“Hold to the now, the here, through which all future plunges to the past”
Group Virtual Exhibition June 2021- June 2022
The Olivier Cornet Gallery looks at the last 5 years of Bloomsday exhibitions at their Dublin gallery. This online exhibition features previously exhibited work by Michelle Boyle, Mary A. Fitzgerald, Aisling Conroy, Gerald Davis, Áine Divine, David Fox, Nickie Hayden, John Keating, Eoin Mac Lochlainn, Maser, Miriam McConnon, Paula Meehan, Yanny Petters, Kelly Ratchford, Robert Russell, Vicky Smith and Susanne Wawra
Bloomsday is an annual event and the name of a festival held in Dublin (Ireland), in various countries in Europe and around the world. It celebrates Thursday, the 16th of June 1904, the day depicted in Ulysses, James Joyce’s famous novel.
Michelle’s painting of a single apple recounts Stephen Dedalus’s (Joyce’s literary alter ego) preparing an apple for his mother during her final days
‘A cored apple filled with brown sugar, roasting for her at the hob on a dark autumn evening’
Baked Apple from Ulysses / Michelle Boyle/ watercolour paper/ 20 x 20 cm /mounted size 38 x 38 cms €400 To purchase contact [email protected]
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