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The most striking images from the year in science

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 15:59

From March 14th to 19th, the finalists in this year’s Wellcome Image Awards will once again be revealed at Science Gallery Dublin. From photography and illustration to super-resolution microscopy and medical scans, these artworks use a variety of methods to capture the imagination and bring complex...

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Calling all young makers in Belfast...

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 15:59

MAKESHOP is hitting the road to celebrate NI Science Festival — from 16th to 26th February, you can find us at CastleCourt shopping centre running a wide range of coding, design and making workshops. Fancy getting involved? We're recruiting some young makers to join us — get in touch if...

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2017 First Up: Creative entrepreneurs on breaking through

Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 17:06

First Up: Creative entrepreneurs on breaking through A series of lunchtime talks from the creative minds at the forefront of Irish culture, science and the arts. The unique individuals in the First Up series believed in an idea and did everything possible to make that idea work. They invested in...

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Installing Drone Shadows for DESIGN AND VIOLENCE

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 15:06

In this blog post, our lead mediator for DESIGN AND VIOLENCE, Ryan Coyne, take us through the construction of Drone Shadows exhibits in public spaces around Dublin. Drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), are becoming more and more frequent in conflict zones. For many people around the world,...

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The fifth Science Gallery will be in... Venice!

Friday, December 16, 2016 - 10:49

The fifth gallery to join the Global Science Gallery Network will take pride of place at a waterfront site in Venice Science Gallery Venice will open in 2019 in partnership with The Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, joining a network of galleries linked to universities in Dublin, London,...

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What we have in store for you in 2017

Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 11:47

Can artificial intelligence really do your job better than you? What does an impossible instrument sound like? Should we be worried that the end of the world can be... entertaining? In 2017, Science Gallery at Trinity College Dublin will continue to create compelling experiences designed to...

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Pinhole Perception – Guest Blog from Mediator James Morris

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 10:10

James Morris, a member of our multi-talented Mediator Team here at Science Gallery Dublin tells us about the wonders of the pinhole camera – he can be found on Twitter at @JMorrisj6.  It’s understandable why cameras are so popular; they echo the way we look at the world almost exactly....

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Why does SEEING look the way it does? Claire Healy, Exhibition Designer, explains!

Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 15:07

In this blog post, our Exhibition Designer for SEEING, Claire Healy, take us through why the gallery looks the way it does for this exhibition. When beginning the process of telling a story within a space, it helps to borrow from literary theory and map a story shape onto the space. This gives the...

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We're hiring! Two roles up for grabs at Science Gallery Dublin

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 16:48

Science Gallery Dublin is hiring a Head of Programming Science Gallery Dublin is seeking to appoint a Head of Programming to work at the highest level within the management team to assist in the successful delivery of the Science Gallery mission. The purpose of this role is to plan, commission and...

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FIELD TEST - TY guest blog post

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 11:55

After three months and over 100,000 visitors FIELD TEST closed last Sunday. In case you missed it one of our awesome TY students, Sam, caught the final week of the exhibition and wrote up his thoughts.  The Science Gallery Dublin’s recently closed exhibition FIELD TEST focuses on agriculture...

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