Online Exhibitions & Events

Street View: Tristan Poyser | Online with Belfast Exposed

04/01/2021 – 27/02/2021 @ – Belfast Exposed is delighted to present Street View: Tristan Poyser which features two projects – The Invisible In-between: An Englishman’s Search For The Irish Border and Masked: a Portrait of Amazon – by artist Tristan Poyser. The two projects share a commonality, in that they both explore political, cultural and social issues at a time of great uncertainty. In both projects, […]

Sean Edwards: Maelfa Screening | Online with TBG+S

30/12/2020 – 30/01/2021 @ – To mark the original opening date of Sean Edwards’ exhibition, and to coincide with the artist’s new solo-show at Bluecoat, Liverpool, Temple Bar Gallery + Studios is pleased to host an online screening of Edwards’ film Maelfa (2011) until Saturday, 30 January 2021. Temple Bar Gallery + Studios is looking forward to continuing work with Sean Edwards […]

04/02/2021 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm – Join SOURCE to celebrate the launch of the latest issue of Source Photographic Review: Issue 103 – ‘Life Stories’. Featuring live interviews & Q&A with photographer Nik Roche and contributor Dr Annebella Pollen (author of their Flea Market Photobook series). Hosted by Editor Richard West. In association with Gallery of Photography Ireland.  Issue 103 – ‘Life Stories’ Photographs are […]

cohost | Online with the LAB Gallery

14/01/2021 – 24/01/2021 @ – ARC (IADT) & The LAB Gallery are delighted to announce cohost, a temporary online exhibition space curated by Astrid Newman, hosting the works of the 12 artists and researchers of the 2021 IADT ARC Masters Programme. Live online from Thursday 14th- Sunday 24th January 2021,, is intended as a space for space to assume its role, for one or […]

Patrick O’Reilly – Kintsugi | Online with Gormley’s Fine Art

14/01/2021 – 28/02/2021 @ – Gormleys Fine Art is delighted to host “Kintsugi”, an exhibition of new works by renowned Irish sculptor, Patrick O’Reilly. Due to covid-19 restrictions the exhibition will take place online from 14th January and can be viewed in person in our Dublin gallery when permitted. This new body of work is inspired by “Kintsugi” (Golden Repair), […]

‘Common Ground – Rewilding the Garden’ with Maureen Kennelly | Online with Creative Network

21/01/2021 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am – Join Voluntary Arts and Maureen Kennelly, Director of The Arts Council, for this discussion on supporting grassroots culture and the recent report published by Voluntary Arts, Common Ground: Rewilding the Garden. The programme of work that led to the publication of Common Ground investigated how creative activity is supported in areas of socio-economic deprivation across […]

Conversation with Stephen O’Connell | Online Talk with South Tipperary Arts Centre

21/01/2021 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Curator Stephen O’Connell and artists Roger Bennett, Liam O’Neill and Max Brosi will discuss the recent history of woodturning in Ireland, woodturning as an artistic practice and also touch upon broader issues relevant in the world of woodturning and craft. Join us to mark the closing of our exhibition of contemporary woodturning- After the Fall. Live on our […]

Right to Create | Online with PS²

04/01/2021 – 06/02/2021 @ – The importance and necessity of creativity and art making is very much in the foreground during the Covid pandemic. From professional artists to hobby makers, the working conditions are essential; and for many there are none. Even more so for people who need assistance. Belfast lacks assisted studio spaces for adults, who require some help […]

Now and After Festival’20 | Online Film Festival

14/01/2021 – 27/01/2021 @ – This year the International Video Art Festival Now&After for the tenth time presents the best-selected works sent to them by video artists from all over the world. Now&After’20 topic is THE POSSIBILITY OF COLOR. The main Now&After’20 program was postponed to April 2021 because of pandemic. However, they would like to present part of Now&After’20 […]

Poet Morag Anderson Reading | Online with This is Not The Time to be Silent

21/01/2021 @ 7:45 pm – 9:00 pm – Not the time to be silent’, is an online Arts response to social distancing in the form of a weekly guest Poetry reading + open mic event and a Facebook community group. NTTTBS is curated up by Siobhan Potter, a Limerick based artist and writer whose practice documents experience. Now more than ever we need […]

