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ImageCredit:
Giraffe Man, courtesy of the artist Elizabeth Cope, oil on canvas 2006
Saturday Summer tours for Adults
Naked Truth, the Nude in Irish Art

Free / No booking necessary / meeting point is the Sculpture Gallery


All tours are at 2pm


Saturday, 6 October
Saturday, 13 October
Saturday, 20 October
Saturday, 27 October

About the exhibition:
this show presents the nude and the naked body as depicted by Irish artists, focusing on interconnecting themes of political allegory, domestic intimacy, gender politics, artistic training, censorship, sexuality and display. 

The exhibition features work ranging from historic
Sheela na-gigs, to artists including Francis Bacon, James Barry, Dorothy Cross, Robert Fagan, Amanda Coogan, Mainie Jellett and Brian Maguire. 

Curated by William Laffan and Dawn Williams.


Contact:
Emma 021 4907862
emmaklemencic@crawfordartgallery.ie

ImageCredit:
Giraffe Man, courtesy of the artist  Elizabeth Cope, oil on canvas 2006