MOE Talks

MOE Talk - Nicky Gogan & Brendan Fox MAY 2021
Later this month we have a MOE Talk with Film maker Nicky Gogan and MOE curator Brendan Fox. They will be discussing Nicky's work including her 2008 film Seaview – a documentary about asylum seekers held at a former Butlin’s holiday camp located north of Dublin in County Meath.


MOE Talk - Tobi Omoseto & Amanda Nyoni APRIL 2021
Tobi Omoseto (Dancer) discusses his practice and his current workshops with Amanda Nyoni (MOE & MASI) Tobi is an internationally acclaimed B-Boy (Breakdancer) and Hip Hop Dancer. Since February, Tobi has been facilitating workshops with Donlon Dance Company in Tullamore as part of MOE 2021.


MOE Talk - Rand Abdul Jabbar & Basil Al-Rawi MARCH 2021
Artists Rand Abdul Jabbar & Basil Al-Rawi present & discuss their practice with MOE curator Brendan Fox. From personal narratives, western media misrepresentations to developing work through collaborations.


MOE Women's Day MARCH 2021
This is a special MOE Talk to celebrate International Women's Day. Amanda Nyoni (MOE & MASI) talks to Avril Corroon (Visual Artist), Kerry Guinan (Visual Artist & Curator) and Aoise O'Dwyer, (Violist, Activist & Educator). They discuss their fascinating practices, the reality of being an artist, the obstacles they have faced as female artists and carving out a career path through solidarity.



Clara Rose Thornton FEBRUARY 2021 
Amanda Nyoni speaks to writer and activist Clara Rose Thornton about Douglass Week, a week of events around Ireland that commemorate Frederick Douglass’s journey and visit to Ireland in the 19th century.


Vukašin Nedeljković FEBRUARY 2021 
In the first of our MOE Talks, Amanda Nyoni speaks to artist Vukašin Nedeljković about his ongoing project Asylum Archive and his upcoming photography workshops with the Direct Provision Centre in Tullamore as part of MOE 2021.