Meditative Monitor | Kurb Junki Online Exhibition

01/01/2021 – 31/01/2021 @ – Meditative Monitor is an online exhibition that presents a series of paintings through a video piece which acts as an exhibition simulation while also highlighting concerns around freedom, restrictions, our attention span and our relationship with the internet. Kurb Junki is an Irish artist who has a long standing relationship with graffiti and skateboarding culture […]

Is it About a Bicycle? | Online Talk with Solas Nua

17/01/2021 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Is it About a Bicycle?: Writers in Conversation is a new series presented by Solas Nua that brings together contemporary Irish writers or writers based in Ireland, with leaders and experts from a variety of sectors to explore their shared interests across disciplines. The title comes from Flann O’Brien’s classic comic novel, The Third Policeman, […]

Turner and Place: Landscapes in Light and Detail | Online Talk with the National Gallery of Ireland

14/01/2021 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Join curator Niamh MacNally for an online talk exploring the annual exhibition of Turner watercolours from the Vaughan Bequest. In 2021, the Gallery’s exquisite collection of light-filled watercolours by J.M.W. Turner (1775–1851) will be shown alongside a group of topographical drawings by Francis Place (1647–1728). This is the first time that these two important collections have been […]

… all in the same boat | Online Exhibition with P.ContemporaryGalerie

08/01/2021 – 31/01/2021 @ – Probably based on the literary material “Das Narrenschiff” or “Das Narrenschyff ad Narragoniam”, a late medieval moral satire by Sebastian Brant, which was printed in Basel in 1494 and was considered the most successful German-language book from the time before the Reformation, Hieronymus Bosch reacted in the outgoing 15th century also under the title “Ship […]

The Gift / An Bronntanas | Online with Cavan Arts

20/12/2020 – 31/01/2021 @ – “It’s the end of one year and the beginning of another and what a year we’ve had this 2020!  Christmas is a feast of light. Many cultures celebrate light in winter: The Jewish Chanukah, The Muslims’ Festival of Light, The Old Celtic Winter Solstice at Newgrange and The Christian Feast of Light” Noel Monahan, poet […]

Talking Art | Online with IMMA

19/01/2021 – 25/03/2021 @ – Older people from all over Ireland are invited to join us for this online arts experience. Take a close look at selected artworks from the IMMA Collection and discuss IMMA exhibitions with our Visitor Engagement Team from the comfort of your living room! All are welcome to sign up for this free programme, no previous […]

Armchair Azure | Online at IMMA

19/01/2021 – 25/03/2021 @ – Armchair Azure is a free online experience designed for people living with dementia and their families and friends. During Armchair Azure, you will explore a selection of artwork from IMMA’s Collection with a facilitator who has received special training in dementia-inclusive arts programming. Armchair Azure is facilitated online via Zoom. To participate you will need […]

IFI & Night of Ideas: The Great Green Wall

28/01/2021 – 07/02/2021 @ – As part of the fourth Night of Ideas, the Irish Film Institute (IFI), in association with the French Embassy in Ireland, is delighted to present a special online screening of Jared P. Scott’s documentary The Great Green Wall. There will be a live Q&A following the screening on Thursday 28th at 20.30. Director Jared P. […]

Fiona Woods | Online Talk with Catalyst Arts

15/01/2021 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm – As part of the Common or Garden programme, Catalyst Arts is delighted to bring you this talk by Fiona Woods. This event will take place via Zoom on Friday 15 January at 7pm. If you are interested, please email to be sent a link in advance. Fiona Woods works with aesthetics and critical spatial […]

R-A-W (Recorded Action Web-Exhibition) | Online with Bbeyond

15/01/2021 – 15/12/2021 @ – Bbeyond (2001 – 2021) Celebrating 20 Years of Promoting Performance Art Presents R.A.W. (Recorded Action Web – Exhibition) – An Online Exhibition of Performance Art Video Works 40 Works Posted Over 20 Days Opening 6PM 15th January 2021 – Selected Works by Artists – Abel Loureda & Nieves Correa – Áine Philips – Alice […]

E-Quadrant | MFA Online Interim Show

11/01/2021 – 22/01/2021 @ – The final year student body of Ulster University’s MFA program present a digital and online collaborative project with Catalyst Arts for their annual interim exhibition. The exhibition will take place over two weeks, with artists split into two groups; E-Quadrant 1 and E-Quadrant 2. The exhibition will be physically installed in the MFA studio in […]

