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Campus Art - Smartphone Interactive Tour

The Modern Art Collections

A selection of works on view at the Trinity College Dublin main campus


Download and print the tour here - pdf, 332kb

(For Irish page and tour, click here)

Instructions: Smartphone users should download a free ‘QR tag reader’ app to scan the collections codes. Simply open the QR app once downloaded. This automatically opens the smartphone camera. Hover the camera over the black and white tag and your phone will be directed to the relevant page on the Trinity College Dublin Art Collections website where you can access more information on the artist and work. Enjoy!

Direct access to the web pages is also available from the list below

Henry Moore in Library Square, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

Highlights from the Modern and Contemporary Art Collections on campus

Location change October 2017: Margaret Corcoran's 'Return to Cythera' was on display in the Arts Building concourse, near the entrance to Fellows' Square from November 2014 to October 2017 when it was transferred to a special display to celebrate TRIARC's 15th anniversary. TRIARC is Trinity's Irish Art Research Centre and is located at the Provost's House Stables.

Eileen Gray 'Castellar' (designed 1926, woven 1975) wool, long-pile rug, hand-woven and knotted wool by The Donegal Carpet Company, Ireland - entrance to The Lecky Library, The Arts Building

Alexander Calder 'Cactus Provisoire' (1967) welded steel - Fellows' Square

Henry Moore 'Reclining Connected Forms' (1969) bronze - Library Square

Arnaldo Pomodoro, 'Sfera con Sfera' (1982-83) bronze - The Berkeley Library forecourt

Patrick Scott 'Berkeley' (1967) V'Soske tapestry - The Berkeley Library entrance hall

Michael Warren 'Countermovement' (1985) Spanish chestnut - The Copse, between the Playing fields

Eilis O'Connell 'Apples and Atoms' (2013) polished steel - The FitzGerald Building, School of Physics, near the rugby playing pitch

Recently Unveiled:

Chac Mool by Sebastián (2002), spray painted mild steel - The Lincoln Gate entrance to the University

Recently transferred:

Margaret Corcoran ' Return to Cythera' (2014) oil on canvas - Transferred in October 2017 from the Arts Building, concourse to TRIARC, Trinity Irish Art Research Centre, located at the Provost's House Stables

Robert Ballagh 'Three People with a Jackson Pollock' (1973) acrylic on canvas, formerly at the entrance to The Lecky Library, The Arts Building now awaiting Conservation

Anne Madden 'Big Red Mountain series, sixpartite', (1967), oil on canvas, formerly at the concourse of The Arts Building, now in Regent House

This web page will be added to overtime

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Last updated 10 January 2018 (Email).