Book Launch & Exhibition – 26 June

Book launch and Photographic Exhibition of An Act of Madness Wednesday 26th June  at 7.00pm at The BookMarket, Kells, Co. Meath All welcome Short story writer Martin Towey in collaboration with photographer Suella Holland launch An Act of Madness – a book and...

Exhibition: Through the Eye – Larry Steen

Solo exhibition by Larry Steen ‘Through the Eye’ in the Sean Hollywood Gallery, Newry from 2nd – 30th July. Opens 5.30pm 2nd July. Larry lives in Dunboyne Co. Meath. He has been painting since the 1960s’ painting mainly landscapes and seascapes using...

VAI Get Together 2019

This year’s Get Together takes its theme from the belief that we, as artists, must always have the right to experiment. As a verb, a noun and an imperative, ‘Experiment’ poses a challenge for us to re-examine ourselves and our work through different eyes. We all...

Plein Air Painting Festival: 17-23 June

North Dublin’s Plein Air Painting Festival takes place from Monday 17th – Sunday 23rd June 2019. Enjoy the beautiful surrounding landscape, it’s charming coastal villages and friendly people of the various venues in Skerries, Swords, Malahide, Blanchardstown,...

Plein Air Day at Portumna Castle: 30 June

The inaugural Plein Air day takes place in Portumna Castle and Gardens for a day of art on the  30th June.  Registration begins at 9.30am and you have until 5.00 pm to work on your piece/pieces.   Open to artists of every level.Bring your easel and art materials to...

A Sense of Place – Kells Heritage Art Group

A Sense of Place, a group exhibition by Kells Heritage Arts Group, takes place in the newly opened Toradh 2 Gallery, The Courthouse, Kells, Co Meath from 13-28 June 2019. The exhibition will be launched on Thursday 13 June from 6-8pm by artist Patrick Morris. All are...

Batik Workshop

Tutor: Jenn Adamson, Batik Guild UK 6 & 7 July 2019 Garden Studio 1 Gardenrath Road Lower Kells, Co Meath A82 H3A4 Participants will use the ancient art of Batik using hot wax as a resist to fabric dye. You will complete three Batik pieces or more, with up to four...

Emergence Award

OPEN CALL FOR APPLICATIONS  The deadline for receipt of email submissions is  4.00pm Thursday 13th June, 2019. Wexford County Council Arts Department and Wexford Arts Centre in partnership with IT Carlow Wexford Campus School of Art and Design are pleased to announce...

Silent|Listen at Toradh Gallery

SILENT:LISTEN by Mary Clarke will show at Toradh Gallery in Ashbourne Library and Cultural Centre from 8thApril 2019 and continue throughout the spring. The exhibition forms part of Meath County Council’s Bealtaine Festival Programme which, co-ordinated by Age &...