Prehistoric Rock Art Exhibition

Review: Tara O’Malley Brown Prehistoric rock art is one of the earliest examples of art and was created 5000 years ago in the Neolithic period. There is currently an exhibition about Irish Prehistoric rock art running in Cork Public Museum in Fitzgerald’s Park. ‘Prehistoric Rock Art’ the exhibition opened on the 31st of October 2015. The idea for the exhibition was proposed by Claire Busher … Continue reading Prehistoric Rock Art Exhibition

The Language of Dreams: Symbolism and Surrealism in 20th Century Art

CRAWFORD EXHIBITION ART REVIEW by Tara O’Malley-Brown The Language of Dreams opened in Cork’s Crawford Art Gallery on the 2nd of October 2015. It explores Surrealism, an artistic movement started in the 1920s, which investigated the subconscious of the mind and the dream world. It’s well known that the famous movement was mainly based in France, but did this movement affect Ireland? Were Irish artists … Continue reading The Language of Dreams: Symbolism and Surrealism in 20th Century Art