Naked Truth: The Nude in Irish Art

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Name: Naked Truth: The Nude in Irish Art
Date: July 13, 2018 - October 28, 2018
Sir William Orpen (1878-1931) The Holy Well
Event Description:

Naked Truth: The Nude in Irish Art 

This major exhibition surveys the nude and the naked body as created and depicted by Irish artists. Focusing on interconnecting themes of political allegory, domestic intimacy, gender politics, artistic training, censorship, sexuality and display, the exhibition features work from historic Sheela ni-gigs to artists including Francis Bacon, Dorothy Cross, Robert Fagan, Amanda Coogan, Mainie Jellet and Brian Maguire.  


Curated by William Laffan and Dawn Williams
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Location:
Crawford Art Gallery
Emmet Place
Cork
Ireland
T12 TNE6
Date/Time Information:
13 July - 28 October 2018
General Opening Hours
Monday–Saturday, 10:00am – 5:00pm
Late Thursdays until 8:00pm
N.B. Last entry is 16:45

Sundays and Bank Holidays 
From 8 April 2018
Gallery: 11am - 4pm
Café: 11am - 4pm
Contact Information:
+ 353 (0)21 4907 856
Fees/Admission:
FREE
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