IN DEVELOPMENT : THE BREADTH OF A HAND [ video reviews ]
VIDEO. PRINT. ART. Coming Summer 2018
[Plus or Minus] Billion
CHRIS HAYES DISCUSSES THE CONTRIBUTIONS MADE TO IRISH ARTS CRITICISM BY JAMES MERRIGAN’S LONG-RUNNING BLOG, ‘BILLION JOURNAL’.
Selection Box 2017
A SELECTION OF TEXTS FROM 2017 ON ONE NEAT PAGE.
Refashioning the psychoanalytic relationship between art, artist & viewer through writing, editing & art projects in 2018.
UNDER THE BLACK CUBE WEARING A WHITE COLLAR
All or Nothing
A Film on the nature and nurture of Painting by Saskia Vermeulen and Gareth Nolan: With James Merrigan.
Madder Lake Editions
Lying somewhere near the graveyard of art criticism is Madder Lake Editions, where twisted tales from the artworld are told.
dub sessions is an audio-visual experiment that makes the cycle of interpretation explicit as a temporal duet. On the spot thoughts and feelings are intermixed with more carefully pronounced thoughts and feelings that come much later. Ultimately, dub sessions questions the value of that most fluent and fluid and sometimes deceptive editor, Time.
Critical Writing & Thinking Course— Gorey School of Art
Designed and Delivered by artist and art critic James Merrigan, this one year, part-time course teaches students the literary, critical and abstract-thinking skills required to write and think through art. Students will learn the craft of writing, editing and research, and develop their imaginations and gain personal insights through a deep and meaningful exploration of art, both historical and contemporary.
+Billion- Journal [ 2010 — 2017 ]
7-YEAR ITCH : A LETTER TO THE READER.
Soul—Beating [ 2017 ]
An exhibition of painting told through the lens of film at Gorey School of Art.