Booked Out: Writing about Visual Art with Adrian Duncan
Starts: Saturday 5 Oct 2019
Time: 10.30am – 4.30pm
Duration: 1 day
Cost: €80/€70 Members
This course, led by artist and writer Adrian Duncan, is for anyone interested in writing about visual art. This day-long course will look at the similarities between short-form fiction and the description of art works. The course will include a visit to the Hugh Lane Gallery. Over the course of the day exercises in writing, looking, describing and the placing of imaginary objects in imaginary spaces will take place. Some reading will be provided beforehand as material for discussion through the day.
Adrian Duncan is an Irish artist and writer. His debut novel Love Notes from a German Building Site was published in 2019 by Lilliput Press and Head of Zeus. His fiction, non-fiction and art criticism has appeared in the Dublin Review, The Stinging Fly, The Times Literary Supplement, Frieze, Art and the Public Sphere, Eyeline, and Architecture Ireland. He is a co-editor of Paper Visual Art Journal (IRL/DE).