Opening Ceremony – Dublin Arts and Human Rights Festival 2021

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Roof Garden, Chester Beatty, Dublin
Roof Garden, Chester Beatty, Dublin Dublin Castle, Dublin 2

The Opening Ceremony of the Dublin Arts and Human Rights Festival takes place on the Roof Garden, Chester Beatty, Dublin, and features speakers from Smashing Times International Centre for the Arts and Equality, and Front Line Defenders. Performance by singer-songwriter, Carla Ryan, and violinist Lisa McLoughlin-Gnemmi. Hosted by Festival Partners.

Free – €50.00

Sinners and Citizens

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Virtual Arts Exhibitions featuring artworks created as part of the State of the Art: Nation State as Both Violator and Protector of Human Rights project. This exhibition runs for the duration of the festival, from 15 - 24 October. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation

The Art of Behaving Badly by Guerrilla Girls

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Online gallery of artwork by feminist activist artists who wear gorilla masks in public and use facts, humour and outrageous visuals to expose gender and ethnic bias as well as corruption in politics, art, film and pop culture. This exhibition runs for the duration of the festival, from 15 - 24 October. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation
Recurring

Stát na mBan

DLR Mill Theatre
DLR Mill Theatre Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin 16

Stát na mBan (translation: The Women’s State / The State of Women) is a visual art exhibition and film installation in the DLR Mill Theatre, Dundrum, exploring gender-based violence, racism, migration, colonialism, feminism, silence, womanhood and women’s rights as human rights. The exhibition features visual artworks in the gallery space, a film installation in the Studio and is accompanied by a series of compelling poems in print form hung in the gallery. Hosted by Smashing Times and DLR Mill Theatre.

Free/ Donation

Sound On!

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Sound On! is a creative sound art project presenting experiences of human rights and happiness for and by people with an intellectual disability. This exhibition runs for the duration of the festival, from 15 - 24 October. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation
Recurring

The Art of Human Rights

Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Film installation in the Lecture Theatre of the Chester Beatty featuring a selection of artworks displayed on screen created by artists working on State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation

Forgotten Voices International Partner Exchange

Carmichael Centre for Voluntary Groups
Carmichael Centre for Voluntary Groups North Brunswick St, Dublin 7

International Partner Exchange attended by partners of the Forgotten Voices: Stories of Hope, Courage, Resilience from the Holocaust and WWII project. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free

Rights on the Rooftop

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Roof Garden, Chester Beatty, Dublin
Roof Garden, Chester Beatty, Dublin Dublin Castle, Dublin 2

Live showcase performance of theatre, poetry, song and dance – a personal reflection on equality and rights. Each performance is followed by a State of the Art post-show panel discussion with the key artists.

Live performance and post-show panel discussion created as part of State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights, funded by The Arts Council. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00
Recurring

The Art of Human Rights

Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Film installation in the Lecture Theatre of the Chester Beatty featuring a selection of artworks displayed on screen created by artists working on State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation
Recurring

Stát na mBan

DLR Mill Theatre
DLR Mill Theatre Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin 16

Stát na mBan (translation: The Women’s State / The State of Women) is a visual art exhibition and film installation in the DLR Mill Theatre, Dundrum, exploring gender-based violence, racism, migration, colonialism, feminism, silence, womanhood and women’s rights as human rights. The exhibition features visual artworks in the gallery space, a film installation in the Studio and is accompanied by a series of compelling poems in print form hung in the gallery. Hosted by Smashing Times and DLR Mill Theatre.

Free/ Donation

River of Thorns

Event Categories:
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Live Theatre performance celebrating the life of Margaret Kearney Taylor followed by post-show panel discussion, created as part of State of the Art and Forgotten Voices. Presented for 5 performances only. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00

Rights on the Rooftop

Event Categories:
Roof Garden, Chester Beatty, Dublin
Roof Garden, Chester Beatty, Dublin Dublin Castle, Dublin 2

Live showcase performance of theatre, poetry, song and dance – a personal reflection on equality and rights. Each performance is followed by a State of the Art post-show panel discussion with the key artists.

