Vis­ual Art

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The Imag­ined Gar­den

Clif­ford Col­lie. Solomon Fine Art, Balfe St (next to the West­bury Ho­tel), Dublin. Un­til Fe­bru­ary 1st

Clif­ford Col­lie’s quiet, thought­ful, beau­ti­fully judged paint­ings view the self in re­la­tion to the nat­u­ral world and usu­ally hinge on an im­mer­sion in na­ture, en­vi­sioned here as The Imag­ined Gar­den. Since the turn of the cen­tury, he has mostly di­vided his time be­tween Ire­land and Spain.

View­points: Chil­dren’s Rights in Imag­i­nary Spa­ces

Glucks­man Gallery, Univer­sity Col­lege Cork. Un­til March 22nd

The propo­si­tion of View­points is that chil­dren learn about their au­ton­omy, agency, re­spon­si­bil­i­ties and rights as much through sto­ries and fic­tions as via the real world. Seven sea­soned il­lus­tra­tors – Fatti Burke, Peter Don­nelly, Chris Judge,

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