Coalesce | Online Group Exhibition with First Fortnight

09/01/2021 – 28/02/2021 @ – ​Merriam Webster’s Dictionary Definition of coalesce: 1: to grow together 2a: to unite into a whole: b: to unite for a common end: To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the First Fortnight Festival, First Fortnight and The Presentation Arts Centre will be hosting a unique retrospective group exhibition, Coalesce, featuring the work of internationally renowned […]

CCA Supports: Surgeries | Online with CCA Derry~Londonderry

13/01/2021 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm – These 1-2-1 surgeries are for artists who want to chat about their work, or receive critical and practical advice from CCA’s Director Catherine Hemelryk. We will have four slots available, each lasting for 25 minutes. Slots are available on Wednesday 13 January 2021, 2–4pm for 25 minutes at 2pm, 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm. The Zoom invitation […]

One Day : 40 Sunrises | Ian Wieczorek Online

08/01/2021 – 31/01/2021 @ – One Day : 40 Sunrises An online exhibition by Ian Wieczorek comprising 40 paintings based on live-streamed webcam imagery of sunrises around the world on 15 July 2020. The exhibition includes an online catalogue with an essay by Kenneth G. Hay, and a video presentation. One Day: 40 Sunrises presents, through a series of paintings, […]

HARRY CLARKE: MARGINALIA | Online at Crawford Art Gallery

08/01/2021 – 14/02/2021 @ – Harry Clarke (1889-1931) is one of Ireland’s most renowned illustrators and stained-glass artists, loved literature and music. Celebrated the world over for his draughtsmanship and exceptional use of colour, many marvel at the meticulous detail and captivating imagery of his finished works. At the time of making this watercolour study in 1923, he attended a […]

Featherheads and Dreamers: Winter Embers | Online at The Model

08/01/2021 – 31/01/2021 @ – Featherheads and Dreamers is a project developed some years ago at The Model Sligo to present a myriad of perspectives from the worlds of music, poetry, performance, literature, and visual art, combining established artists and emerging voices– a mini festival over the course of an evening. The title derives from a 1916 newspaper editorial in […]

John Corkery Fine Art Calender Promotion

14/12/2020 – 31/12/2020 @ – John Corkery is gladly presenting a fine art calendar for 2021 titled “Limestone and Sandstone” by Cork artist John Corkery. The calendar is a presentation of the artwork completed during the Covid year 2020. The title of the calendar is a salute to the predominant building material of cork city ,and consequently is responsible for […]

Sound Art Release | Shapeshifter 2, Marie Phelan

21/12/2020 – 24/01/2021 @ – Shapeshifter 2 is the second iteration in the Shapeshifter series by multimedia artist Marie Phelan. This work examines traces of beliefs that persist within our landscape, with a focus on their transformational properties, and subsequent ways of being. Shapeshifter 2, created during 2020, takes the form of an audio release, featuring direct recordings from within […]

Exclusive Curator’s Tour: Mondrian Online, National Gallery of Ireland

18/12/2020 – 14/02/2021 @ – Experience the magic of Mondrian from wherever you are in the National Gallery of Ireland’s new Exclusive Curator’s tour: Mondrian Online. Step inside the Gallery’s atmospheric Beit Wing with curator Janet McLean on a 25-minute online tour of this landmark show. Featuring art from across all periods of a fascinating career, Mondrian is the first exhibition of the artist’s work […]

Online Exhibition | Virtual Open 2020, Mary Duffy

01/12/2020 – 31/01/2021 @ – The artist Mary Duffy has recently renovated her studio and the upheaval brought to light these hidden gems, beautiful paintings in oil and acrylic, mostly painted en plein air. She wanted to mimic online the experience of one of her open studios where you might wander in (lured by the promise of mince pies and […]


20/12/2020 @ 12:00 am – This Sunday night, January 20, at 8.30pm, RTÉ TV and radio programme will be airing: SHINE YOUR LIGHT – SOLSTICE. It marks the eve of the winter solstice and is the third in a series of national moments of togetherness organised by RTÉ. They are hoping that many people nationally will get involved and join […]

aemi-on-demand | 2020: A Year in Review (Programme 1)

