TELEVISION curated by Sarah Lundy
Opens Wednesday 12th September at 7pm
All works for Television were taken from the MART online archive www.mart.ie.
Artists: Margaret O’Brien, Darragh O’Callaghan, Lorraine Neeson, Adrian Duncan, Aoife Giles, Barry W Hughes, Ciara Scanlon, Eoin O’Dowd, Gavin Campbell, Laura O’Connor, Ruth Le Gear & Nina Hynes, Tonya McMullen, Martinka Bobrikova & Oscar de Carmen, Emily Boylan, Ciaran Hussy, Coleen Keough, Jessica Fenlon, Joan Healy, Jonathan Mayhew, Louise Marlborough & Olive Barrett, Laura Fitzgerald, Mary Dempsey, Rebecca Kinsey, Vanessa Daws
The concept for TELEVISION: An Exhibition is based on Canadian theorist Marshall McLuhans (1911-1980) studies on media theory and its impact on society, specifically the medium of Television and the notion of media as content in his 1964 book Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man.