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11 Upper Gerald Griffin Street

Formerly known as Jim & Ernie’s Bacon Shop


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  • Gerald Griffin Street is named after Gerald Griffin (b. 1803, Ireland; d. 1840), a dramatist, novelist, and poet.
  • This site was one of 12 listed venues for the 20th edition of EVA in 1996, curated by Guy Tortosa (b. 1961, France).
  • Hilary Gilligan (b. 1963, Canada) exhibited a mixed-media installation titled Deceptive Surfaces (1996).
  • As a residential property, the venue was selected to complement Gilligan’s work exploring themes of domesticity and intimacy.

Artwork presented at this venue

Hilary Gilligan, Deceptive Surfaces, n.d.