FOR AVOLON, ART IS
A GLOBAL LANGUAGE THAT
TRANSCENDS BOUNDARIES


ARTS & CULTURE


For Avolon, Art is a global language that transcends boundaries, much like our business. We believe we have a responsibility in supporting and enabling artists and, in particular encouraging their bravery as they push creative boundaries.

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CELEBRATING FLIGHT

RECOGNISING PASSIONATE AVIATORS, PROUD HEROES AND AERONAUTICAL GENIUS


At Avolon, we are extremely proud of Ireland's rich aviation heritage. It is one filled with extraordinary stories of bravery, resourcefulness, circumstance, bloody mindedness, at times grave misfortune, even tragedy, but above all triumph. Here we recognise the pioneering aviators whose vision, passion, successes and failures helped forge Ireland’s unique aviation landscape.

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AVOLON GLOBAL STUDIO AWARD


In 2016, Avolon created the Global Studio Award - offering international artists a residency at the Royal Hibernian Academy (RHA) Gallery in Dublin. Each year Avolon invites artists from a specific geographic region to apply for the residency. Selected by an independent committee, the chosen artists take up residency in Dublin for three months and are provided with a studio at the RHA for the duration of their stay.

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2017 AGSA WINNER


Jinoos Taghizadeh, Iran

During her time at the Royal Hibernian Academy, Iranian visual artist Jinoos Taghizadeh developed [and published] a book titled the “Non-Dubliners”. The book is a play on James Joyce’s famous “Dubliners” and captures an outsiders impression of Dublin through short stories on people she met during her time in the city.

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Avolon win Allianz Business to Arts Award


Pictured receiving the award are, from left:

Damien O Neill, Marketing Manager, Allianz, Alan Dawson (Facilities Manager), Tom Ashe (Chief Operations Officer), Jane Dundon (Brand Manager), Rebecca Gale (RHA), Emmet Moloney (Head of Communications) and Patrick Murphy (Director RHA).

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ARTS & CULTURE

ABBEY THEATRE


In 2018 Avolon worked in partnership with the Abbey Theatre, Ireland’s National Theatre, to help stage a month long run of the Tony Award winning musical Come From Away in Dublin. The remarkable show enjoyed a sell-out run in the Abbey during this, its European premiere.

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ARTS & CULTURE

DRUID THEATRE


Avolon is a strong supporter of Druid Theatre and was pivotal in helping them stage Beckett’s iconic Waiting For Godot in the Lincoln Arts Centre in New York in 2018. Founded in 1975 Druid has presented ground-breaking and acclaimed work by established, upcoming and new writers, showcasing and celebrating Irish theatre all over the world.

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    Eilis O’Connell, 2019

ARTS & CULTURE

THE AVOLON COLLECTION


Avolon believes that the artist epitomizes one of our core values, that of bravery. We believe that artists must be supported and we are committed to doing that on a global scale. We have been involved in initiatives within the artistic community all over the world.

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