PROJECT: When Silence Falls: Exploring Bodily and Literary Memory in the Waterford Laundry

The proposed project, When Silence Falls, is a one-day, multidisciplinary event recognising the history and memory of the Laundries and Industrial Schools in the South-East of Ireland. The event proposes an exploration of the memory of the Magdalene institutions through a site-specific, practice-based approach incorporating a live art durational performance; audio/visual installations; and academic talks […]

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PROJECTS: As Duas Mortes de Roger Casement / The Two Deaths of Roger Casement – Cia Ludens

As Duas Mortes de Roger Casement / The Two Deaths of Roger Casement is the a Cia Ludens theatre documentary-drama written by Domingos Nunez, with musical arrangement by Alberto Heller, and produced by Beatriz Kopschitz Bastos. It is based on the Amazon diaries of Roger Casement, his other writings, and material written about his life […]

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PROJECT: Lady Justice (Work in Progress) – Clíona O’ Connell

Lady Justice is a work in development that seeks to dramatize the story of the survivors of Symphysiotomy and their ongoing campaign for justice as well as interrogating wider issues of power, knowledge and authority. It originated from a ten minute performance in December 2015 as part of a practice-as-research project investigating the ‘representation of […]

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PROJECT: Aground – Loci

‘Aground’ is a visual arts exhibition and open public event created by the Loci Artists Group in a site-specific location in Moville. ‘Aground’ is the work of five artists collectively exploring aspects of ‘Irishness’ within the cultural context of the relationship to the State arising from the events of 1916. Several strands of thought unfold […]

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