Design Graduate End-of-Year Show 2012 calendar

Athlone Institute of Technology
Event title: The Design At AIT Graduate Exhibition 2012
Location: Showing on the main campus of the Athlone Institute of Technology, Dublin Road, Athlone, Co Westmeath
Opening Date: Private View Opening on Friday May 25th at 6.30pm
Open to the Public from Tuesday June 5th
Closing Date: Friday June 8th
Times of opening: Tuesday to Thursday: 10am – 8pm. Friday: 10am – 5pm
Contact person: Eddie Ryan
Direct line: 090 646 8000

Cork Institute of Technology
Event title: Final Year BA in Visual Communications & Multimedia Student Exhibition CIT, CCAD, Media Communications Department – ‘I AM’
Location: 3rd floor, CIT School of Music, Union Quay, Cork
Opening Date: Friday June 8th
Closing Date: Wednesday June 13th
Times of opening: 10am-4:30pm
Additional information: OPENING SPEAKER: Carol Coffey, Graphic Department Manager at RTE and Immediate Past President at Institute of Designers in Ireland
Contact person: Rose McGrath
Direct line: 021 433 5812

CIT Crawford College of Art & Design
Event title: EXXIT – BA hons Fine Art & BA hons Ceramic Design Degree Shows
Location: CIT Crawford College of Art & Design
Opening Date: Friday June 15th
Closing Date: Saturday June 23rd
Times of opening: Mon-Sat 11am-6pm Sun 12noon-6pm
Additional information: This year presents CIT Crawford’s 20th Fine art and ceramics Degree Show ‘Exxit’ Keep up to date here on Facebook, or check out the blog at . 15th – 23rd June! Mon-Sat: 11-6. Sun: 12-6.
Contact person: Trish Brennan
Direct line: 021 433 5232

Dublin Institute of Technology
Event title: 2012 BA Photography Graduate Exhibition
Location: Gallery of Photography and National Photographic Archive at Meeting House Square, Temple Bar, Dublin 2
Opening Date: Tuesday June 5th
Closing Date: Sunday June 24th
Additional information: The exhibition will be opened by Angel Gonzalez, Director of the PhotoIreland Festival and DIT graduate.
The exhibition will be open to the public and there will be an opportunity to purchase the photographs on display. A new feature of the exhibition this year will be a photobook library sited in the National Photographic Archive.

Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design & Technology
Event title: Student Showcase 2012
Location: IADT, Kill Avenue, Dun Laoghaire, South Co. Dublin
Opening Date: Opening Night Thursday 7th June 5pm
Closing Date: Thursday 14th June 8pm
Times of opening: Friday 8th June 13:00 – 16:00
Saturday 9th to Wednesday 13th June 11:00 – 16:00
Thursday 14th June 11:00 – 20:00
Additional information: The 2012 Exhibition is opened by Mr Eamon Gilmore TD, Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs & Trade. The Exhibition features graduate work from the Animation, Photography, Visual Communication Design, Visual Arts Practice, Film & Television Production and Modelmaking.
Phone: +353 1 214 4600

GMIT Letterfrack
Name of the Show: Student Furniture Gallery 2012
Event title: GMIT Letterfrack, Connemara, Co. Galway
Opening Date: Monday July 2nd
Closing Date: Friday August 24th
Times of opening: 10am to 4pm
Web page:
Additional information: A display of selected student work from the furniture design, technology and education programmes. Some limited batch items for sale.
Direct line: +353 91 742650

Griffith College Dublin
Event title: Creative Week 2012
Location: Griffith College, South Circular Road, Dublin 8
Opening Date: Thursday 24th May 7pm
Closing Date: Thursday 31st May. The best work of media and photography students will be on display at the college throughout the following week until 7th June in a celebration of the students’ work.
Additional information: Tickets to the fashion show are €10.00 and are available for purchase by emailing

