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Guest curated by Megs Morley, this exhibition will present the work of film artist Amie Siegel at Temple Bar Gallery + Studios.

Ranging from photographs, video and film installations to feature films for the cinema, Amie Siegel’s work has been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions including City of Disappearances, CCA Wattis, San Francisco; Approximately Infinite Universe, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego; 5th Auckland Triennial, New Zealand; Amie Siegel, Part 1: Black Moon, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart; The Talent Show, MoMA/PS1, New York; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; The Russian Linesman, Hayward Gallery, London; 2008 Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York and Forum Expanded, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin. Her videos and feature films have been shown widely including at the Cannes Film Festival, Berlin International Film Festival, New York Film Festival, Museum of Modern Art, New York; BFI Southbank and The National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. She has been a fellow of the DAAD Berliner-Künstlerprogramm, Guggenheim Foundation, and is a recipient of the ICA Boston’s 2010 Foster Prize and a 2012 Sundance Institute Film Fund award.

Megs Morley is an independent curator and artist. Currently she is the Curator in Residence for Galway city, where she has curated a new research and public programme entitled The Para Institution. Other recent curatorial work include ‘Lines of Sight’ curated for EVA International Biennale 2012, and Tulca contemporary art Festival 2011 ‘After the fall’. Her collaborative work with Tom Flanagan has been exhibited in EVA international Biennale 2014, Station Independent Projects, New York (2014), CCA Derry (2013, Limerick City Gallery) Rencontres Internationales 2012.