Posts tagged with ‘exhibition’

  • Ophelia medustica. Specimen collected from Glounthaune shoreline, Cove of Cork, Ireland (Pram wheel) 2015 (C-type print from film scan) Cork Harbour Festival

    Beyond Drifting: Imperfectly Known Animals

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • May 28, 2017 - July 2, 2017
      09:30 - 17:00

    Exhibition of work by artist Mandy Barker. Plankton form a diverse group of microscopic marine organisms living in the water column, not able to swim against the current; they exist in a drifting, floating, state. In this series of work, unique ‘specimens’ of this animal species relate to the pioneering discoveries made by the marine (more…)

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    The Old Yacht Club, Cobh, Co. Cork


  • Unveiled Horizons exhibition Cork Harbour Festival

    Unveiled Horizons Public Talk

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 11, 2017
      11:00 - 12:30

    In conjunction with Cork Harbour Festival, UCC Creative and Cork Midsummer Festival, UCC Women’s Studies will host a Public Talk by Carl Cordonnier & Professor Jools Gilson about Unveiled Horizons, as part of the UCC conference – Women’s Voices in Ireland: from the decade of revolution to the decade of centenaries (9 – 11 June) (more…)

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    Custom House Quay, Cork City


  • Portraits exhibition Sirius Cork Harbour Festival

    Portraits: Women of Cork and the U.S. Navy 1917-1919

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017 - June 11, 2017
      10:00 - 17:00

    Sirius Arts Centre In 1917 thousands of American naval servicemen came to Ireland to participate in the First World War. Their interactions with local women, particularly in Cork where they were based, became a major social issue. Many Irish women ultimately married these American sailors, with Queenstown / Cobh in particular seeing a large number (more…)

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    The Old Yacht Club, Cobh, Co. Cork


  • Unveiled Horizons exhibition Cork Harbour Festival

    Unveiled Horizons

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017 - June 11, 2017
      10:00 - 17:00

    With UCC Creative This provocative and beautiful work by Carl Cordonnier and Jools Gilson focuses on the hidden presence of women in port towns and cities. Through interviews and photography workshops, Unveiled Horizons collaborates with women from Cork on the composition of their portraits, which will be exhibited on Custom House Quay. The Cork iteration of (more…)

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    Custom House Quay, Cork City


  • Spike Island Cork Harbour Festival

    Spike Island Day Tours

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017 - June 11, 2017
      11:00 - 15:00

                      Ferry from Kennedy Pier Take the ferry to Spike Island and enjoy a guided tour of Fortress Spike.  Festival goers receive free entry to the special exhibition ‘Cork Harbour – History and Heritage’ as part of their tour, held in the beautiful former church Mitchel hall.   (more…)