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#National Gallery Of Ireland

# national-gallery-of-ireland - This year 2022

Artists send open letter to National Gallery over catering contract awarded to Direct Provision operator
# National Gallery Of Ireland
# National Gallery Of Ireland

Artists send open letter to National Gallery over catering contract awarded to Direct Provision operator

Feb 24th 2022, 1:54 PM 14,714 Views 9 Comments

The National Gallery of Ireland has contracted US company Aramark to take over its catering.

Gallery workers express 'deep distress' on awarding of cafe contract to Direct Provision firm
# National Gallery
# National Gallery

Gallery workers express 'deep distress' on awarding of cafe contract to Direct Provision firm

Feb 17th 2022, 12:05 AM 102,139 Views 58 Comments
  • Aramark, an American corporation, took over running the gallery's cafe on 14 February, Brianna Parkins writes.
  • Staff asked the gallery's board members earlier this month to reconsider Aramark's suitability for catering contract.
  • Company currently operates three Direct Provision centres for the State in Cork, Clare and Westmeath.

# national-gallery-of-ireland - All time

The National Gallery of Ireland reopens its historic wings after multi-million revamp
# Lick Of Paint
# Lick Of Paint

The National Gallery of Ireland reopens its historic wings after multi-million revamp

Jun 14th 2017, 1:28 PM 12,789 Views 18 Comments

The Dargan and Milltown wings opened today for the first time since 2011.

'My old teammates will be slagging me on WhatsApp': Portrait of Henry Shefflin unveiled
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# National Gallery

'My old teammates will be slagging me on WhatsApp': Portrait of Henry Shefflin unveiled

Jun 12th 2017, 7:06 PM 27,143 Views 22 Comments

King Henry has been immortalised.

'Nothing too special at all ... they are just cliffs'
# Tough Crowd
# Tough Crowd

'Nothing too special at all ... they are just cliffs'

Feb 15th 2015, 8:15 PM 73,762 Views 149 Comments

Everyone’s a critic.

National Gallery to close on Thursday as staff go on strike
# Strrrrrrrrrrrrrrrike
# Strrrrrrrrrrrrrrrike

National Gallery to close on Thursday as staff go on strike

Jun 3rd 2014, 2:20 PM 7,249 Views 24 Comments

Room attendants at the gallery are holding a one-day strike over a disagreement about pay and leave.

Want your very own masterpiece? Now you can buy one online
# Art Online
# Art Online

Want your very own masterpiece? Now you can buy one online

Apr 4th 2014, 12:05 PM 9,565 Views 14 Comments

Here are just some of the beautiful works of art now available from the National Gallery of Ireland.

Technology saving major works in National Gallery
# Preserve Us
# Preserve Us

Technology saving major works in National Gallery

Jan 11th 2014, 10:15 AM 5,446 Views 3 Comments

Priceless art collection preserved for future through latest conservation methods.

Portraits of Bob and BOD now hang on the walls of the National Gallery of Ireland
# Say Cheese
# Say Cheese

Portraits of Bob and BOD now hang on the walls of the National Gallery of Ireland

Dec 13th 2013, 6:22 PM 16,994 Views 32 Comments

The photographic portraits of Bob Geldof, Brian O’Driscoll and actor and writer Olwen Fouéré are part of the gallery’s ‘New Portraits’ display.

Personal sketchbooks of Jack B Yeats go on public display for first time
# Jack B Yeats
# Jack B Yeats

Personal sketchbooks of Jack B Yeats go on public display for first time

Feb 3rd 2013, 1:07 PM 5,811 Views 1 Comment

The exhibition at the National Gallery of Ireland brings together – for the first time – a selection more than 150 of Yeats’ personal sketches, which the artist created over the years 1897 to 1955.

How much does this 16th century painting look like Christopher Walken?
# No More Cowbell
From The Daily Edge
# No More Cowbell

How much does this 16th century painting look like Christopher Walken?

Oct 11th 2012, 5:47 PM 19,388 Views 26 Comments

It’s in storage at the National Gallery of Ireland. Uncanny!

National Gallery begins conservation work on damaged Monet
# Monet
# Monet

National Gallery begins conservation work on damaged Monet

Aug 10th 2012, 5:12 PM 3,670 Views 0 Comments

Conservation work could take up to a year, as man charged with punching hole in painting set to return to court.

Over 1.4m visits in first six months of the year to museums and galleries
# Tourism
# Tourism

Over 1.4m visits in first six months of the year to museums and galleries

Aug 19th 2010, 12:47 PM 184 Views 0 Comments