QSS BEDFORD ST OPEN FOR BELFAST OPEN STUDIOS

“Belfast Open Studios returns for its fifth annual insight into the tremendous creative activity that is going on all around us, all of the time. Over 250 professional artists are at work behind the usually closed doors of Belfast studios. They produce work that is seen and celebrated in galleries around the world and make […]

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QSS artist Amanda Coogan exhibiting in the Naked Truth: The Nude in Irish Art

The exhibition Naked Truth: The Nude in Irish Art at the Crawford Art Gallery gathers together over 80 works to assert the existence of a rich history of the depiction of the naked and the unclothed body in the work and practice of Irish artists. From anonymous, medieval Sheela-na-Gigs to contemporary video and performance work, Irish artists have created images […]

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Group exhibition at the Glucksman (Cork) featuring work by Amanda Coogan

If you are in Cork before 8th July visit the Glucksman’s DOUBLE TAKE: Collection and Context exhibition which includes work by QSS artist Amanda Coogan. DOUBLE TAKE looks back to some of the innovative moments within the Glucksman’s exhibition history by recreating displays by artists who are also represented in the UCC Art Collection. The exhibition has […]

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QSS artist Amanda Coogan taking part in ‘The Book and the Body’ symposium at UCD

Amanda Coogan will will host a workshop that explores perception through the artist’s body on Friday 20th April (11.30am – 1pm) at University College Dublin for their The Book and the Body symposium. Participants should wear weather appropriate/comfortable clothing, be prepared to work outdoors/site specifically and be ready to explore together! Tickets available from www.eventbrite.ie (10 Euro plus […]

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QSS artist Amanda Coogan in ‘Activating Pangea: Acts to Objects’

Curated by: Ciara Scanlan & Matthew Nevin of MART Gallery Dublin Runs: March 15th – April 29th 2018 Gallery: LACE, Los Angeles. Artists: Aine Phillips, Amanda Coogan, Helen Mac Mahon, Margaret O’Brien, Katherine Nolan, Eleanor Lawler, Laura O’Connor, and Jane Fogarty. Opening Reception: March 15th, 2018, 7-10 PM The opening night will feature performances by: Amanda Coogan, Eleanor Lawler, Cindy Rehm, Thinh Nguyen and Mothertongues (Meital Yaniv & Kim Ye).   The […]

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Amanda Coogan: Long Now at the Shebeen Flick Film Festival

‘Long Now’ a documentary by Paddy Cahill, which explores the importance of time and duration through QSS artist Amanda Coogan, will be shown at the Shebeen Flick Film Festival in Berlin on 16th March 2018. Filmed during a gruelling six-week exhibition at Ireland’s prestigious RHA Gallery, the hour-long documentary follows the artist as she prepares […]

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QSS for Belfast Open Studios 2017

QSS Bedford St is one of 15 artist studio groups taking part in Belfast Open Studios 2017. This event (which is also part of the Belfast International Arts Festival) provides a fantastic opportunity for members of the public to gain behind-the-scenes access to the studios of some of Belfast’s brightest emerging and established artists and […]

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Unafraid Red review by Slavka Sverakova

Check out Slavka Sverakova’s review of the recent Unafraid Red exhibition at QSS Gallery curated by Colin Darke. This exhibition, the first in a series of four member’s shows, featured work by Amanda Coogan, Catherine Davison, Sinead McKeever, Gail Ritchie and Jennifer Trouton. Unafraid Yellow follows in August with works by Sean Campbell, Ashley Holmes, Clement […]

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Performance by Amanda Coogan for Unafraid Red

As part of Unafraid Red, currently on show in the QSS Gallery, Belfast, critically acclaimed artist Amanda Coogan will perform Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow on Saturday 29th April, from 12 noon to 4pm. This event is supported by Biffa Waste Management NI. Coogan’s work encompasses a multitude of media including objects, text, moving and […]

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