an Exhibition of Contemporary Illustrators
08 June - 08 September
Curated by Derry Dillon in association with Carlow Arts Festival 2013
Seven of Ireland’s leading Illustrators – chosen for innovation, wit, style, uniqueness and exceptional talent – were asked to respond to the subject of ‘extinction’, and to contextualise their submission with a viewing cabinet of influences and miscellany. Featuring Olivia Golden, Stephen Maurice Graham, Niamh Sharkey, Steve Simpson, Steve McCarthy, Phil McDarby and The Project Twins. The resulting exhibition showcase some of the very best work emerging from Ireland’s rich bank of Illustrators, and present their practices in a gallery context.
Opening Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 11am - 5.30pm, Sunday 2pm - 5pm, Mondays Closed - FREE
Extinction - ex·tinc·tion [ik-stingk-shuh n] noun - The act of extinguishing (to put an end to, to chop up into small peices, grill, fry or slap in the oven for 30 mins / gas mk6 - serve with your favourite vegetables and gravy)