An invitation to participate in The Irish Polish Society Art Exhibition

Date; 22nd June-3rd July 2009

Venue; Dublin City Council, Civic Offices Wood Quay

Hanging & Opening on 22nd June (Hanging- AM & early afternoon. Evening Opening approximately at 7.00)


  • The Exhibition is Open to Irish Polish Society Members

(To join the Society send a cheque to IPS c/o Hon. Treasurer Deirdre Holland,

20 Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin 2.

Annual Membership- Individual E.12, Family E.17, Student & Unwaged E.10)

  • Media; 2D Art form i.e. Paintings, Pastels, Pencil Drawings, Prints etc. 3D form – small scale Ceramics which must be hung i.e. Ceramic Plates. No photographs or installations.

  • Please submit two photographs of your most recent work, at least one should be exhibited (photographs required for Press Release). Please give the following information on the reverse side of each photograph; your name, title, media used, dimensions of unframed work.

  • Space available for hanging- At least one panel measuring 1metre x 2.25metres will be provided. Artists will be responsible for hanging their own work (or you can ask someone to hang on your behalf)

  • A very short resume about you & your art work, NO MORE than 150-250 words. (required for press release).

  • Your personal details; name, address, telephone number, e – mail address.

  • A cheque for E. 40 (Euro) made payable to “The Irish Polish Society” This will contribute towards the cost of renting display boards, wine reception & staff for the opening, invitations & postage. Also 15% commission from the sale of work will be taken.

  • The committee reserves the right to refuse work which may not be suitable for this exhibition (in this case cheques will be returned)

  • Closing date for submission Monday 25th May 2009

  • Check list;

Please forward;

  1. Cheque for E. 40 (Euro)

  2. Two photographs

  3. Artist’s resume

  4. Personal details

Please send to; c/o Marysia Harasimowicz OR c/o Helena Johnston at

IPS 20, Fitzwilliam Place Dublin 2.

For Further information please contact Marysia 087 6853452, or Helena 086 0820541 or Ginger 087 6955894

Final details of Exhibition will be sent to you via e-mail or post after 25th May.