Monday, September 19, 2011


Visionary: 1. Sallyanne & Celestine Cooney; 2. Amy Wallace & Ross Kerins; 3. Aoibheann ni Shuilleabhan & Una Mullaly. (Pix. Brian McEvoy)

More than 300 guest from the creative world of artists and performers turned out for the launch of ABSOLUT VIS10NS, an exclusive exhibition as part of ABSOLUT Fringe 2011. ABSOLUT Vodka, in association with the Small Print, commissioned 10 artists from across the globe to use an 8ft tall replica of the iconic ABSOLUT bottle as their canvas for their creations.

The launch took place in the surroundings of the exclusive Laundry Room of South Studios, Dublin 8, the location for the ABSOLUT VIS10NS exhibition. Attendees on the evening included stylist Celestine Cooney, photographer Linda Brownlee, Chaz from The London Police and Emma Donnellan of Irish Distillers - Pernod Ricard. On the evening guests enjoyed delicious ABSOLUT pear and vanilla cocktails and enjoyed tunes by DJ Glen Hall.

The exhibition runs to 12th September in the Laundry Room of South Studios, Dublin 8. The free exhibition is open daily from 11am to 7pm, for more information visit