Limerick, Ireland

2018 Catalogue

The 328-page catalogue acts as a guide and record of the 12-week programme of exhibitions and events, curated by Inti Guerrero, that took place at various locations across Limerick city from 14 April to 8 July 2018.

Contents of the 38th EVA International catalogue include Inti Guerrero’s curatorial essay ‘The Thirty-Eighth and the Eighth’; a section titled ‘On Dams’ that includes: Joan Didion’s essay ‘At the Damn’; a short history of dams; an essay by Sorcha O’Brien titled ‘You Don’t Know What You’ve Got ‘Til It’s Gone: Infrastructure, National Identity, Technology and Modernity’; a section titled ‘Paddy and Mr Punch’ including cartoons from 1800s satirical magazine Punch; a section titled ‘On Power and the Body’ including ‘A Timeline: from the Magdelene Laundries to the Repeal of the Eighth Amendment’; and an essay by Emer O’Toole mtitled ‘I wish Ann Lovett Were Out Buying a Swimsuit for Lanzarote’.

The catalogue also contains profile pages of all participating artists: Peju Alatise, Malala Andrialavidrazana, Alexander Apóstol, Artists’ Campaign to Repeal the Eighth Amendment, Jaime Ávila, Akiq AW, Patricia Belli, Colin Booth, Lee Bul, José Castrellón, Viriya Chotpanyavisut, Steven Cohen, Bruce Conner, Juan Dávila, Patrizio di Massimo, Roy Dib, Rita Duffy, Adrian Duncan and Feargal Ward, John Duncan, Juan Pablo Echeverri, Inji Efflatoun, Gonzalo Fuenmayor, John Gerrard, Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, Alejandro González Iñárritu, Laurent Grasso, Eileen Gray, Claire Halpin, Sanja Iveković, Uchechukwu James-Iroha, Mainie Jellett, Seán Keating, Sam Keogh, Marie-Claire Messouma Manlanbien, Napoles Marty, Francis Matthews, Julie Merriman, Kevin Mooney, Locky Morris, Isabel Nolan, Masahito Ono, David Pérez Karmadavis, John Rainey, Dan Rees, Marlon T. Riggs, Sutthirat Supaparinya, Beto Shwafaty, Mina Talaee, Jenna Tas, Darn Thorn, Top Lista Nadrealista, Nicolás Vizcaíno Sánchez, Ian Wieczorek, Liu Xiaodong, and Trevor Yeung.

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328 Pages

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