Ireland at Venice 2022


Niamh O'Malley, production still, 2021. Courtesy the artist.

An artist’s book published by Temple Bar Gallery + Studios will coincide with the opening of the Venice Biennale in April 2022. Designed by Alex Synge / The First 47, this visual document and object will augment O’Malley’s exhibition with new images and writings including commissioned responsive texts by Brian Dillon, Lizzie Lloyd and Eimear McBride.

Brian Dillon
Author of ‘Suppose a Sentence’ 2020 (Fitzcarraldo), ‘The Great Explosion’ 2016 (Penguin), ‘Ruin Lust’ 2014 (Tate).

Lizzie Lloyd
Visual Arts writer and contributor to Art Monthly, artnet, Art Review, among other art magazines and journals.

Eimear McBride
Author of ‘A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing’ 2013, ‘The Lesser Bohemians’ 2016, ‘Strange Hotel’ 2020 (Faber and Faber).

The publication will be available for pre-order soon.