This exhibition commemorates the centenary of the introducti on of the Third Home Rule Bill to the British Parliament. Although passed\, Home Rule was never implemented due to the outbreak of World War I. Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane is marking this historic milestone with the exh ibition\, Revolutionary States: Home Rule and Modern Ireland\, whi ch explores the political and cultural context. The Gallery is uniquely pla ced to tell the visual story of this turbulent and complex period in Irish history.

The exhibition features over 70 paintings\, sculptures and drawings\, from both the collection of The Hugh Lane and from The Ulste r Museum. Many of Ireland's finest portrait painters are represented includ ing William Orpen\, John B. Yeats\, John Lavery\, Sarah Purser and Sarah Ce cilia Harrison. Stunning images of Irish life and landscape by artists such as Jack B. Yeats\, Grace Henry\, Seán Keating and Paul Henry are also incl uded. Auguste Rodin\, Jacob Epstein and Antonio Mancini add an internationa l dimension.

Revolutionary States: Home Rule and Modern Irel and is curated by Logan Sisley. A fully illustrated catalogue with ess ays by R.F. Foster\, Michael Laffan\, P.J. Matthews\, Barbara Dawson\, Marg arita Cappock and Logan Sisley accompanies the exhibition and is available from the Gallery bookshop. There is also an extensive education programme r unning over the course of the exhibition. Entry to the exhibition is free.< /p> LOCATION:Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane\,Charlemont House\, Parnell Squa re North \nDublin\, Ireland SUMMARY:Revolutionary States: Home Rule and Modern Ireland \, Jacob Epstein \, Sarah Cecilia Harrison\, Grace Henry\, Paul Henry\, Seán Keating\, John Lavery\, Antonio Mancini\, William Orpen\, Sarah Purser\, Auguste Rodin\, J ack B. Yeats\, John B. Yeats END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR