NCAD Gallery Graduate Programme 2020 - 2021 Exhibition Series

The NCAD Gallery hosts a series of exhibitions for the Art and Design Graduate Students of 2020 over the course of 2020-2021 academic year.

DEADLINE Sunday 31 January 2021 - EXHIBITION 8 March – 12 April 2021

NCAD Gallery Graduate 2020 OPEN CALL 2021

As part of the NCAD commitment to the Graduates of 2020, we are excited to announce a Graduate 2020 Exhibition OPEN CALL which invites our graduates across all disciplines to submit proposals for collaborative projects. The winning proposal will be supported to develop a new project to be platformed in the Gallery and on NCAD digital channels, 8 March – 12 April 2021.

The NCAD Gallery Graduate 2020 OPEN CALL 2021 affords our graduates the opportunity to present new work to public audiences. Proposals may be submitted by a cohort from any discipline which may extend to a cross-disciplinary or trans-disciplinary approach.

21 - 28 January 2021

Fine Art Masters (MFA) Graduate 2020 Exhibition

The NCAD School of Fine Art Master of Fine Art (MFA) Graduates 2020 will occupy the NCAD Gallery for use as a lab space from 10th December 2020 to produce work for their exhibition dates of 21 - 28 January 2021.

In September 2020 the School of Fine Art 2020 BA Degree Graduates produced widely watched behind-the-scenes films platformed on the NCAD's Instagram channel. The NCAD Gallery continues the Graduate Programme 2020 Exhibition Series in the New Year 2021, beginning with the Master of Fine Art (MFA) 2020 Graduates Exhibition, 21 - 28 January, followed by the School of Design 2020 Graduates film project presentation produced by NCAD Bureau +, 1 – 14 February, and finishes with the MA / MFA Art in the Contemporary World 2020 Graduates presentation, 15 - 25 February 2021.

1 – 14 February 2021

Design Graduates 2020 Exhibition Series

The NCAD School of Design will occupy the NCAD Gallery spaces with a film project presentation of work from the Graduate class of 2020, produced by the NCAD Bureau +.

March 2021

Graduates In Conversation 60mins

Cross-Disciplinary (Fine Art & Design) Panel Event addressing student experience of making and prospecting future practice broadcast Live on the NCAD YouTube Channel.

15 October - 20 November 2020

Lacuna: CEAD Diploma Graduate 2020 Exhibition

The NCAD Gallery presents, Lacuna: CEAD Higher Diploma Graduate 2020 Exhibition from the Centre of Continuing Education in Art and Design (CEAD), the first in a series of graduate student presentations to take place at the Gallery over the course of the academic year 2020-2021.

2020 Graduates:
Dermot Blighe, Helena Byrne, Robert Byrne, Mary Duggan, Mary Fanning, Jill Geoghegan, Laura Grimes, Anne Kenna, Maryrose Kiernan, Annie McGrath, Helen McLoughlin, Yvette Monahan, Patricia Moura, William Murphy, Paula Stone, David Tolster, Kate Zanchetta.

NCAD Gallery,
National College of Art and Design,
100 Thomas Street,
D08 K521

NCAD Open Studios 2020

This online and virtual programme promotes and documents the work of our graduate students through broadcasting from the NCAD's social media channels to an expanded audience. Our 2020 programme takes the form of a series of curated online broadcasts for our Instagram and YouTube channels, that include: student made behind-the-scenes filmed vignettes; online screenings of virtual and lens-based practices; film; and online symposia.

Monday 28 September 2020   |  12pm
Open Studios

Behind-the-scenes Broadcast 30mins

Applied Materials Graduates in the School of Fine Art film on location in their studios capturing a behind-the-scenes look at their experiences of making.

Monday 28 September 2020   |  2pm
Open Studios

Behind-the-scenes Broadcast 30mins

Media, Print & Sculpture and Expanded Practice Graduates in the School of Fine Art film on location in their studios capturing a behind-the-scenes look at their experiences of making.

Monday 28 September 2020   |  3pm
Open Studios

Behind-the-scenes Broadcast 30mins

Paint Graduates in the School of Fine Art film on location in their studios capturing a behind-the-scenes look at their experiences of making.

Monday 28 September 2020   |  4pm

NCAD Graduate Screenings 2020 Broadcast 10mins

Join us for a showreel screening of virtual and lens-based practices from some of our Graduates in the School of Fine Art.