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Interdis­ciplinary Research Forum

Twice Every Month Third Space holds an Interdisciplinary Research Forum in partnership with CKI (Community Knowledge Initiative), NUI Galway Our next meeting takes place on Tuesday 2nd December, 2.30 – 4.30pm in the Community Knowledge Initiative Office, Corrib Village, NUI Galway, Dangan Please see below a link to the recent Fire Station Artist Studios seminar that […]


Third Space Galway offers an experimental context to animate interdisciplinary critical discourse, cultural research, and activity by offering a thought-provoking programme of transdisciplinary collaborations, discursive events, projects, screenings, and public lectures.

Creative Time Summit 2014

Friday 14 November 1.30-5.35pm THIRD SPACE HOSTS A LIVE STREAM OF Creative Time Summit 2014 Hardiman Research Building, NUI Galway Last year the Creative Time Summit focused on questions of gentrification and the role of the arts, both good and bad, in the making of the new city. This year’s summit will focus on expanded […]

The Workers Symposium

July 18th 2014 Third Space members attend The Workers Symposium Roscommon Arts Centre Guest Contributors included: Grizedale Arts (UK) Fiona Woods (Visual Artist, IE) & Richard Saxton (Co- Director of M12, USA) Deirdre O’Mahony (Visual Artist, IE) Philip Delamere (Leitrim Arts Officer, IE) Michelle Browne, Gareth Kennedy, Elaine Reynolds (Exhibiting Artists, The Workers Exhibition, Roscommon Arts Centre […]


June 2014 Third Space Makes A Research Visit to EVA In the past few years we have witnessed protests unfolding into serious unrest across many parts of the world. After initial excitement at this new global wave of voicing political demands, seasons change, and what was a novelty becomes a norm that lures many of […]


May 15th 2014 Film Screening !WAR – !Women Art Revolution Main Room, Huston School, NUI Galway. 7:00 pm The Third Space Arts Research Collective in partnership with The Huston School, NUIG & VAI assistance – screens Lynn Hershman Leeson’s film !Women Art Revolution For over forty years, Director Lynn Hershman Leeson has collected hundreds of hours of interviews with visionary […]

Making Visible

April 7th 2014 THIRD SPACE were INVITED TO PARTICIPATE in the Discursive Aspect of Making Visible 126 Gallery Galway Socially Engaged Artist Ceara Conway invited THIRD SPACE Arts Research Collective to participate in the discursive aspect of her socially engaged art project, Making Visible, which aimed to highlight and Make Visible the current Direct Provision system in Ireland and […]

Bassam El Baroni

March 25th 2014 THIRD SPACE ATTENDS Bassam El Baroni – EVA Curator 2014 Seminar in An Taidhbhearc, Galway Bassam El Baroni is a curator and writer based in Alexandria, Egypt. He is the Curator of EVA International 2014 edition “Agitationism” which took place from 12 April – 6 July in Limerick City. El Baroni co-founded […]


12th February 2014 THIRD SPACE INVITED TO ATTEND National Campaign For the Arts COLLOQUY #4 Radisson Hotel, Galway Education and the Arts: Policy, Research and Responsibilities This colloquy addressed the fundamental question of education, arts policy and research in the development of arts participants, audiences and practitioners in the future. The event featured three speakers: […]