Commissions & Residencies

As part of the Mermaid Commission series new artistic work has originated at Mermaid and gone on to have a life elsewhere, such as musical compositions by jazz artist John Abercrombie, Michael Buckley and classical duo Cora Venus Lunny & Redmond O’Toole and dance pieces by Rex Levitates.In 2005, the group drawing show From Landscape was commissioned by Mermaid. It featured works by such eminent artists as Martin Gale, John Shinnors, Bernadette Kiely and Barrie Cooke.


Recent residencies:

Wonderland Productions
Niwel Tsumbu & Roger Doyle
Fiona Hallinan
Swimming Naked Prohecy
Aideen Barry

Ciaran Taylor- Carpet Theatre Company