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The National Self-Portrait Collection

Alison Quaid
University of Limerick
College of Humanities, Department of History (History of Art Postgraduate Courses only)
2009
M.A. 

Subject: Art
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th and 21st Century

Supervisor: Catherine Lawless
21,000 words

Representations of the Life of Michael Collins in Ireland: a Lasting Memory

Mark Prunty
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2013
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting and Sculpture
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Paula Murphy
101 including illustrations and bibliography
 

The Shard London (2000-2012) – a Vertical City

Eilin Marsh
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2013
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Architecture
Country: England
Period: 21st Century

Supervisor: Prof. Kathleen James-Chakraborty
100 including illustrations and bibliography

Penrose Wyatt Collection James Wyatt’s Furnishings and Fittings for the Late 18th Century Interior

Andrea Marrinan
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2013
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Architectural and Ornamental Designs
Country: Ireland
Period: 18th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Lynda Mulvin
2 volume(s): Vol 1 149 pages (including bibliography), Vol 2 111 pages (including catalogue and illustrations)

Highlanes Gallery: An Inspirational Space

Megan Donnelly
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2013
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Architecture and Museum Design
Country: Ireland
Period: 21st Century

Supervisor: Dr. Emily Mark-Fitzgerald
79 including illustrations and bibliography

An Ornament to the City A Monograph on Holy Trinity Church, Cork

Patricia Curtin-Kelly
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2013
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Architecture Design
Country: Ireland
Period: 19th and 20th Century

Supervisor: Prof. Kathleen James-Chakraborty
91 including illustrations and bibliography

Georgian Houses of the Roebuck Area. Roebuck Hill as a case study

Catherine Brugha
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2013
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Architecture
Country: Ireland
Period: 19th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Nicola Figgis
84 including illustrations and bibliography 

Looking at Modern Art, Visual Literacy as a creative tool in the Primary School Classroom

Claire Ahearne
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2013
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Education
Country: Ireland
Period: 21st Century

Supervisor: Dr. Emily Mark-Fitzgerald
114 including illustrations and bibliography and interviews

Irish Street Art and the Celtic Tiger

Alana Zuzak
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2012
​M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Public Art
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th and 21st Century

Supervisor: Dr. Conor Lucey
79 including illustrations and bibliography

A Flesh Perspective: Suzanne Valadon and Jenny Saville

Shauna Sweeney
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2012
​M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: Britain and France
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Philip Cottrell
109 including illustrations and bibliography

Elizabeth Rivers as a Graphic Artist

Katherine Kenny
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2012
​M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Illustration/Graphic
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Roisin Kennedy
68 including illustrations and bibliography

“Sensation on Show:  Exhibiting Sensation Paintings in London 1790-1850”

Aoife Earl
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2012
​M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: England
Period: 18th and 19th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Philip Cottrell
58 including illustrations and bibliography

The Life and Work of Grace Henry: a Biography

Leonie Dunne
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2012
​M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Roisin Kennedy
68 including illustrations and bibliography

Ferdinando Tacca’s Labours of Hercules in the National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin

Kate Drinane
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2012
​M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: Italy
Period: 17th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Philip Cottrell
70 including illustrations and bibliography

Aesthetic experience in the commoditized museum

Cian Dikker
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2012
​M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Museums
Country: Various
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Conor Lucey
43 including illustrations and bibliography

The Influence of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe on Robin Walker

Simon Cantwell
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2012
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Architecture
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Lynda Mulvin
63 including illustrations and bibliography

An iconographical interpretation of the ‘Ancestors’ of Christ’ in the lunettes of the Sistine Chapel

Elizabeth Williams
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: Italy
Period: 16th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Philip Cottrell
99 pages including bibliography and illustrations

Benedetto Bordone’s Evangeliary in the age of the great Venetian masters

Leslie O'Connor
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: Italy
Period: 16th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Philip Cottrell
114 pages including bibliography and illustrations

Harry Kernoff Woodcuts

Deirdre McCarthy
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Printmaking
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Paula Murphy
99 pages including bibliography and illustrations 

Staff or staffage: do Hogarth’s servants serve a purpose?

Sarah Maguire
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: Britain
Period: 18th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Nicola Figgis
98 pages including bibliography and illustrations

Bicentennial 1798 commemorative sculpture

Rita Kidney
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Sculpture
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Paula Murphy
165 pages including bibliography and illustrations

The modern & contemporary revival of needlework. Case study: the Ros Tapestry

Lucia Hastings
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Applied Arts
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Lynda Mulvin
56 pages including bibliography and illustrations

Rathfarnham Castle: an early Irish fortified house in context

Emma Fallon
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Architecture
Country: Ireland
Period: 16th and 17th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Lynda Mulvin
58 pages including bibliography and illustrations

An Túr Gloine: why did it not endure?

Berniann Condon
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Stained Glass
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Paula Murphy
71 pages including bibliography and illustrations