Driven by an engagement with materials, the group looks to question progress at the present time. This graduate exhibition of CIT CCAD Masters in Art & Process features the work of Maria Ferreira, Fiona Kelly, Christine McAuliffe, Anthony McGrath, Mary McGrath, Peter Nash and Caroline Schofield.
Terminal Convention was an ambitious hybrid event that inhabited the disused terminal of Cork Airport, Ireland, for two weeks in March 2011. In the visual art strand of the programme, curated artists were invited to create pieces that were more or less specific to the building where they would be exhibited. The resulting film, Terminal Convention, considers these new arrivals in the light of their surrounds.
BLACK MARIAH @ TRISKEL ESB SUBSTATION
Adham Faramawy’s mode of image making is resolutely representational. Rooted
in a fixation on culture, allegory and the fantastic, he expresses ideas
concerning transmissions of knowledge demonstrating fluid or floating
WANDESFORD QUAY GALLERY
By looking at a painting as an object, focusing on the actual physical structure of a painting, the stretcher and canvas, this becomes a template for the creation of a new body of work, one that contains the presence of structure, a container for being. - Tom Climent