Live performance and post-show panel discussion created as part of State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights, funded by The Arts Council. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00
Recurring

The Art of Human Rights

Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Film installation in the Lecture Theatre of the Chester Beatty featuring a selection of artworks displayed on screen created by artists working on State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation

Viewpoints and Suzuki Technique Workshop

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Practical Workshop on the Suzuki Training technique and Viewpoints Training technique with Ellen Lauren (co - artistic Director of SITI Company and associate artist of The SCOT Company, Toga. Hosted by Ellen Lauren and facilitated by Michael McCabe in collaboration with Smashing Times.

€20.00 – €40.00

River of Thorns

Event Categories:
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Live Theatre performance celebrating the life of Margaret Kearney Taylor followed by post-show panel discussion, created as part of State of the Art and Forgotten Voices. Presented for 5 performances only. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00

Rights on the Rooftop

Event Categories:
Roof Garden, Chester Beatty, Dublin
Roof Garden, Chester Beatty, Dublin Dublin Castle, Dublin 2

Live showcase performance of theatre, poetry, song and dance – a personal reflection on equality and rights. Each performance is followed by a State of the Art post-show panel discussion with the key artists.

Live performance and post-show panel discussion created as part of State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights, funded by The Arts Council. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00
Recurring

The Art of Human Rights

Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Film installation in the Lecture Theatre of the Chester Beatty featuring a selection of artworks displayed on screen created by artists working on State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation
Recurring

The Art of Human Rights

Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Film installation in the Lecture Theatre of the Chester Beatty featuring a selection of artworks displayed on screen created by artists working on State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation

Gathering on the Pond

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Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area)
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area) Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Live dazzling storytelling performance suitable for families created as part of The Art of W/Rights: A literary carnival of Arts and Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€8.00 – €20.00

Gathering on the Pond

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Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area)
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area) Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Live dazzling storytelling performance suitable for families created as part of The Art of W/Rights: A literary carnival of Arts and Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00

CHASE

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Panel discussion on the use of humour and comedy in promoting social engagement, intended as a springboard event for a Centre for Humour and Social Engagement (CHASE). Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free – €50.00
Recurring

The Art of Human Rights

Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Film installation in the Lecture Theatre of the Chester Beatty featuring a selection of artworks displayed on screen created by artists working on State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation

Gathering on the Pond

Event Categories:
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area)
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area) Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Live dazzling storytelling performance suitable for families created as part of The Art of W/Rights: A literary carnival of Arts and Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00
Recurring

Stát na mBan

DLR Mill Theatre
DLR Mill Theatre Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin 16

Stát na mBan (translation: The Women’s State / The State of Women) is a visual art exhibition and film installation in the DLR Mill Theatre, Dundrum, exploring gender-based violence, racism, migration, colonialism, feminism, silence, womanhood and women’s rights as human rights. The exhibition features visual artworks in the gallery space, a film installation in the Studio and is accompanied by a series of compelling poems in print form hung in the gallery. Hosted by Smashing Times and DLR Mill Theatre.

Free/ Donation

Gathering on the Pond

Event Categories:
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area)
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area) Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Live dazzling storytelling performance suitable for families created as part of The Art of W/Rights: A literary carnival of Arts and Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00

Gathering on the Pond

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Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area)
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area) Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Live dazzling storytelling performance suitable for families created as part of The Art of W/Rights: A literary carnival of Arts and Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00

EVIA International Partner Exchange

Carmichael Centre for Voluntary Groups
Carmichael Centre for Voluntary Groups North Brunswick St, Dublin 7

International Partner Exchange attended by partners of the EVIA project. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation
Recurring

The Art of Human Rights

Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Film installation in the Lecture Theatre of the Chester Beatty featuring a selection of artworks displayed on screen created by artists working on State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation
Recurring

Stát na mBan

DLR Mill Theatre
DLR Mill Theatre Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin 16

Stát na mBan (translation: The Women’s State / The State of Women) is a visual art exhibition and film installation in the DLR Mill Theatre, Dundrum, exploring gender-based violence, racism, migration, colonialism, feminism, silence, womanhood and women’s rights as human rights. The exhibition features visual artworks in the gallery space, a film installation in the Studio and is accompanied by a series of compelling poems in print form hung in the gallery. Hosted by Smashing Times and DLR Mill Theatre.

