Shannon Airport Supports the 38th EVA International
Wednesday 18th April, 2018
EVA International is proud to announce Shannon Airport as the official Travel Partner for the 38th edition of the biennial.
The 38th EVA International takes place across five venues in Limerick city featuring historical, recent and commissioned works by 56 artists and an extended programme at IMMA, Dublin. The exhibition runs from 14 April to 8 July in Limerick venues, and 6 April to 27 May at IMMA, Dublin.
Every two years EVA sees an international audience travel through Shannon Airport and EVA is delighted to be working with the Airport to bring visitors to the region.
Matt Packer, Director/CEO of EVA said, “We are delighted to be working in partnership with Shannon Airport. EVA is an international project and the 38th edition of the biennial in 2018 will see artists from over 27 countries worldwide present their works in Limerick, which further attract audiences from across the globe. Shannon Airport shares EVA ambitions of connecting internationally, while committing and investing in Limerick city and region”
Andrew Murphy, Managing Director, Shannon Airport said: “Shannon Airport is proud to be associated with this prestigious event which attracts such high calibre artists from all over the world and delivers an artistic feast for the people of Limerick and the region to enjoy. We are looking forward to welcoming artists and visitors alike to Shannon Airport over the course of the event.”
Shannon Airport is only 30 minutes drive or 45 minutes bus ride to Limerick city. Various airlines fly direct to Shannon Airport.
Image: EVA International Supporters at the launch the 38th EVA International at Limerick City Gallery of Art. Left to right: Sheila Deegan (Arts Officer, Limerick City and County Council); Jacquie Moore (Art Management Office, OPW); Lisa Kileen (Senior Associate Solicitor, Holmes O’Malley Sexton); Vincent Cunnane (President, Limerick Institute of Technology); Áine Nic Giolla Coda (Lecturer in Fine Art, Limerick School of Art and Design, Limerick Institute of Technology); Úna McCarthy (Director, Limerick City Gallery of Art); Seamus Hanrahan (Senior Architect, Limerick City and County Council); Mike Fitzpatrick (Head of School of Limerick School of Art and Design, Limerick Institute of Technology); John Davitt (Centre Manager, Crescent Shopping Centre); Matt Packer (Director/CEO, EVA International); Grainne O’Rourke (Marketing Manager, Crescent Shopping Centre); Laura Ryan (Head of Communications/Marketing, Limerick City and County Council); Laura Chawke (Marketing Manager, Shannon Airport).