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Naked Truth: The Nude in Irish Art

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Crawford Art Gallery

Emmet Place

T12 TNE6 Cork

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Naked Truth: The Nude in Irish Art

13 July - 28 October, 2018

This major exhibition surveys the nude and the naked body as created and depicted by Irish artists. Focusing on interconnecting themes of political allegory, domestic intimacy, gender politics, artistic training, censorship, sexuality and display, the exhibition features work from historic Sheela ni-gigs to artists including Francis Bacon, Dorothy Cross, Robert Fagan, Amanda Coogan, Mainie Jellet and Brian Maguire.


Curated by William Laffan and Dawn Williams

Image copyright: Elizabeth Cope Giraffe Man (2006)

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Crawford Art Gallery

Emmet Place

T12 TNE6 Cork

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