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West Cork Arts Centre Publications Archive

SCISSORS CUT PAPER WRAP STONE Published by CCA Derry-Londonderry on the occasion of the exhibition at CCA Derry-Londonderry, Uillinn West Cork Arts Centre and Ormston House, 2016/17 Editors: Alissa Kleist and Matt Packer. Design: Alex Synge/ The First 47. Essay Illustrations: Haus 8   ISBN 0-9541549-7-5  €12

ET SI ON S'ÉTAIT TROMPÉ? / WHAT IF WE GOT IT WRONG? Produced by the Centre Culturel Irlandais in the lead up to the international COP21 Climate Conference 2015, including commissioned essays by Frank MacDonald, Darragh McKeown and Katherine Waugh and an introduction by Curator Norma Hickey M'Sichili, Director, Centre Culturel, Irlandais. Funded by Centre Culturel Irlandais, Ireland Fund de France, F.E. McWilliam Gallery and Studio, Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council, Culture Ireland and Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The exhibition toured in partnership with F.E. McWilliam Gallery, Wexford Arts Centre, Leitrim Sculpture Centre and West Cork Arts Centre. ISBN: 9782955448007 €10

TIPPING / POINT Anita Groener, a new monograph was launched by Dutch Ambassador Robert Engels on Wednesday 28 April at Rubicon Gallery, Dublin.
This publication is supported by The Royal Netherlands Embassy Dublin/Koninklijke Nederlandse Ambassade Dublin, Rubicon Gallery and West Cork Arts Centre and includes contributions by Séan Kissane Head of Exhibitions, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin; Arno Kramer artist and curator Drawing Centre, Diepenheim, The Netherlands and Robert Harrison Professor in Italian Literature and Chair of the Department of French and Italian at Stanford University, USA

LIVING LANDSCAPE; IRELAND AND CATALUNYA–SPAIN ǀ Paisatge Vivent: Irlanda i Catalunya-Espanya ǀ Paisaje Vivo: Irlanda y Cataluña-España
This 124 page, full-colour publication, with translations in Catalan and Spanish, also includes a DVD which documents the exhibition and symposium and features the work of artists Chema Alvargonzález, Clarissa Cestari, Amanda Coogan, Domènec, Jordi Gispert, Anita Groener, Katie Lincoln, Patricia McKenna, Maïs, Fx Murphy, Sinéad Ní Mhaonaigh, Alanna O’Kelly, Niamh O’Malley, Jorge Satorre and Ignacio Uriarte. With essays by Marta Darder, Martí Peran, Therry Rudin, Yvonne Scott, Cliodhna Shaffrey, Armelle Skatulski and Tim Stott and designed by Alan Bennis of Bennis Design.
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in association with Galería Safia, Barcelona, 2009.
ISBN: 1-904354-21-1
€25

ECLIPSE OF A TITLE: DIANA COPPERWHITE
This 132 page, hard-back publication was produced on the occasion of Diana Copperwhite winning the AIB Art Prize, 2007. With a foreword by Ann Davoren, Director of West Cork Arts Centre and Aoife Ruane, Director, Highlanes Gallery and essays by writer Colm Toibin and Skye Sherwin, Deputy Editor of Art Review, this lavish publication was designed by David Joyce of Language. The book won a Silver Bell for design in the Institute of Creative Advertising & Design (ICAD) Awards in 2009.
Photography by Jacqui McIntosh, Davey Moore, Amelia Stein and Roland Paschhoff.
Published by West Cork Arts Centre, 2009
ISBN: 1-904354-20-3
€40

BA IN VISUAL ART, SHERKIN ISLAND 2009
A 24 page, full colour publication, published on the occasion of the BA in Visual Art Degree Show WCAC 1 – 21 March 2009 and BA (hons) in Visual Art Graduation 2009 Sherkin Island, 2 March 2009. A joint initiative between the School of Art, Design and Printing at Dublin Institute of Technology, Sherkin Island Development Society Ltd. And WCAC and supported by Dept of Rural, Gaeltacht and Community Affairs
Essays: Professor Brian Norton, Majella O’Neill Collins and Dan Reilly
Photography: Tom Kelly
Published by WCAC, 2009
ISBN: 1-904354-23-8

