Amanda Coogan at Limerick City Gallery of Art
Thursday 24th November 2016 - Sunday 29th January 2017
Amanda Coogan presents I’ll sing you a song from around the town.
I’ll sing you a song from around the town is a manifestation of Coogan’s, highly acclaimed exhibition at the RHA in 2015. Amanda Coogan is one of the most exciting contemporary visual artists whose practice revolves around Performance Art. Her expertise lies in her ability to condense an idea to its very essence and communicate it through her body.
Amanda Coogan has been the recipient of the AIB’s Art prize in 2004. She has performed and exhibited her work extensively including the Venice Biennale, Liverpool Biennial, IMMA, Dublin, RHA, Dublin and Uilinn, West Cork. Coogan is represented by the Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin.
“Coogan, whose work usually entails ritual, endurance and cultural iconography, is the leading practitioner of performance in the country.” - The Irish Times, 2010
Amanda will present a series of durational performances in the LCGA during the exhibition.
The performances will be held on Thursday 24th November 6pm - 8pm and Friday 25th November 12pm - 4pm.
Continues until 29th January 2017
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