Posts Tagged ‘Art & Literature’

Clancy Brothers Festival 2015

Clancy Brothers Festival 2015.
A great range of workshops will be on offer during the Clancy Brothers Festival of Music and Art 2015. The workshops, many of which will be free, take place on Saturday May 30th and Sunday May 31st in various locations in Carrick-on-Suir. Arts workshops include ‘Paint and Play’ run by Montessori teacher Jane McLoughlin for children [...]

Another Brick In The Wall

Five tonnes of the Berlin Wall are to be sent to Lismore Castle Gardens and Gallery for an exhibition which will remind viewers of one of the most significant episodes of European history in recent years. Two sections of the historic wall measuring 3m 60cm x 1m 20cm and weighing 2.5 tonnes arrived in the [...]

Making Connections at Greyfriars

“Card Players”   oil on canvas, c.1940 by  Eileen Murray (1885 – 1962)   © Waterford City & County Council Donated to the Waterford Municipal Collection by Arnold and Hilda March, 1940.
Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery is currently showing 30 works from the Waterford Municipal Collection in its ground floor gallery. The exhibition, Connections, is curated by Ciara Gilbert and Ruth Brennan and explores the connections between artists, styles, and genres from the 19th to the 21st century including work by Arthur Armstrong, Mary Swanzy, [...]

Hive launches 2015

Taste Hard by Jessie Powers, part of Hive’s first exhibition of 2015.
Next Thursday, February 5th, Hive launches its first exhibition of 2015. The exhibition will feature some of the very best emerging talents from around the country from a diverse array of styles & mediums. The exhibition will be opened at 8pm, with a music and wine reception. Hive Emerging (est. 2008) is a not for profit [...]

Art at Aoife’s

Tony Clarke (2014)
An exhibition featuring the work of Tony Clarke will preview at Aoife’s Café and gallery, 33 The Mall, Waterford on Tuesday, 27th January and officially open on Saturday, 31st. Tony studied under Yann Raynard Goulet & has studied fine art, ceramics, painting, drawing, print & culture as well as being involved in the live music [...]

Musical Dance

Marley Irish, with some of her paintings.
Musical Dance is an exhibition of paintings by Marley Irish which is on view at University Hospital Waterford throughout January and February as part of the Waterford Healing Arts Trust’s Staff Art Wall. Marley Irish has dedicated the past 31 years to the nursing profession. She has worked in all areas of University Hospital Waterford and, [...]

Collaboration at Aoife’s

Emily Moore's 'Nature', on show at Aoife’s.
A collaboration of the work of Emily Moore and Suzanne Carroll will be on show at Aoife’s Cafe and Gallery, 33 The Mall, from 24th January. Waterford-born Emily Moore developed a love of art from an early age. In recent years, she says, her style has progressed from abstract to Pop art. “All of my [...]