Limerick City Gallery of Art (LCGA) is delighted to present Aideen Barry’s solo exhibition, By Slight Ligaments, her most ambitious exhibition to date and the culmination of several years’ work. It includes film, sound, drawing, digital animation and several specially commissioned collaborations with artists, designers and craft workers.
The title of the exhibition, By Slight Ligaments, is taken from Mary Shelly’s novel, Frankenstein, emphasising the exhibition as a body of parts, stitched together through the collective talents and Barry and her many collaborators. Included are writer, Sinead Gleeson; harpist, Aisling Lyons; composers and musicians; Fiona Shiel, Stephen Shannon and Cathal Murphy; and Canadian Inuit performer RIIT,ᕇᑦ. Barry has also commissioned work from leading designers, Margaret O’ Connor, Tropical Popical and master carpenter, Charles Perpoil. The exhibition is curated by Sarah Searson.
The exhibition will feature the premier of: Oblivion/Seachmalltacht/ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᐅᔪᓐᓃᖅᑐᑦ<,
Click here to book a place to the special preview tours on 16th December 2021.
Exhibition runs to 13th February 2022.
Limerick City Gallery of Art, Carnegie Building, Pery Square, Limerick