Limerick, Ireland
Meredith Monk, Ellis Island (1982), still, image copyright of the artist, courtesy of Video Data Bank, School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Culture Night

It’s Culture Night this Friday in Limerick city. EVA International, in partnership with Ormston House, presents Ellis Island by Meredith Monk. The film was originally presented at EVA in 2002 and is being retrieved from the archive for a special Culture Night screening, made possible by Video Data Bank. Monk is an artist, composer, and musician, who has exhibited and performed internationally since the 1960s. The screening will take place from 6 to 7pm.

Later that evening Ormston House will host an intimate concert with Nile St. James. The Limerick soul and folk singer will preview new materials head of an Irish tour this October. The concert will take place from 8 to 10pm. Places are limited, arrive early.