June 21, 2008 - CIRCA: Contemporary Art in Ireland - Issue 124, Summer 2008 out now
June 21, 2008

Issue 124, Summer 2008 out now

front cover: Bea McMahon
The last sandwich stand on earth (detail), 2007
watercolour and granulated sugar on paper
26 x 32.5 cm
courtesy the artist

Issue 124, Summer 2008

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The summer issue of Ireland’s journal of record for contemporary visual art is now on sale. The 112 full-colour pages include news, feature articles, reviews, a host of images, and advertising from Ireland’s main

art spaces.

Feature articles

Berlin: 3 angles David Ulrichs (The Berlin gallery scene; The 5th Berlin Biennial; Artist profile: Aleana Egan) | Inner space: Science fiction and Irish art Chris Fite-Wassilak – a local ‘science fiction of the present’? | They’re not going to change it, are they? The Museum of Natural History Dublin as material culture Sherra Murphy – a look at Dublin’s ‘dead zoo’ as material culture | The glue and the wedge: The cases of Claire Fontaine and Canell and Watkins Isobel Harbison and Ilaria Gianni – investigating two forms of artist collaboration | Hou Hanru: Art, ev+a and the global bazaar Peter Murray – a look at a ‘star’ curator and his impact on this year’s ev+a |


Belfast Two places Niall de Buitléar | Brendan Jamison IN-BETWEEN: New work and JCB BUCKET series Slavka Sverakova | James Merrigan … could we talk before and after… (part 1) / Pascale Steven Erasure David Hughes | Carrick-on-Shannon Clea van der Grijn Moment(ous) Maurice O’Connell | Cork Seán Lynch: Joseph Beuys (still a discussion) John Kelly | An incomplete survey of artist-run spaces in Cork Fergal Gaynor | Dublin Colin Darke: The Capital paintings Tim Stott | Lightwave Paul O’Brien | Defining space Eimear McKeith | Phoenix Park / Séamus Nolan: Demesne Gemma Tipton | Glasgow Brian Connolly: History lesson Michelle Browne | Glasgow International Festival 2008 Susan Thomson | Limerick Two places Karen Normoyle-Haugh | ev+a Jessica Foley | Montreal Re-enactments Judith Wilkinson | New York Katie Holten: Uprooted Tim Maul | Portadown Ronnie Hughes: Manifest
Slavka Sverakova |

Now open: the Circa online shop, with books, catalogues and magazines relating to art in and from Ireland; see www.recirca.com/shop

Circa is supported by The Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon, The Arts Council of Northern Ireland, and Culture Ireland.

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