Limerick, Ireland
Marta Giralt. Photo: Deirdre Power

Dhá Theanga #3 / Marta Giralt

A response to the 39th EVA International in Catalan. Number #3 in the Dhá Theanga series of multi-language audio responses that explore a creative mediation to the artwork and thematics of Ireland’s Biennial of Contemporary Art.

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” L’itinerari de l’exposició ens descobreix diferents mirades i sensacions al voltant del tema de l’espai i la terra, la terra a la que pertanyem i que ens pertany. ” – Marta Giralt

Directed and Composed by Diarmuid McIntyre of Grey Heron Media featuring a reflection in Catalan written and performed by Marta Giralt with sounds and music copyright to Driant Zeneli and remixed by Diarmuid McIntyre.

Marta Giralt, PhD, is a Lecturer in Applied Linguistics and Spanish in the School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics at the University of Limerick. She teaches Spanish and researches in Intercultural communication and CALL (Computer Assisted Language Learning). She loves languages and is native in Catalan and Spanish.

Diarmuid McIntyre is the Creative Director of Grey Heron Media based in Kilfinane Co. Limerick. Diarmuid’s audio compositions have featured at the Venice Architecture Biennale, Town Hall Theatre, and been commissioned by festivals in Ireland, USA, UK and France. He has won Gold three times at the New York Radio Festival, as well as at the Association of International Broadcasters and the IMRO Radio Awards. His radio work regularly appears on RTE, BBC, CBC and NPR. Diarmuid is also the founder the Festival Director of the HearSay International Audio Arts Festival.

Grey Heron Media specialises in creative compelling audio storytelling for radio, podcast and beyond. They also explore the artistic and creative possibilities of the interplay of sound and story on specially commissioned audio pieces for performance in physical spaces and online.