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SELF PORTRAITS - TY GUEST BLOG POST

Monday, December 14, 2015 - 16:51

This is a guest blog post by one of our awesome TY students, Eilis, who checked out one of our exhibits for us and wrote up her thoughts. A self-portrait is a representation of how we view ourselves, it is a way an artist can obtain a sense of control about their features, a method in which we gain...

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TRAUMA: It's like, OMG, so traumatic... – words from the TRAUMA curators

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 10:48

Alongside our exhibition, TRAUMA: BUILT TO BREAK, we're bringing you a series of essays from the curators of the show that examine some of the themes it explores. This, the third in the series by Head of the Department of Germanic Studies at Trinity College Dublin and Curator of TRAUMA CaitrÍona...

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Trauma is the Ultimate Insult – words from the TRAUMA curators

Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 10:23

Ahead of TRAUMA: BUILT TO BREAK opening on Friday the 20th of November 2015, we're bringing you a series of essays from the curators of the show that examine some of the themes it will explore. This, the second in the series by neuroscientist and Director of Science Gallery London Daniel Glaser,...

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Trauma and Torture – words from the TRAUMA curators

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 16:08

Ahead of TRAUMA: BUILT TO BREAK opening on Friday the 20th of November 2015, we're bringing you a series of essays from the curators of the show that explore some of the themes it will explore. Here, in the first of the series, neuroscientist Shane O'Mara looks at the effect trauma and torture has...

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People as Pixels - TY guest blog post

Friday, October 30, 2015 - 16:22

This is a guest blog post by one of our awesome TY students, Eilis, who checked out one of our exhibits for us and wrote up her thoughts. The world is partly run on appearances; how you present yourself plays a major role in how you are perceived by others. With 0,16 these prejudiced ideas and all...

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We're just mad about sugru...

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 17:04

At Science Gallery we love when art and science collide and with sugru the ancient art of fixing becomes available to everyone through this very clever substance. Jane ní Dhulchaointigh (curator of last year's FAIL BETTER) had a great thought while working on her MA in Product Design at Royal...

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Get making with MAKESHOP

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 17:43

Did you make it to Dublin Maker last Saturday? Whether the answer is yes or no, MAKESHOP has just the things to turn you from spectator to maker. How about a Four Piece Soldering Set? This kit has everything you need to start building your very own circuits at home. Four Piece Soldering Kit...

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Travelling soon? Pass the time with these holiday products

Friday, July 17, 2015 - 14:44

If it's time to jump on a plane, catch a train, hit the highway, or step into the Tardis, then everyone needs something small that's packed with quality entertainment to bring on that annual exodus out of the city.  For the grownups, pick up Oliver Sacks' latest offering, On The Move –...

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Father's Day: Gadgets for Dadgets

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 12:30

The time has come to celebrate fantastic fathers. Well, perhaps not if you're a Komodo dragon, whose females can undergo something called parthenogenesis, or 'virgin births'. But, if like the rest of us, your dad did supply close to half your genetic code, why not reward them with a little...

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Help us test our BETA BRUNCH

Friday, May 8, 2015 - 12:30

Calling all breakfast buffs and lunch lovers: we want you to preview our new brunch menu this weekend. For just €25 a head, sit down to a four course brunch bonanza, plus a cocktail and a Cloud Picker coffee. We're not taking walk-ins for BETA BRUNCH this weekend, so if you'd like to come along...

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