Tickets: €30 & €2.08 booking fee (Student price €24 & €2.52 booking fee), includes two drinks receptions & tea/coffee on Saturday morning. Book Tickets HERE. Are you curious about art and artists? Have you ever wondered why do artists make art? In what ways do artists work today? Is the art world today so different to […]
Hallahan’s exhibition, we, takes it’s title from the book by Yevgeny Zamyatin published in 1924. The Zamyatin story is set in a world where the population is separated from the natural world by a green wall and citizens are given numbers instead of names. Structure and order are considered the only way of life. Zamyatin’s […]
This exhibition is the second in the third series of Futures, a sequence of exhibitions that endeavors to document and contextualise the work of early career artists, around who exists a growing critical and curatorial consensus. The artists in Futures, Series 3, Episode 2 are selected from various artist-led initiatives, group shows and over a […]
The Methodist Church’s Collection of modern art on Christian themes was started almost sixty years ago, and now includes about 50 works by English and other international artists. It was the initiative in the early 1960s, of a Methodist layman, Dr. John Morel Gibbs, who believed that the quality of religious art and church furnishings […]
This 2-day course will concentrate on improving observation in portraiture by looking critically at shapes and relationships and not relying on what we think we know: by focussing on the structure and planes of the head; by learning how to loosen up and deal productively with mistakes; and by thinking of a portrait as not just […]
This masterclass will be broken into four parts, each covering a different aspect of painting the head from life. Cian will conduct a demo at the beginning of each part and participants will then apply the principles as they work on their own versions. Individual feedback will be given throughout the masterclass. Other aspects covered throughout the class include: impasto, […]
Joe Dunne RHA, And their world of far and near things, Egg/oil tempera on canvas, 160 x 240cm, Image courtesy of the artist.
Liz Rackard, Waiting, Oil on canvas, 25 x 25cm, Image courtesy of the artist.
Blaise Smith RHA, Hydrangea, Oil on canvas, 70 x 100cm, Image courtesy of the artist.
Donald Teskey RHA, Riverbank and Willow, Oil on canvas, 100 x 120cm, Image courtesy of the artist.
Jennifer Trouton, Conceal, Oil and wallpaper on board, 60 x 50cm, Image courtesy of the artist.
Colin Martin RHA, facebook, Oil on canvas, 150 x 200cm, Image courtesy of the artist.
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