Free/ Donation

Gathering on the Pond

Event Categories:
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area)
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area) Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Live dazzling storytelling performance suitable for families created as part of The Art of W/Rights: A literary carnival of Arts and Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00
Recurring

The Art of Human Rights

Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Film installation in the Lecture Theatre of the Chester Beatty featuring a selection of artworks displayed on screen created by artists working on State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation

River of Thorns

Event Categories:
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Live Theatre performance celebrating the life of Margaret Kearney Taylor followed by post-show panel discussion, created as part of State of the Art and Forgotten Voices. Presented for 5 performances only. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00

River of Thorns

Event Categories:
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Live Theatre performance celebrating the life of Margaret Kearney Taylor followed by post-show panel discussion, created as part of State of the Art and Forgotten Voices. Presented for 5 performances only. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00

Gathering on the Pond

Event Categories:
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area)
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area) Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Live dazzling storytelling performance suitable for families created as part of The Art of W/Rights: A literary carnival of Arts and Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00
Recurring

The Art of Human Rights

Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Film installation in the Lecture Theatre of the Chester Beatty featuring a selection of artworks displayed on screen created by artists working on State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation
Recurring

Stát na mBan

DLR Mill Theatre
DLR Mill Theatre Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin 16

Stát na mBan (translation: The Women’s State / The State of Women) is a visual art exhibition and film installation in the DLR Mill Theatre, Dundrum, exploring gender-based violence, racism, migration, colonialism, feminism, silence, womanhood and women’s rights as human rights. The exhibition features visual artworks in the gallery space, a film installation in the Studio and is accompanied by a series of compelling poems in print form hung in the gallery. Hosted by Smashing Times and DLR Mill Theatre.

Free/ Donation

Gathering on the Pond

Event Categories:
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area)
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area) Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Live dazzling storytelling performance suitable for families created as part of The Art of W/Rights: A literary carnival of Arts and Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00
Recurring

The Art of Human Rights

Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Film installation in the Lecture Theatre of the Chester Beatty featuring a selection of artworks displayed on screen created by artists working on State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation

Gathering on the Pond

Event Categories:
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area)
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area) Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Live dazzling storytelling performance suitable for families created as part of The Art of W/Rights: A literary carnival of Arts and Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00
Recurring

Stát na mBan

DLR Mill Theatre
DLR Mill Theatre Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin 16

Stát na mBan (translation: The Women’s State / The State of Women) is a visual art exhibition and film installation in the DLR Mill Theatre, Dundrum, exploring gender-based violence, racism, migration, colonialism, feminism, silence, womanhood and women’s rights as human rights. The exhibition features visual artworks in the gallery space, a film installation in the Studio and is accompanied by a series of compelling poems in print form hung in the gallery. Hosted by Smashing Times and DLR Mill Theatre.

Free/ Donation

Gathering on the Pond

Event Categories:
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area)
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area) Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Live dazzling storytelling performance suitable for families created as part of The Art of W/Rights: A literary carnival of Arts and Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00

Walk in the Park: The Artist Speaks

Rathfarnham Castle
Rathfarnham Castle Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

A live promenade performance created for The Art of W/Rights, a literary carnival of arts and rights taking place in Rathfarnham Dublin, funded by Creative Ireland South Dublin Programme, and as part of In the Open – Faoin Speir funded by the Arts Council. Two performers walk the park on a magical journey of reflection on the work and life of artists from the past and today. Join the stroll and be regaled by stories, poetry and a few surprises along the way. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€10.00 – €32.00

Walk in the Park: People Who Inspire

Rathfarnham Castle
Rathfarnham Castle Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

A live promenade performance created for The Art of W/Rights, a literary carnival of arts and rights taking place in Rathfarnham Dublin, funded by Creative Ireland South Dublin Programme, and as part of In the Open – Faoin Speir funded by the Arts Council. Two performers walk the park on a magical journey of reflection on the work and life of artists from the past and today. Join the stroll and be regaled by stories, poetry and a few surprises along the way. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€10.00 – €32.00

Connect Your Story to Your Voice!

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Interactive workshop exploring the fundamentals of storytelling, vocal technique, and audience engagement. Hosted by Front Line Defenders.

