Welcome to UCD Parity Studios, a university wide programme connecting the rich ecology of art practice in Ireland with research and education at University College Dublin.
Through our Artist in Residence Programme, Elective modules and Public Engagement Programme, we support critical thinking and creative approaches to cross- disciplinary research, pedagogy and communication.
We offer year long residencies to professional artists who are interested in developing collaborative projects in a university environment. Artist studios, based in converted laboratories in UCD School of Physics, provide a bright working hub and supportive environment for this unique community of artists at University College Dublin.
Supported by UCD Colleges of Science, Social Sciences and Law, Arts and Humanities and College of Business artist's are offered an artist’s fee, 24 hour access to artist studios , access to UCD academics researchers and students, talks lectures and symposia and UCD libraries .
Our mission is to create a dynamic network of professional artists, academics, researchers and students, working at the intersections of their disciplines.
STEINWAY PIANO at UCD College of Science
UCD Parity Studios and UCD College of Science are delighted to announce the arrival of a new Steinway Piano!
We look forward to enjoying regular lunctime performances and to providing UCD staff and students the opportuinty to practice and rehearse their music.
We will be announcing Open Calls for new residencies at UCD in 2017. If you would like us to let you know about these open calls and other upcoming opportunities,
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Image: Maria McKinney, Shaping the Cow of the Future, 2015, Digital photograph, Image courtesy of the artist