New Generation Gallery

Orla O’Byrne

BA in Fine Art, Crawford College of Art and Design

New Generation Gallery 2019

Surmoulage by Orla O’Byrne
Surmoulage by Orla O’Byrne
Light boxes by Orla O’Byrne
Two light boxes by Orla O’Byrne
Installation shot 2019 by Orla O’Byrne
Untitled by Orla O’Byrne

This work is an investigation into the complicated story of a collection of 200-year-old plaster casts known in Cork as the Canova Casts. Dozens of chalk drawings are projected in sequence onto a monumental blackboard and a collection of large format analogue photographic negatives are displayed within lightboxes. There is also a sculptural object: an unauthorised cast of a cast.

More info about Orla O’Byrne at https://www.orlaobyrne.com

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