The first of two panel discussions will take place on Friday 6th November @ 1pm. Three exhibiting artists from this year’s exhibition, whose works span a range of disciplines, discuss the day to day business of making art and surviving as artists. Their ideas, inspirations, working methods and practices, themes and theories will be explored in this session which will include audience questions and answers.

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Participating artists:
Jonny McEwen
Gail Ritchie
Jennifer Trouton RUA
Discussions will be led by Mark Shields RUA

Attendance at the ‘Artist’s Reality’ is free and open to all but if you wish to book please contact the Ulster Museum, www.nmni.com/um or +44(0)28 9044000
Location: Lecture Theatre (ground floor)

What’s it all about?

Tailored exhibition tour and workshop for young people (15 yrs +) led by Academy educator, Mary Teresa Gribbin, on Saturday 7th November from 11am – 12.30pm.
Booking: Ulster Museum, www.nmni.com/um or +44(0)28 9044 0000
Location: Gallery 6 & 7 (5th Floor)

Wider Access Tour

An introductory tour of the Academy’s Annual exhibition for wheelchair users and mobility impaired visitors. This tour will be led by Academy educator, Emma Berkery, on Saturday 7th November from 5–6.30pm. All blue badge parking will be reserved for this event.
Booking: Ulster Museum, www.nmni.com/um or +44(0)28 9044 0000
Location: Meet in the Ulster Museum foyer @ 4.45pm.