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04-Jul-2016 to 05-Jul-2016
And down it comes... Dave (axis' Maintenance Manager) has just taken down the final piece from our 'Space To Be Yourself' exhibition, a collaboration between BRYR (Ballymun Regional Youth Resource) and axis. A visual arts and writing project facilitated by poet Colm Keegan and youth arts worker Aine Crowley. Over several weeks young people came together to create visual responses to the poems they had written with Colm Keegan. After exploring various ways to engage with the world through poetry and prose, the group then wrote pieces that reflected on their own lives and environment. They were encouraged to write from the heart and to use where they live for inspiration. Everyone gathered for a final closing party last Friday in axis gallery.

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04-Jul-2016 to 05-Jul-2016
DCC Arts office embarked on a cool piece of research recently - Young Dublin: Conversations With A Dozen Young Dubliners. The research gives an insight into what art and culture means to them as young people. We've turned the research into an exhibition that's currently hanging up in axis' Gallery. If you're in the area over the coming week, try and pop in to have look and maybe have a cuppa in our cafe afterwards.

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