BODY OF WATER
Bernadette Burns, Majella O’Neill Collins, Patricia Hurl, Therry Rudin
Michelle Concepcion, Roso Cuso, Marta Darder, Ester Xargay
A 48 page, full colour book, published on the occasion of the exhibitions at WCAC 29 November – 23 December 2008 and at Galeria Safia 15 January – 27 February 2009 by Bernadette Burns, Majella O’Neill Collins, Patricia Hurl and Therry Rudin and at Galeria Safia, Barcelona 28 Nov – 31 Dec 2008 and WCAC 10 – 31 January 2009 by Michelle Concepcion, Roso Cuso, Marta Darder, Ester Xargay.
With essays by Dr. Francis Halsall and Pilar Bonet. English, Spanish and Catalan.
Photography by Ramona Farrelly, Tom Kelly, Phil Pound and Therry Rudin
Published by West Cork Arts Centre, 2008
ISBN: 1-904354-22-X

BREADMATTERS III
An 88 page, full colour, hard-back publication with DVD, documenting the BreadMatters III: Mediating Through Art and Bread project at WCAC in 2005. Participating artists, writers, historians and composers from Poland, Portugal, Ireland and Britain were Ines Amado, Alexandra do Carmo and Alison Knowles, Frederica Bastide Duarte, Luis Braganca Gil, Jan Gryka, Siun Hanrahan, Maria Lino, alice Maher, John Newling, Abigail O'Brien, Gerald O'Brien, Rachel Parry and Eileen O'Sullivan, Henrique Pinto, Nigel Rolfe, Malgorzata Sady, Bartolomeu dos Santos, Mo Throp, Ruth Weinberg and Michael Wright.
Published by West Cork Arts Centre, 2007
ISBN: 1-904354-17-3

WEST CORK ARTS CENTRE'S YOUTH ARTS STRATEGY
A full colour overview of the West Cork Arts Centre's Youth Arts Strategy produced by Chris Black and Alison Trim and supported by funding from the National Youth Arts Programme.
Published by West Cork Arts Centre, 2007
ISBN: 1-904354-19-X
This publication and a copy of the full report is available on request.

MAKING MEMORIES: CELEBRATING A DECADE OF THE WEST CORK CRAFT & DESIGN GUILD
A full colour publication with essay by Sarah Foster, Lecturer in Design History, Crawford College of Art, Cork.
Published by West Cork Arts Centre to coincide with the exhibition Making Memories: Ten Years of the West Cork Craft & Design Guild, 30 November - 22 December 2007
ISBN 1-904354-18-1

SELECTED WORKS 1999 – 2007 / CECILY BRENNAN
A full colour publication with essay by Caoimhín Mac Giolla Léith, critic and writer
Published by West Cork Arts Centre to coincide with the exhibition
Cadere by Cecily Brennan, 27 October – 20 November 2007
ISBN: 1-904354-16-5

CITY: EITHNE JORDAN
A full colour publication with essay by Gemma Tipton, critic and writer
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in association with Centre Cultural, Irlandais, Paris and Rubicon Gallery, Dublin, 2007
ISBN: 1-904354-15-7

NEARLY THERE: JOHANNA CONNOR AND GABRIELLE BYRNE
A 4 page colour programme of the Nearly There: Work in Progress exhibition at West Cork Arts Centre, with essay by Brian Lalor, artist and writer, Chairman of Graphic Studio Dublin, and General Editor of The Encyclopaedia of Ireland
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in 2007
ISBN: 1-904354-12-2

CONVERSATIONS IN COLOUR: EVALUATION OF THE ARTS FOR HEALTH PARTNERSHIP PROGRAMME 2005/2006
This 50 page colour illustrated report evaluates a year-long Arts Programme introduced in five West Cork Community Hospitals in partnership with the West Cork Arts Centre.
Evaluator: Jennifer Russell, Lecturer at University College Cork Department of Epidemiology and Public Health and Independent Specialist Public Health Advisor.
Published by the Arts for Health Partnership in 2007
ISBN: 1-904354-13-0

BEING THERE: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE WORK OF JOE WILSON
A 59 page colour illustrated catalogue introduction to the works of Joe Wilson together with essays and interview with the artist. Interview: Joe Wilson and David Lilburn, Being There: Aidan Dunne, Art Critic for the Irish Times, Markings: Seamus Heaney, Foreword: James O’ Nolan.
Published by Occasional Press in association with West Cork Arts Centre to coincide with the exhibition Groundworks, by Joe Wilson in 2006
ISBN: 0-9548976-2-5

