HAMILTON GALLERY EASTER 1916 SHOW

A Terrible Beauty is Born

 

Invited Artists

2nd June – 23rd July 2016

Hamilton Gallery, Sligo

You are cordially invited to attend the opening of “A Terrible Beauty is Born”, a visual response by 70 Irish artists to the iconic poem ‘Easter, 1916’ by W.B. Yeats, at the Hamilton Gallery on Thursday 2nd June at 6 pm.

About “A Terrible Beauty is Born” 
Hamilton Gallery invited Ireland’s leading contemporary artists to create an image 20cm x 20cm inspired by W. B. Yeats’s poem Easter, 1916. The exhibition A Terrible Beauty is Born features the work of over 70 visual artists. It is a dynamic, provocative and comprehensive response, 100 years on, by the shapers of our contemporary visual arts culture to the events of 1916, with W. B. Yeats’ iconic Easter, 1916 poem used as a springboard.

Light refreshments will be available at the opening

Gallery opening hours Mon to Sat 10am – 5pm.   www.hamiltongallery.ie

 

hamilton 2016
“A Terrible Beauty is Born – Countess Markievicz” Pencil and collage on canvas. Lisa Gingles

June2016

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