Free – €50.00
Recurring

The Art of Human Rights

Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Film installation in the Lecture Theatre of the Chester Beatty featuring a selection of artworks displayed on screen created by artists working on State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation

Walk in the Park: People Who Inspire

Rathfarnham Castle
Rathfarnham Castle Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

A live promenade performance created for The Art of W/Rights, a literary carnival of arts and rights taking place in Rathfarnham Dublin, funded by Creative Ireland South Dublin Programme, and as part of In the Open – Faoin Speir funded by the Arts Council. Two performers walk the park on a magical journey of reflection on the work and life of artists from the past and today. Join the stroll and be regaled by stories, poetry and a few surprises along the way. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€10.00 – €32.00

Gathering on the Pond

Event Categories:
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area)
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area) Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Live dazzling storytelling performance suitable for families created as part of The Art of W/Rights: A literary carnival of Arts and Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00

Gathering on the Pond

Event Categories:
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area)
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area) Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Live dazzling storytelling performance suitable for families created as part of The Art of W/Rights: A literary carnival of Arts and Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00

Walk in the Park: The Artist Speaks

Rathfarnham Castle
Rathfarnham Castle Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

A live promenade performance created for The Art of W/Rights, a literary carnival of arts and rights taking place in Rathfarnham Dublin, funded by Creative Ireland South Dublin Programme, and as part of In the Open – Faoin Speir funded by the Arts Council. Two performers walk the park on a magical journey of reflection on the work and life of artists from the past and today. Join the stroll and be regaled by stories, poetry and a few surprises along the way. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€10.00 – €32.00

Walk in the Park: The Artist Speaks

Rathfarnham Castle
Rathfarnham Castle Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

A live promenade performance created for The Art of W/Rights, a literary carnival of arts and rights taking place in Rathfarnham Dublin, funded by Creative Ireland South Dublin Programme, and as part of In the Open – Faoin Speir funded by the Arts Council. Two performers walk the park on a magical journey of reflection on the work and life of artists from the past and today. Join the stroll and be regaled by stories, poetry and a few surprises along the way. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€10.00 – €32.00

Walk in the Park: People Who Inspire

Rathfarnham Castle
Rathfarnham Castle Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

A live promenade performance created for The Art of W/Rights, a literary carnival of arts and rights taking place in Rathfarnham Dublin, funded by Creative Ireland South Dublin Programme, and as part of In the Open – Faoin Speir funded by the Arts Council. Two performers walk the park on a magical journey of reflection on the work and life of artists from the past and today. Join the stroll and be regaled by stories, poetry and a few surprises along the way. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€10.00 – €32.00
Recurring

The Art of Human Rights

Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty
Lecture Theatre, Chester Beatty Dublin Castle,, Dublin 2

Film installation in the Lecture Theatre of the Chester Beatty featuring a selection of artworks displayed on screen created by artists working on State of the Art: The Nation State as both Violator and Protector of Human Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

Free/ Donation

Gathering on the Pond

Event Categories:
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area)
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area) Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Live dazzling storytelling performance suitable for families created as part of The Art of W/Rights: A literary carnival of Arts and Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00

Gathering on the Pond

Event Categories:
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area)
Rathfarnham Castle Park (Ornamental Pond Area) Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Live dazzling storytelling performance suitable for families created as part of The Art of W/Rights: A literary carnival of Arts and Rights. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€12.00 – €35.00

Walk in the Park: People Who Inspire

Rathfarnham Castle
Rathfarnham Castle Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

A live promenade performance created for The Art of W/Rights, a literary carnival of arts and rights taking place in Rathfarnham Dublin, funded by Creative Ireland South Dublin Programme, and as part of In the Open – Faoin Speir funded by the Arts Council. Two performers walk the park on a magical journey of reflection on the work and life of artists from the past and today. Join the stroll and be regaled by stories, poetry and a few surprises along the way. Hosted by Smashing Times.

€10.00 – €32.00

The Art of W/Rights

Pearse Museum
Pearse Museum St Endas Park, Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

The Art of W/Rights – a literary carnival of arts and rights at Pearse Museum and St Enda’s Park. Features a promenade, walk-in-the-park show called ‘Walk on the Wild Side’ with theatre, poetry, song and music, taking place daily at 1pm and 2pm on the 9, 10 April and on the 15, 16, 17, 18 April 2022.

