‘Take Me Up To Monto’.

‘Take Me Up To Monto’. 2009

(Exhibited – Public Gesture, The Lab, Dublin. 2009)

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‘Atmospheric Cube’, 2009. Acrylic on canvas, bolts, hinges. 2m x 2m x 2m.

This work is primarily concerned with constructed environments where the viewer can enter the cube and experience the narrative within an atmospheric space which looks at and investigates graphically, the history of ‘Monto’ a red-light district that existed in the inner city of Dublin during the nineteenth century.



JPKinsella..'Take me Up To Monto'2009.2mx2m. Acrylic on canvas. (800x600)

‘Atmospheric Cube’:  2009. Acrylic on canvas, bolts and nuts, 2mx2mx2m.


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About jamespkinsella

James P Kinsella is an award winning research based Visual Artist practicing in Vienna, Austria. In 2010 he received his M.A. in Visual Arts Practices from Institute of Art, Design and Technology (IADT), Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin. He won a first-round award and exhibition in 2017 and 2015 at ‘Art Olympia’, International open art Competition, Tokyo, Japan. He participated both in photo::vienna: werkschau 2014 and 2015, an annual juried retrospective of contemporary photography in Austria at the MAK, Vienna. He participated and received a bursary/grant award at the 1st International Artist Initiatives Istanbul Meeting 2009, a parallel event of the 11th International Istanbul Biennial, where he presented an intervention called ‘’Cafe Idea’’. Since the early 2000’s he has exhibited extensively in Ireland and Internationaly.in group shows.