WORK SONGS

WORK SONGS / Fiona Dowling and George Higgs

Visual artist Fiona Dowling and composer George Higgs will collaborate with workers from a cross-section of workplaces, both industrial and rural, to create Work Songs, a musical portrait of South County Dublin's economic profile. 

THE MILL

THE MILL / Nathan O'Donnell

Writer Nathan O’Donnell’s project, The Mill, will engage with a group of young people in Clondalkin to produce a magazine, derived from a history of radical publishing. 

SARAH BROWNE

SARAH BROWNE / Sarah Browne

Visual artist Sarah Browne’s project imagines the gym or leisure centre as a space of transformation. 

ROCK TO THE TOP

ROCK TO THE TOP / Ciarán Taylor

Inspired by the story of Oisín i dTír na n-Óg, who single-handedly lifted a boulder up the mountains near Tallaght, Ciarán Taylor’s Rock to the Top invites the people of South Dublin to take up the challenge of recreating this mythic feat by working together.

​CLAMOUR & ROAR - A CITIZENS' CHORUS

​CLAMOUR & ROAR - A CITIZENS' CHORUS / Veronica Coburn

Clamour & Roar – A Citizens’ Chorus is a mixed discipline, multi-generational, cross-community participatory art project which will culminate in an original theatre performance devised by theatre artist Veronica Coburn. 

IN CONTEXT 4 - IN OUR TIME is South Dublin County Council’s Public Art Programme 2016-2019 under the Per Cent for Art scheme.

The IN CONTEXT 4 - IN OUR TIME Open Call aimed to attract radical, ground-breaking and extraordinary artistic proposals across all contemporary art forms including: architecture, circus, dance, film, literature, music, opera, performing arts, theatre and visual arts/visual culture. 

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TRANS-BORDER

TRANS-BORDER / Cathy Coughlan

IN CONTEXT 4 - IN OUR TIME Launch Commission
Cathy Coughlan (Havoc Dance Company) created a new site-specific dance commission responding to the context of South Dublin County.

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SUBTOPIAN BALLAD

SUBTOPIAN BALLAD / Dragana Jurisic

SUBTOPIAN BALLAD sought to document and to capture the pulse of South Dublin County in order to illustrate the context for the IN CONTEXT 4 - IN OUR TIME programme.

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