€10.00 – €12.00

The Art of W/Rights

St Enda’s Park
St Enda’s Park Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

The Art of W/Rights – a literary carnival of arts and rights at Pearse Museum and St Enda’s Park. Features a promenade, walk-in-the-park show called ‘Walk on the Wild Side’ with theatre, poetry, song and music, taking place daily at 1pm and 2pm on the 9, 10 April and on the 15, 16, 17, 18 April 2022.

€10.00 – €12.00

The Art of W/Rights

St Enda’s Park
St Enda’s Park Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

The Art of W/Rights – a literary carnival of arts and rights at Pearse Museum and St Enda’s Park. Features a promenade, walk-in-the-park show called ‘Walk on the Wild Side’ with theatre, poetry, song and music, taking place daily at 1pm and 2pm on the 9, 10 April and on the 15, 16, 17, 18 April 2022

€10.00 – €12.00

The Art of W/Rights

St Enda’s Park
St Enda’s Park Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

The Art of W/Rights – a literary carnival of arts and rights at Pearse Museum and St Enda’s Park. Features a promenade, walk-in-the-park show called ‘Walk on the Wild Side’ with theatre, poetry, song and music, taking place daily at 1pm and 2pm on the 9, 10 April and on the 15, 16, 17, 18 April 2022

€10.00 – €12.00

The Art of W/Rights

St Enda’s Park
St Enda’s Park Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

The Art of W/Rights – a literary carnival of arts and rights at Pearse Museum and St Enda’s Park. Features a promenade, walk-in-the-park show called ‘Walk on the Wild Side’ with theatre, poetry, song and music, taking place daily at 1pm and 2pm on the 9, 10 April and on the 15, 16, 17, 18 April 2022

€10.00 – €12.00

The Art of W/Rights

St Enda’s Park
St Enda’s Park Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

The Art of W/Rights – a literary carnival of arts and rights at Pearse Museum and St Enda’s Park. Features a promenade, walk-in-the-park show called ‘Walk on the Wild Side’ with theatre, poetry, song and music, taking place daily at 1pm and 2pm on the 9, 10 April and on the 15, 16, 17, 18 April 2022.

€10.00 – €12.00

Recurring

State of the Art: Transformative Memories in Political Violence Multi-Media Exhibition and Installation – With MemoLabs: Performances, Workshops, Artist Talks

Chocolate Factory
Chocolate Factory 26 King's Inn Street, Dublin 1

Multi-media exhibition and installation displaying artworks by artists from Ireland, Northern Ireland, Pakistan, Colombia, Indonesia, Uganda, Canada, Chile and Argentina exploring arts, human rights and the roles of the arts in post-conflict societies. Accompanied by MemoLabs: Performances, Workshops and Artist Talks.

State of the Art: Visual Art, Photography and Poetry Exhibition – dlr Mill Theatre Gallery, Dundrum

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DLR Mill Theatre
DLR Mill Theatre Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin 16

Visual art, photography and poetry exhibition featuring the work of writer and artist Mary Moynihan and visual artist Amna Walayat responding creatively to themes of freedom, change, transformation, power and control. Open Tues - Sat weekly only.

Performing Memories

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Chocolate Factory
Chocolate Factory 26 King's Inn Street, Dublin 1

MemoLab Workshop and Panel Discussion with artists from State of the Art: Transformative Memories in Political Violence

Free

Creative Dialogues – Artist Talks

Event Category:
Chocolate Factory
Chocolate Factory 26 King's Inn Street, Dublin 1

MemoLab Panel Discussion and Musical Performance with artists from State of the Art: Transformative Memories

Remembrance

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Chocolate Factory
Chocolate Factory 26 King's Inn Street, Dublin 1

Remembrance is a MemoLab a live musical performance featuring Ugandan musician Jeff Korondo and musical performances from Hilary Bow and Lisa McLoughlin-Gnemmi; poetry from The Feeling Soul by Mary Moynihan performed by Rob Harrington and Ciara Hayes, with poetry by Áine Ni Ghlinn; and At Summer’s End by Féilim James, performed by Carla Ryan. With post-show artist talks by Mary Moynihan, Ireland, writer, theatre and filmmaker and Erika Diettes, Bogota, Colombia, a visual artist and social communicator.

