Exhibition: Sweeney’s Descent

When & Where

Exhibition: Sweeney's Descent


19/03/2020 - 25/04/2020    
10:00 am

Event Type

Cost: Free

Runs from 19th March – 25th April 2020
Tuesday – Saturday | 10am – 4pm
Preview reception: Wednesday 18th March at 7pm

A contemporary take on the legend of Buile Shuibhne (Mad King Sweeney), who was driven insane by a monk’s curse. Orbiting around Sweeney King ‘a digital poem’ that incorporates words, images and an ambient soundtrack, the exhibition includes 2D and 3D work, painting, textiles, installation, film and performance. The digital poem is a collaboration between poet Tony Bailie, artist Maurice Burns and musician Mark Skillen and the exhibition features work from the Co. Armagh-based Shore Collective.

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