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14 Aug - 21 Dec

Beranger’s Ireland: eighteenth-century watercolours by Gabriel Beranger, c.1729-1817

Marking the bicentenary of the death of Gabriel Beranger on 18 February, 1817, this exhibition features a selection of original watercolours from our collection.

Library, Exhibition
04 Oct - 08 Jan

Judging Shaw Exhibition, Little Museum of Dublin

Back to Judging Shaw homepage Come to the Little Museum of Dublin to see the exhibition celebrating the work of George Bernard Shaw.

Publications, Judging Shaw, Exhibition
02 Nov - 20 Dec

Judging Shaw Exhibition, NUI Galway

Shaw's productions at the Abbey and the Gate have generated a rich archive of costume and set design. Explore Shaw's theatrical world in an exhibition at NUI, Galway Library.

Publications, Judging Shaw
08 Jan - 31 May

Françoise Henry and the history of Irish art

An exhibition of original papers, notes, journals and sketches by eminent archaeologist and Celtic art specialist Françoise Henry, MRIA.

Library, Exhibition
25 Jan

‘Design, Disasters and Development’

Public lecture by Jo da Silva OBE, winner of The Institution of Structural Engineers’ 2017 Gold Medal.

01 Feb

Representation, Gender and Politics Past and Present

A conference to mark the centenary of female suffrage and the extension of male suffrage.

18 May

IHTA Seminar 2018

Irish Historic Towns Atlas Seminar in conjunction with the Historic Towns Trust 2018

Irish Historic Towns Atlas

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