BA (Hons) Media Production & Digital Arts Degree Show 2023

Published: 18 May, 2023

This year’s Graduate Show for the TU Dublin Media Production & Digital Arts Degree, which is delivered on our Tallaght Campus, launches in Rua Red at 3.00pm on Saturday, 20 May 2023.

Hosted by the staff and students, the show is open to the public Monday to Saturday (10.00am -6.00 pm) and runs until Saturday, 03 June. This year's show, titled 'Within', showcases the creative talent of the Media Production & Digital Art degrees 4th-year students.  

Maintaining the degree's long-standing relationship with Rua Red, South Dublin's hub for creative activity, both Gallery One and Gallery Two spaces will host this year's exhibition. The graduate show features projects created across the key production areas of the degree programme; Multimedia, Photography, Video, Audio and Emerging Media Practices, while being grounded in the Critical and Cultural Contexts strand that underpins the structure of the degree.

The chance to engage with this year's projects will be open to all attendees as they explore numerous platforms and technologies, including AI, Projection Mapping, 3D Animated Films and Video games. Hosted by Rua Red across over twenty screens, themes explored by students range from Irish culture and Identity to AI and morality; some work on gender expectations and mental health; a short drama on LGBT issues at school; the housing crisis and vacant properties; love and family and our sense of belonging.  

 Launching at 3.00pm on Saturday, 20 May, the event will also include a presentation to the Media Production & Digital Arts Alumni Award winner. This year's recipient is 2FM breakfast radio presenter and recent Dancing With the Stars winner Carl Mullan, who graduated from the programme in 2012. The exhibition will close with a special 'full screening' day on Saturday, 03 June, when all projects will be screened in their duration from 2.00pm.  

 Please feel free to support and celebrate the achievements of this year's graduates.  

When: The exhibition runs from Saturday, 20 May to Saturday, 03 June (Monday-Saturday 10.00-18.00) 

Where: Rua Red Gallery One & Gallery Two

A big thank you to all the students and staff of TU Dublin involved in the production of the Media Production & Digital Arts Degree Show and to the team at Rua Red.  

For more information on the BA (Hons) Media Production & Digital Arts programme at TU Dublin, Tallaght Campus, please get in touch with Programme Coordinator Mary Caulfield.