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UpcomingDeveloping Creative Proposals with Annette Moloney – Fingal


  • March 9, 2017
    9:40 am - 5:00 pm

A VAI Professional Development event in partnership with Fingal County Council Arts Office. Preparing proposals can be a challenging and time consuming exercise for artists.  It’s not always easy to communicate an unrealised idea and it can take time and effort to transform some blank A4 paper into a clear and creative proposal that will, (more…)


UpcomingNYCI Child Protection Awareness Programme for Artists with Daragh Kennedy – Dublin


  • March 11, 2017
    10:30 am - 2:30 pm

Have you previously undertaken Child Protection Training? If not, then this is the session will provide you with certified basic Child Protection Training through the National Youth Council of Ireland’s (NYCI) Children First Programme. This session is aimed at artists who work with Children and Young People through a range of media including visual arts, (more…)


UpcomingPeer Critique Painting with Marcus Cope – Dublin


  • March 14, 2017
    10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Visual Artists Ireland in partnership with the Royal Hibernian Academy School !! DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FRI 3 MARCH !! This Peer Critique session is relevant to artists working in painting and is organised in partnership with RHA School and VAI.  Following a presentation on his own work Marcus will lead a Peer Critique with 6 (more…)


UpcomingWorking with Digital Images with Tim Durham – Dublin


  • March 22, 2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

This day-long workshop is about the processes of preparing and storing digital image files (most often photographs). The session will present best practice in relation to Photoshop, Apple’s Photos and Media Pro software packages. These three packages are used for demonstration purposes only. If you use another software package the principles learnt on one package (more…)


UpcomingNYCI Child Protection Awareness Programme for Artists with Anna Gunning – Sligo


  • March 23, 2017
    9:30 am - 2:30 pm

Visual Artists Ireland in association with Sligo County Council Arts Service and NYCI Have you previously undertaken Child Protection Training? If not, then this session will provide you with certified basic Child Protection Training through the National Youth Council of Ireland’s (NYCI) Children First Programme. This session is aimed at artists who work with Children (more…)


UpcomingDocumenting your Work with Tim Durham – Roscrea


  • Documenting Your Work
    April 1, 2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Visual Artists Ireland in partnership with Tipperary County Council Artists often struggle to photograph their own work. If they don’t know how, they may spend scarce resources paying someone else to do it for them. But with some basic guidelines and practice artists are, for the (more…)


UpcomingBudgeting and Finances for Self-Employed Artists – West Cork Arts Centre


  • Budgeting, costing & pricing for your work
    April 5, 2017
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Visual Artists Ireland in partnership with Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre Cost: €20 / 10  – West Cork Arts Centre Artist Members N.B. Deadline for concession rate WCAC Artists 16 March, 2017. SCHEDULE 09:30 – 10.30: Registration tea & coffee welcome (ground floor) 10:00 – 11:30: Tax returns, PRSI and Pensions, Desmond Gibbons & Co. (more…)


UpcomingWorking with Digital Images with Tim Durham – Roscrea


  • April 28, 2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Visual Artists Ireland in partnership with Tipperary County Council The second in this pair of workshops addressing the skills need to present good images of your work this day-long workshop is about the processes of preparing and storing digital image files (most often photographs). The session will present best practice in relation to Photoshop, Apple’s (more…)


UpcomingShow & Tell for Dun Laoghaire Rathdown based Visual Artists (register to present)


  • May 20, 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Visual Artists Ireland in partnership with ArtNetDLR @ DLR Lexicon The purpose of Show & Tell is to allow artists to present work or concepts to each other in an informal atmosphere. The events are also designed to allow curators and artistic directors to keep up to date on what is current in artists’ studios (more…)


UpcomingVisual Artists Ireland Cafe – Show & Tell with Dun Laoghaire Artists (register to attend)


  • May 20, 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Visual Artists Ireland in partnership with DLRArtNet Meet the artists and hear them talk about their work! The Visual Artist’s Cafe and Show & Tell events allow artists to present work or concepts to each other in an informal atmosphere. Also an opportunity for curators and artistic directors to keep up to date on what (more…)