New Perspectives, National Gallery of Ireland
11 May – 2 August 2021
National Gallery of Ireland
Siobhán Hapaska, snake, apple, tree, 2018, aluminium, artificial snakeskin, fibreglass, two-pack acrylic paint, oak, lacquer, 146 x 65 x 66 cm / 57.5 x 25.6 x 26 in
Discover a decade of new acquisitions – many on display for the first time – in 'New Perspectives'. The National Gallery holds Ireland’s national collection of art, a collection that is constantly growing and evolving through the addition of new works. These acquisitions augment and enrich the collection for the nation.
'New Perspectives' includes newly acquired Irish art, including work by Dorothy Cross, Richard Gorman, Siobhán Hapaska, William McKeown and Sean Scully among others.
Works selected by Gallery Director Sean Rainbird
Curators: Janet McLean & Niamh MacNally