Fire Station Artists’ Studios Publications

To add criticality to our commissioned art projects and ongoing work, as well as to disseminate this work to a wider public, the Fire Station regularly produces publications. A range of them are accessible as downloadable PDFs below.

  • EMBODIMENT catalogue

    EMBODIMENT catalogue (2019)

    This is the first edition of the exhibition series for Capture Performance Focus / Ireland, held at galerie michaela in Vienna, 2019. The objective of this exhibition was to open a cultural conversation between Viennese artists and Fire Station Artists’ Studios artists on the topic of performance, including how contemporary art explores the shifting of stable ideas of nationality, gender and history. Artists involved include Amanda Coogan, Laura Fitzgerald, Ann Maria Healy, Evelyn Loschy, Veronika Merklein, Lilo Nein, Dominic Thorpe and Suzanne Walsh.

  • A Different Republic

    A Different Republic (2018)

    The publication “A Different Republic” was launched on Dec 5th 2018. The publication was co-curated by Arts and Disability Ireland and The Fire Station Artists’ Studios, in partnership with The LAB.
    A Different Republic is the culmination of Arts & Disability Ireland and Fire Station Artists’ Studios working in partnership for eight years towards supporting visual artists with disabilitie

  • FSAS Broadsheet 2018

    FSAS Broadsheet 2018 (2018)

  • FSAS Broadsheet

    FSAS Broadsheet (2017)

  • NEWS VIEWS

    NEWS VIEWS (2015)

    Fire Station Artists’ Studios’ annual newsletter, published in Spring 2015.

  • Art and Activism

    Art and Activism (2014)

    How do we define art and activism today? After 21 years of supporting socially engaged arts practice Fire Station Artists’ Studios explores this question through essays, artworks and interviews with Irish and international arts practitioners.

  • NEWS VIEWS

    NEWS VIEWS (2013)

    Fire Station Artists’ Studios’ annual newsletter, published in Autumn 2013.

  • Hugh O’Donnell

    Hugh O’Donnell (2013)

    Fire Station Artists’ Studios and Arts & Disability Ireland Studio Award Winner 2011-12

  • Ruth Le Gear

    Ruth Le Gear (2013)

    Fire Station Artists’ Studios and Arts & Disability Ireland Studio Award Winner 2011

  • NEWS VIEWS

    NEWS VIEWS (2012)

    Fire Station Artists’ Studios’ annual newsletter, published in Autumn 2012.

  • News Views

    News Views (2011)

    Fire Station Artists’ Studios’ annual newsletter, published in Autumn 2011.

  • Anna Berndtson

    Anna Berndtson (2010)

    Fire Station Artists’ Studios and Arts and Disability Ireland Studio Award Winner 2010.

  • News Views

    News Views (2010)

    Fire Station Artists’ Studio’s first newsletter, published in Autumn 2010.

  • THE APPLIED SOCIAL ARTS

    THE APPLIED SOCIAL ARTS (2010)

    Including essays by Dave Beech and Artur Żmijewski.

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  • Noemi Lakmaier

    Noemi Lakmaier (2009)

    Fire Station Artists’ Studios and Arts and Disability Ireland Studio Award Winner 2008-2009.

  • Fireside Conversations

    Fireside Conversations (2009)

    Documentation of six talks and commissioned essays exploring the work of the Fire Station in the area of socially engaged arts practice, studio provision and disability arts.

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  • Fire Station Artists studios Workshops & Masterclasses

    Fire Station Artists studios Workshops & Masterclasses (2009)

    1998-2008 Ten Years : a Retrospective. Published 2009.

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  • 12 Angry Films – Jesse Jones

    12 Angry Films – Jesse Jones (2007)

    A collaborative public art project, involving a temporary Drive in Cinema which explored film as a form of social justice.

  • 100 Flowers to bloom – David Jacques

    100 Flowers to bloom – David Jacques (2007)

    A year long collaboration between the artist David Jacques and 100 children from St Josephs Primary school in East Wall Dublin , involving and extensive study by the children of “alien” plants.

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  • Home: Creating a Contemporary Memorial

    Home: Creating a Contemporary Memorial (2006)

    Edited by Gemma Tipton. An in-depth investigation of the memorial ‘Home’ made in Inner City Dublin provides a context for an examination of the role of contemporary memorials and their role within contemporary society.

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  • Streets: Past, Present and Future - Ciara O Malley and Sven Anderson

    Streets: Past, Present and Future - Ciara O Malley and Sven Anderson (2006)

    Documentation of the process behind a video and light installation at LUAS / Connolly Station involving collaboration with community groups and individuals from Dublin’s North Inner City.

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  • As if in a dream, dreamt by another- David Jacques

    As if in a dream, dreamt by another- David Jacques (2005)

    A project exploring migration, identity and memory by Liverpool artist David Jacques. Published 2005.

  • Daedal(us) – Esther Shalev Gerz

    Daedal(us) – Esther Shalev Gerz (2004)

    Paris based Artist Esther Shalev Gerz transformed the streets and houses of Dublin’s North East Inner City into a night time labyrinth via twenty giant projected images.