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Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council (dlr) is delighted to invite proposals for its 2021/2022 visual art exhibition programme for the Municipal Gallery, dlr LexIcon, Dún Laoghaire.  The callout is open to professional artists, curators and arts organisations to apply.

The aim of the programme for the Municipal Gallery, dlr LexIcon is to provide opportunities for all to engage with the visual arts as creators, spectators and participants.  Mediation of exhibition programmes is key and the Learning Programme for the gallery links to all the exhibitions.  Applicants must be open to the mediation of their work to a general public audience.

Proposals for solo, two person, or group shows are welcome. A minimum of two separate exhibitions will be programmed from this call out.  At least one will specifically feature the work of artists who live in, work in, are originally from or who have studied visual art in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County.  One exhibition will be programmed each year.

Facilitated Gallery Visit for interested applicants

The Arts Office will host a site visit to the Gallery on 6th November at 6pm to introduce the space and answer any specific questions. To book a place for this, please email Carolyn Brown cbrown@dlrcoco.ie Facilitated gallery visits cannot be accommodated outside of this time.

For detailed information on eligibility and how to apply please click here.