The Damer House Gallery is currently hosting an exhibition entitled ‘Overture 2014’ - this event represents the gallery’s second season’s exhibition of graduates in Fine Art from the Centre for Creative Arts Galway (GMIT), Limerick School of Art (LIT) and Crawford College of Art and Design (CIT).
The work on show (from twelve selected graduates) is really exciting and deals with issues such as emigration, family and education.
The exhibiton was openend by Rayne Booth recently who is a curator and arts manager - Rayne Booth is currently Program Curator at Temple Bar Studio & Gallery, Dublin.
The artists included in the exhibition are: Jackie Bourke, Michael Cleary, Jason Dunne, Stephanie Deady, Mary Jordan, Miroslava Pavelkova, joseph Keating, Rachel Marum, Etaoine Melville, Rob Monaghan and Ewan Mc Garry.
The Damer House Gallery is located in the Damer House and Roscrea Castle Heritage Centre, Castle Street, Roscrea. The co-directors of the Gallery are Patricia Hurl and Therry Rudin.
The Damer House Gallery was launched last year and ran from July to September featuring three shows.