Current Exhibition

Time {𝜏} and Eternal Life

Cromwell Place

5 October – 20 December 2020.

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The Sir Denis Mahon Foundation was created by Sir Denis in his lifetime. It aims to continue Sir Denis’s philanthropic work, his art historical research and his passionate promotion of young scholars. It promotes his art collection and lifelong work and studies to the general public, organises exhibitions, supports museums, and also endows two annual prizes for young scholars and artists, the Sir Denis Mahon Essay Prize and The Mahon Award, a drawing prize at The Royal Drawing School.


Current Collaboration

The Sir Denis Mahon Foundation is delighted to collaborate with The National Gallery of Ireland in promoting the Sir Denis Mahon Library and Archive and other projects coming soon.

Artist in Virtual Residence

The Sir Denis Mahon Foundation is pleased to host Artists in Virtual Residence, presenting a selected single work of an artist every three months.

IN MEMORIAM – MARCELLO PECCHIOLI (1954 – 2021)

This month we remember a great visionary artist, critic, and scholar, with one of his most iconic works: “Alien Priest. 

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Past Events