition to open in Birr

Tuesday, 12th February, 2013 12:30pm

Story by Laura Ryder
Jump to comments
Engage with Architecture exhibition to open in Birr
Engage with Architecture exhibition to open in Birr

An exhibition featuring over 20 artists is to open at Birr Theatre and Arts Centre next week as part of Offaly County Council's "Engage with Architecture" programme. Curated by Oonagh Young, "Artists on Architecture" will feature both local and national artists while the work exhibited will highlight the interaction between art and architecture and depict the artist's interpretation of the built world.

The exhibition will be officially opened on Wednesday, February 20 at 7pm and will run until Sunday, March 31. Ms Young has been running her own gallery since March 2008. Originally trained in visual communications, she also holds an MA in Anglo Irish literature and Drama from UCD as well as an MA in Visual Arts practice as a curator from IADT.

It's hoped the Birr exhibition will broaden public engagement and discussion with the Offaly "Engage with Architecture" programme.

Latest Video

Offaly Independent-Read in full for FREE. Subscribe here.

Post a Comment

Cookies on Offaly Independent website
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. We also use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the Offaly Independent website. However, if you would like to, you can change your cookie settings at any time by amending your browser settings.
How does Offaly Independent use cookies?
Cookies enable us to identify your device, or you when you have logged in. We use cookies that are strictly necessary to enable you to move around the site or to provide certain basic features. We use cookies to enhance the functionality of the website by storing your preferences, for example. We also use cookies to help us to improve the performance of our website to provide you with a better user experience.
We donít sell the information collected by cookies, nor do we disclose the information to third parties, except where required by law (for example to government bodies and law enforcement agencies).
Hide Message