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Press Release: Open Minds at the Hunt Museum

A FREE Exhibition of creative art works from thirteen prisons and two post release centres from 19th October to 24th November 2019 at the Hunt Museum,  Last Friday 18 October, saw the opening of the latest Hunt Museum exhibition: Open Minds, with talks from a variety of very knowledgeable speakers.  Open Minds @ The [...]

Press Release: Open Minds at the Hunt Museum2019-10-21T13:27:37+01:00

Press Release: Hunt Museum to hold Golf Pro Am

In support of a new Hunt Museum Public Garden, where the railings are down and the garden has places to play and to sit, to enjoy the building and the view across the Shannon, the Friends of the Hunt Museum are looking to enter a team for the JP McManus Pro Am 2020. [...]

Press Release: Hunt Museum to hold Golf Pro Am2019-05-20T11:29:20+01:00

Press Release: Vangoyourself this Summer at the Lavery and Osborne Exhibition at the Hunt Museum, Limerick

Opening on June 1st is a new Irish exhibition ‘Lavery and Osborne: Observing life ’ at the Hunt Museum, Limerick, featuring Irish artists, Sir John Lavery and Walter Frederick Osborne. Both born in the mid-nineteenth century, these renowned artists lived parallel lives as Irish painters who travelled overseas to develop their artistic talent. Placing [...]

Press Release: Vangoyourself this Summer at the Lavery and Osborne Exhibition at the Hunt Museum, Limerick2019-05-20T11:23:53+01:00

Press Release: The Hunt Summer Exhibition Gala Dinner & Art Auction

Complimenting the Summer Exhibition on Lavery & Osborne: Observing Life, The Hunt Museum is holding a lavish gala dinner in the gardens on Thursday 30th May, to raise money for the Hunt Museum. Guests will enjoy a private preview of this exhibition of two Irish greats, followed by a 5 course dinner provided by [...]

Press Release: The Hunt Summer Exhibition Gala Dinner & Art Auction2019-05-20T11:16:05+01:00

Press Release – Lavery & Osborne: Observing Life

The Hunt Museum to feature a Summer exhibition of two Irish Greats - Lavery and Osborne 1 June to 30 September   Sir John Lavery and Walter Frederick Osborne were born in the mid-nineteenth century and although there is no record of them ever having met, the pair lived somewhat parallel lives. They [...]

Press Release – Lavery & Osborne: Observing Life2019-05-27T11:32:07+01:00

PRESS RELEASE: EXTRACT – 22nd Annual Exhibition by 2nd Year Painting Students, Limerick School of Art & Design

PRESS RELEASE: EXTRACT 22nd Annual Exhibition by 2nd Year Painting Students, Limerick School of Art & Design March 28th, 2019   – April 14th, 2019 An exhibition inspired by the Hunt Collection created by 2nd year Fine Art, Painting students from Limerick School of Art and Design. The aim is to create circumstances where creativity [...]

PRESS RELEASE: EXTRACT – 22nd Annual Exhibition by 2nd Year Painting Students, Limerick School of Art & Design2019-03-28T15:19:09+01:00

Hunt Museum appoints three new Board Members

To complement our, shortly to be published, Hunt Museum Strategy 2025 we are very pleased to welcome four experts to the Board.   Key to our strategy are our Education and Community strands and the appointment of Joe O’Connell will deepen our connections with schools and use of the museum content to support curricula.   Justyna [...]

Hunt Museum appoints three new Board Members2019-03-11T15:43:47+01:00

PRESS RELEASE: Bedford Row Project

Yesterday the Hunt Museum and Limerick Prison Education Unit took great pleasure in presenting the Bedford Row Project with a cheque for €1500. This will help them cover some of their Children’s Club running costs. This amount was generated in Summer 2018 from the sale of ‘Family Links’ exhibition artworks at the Hunt Museum. [...]

PRESS RELEASE: Bedford Row Project2018-12-11T11:31:54+01:00

Connecting culture and migration: Europeana Migration Collection Days at the Hunt Museum

Press Release from Hunt Museum, Connecting culture and migration: Europeana Migration Collection Days at the Hunt Museum 30 November - 2 December - A weekend collecting personal objects and stories on migration and celebrating its contribution to our cultural heritage Migration has often been the basis of culture and cultural heritage.  It has enriched [...]

Connecting culture and migration: Europeana Migration Collection Days at the Hunt Museum2018-11-28T12:50:08+01:00

Heritage Week: Press Release

Get your hands working for heritage Learn 3D Digitising with the Hunt Museum Collection  “Sometimes the eye doesn’t see an object’s detail but working with it digitally on a computer screen reveals so much” Volunteer at Training Session for Limerick 3D Project When you look at a Grecian urn or a Bronze [...]

Heritage Week: Press Release2018-11-23T11:17:28+01:00

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