VERA KLUTE | Artist Talk
Saturday, 1 February 2020
10:30 – 12:00
dlr LexIcon, The Studio Theatre, Dun Laoghaire
Great opportunity to hear a contemporary visual artist VERA KLUTE talk about her practice, inspirations and achievements.
Vera Klute is a multi-disciplinary artist based in Dublin. She has exhibited widely in Ireland and abroad and her work is part of both private and public collections. In 2017 she has had her first major survey show at the RHA. Previous solo exhibitions include the Molesworth Gallery, the LAB, the RHA Ashford, QSS Gallery, Belfast, the Butler Gallery, Kilkenny and Wexford Arts Centre.
Most notably her work has been included in the Portrait Collection of the National Gallery of Ireland and the National Self-portrait Collection. In 2015 she won the Hennessy Portrait Prize at the National Gallery and she was awarded the Hennessy Craig Scholarship at the RHA Annual Exhibition. She has received several Arts Council Bursary Awards, the K+M Evans Award and the Emerging Visual Artist Award. Vera is an Associate Member of the Royal Hibernian Academy.