Institute of Technology, Sligo
Event title: Creative Design Showcase
Location: Yeats Library Foyer
Opening Date: Thursday May 31st
Closing Date: Thursday May 31st
Times of opening: 7.00 – 9.00pm
Additional information: Design Showcase for year 4 but also includes work from year 1, 2 & 3.
Contact person: Nevil Walsh
Direct line: 071 915 5250

Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Event title: LYIT Graduate Showcase
Location: Design Dept, Letterkenny IT, Port Road, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal
Opening Date: Tuesday 5th June
Closing Date: Friday 8th June
Times of opening: 10am – 6pm
Contact person: Cormac O’Kane
Direct line: +353 74 918 6203

Limerick Institute of Technology
Event title: Graduate End of Year Show
Location: Clare Street Campus
Opening Date: Saturday June 9th, official opening @ 3 p.m.
Closing Date: Friday June 15th 1 p.m.
Times of opening: Mon-Fri 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. (not open on Sunday 10th June)
Contact person: Sean Casey
Direct line: 061 208 870

The National College of Art & Design (NCAD)
Event title: NCAD Graduate & Postgraduate Exhibitions 2012
Location: The exhibitions take place on the NCAD campus at 100 Thomas Street with Fine Art MA and MFA exhibiitions at SteamBox venue on School Street
Opening Date: Friday June 8th 6.00pm
Closing Date: Sunday June 17th
Times of opening: Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 2pm-5pm, Monday to Friday 10am-8pm

New Media Technology College
Event title:Student Showcase 2012
Date: Wednesday May 23rd 18.00 – 21.00

University College Cork (UCC), Cork Centre for Architectural Education
Event title: CCAE Vernissage 2012 – annual end of year exhibition of the BSc(Hons) Architecture students’ work and also for the first time an interim exhibition of the Master of Architecture students’ work
Location: Cork Centre for Architectural Education, 9/10 Copley Street, Cork
Date & Time: Friday June 1st 6pm – 9pm
Contact person: Gerry McCarthy
Direct line: +353 21 429 8401

University College Dublin (UCD)
Event title: The UCD School of Architecture end-of-year exhibition
Location: Richview Library, UCD, Clonskeagh Road, Dublin 14
Opening Date: Friday 25th May 6pm
Closing Date: The exhibition shall run for two weeks.
Event title:

University of Limerick
Event title: Design@UL
Location: Former Franciscan Church, Henry Street, Limerick City
Opening Date: Thursday May 24th 6.30pm Opening Night
Closing Date: Sunday June 3rd 4pm
Times of opening: Weekdays 11-5pm, Weekends 2-6pm
Additional information: Showcase of graduate project work from Product Design, Architecture, Digital & Interactive Media and Civil Engineering
Contact person: Muireann McMahon
Direct line: 061 213 580

University of Ulster
Event title: School of Art and Design End of Year Show 2012
Location: University of Ulster, York Street, Belfast, BT15 1ED
Opening Date: Saturday June 9th (Private View June 8th 6pm)
Closing Date: Saturday June 16th
Times of opening: 10.00-17.00 Mon-Sat, late night Thursday until 21.00
Additional information: No ticket required
Contact person: Debbie Fraser

Waterford Institute of Technology
Event title: Art & Design Show 2012
Location: College Street Campus (Good Shepherd)
Opening Date: Friday June 1st 7pm
Closing Date: Friday June 8th 4pm
Times of opening: 10am – 5pm
Institute will be closed on the bank holiday weekend including bank holiday Monday.
Additional information: The Show will be opened by Dr. Ruaidhrí Neavyn, President of Waterford Institute of Technology.
Contact person: Lorenzo Tonti
Direct line: 051 30 2274

Waterford Institute of Technology
Event title: Dept. of Architecture, Waterford Institute of Technology, End of year exhibition
Location: Dept. of Architecture, WIT, The Granary, Hanover Quay, Waterford
Opening Date: Friday June 1st 5pm
Closing Date: Friday June 8th 5pm
Times of opening: 9am – 5pm
Contact person: Máire Henry
Direct line: 087 272 5805