The Irish Museum of Modern Art Celebrates Barrie Cooke’s 80th Birthday

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artwork: Barrie Cooke - "Megaceros Hibernicus", 1983 - Oil on canvas - 168.5 x 183 cm. - Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art. Courtesy IMMA, © the artist -  On view in the artist's retrospective at IMMA from June 15th until September 18th.


Dublin.- Organised to mark Barrie Cooke’s 80th birthday, the Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) is presenting “Barrie Cooke”, a retrospective exhibition that includes some 70 paintings and sculptural works from the early 1960s to the present. It draws from the Museum’s own significant holding of his works, including “Slow Dance Forest Floor” (1976), “Megaceros Hibernicus” (1983) and “Electric Elk” (1996), as well as loans from various private and institutional collections. The exhibition will be on view at IMMA from June 15th until September 18th.