MEMENTO MORI: NIGEL ROLFE
A 16 page colour illustrated publication for Nigel Rolfe’s exhibition at the West Cork Arts Centre.
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in 2006
ISBN: 1-904354-11-4

TRUE NORTH: PATRICIA McKENNA
An 18 page colour illustrated catalogue of Patricia McKenna’s work for her 2005 exhibition at the West Cork Arts Centre with essay by Ruth Devine.
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in 2005
ISBN: 1-904354-08-4

THE SHEETS ARE LAID IN PERFECT ORDER: PATRICIA HURL AND THERRY RUDIN
Full colour publication with CD and essay by Fionna Barber
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in 2004
ISBN: 1-904354-07-6

SHERKIN: ART & CULTURE PROGRAMME
A 36 page colour catalogue of artists involved with the 2004 Sherkin Island Culture Programme in co-operation with Dublin Institute of Technology and West Cork Arts Centre. Essays by Liam Chambers, Development Officer, Sherkin, Heir, Whiddy, Long and Dursey Islands. John O’ Connor, Head, School of Art Design and Printing, Dublin Institute of Technology.
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in 2004
ISBN: 1 904354 08 4

JILL DENNIS: A FLOATER IN MY SHADOW
A 32 page colour illustrated catalogue with essay by Gerry Walker
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in 2003
ISBN: 1-904354-06-8

IAN HUMPHREYS, MAJELLA O NEILL COLLINS, JOHN SIMPSON
A 32 page colour illustrated catalogue of works by three West Cork-based artists with essay by Ann Davoren, Director, West Cork Arts Centre
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in association with Cunnamore Galleries in 2003
ISBN: 1 904354 05 X

ORGANIC GRAIN: GERARD COX
A 32 page colour catalogue of the artist’s works with illustrations and essay by Peter Murray, Director, Crawford Gallery, Cork
Published by the West Cork Arts Centre in 2002
ISBN: 1-904354-02-5

IAN HUMPHREYS
A 24 page colour catalogue with essay by Chris Boon, Director, Cunnamore Galleries.
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in association with Cunnamore Galleries in 2002
ISBN: 1 904354 00 9

ALSO: MAUD COTTER
A 32 page catalogue with essay by Sarah Glennie, Projects Curator, Henry Moore Foundation Contemporary Projects
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in association with Rubicon Gallery in 2002
ISBN: 1 904354 01 7

LIVING LANDSCAPE: EUROPEAN TOPOGRAPHIES
A colour illustrated 48 page anthology with essays by Ann Davoren, Director WCAC, Norah Campbell, Director An Tuireann, Skye, Campbell Bruce, selector and Julie Brook, selector. Translated from English to Irish and Scots Gaelic.
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in 2002
ISBN: 1 904354 03 3

ALBERT IRVIN: PAINTINGS AND PRINTS 1991 – 2001
A 60 page colour illustrated catalogue of the artist’s works from 1991 through 2001.
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in association with Limerick City Gallery of Art in 2001

JACQUELINE STANLEY: WICKLOW TO WEST CORK
A 36 page publication with colour and black and white illustrations of the artist’s works from 1985 through to 2000 with essay by Aidan Dunne, Art Critic for the Irish Times.
Published by West cork Arts Centre in 2000

SARAH WALKER: PAINTINGS 1990 – 2000
A 38 page colour illustrated catalogue of the artist’s work from 1990 to 2000 with essay by Charles Tyrrell.
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in 2000

CÓILÍN MURRAY (PAINTINGS & PRINTS 1982 – 1996
A 64 page publication with colour and black and white images and essays by Ciarán MacGonigal, Director RHA; Jackie Butler, Director WCAC and Marian Lovett.
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in association with the RHA Gallagher Gallery, Dublin in 1996.

LIVING LANDSCAPE 1987 – 1996
A 48 page colour illustrated anthology of Irish based landscape artists with essays by Aidan Dunne, Art Critic for the Irish Times and Cóilín Murray, originator of Living Landscape.
Published by Gandon Books in association with West Cork Arts Centre, 1996
ISBN 0946641 773

LIVING LANDSCAPE ANTHOLOGY
A 96 page anthology of modern Irish poets, including John Montague, Theo Dorgan, Rita Ann Higgins and Eavan Boland, accompanied by black and white illustrations by Cóilín Murray and edited by Donald Choice .
Published by West Cork Arts Centre in 1990

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