Culture Night 2017
Friday, 22 September 2017
Culture Night at the Trinity Long Room Hub Arts and Humanities Research Institute
5pm - 9.00pm
At the heart of Trinity College Dublin, experience our unique architecture with a sound exhibition from artist Mark Orange, produced in collaboration with Dublin architect Niall McCullough; and for a snapshot of language culture in Dublin, visit the Dublin Language Garden, now in its fourth year.
‘The Dublin Language Garden’ is an event for all the family, bringing together many themes around language and linguistics, and presenting them through talks and interactive activities throughout the evening. Through board-games, crossword puzzles, and lip reading challenges, visitors can explore the connection between language and culture.
McCullough Mulvin Orange is an art exhibition taking place across five venues in central Dublin, launching on Culture Night 2017. The exhibition features a series of new works by artist Mark Orange each produced in collaboration with leading Dublin architect Niall McCullough of McCullough Mulvin Architects. The works in audio and video are being presented at some of the key Dublin buildings designed by McCullough Mulvin.
Revolution, Rebellion and Resistance
In this the year of the centenary of the Russian Revolution, the Department of Russian and Slavonic Studies is hosting an Evening of Poetry and Song: Revolution, Rebellion and Resistance on Culture Night (22 September) in the Trinity College, Senior Common Room (accessed through the Dining Hall on Front Square). This event is open to all.
Trinity College Old Library and the Book of Kells
Come see The Book of Kells, Ireland's greatest cultural treasure and the world's most famous medieval manuscript. Wander around the 18th century Long Room - filled with 200,000 f the Library's oldest books. View the 1916 Proclamation and the Brian Boru harp.
Campus Location: Trinity Long Room Hub
Room: Trinity Long Room Hub
Event Type: Public
Type of Event: One-time event
Contact Phone: 01 896 3174
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
More info: culturenight.ie