Free

The Gathering: Transforming Memory Networking Day

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Chocolate Factory
Chocolate Factory 26 King's Inn Street, Dublin 1

A MemoLab Gathering Session involving a workshop, panel discussions and networking for artists and citizens involved in the State of the Art: Transformative Memories in Political Violence Multi-Media Exhibition, bringing together artists, activists and citizens and the wider community

Free

ACDC 4 You

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Macro Community Resource Centre
Macro Community Resource Centre 1 Green St, Dublin 7

ACDC 4 You Transnational Partner Exchange

Launch of Visual Art, Poetry and Photography exhibition as part of Transformative Memories in Political Violence at the dlr Mill Theatre Dundrum

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DLR Mill Theatre
DLR Mill Theatre Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin 16

Launch of State of the Art: Visual art, photography and poetry exhibition featuring the work of writer and artist Mary Moynihan and visual artist Aman Walayat responding creatively to themes of freedom, change, transformation, power and control.  The event facilitator is Ciara Hayes, Smashing Times International Centre for the Arts and Equality. The official launch is conducted by Cllr Emma Murphy, Mayor of South Dublin County Council with presentations by the artists Mary Moynihan and Amna Walayat.  The State of the Art: Visual art, photography and poetry exhibition runs at the dlr Mill Theatre, Gallery, Dundrum until Saturday 29 October 2022 and is open Tuesday to Saturday 11am-4pm.

Free
Recurring

Arts, Climate Justice and Human Rights Workshop Programme

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dlr Lexicon Black Box Studio, Queen’s Road, Dun Laoghaire
dlr Lexicon Black Box Studio, Queen's Road, Dun Laoghaire Queen's Road Dun Laoghaire, Dublin

As part of the Creative Eco-Centre for the Arts, Climate Justice and Human Rights project, Smashing Times artist and facilitator Michael McCabe hosts a series of creative workshops with secondary school students on the arts, climate justice and human rights.

Smashing Times Birthday Party Open Mic

Chocolate Factory
Chocolate Factory 26 King's Inn Street, Dublin 1

Smashing Times International Centre for the Arts and Equality invite you to take part in an open mic night for the arts and to join us in celebrating 30 years as the leading voice in arts for equality, human rights and diversity in Europe and internationally!

Free
Recurring

Arts, Climate Justice and Human Rights Workshop Programme

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dlr Lexicon Black Box Studio, Queen’s Road, Dun Laoghaire
dlr Lexicon Black Box Studio, Queen's Road, Dun Laoghaire Queen's Road Dun Laoghaire, Dublin

As part of the Creative Eco-Centre for the Arts, Climate Justice and Human Rights project, Smashing Times artist and facilitator Michael McCabe hosts a series of creative workshops with secondary school students on the arts, climate justice and human rights.

Aisling na Saoirse – Dreams of Freedom

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County Kerry
County Kerry

Thurs 20, Fri 21 and Sat 22 October, 7.30pm. Three public performances and post-show discussions take place in South Kerry – in The Barracks Heritage Centre, Cahersiveen, on Thursday, 20 October 2022, 7.30pm; in St John the Baptist Church, Knightstown, Valentia Island, on  Friday 21 October 2022, 7.30pm and in  10 Bridge Street, Killorglin, on  Saturday 22 October 2022, 7.30pm.  
 
The show Aisling na Saoirse – Dreams of Freedom is presented as part of the Aisling programme in South Kerry for the annual Arts and Human Rights festival  and is made up of  Grace and Joe by Mary Moynihan performed by Carla Ryan; Tales from an Afterworld by Féilim James performed by Rob Harrington; At Summer’s End by Féilim James performed by Carla Ryan and Ná déanaimis dearmad/Let Us Not Forget by Áine Ní Ghlinn performed by Rob Harrington.
 
Smashing Times International Centre for the Arts and Equality work to promote equality, human rights and diversity through the arts.   The three shows are presented as part of a programme of artistic performances, workshops, training and talks taking place in a range of venues in South Kerry using the arts to promote equality and rights with a focus on promoting the Irish language and Irish culture and heritage.  The programme is supported by Foras na Gaeilge and the Department of Rural and Community Development.

Workshop and Training Programme
Smashing Times International Centre for the Arts and Equality work to promote equality, human rights and diversity through the arts.  The company are delighted to present a programme of artistic performances, workshops, training and talks taking place in a range of venues using the arts to promote equality and rights with a focus on promoting the Irish language and Irish culture and heritage.
 
