Temple Bar Gallery + Studios is delighted to announce the second essay in the series by Doireann Ní Ghríofa, TBG+S Writer 2018.
The TBG+S Writing Commission aims to expand ideas around writing about art by inviting Irish authors to create a series of pieces inspired by the exhibitions at Temple Bar Gallery + Studios. The written pieces are available online and in the gallery.
Knock Knock was written in response to Hannah Fitz's solo exhibition of the same name, which runs until Saturday 30 June 2018. For more information on the exhibition please click here.
Download Essay #2 Knock Knock by Doireann Ní Ghríofa by clicking the link below:
'Essay #2 Knock Knock by Doireann Ní Ghríofa'
Doireann Ní Ghríofa is a bilingual writer living and working in Cork. Her fifth book is ’Oighear’ (Coiscéim, 2017) and a collaborative book of poetry and art with artist Alice Maher will soon be published by The Salvage Press. Among her awards are the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature, the Ireland Chair of Poetry Bursary, and the Michael Hartnett Award. Doireann frequently participates in cross-disciplinary collaborations, fusing poetry with film, dance, music, and visual art.