Discovering Contemporary Art in NI

Northern Ireland’s museums and arts centres are all preparing to open their doors again which is great to see. One of those reopening again is the Centre of Contemporary Arts, Derry ~ Londonderry. Their first in-person exhibition after lockdown will be titled ‘Irish Modernisms’ and will include print, sculpture, textile and architecture highlighting the complex and nuanced influence of modernism in the North of Ireland. Read more about the exhibition and each of the artists. Although this exhibition will not be available to view online, you can watch this interview with artist Jan McCullough who recently held an exhibition at the centre. In the interview, Jan talks about the influence and inspiration behind her collection ‘Tricks of the Trade’.