Yves Saint Laurent
by Reginald Gray

Wednesday 15 March – 6.30pm
Admission free

Reginald Gray (1930-2013) was an Irish artist who worked as a portrait painter, celebrity photographer, set designer and fashion designer (for Vogue, Fairchild, Condé Nast, WWD) in Paris and New York. This posthumous exhibition of portraits of Yves Saint Laurent is an opportunity to publicize his art in Ireland.
Reginald’s Paris poet friend, Derry O’Sullivan and daughter Eleonore Gray will open the exhibition followed by the screening of the documentary Reginald Gray: Portrait of a portrait artist.

Children Workshop
Marc Majewski

Saturday 25 March 10am-1pm
Admission free 

What would a hero be without his costume?The
French Library is pleased to welcome French children's book illustrator Marc Majewski for a workshop combining arts & crafts and a showcase on the representation of characters based on their costume.

6-10 year old children will be invited to find their heroic self and, of course, to work on their costume!


Creative Writing Workshops
with Dermot Bolger

Monday 3rd April
10am: Primary School Workshop
12pm: Secondary School Workshop
Admission free

These workshops take inspiration from Museum exhibitions Recovered voices; the Stories of the Irish at War, 1914-15 and Soldiers and Chiefs - The Irish at War at Home and Abroad from 1550 to the present day.

National Museum of Ireland, Decorative Arts and History, Learning Resource Room, Collins Barracks, Dublin 8

Booking: 01 677 7444

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