ev+a opens (Friday 13 March 2009)

A big turnout this year for the opening of the 33rd incarnation of ev+a, Ireland's premier open-submission event. 
caption: Artist Gavin Redmond in front of his text work ‘Air. Light. Matter’ at Limerick City Gallery of Art; photo Sean Curtin/ Press 22

caption: Yilmaz Dziewior (co-curator), Mary CLoake (Arts Council Director), Jan O'Sullivan and Tom Mackey (Limerick City Manager); photo Sean Curtin/ Press 22

caption:Mary Cloake (Arts Council Director), Yilmaz Dziewior, Angelika Nollert (co-curators) and Hugh Murray (ev+a Committee); photo Sean Curtin/ Press 22

caption:Leonie McMeel, Alyson Kehan and Sean FLynn; photo Sean Curtin/ Press 22

caption: Nicky Larkin, Rhoa McGinn and Mary Larkin at the opening; photo Sean Curtin/ Press 22

caption: Ruth Brennan, Clancy Strand and Eleanor Duffin; photo Sean Curtin/ Press 22

caption:Katalin Lengyel, Robert Danyi, Isobello Oberlander (ev+a artist) and Breda Lynch (ev+a Committee); photo Sean Curtin/ Press 22 

caption:Joanne Beirne (Artistic Director Belltable) and Mary Cloake (Director Arts Council); photo Sean Curtin/ Press 22