TBG+S Writer 2015/16: Sara Baume - Essay #2 ‘Display Show’

24 August 2015

Temple Bar Gallery + Studios is delighted to announce the second in a series of five commissioned essays by author Sara Baume written in response to each programmed exhibition at TBG+S. The essays, with layout by Language, are available online, in the gallery and broadcast on RTE’s Arena radio programme.

The second essay in the series responds to the group exhibition Display Show curated by Gavin Wade (with Celine Condorelli & James Langdon). Display Show initiates a set of artworks embedded with, and reliant upon, explicit conditions of display as a combination of functional attributes. The exhibition continues until Saturday 29th August 2015.

For more information on the exhibition please click here.

Download Display Show essay by Sara Baume by clicking the link below:
‘Essay #2 Display Show - Sara Baume’

Listen to Sara on RTE's Arena radio programme here.

Sara Baume studied fine art and creative writing, and has published both criticism and fiction. In 2014 she won the Davy Byrne’s Short Story Award, and in 2015 she won the Hennessy Award for New Irish Writing. Her debut novel, Spill Simmer Falter Wither, was published by Tramp Press in February 2015.