Ionad Cill Rialaig, Ballinkelligs, County Kerry.  24 September 2022. 7-10pm
Aon Scéal, REIC Spoken Word Evening with Bean an tí, Ciara Ní É.
Artist: Hilary Bow, Singer Songwriter, Smashing Times International Centre for the Arts and Equality
Event in Irish
 
Acting for the Future Creativity and Well-Being Workshops
Presented by Smashing Times International Centre for the Arts and Equality
Coláiste na Sceilge, Cahirsiveen, County Kerry. 17 October 2022
17 October 2022. 10-11am. Transition Year Students, 25 per workshop
17 October 2022, 11-12am.  Transition Year Students, 25 per workshop
17 October 2022, 12am-1pm.  Transition Year Students, 25 per workshop
Creative Facilitator:  Eimear Burke, Counselling Psychologist
 
Acting for the Future Creativity and Well-Being Workshops
Killorglin Community College, Killorglin, County Kerry. 18 October 2022
18 October 2022, 11.15-12.15am. Transitional Year Students, 20 per workshop
18 October 2022.  12.15am-1.15pm.  Transition Year Students, 20 per workshop
Creative Facilitator: Eimear Burke, Counselling psychologist
 
Acting for the Future Creativity and Well-Being Workshops
Killorglin Adult Literacy and Basis Education Centre ETB, Killorglin, County Kerry.
18 October 2022. 2-3pm. Adults
18 October 2022. 3-4pm. Adults
Creative Facilitator:  Eimear Burke, Counselling Psychologist
 
Smashing Times Youth Leadership Training
Killorglan Community College, Youth Chamber of Commerce. Training Location:  The Killorglan Family Resource Centre.
Two Youth Leadership Training workshops. 12 October, 10-11.30am and 11.30am-1pm. Artist and Facilitator: Michael McCabe 
Two Youth Leadership Training: workshops. 19 October, 10-11.30am and 11.30am-1pm. Artist and Facilitator Vanessa Ogida
Two Climate Change Vision Board Training workshops. 26 October, 10-11.30am and 11.30am-1pm. Creative Facilitator and Entrepreneur: Vanessa Ogida
 
O’Connell Education Centre
Two Vision Board Training workshops. 20 October,
Equality Workshops Through the Arts, Monsignor Flattery Room, The Barracks Heritage Centre, 25 October 2022. Equality Workshop, 25 October 2022, 5-7.30pm.  Attended by artists from South Kerry in partnership with Marina Ni Dhubhain, Creative Places
Facilitator: Ciara Hayes
 
Forbairt na Dromoda Teo, Dromid, County Kerry, 12 October 2022
Equality Workshop, 12 October 2022, 1.45-3pm. Attended by students from 4th and 5th Class, Scoil Náisiúnta Cillín Liath
Facilitator: Michael McCabe

Free
Recurring

Arts, Climate Justice and Human Rights Workshop Programme

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dlr Lexicon Black Box Studio, Queen’s Road, Dun Laoghaire
dlr Lexicon Black Box Studio, Queen's Road, Dun Laoghaire Queen's Road Dun Laoghaire, Dublin

As part of the Creative Eco-Centre for the Arts, Climate Justice and Human Rights project, Smashing Times artist and facilitator Michael McCabe hosts a series of creative workshops with secondary school students on the arts, climate justice and human rights.

Online Exhibition Launch

Virtual Arts Centre
Virtual Arts Centre Smashing Times Virtual Arts Centre

Visit the Smashing Times Virtual Arts Centre to visit new exhibitions presented for the Dublin Arts and Human Rights Festival 2022

The Aisling Programme

dlr Lexicon Black Box Studio, Queen’s Road, Dun Laoghaire
dlr Lexicon Black Box Studio, Queen's Road, Dun Laoghaire Queen's Road Dun Laoghaire, Dublin

A celebration of the Irish Language and Celtic Culture through performance, poetry and song.

€5.00

The Aisling Programme

dlr Lexicon Black Box Studio, Queen’s Road, Dun Laoghaire
dlr Lexicon Black Box Studio, Queen's Road, Dun Laoghaire Queen's Road Dun Laoghaire, Dublin

A celebration of the Irish Language and Celtic Culture through performance, poetry and song.

€5.00