16/12/2020 – 31/01/2021 @ – 2020: A Year in Review (Programme 1) Featuring works by: Ben Thorp Brown, Viktoria Schmid, Luke Fowler, Simon Liu, Graeme Arnfield, Sasha Litvintseva and Beny Wagner As aemi reflects and look back on a strange and challenging year aemi have selected this programme of international works. Many of the works included in this programme are […]

aemi online | ‘Goodnight’, with an introductory text by Fanny Howe

09/12/2020 – 31/01/2021 @ – For the final iteration of ‘aemi online’ of 2020, aemi is thrilled to present ‘Goodnight’ by Irish artist, animator and filmmaker Orla McHardy. Considering what has been a complex, inundating year to say the least, ‘Goodnight’ is a reminder of the value of stripping back the excess and zoning in on what bridges life and […]

aemi-on-demand | ‘Revenant Images’ curated by Patrick Hough

07/12/2020 – 07/03/2021 @ – ‘Revenant Images’ is an aemi programme curated by Irish film artist Patrick Hough around his film And If In A Thousand Years. The programme also features work by Anna Franceschini, John Skoog, Christin Turner and Clemens von Wedemeyer. ‘Revenant Images’ is a screening programme about the traces left behind by the production of historical cinema; […]

WE INTERRUPT THIS APOCALYPSE | aemi and Isolation TV: Jesse Jones

10/12/2020 – 10/01/2021 @ – WE INTERRUPT THIS APOCALYPSE is an online screening that uses interruption as an aesthetic device and positions Jesse Jones’ The Spectre and the Sphere (2008) as formal armature through which a wide range of other artists’ work and film extracts are intercut. This composite programme is edited by artist Eavan Aiken. The programme also includes […]

Poet John McCullough + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

07/01/2021 @ 7:45 pm – 9:45 pm – Jan 7 2021, the first NTTTBS event of the year is John McCullough. John McCullough’s latest collection of poems, Reckless Paper Birds (Penned in the Margins), won the 2020 Hawthornden prize for literature and was shortlisted for the Costa Poetry Award. He teaches creative writing at the University of Brighton and lives in Hove with […]

Belfast is My City | Online at ArtisAnn Gallery

06/01/2021 – 30/01/2021 @ – What is it about Belfast? Why have so many artists come from around the world to make it their home? Throughout January the ArtisAnn Gallery, on Belfast’s Bloomfield Avenue, celebrates those people who have left their own homes to come to Belfast to make it their home, online at the ArtisAnn gallery. Artists from across […]

Cahoots: The Space Between | Sample-Studios, A4 Sounds and Engage Art Studios

18/12/2020 – 14/02/2021 @ – Sample-Studios, A4 Sounds and Engage Art Studios, supported by Cork City Council and Galway European Capital of Culture 2020, are delighted to present ‘Cahoots: The Space Between’, a digital exhibition curated by Guest Artist Curator Nicola Anthony and featuring the work of artists Paul Malone, Brigid Mulligan, Noelle Gallagher, Aoife Claffey, Kim-Ling Morris, Seiko Hayase, […]

The patient will see you now | In Conversation with Áine O’Hara and Siobhán Clancy (Online)

19/12/2020 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm – The patient will see you now is an interactive installation and one-to-one performance work. Focusing on the inadequacies and farcical nature of accessing healthcare in Ireland, the work questions and exposes bureaucracies that oppress those who fall outside certain definitions of ‘normal,’ ‘valuable’, and ‘productive’. A4Sounds invite you to join us on Saturday 19th December […]

aemi and Film London | The 2020 Jarman Award Touring Programme

14/12/2020 – 15/12/2020 @ – aemi is delighted to partner with Film London to host the 2020 Jarman Award Touring Programme. Inspired by the experimental vision and output of Derek Jarman, over the years the Award has provided an unparalleled opportunity to many emerging filmmakers, some of whom we’ve had the privilege of working with here at aemi. Recently the […]

Tales Of The Futurepast | Roy Tagney Online Exhibition

14/12/2020 – 14/12/2021 @ – An online exhibition of photographic images developed during lockdown in response to COVID 19, Climate Breakdown and biodiversity loss. This project was made possible by the COVID 19 Response grant from the Arts Council of Ireland. Visit here:

Christmas Party Night In + 5 Word Poetry Challenge | Not the Time to be Silent

17/12/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:30 pm – Dec 17 2020 is the last NTTTBS event of 2020. Join us to celebrate all that is Not the time to be silent with a little Christmas thrown in. We are hosting a special event for group members, a 5 word challenge with 1 winner. The event time is from 7.45 -9.30pm Irish time. Details: […]

Annual 44 Artform Exhibition | Online Exhibition

30/11/2020 – 31/01/2021 @ 12:00 am – The fourth Artform annual exhibition presents painting, print, drawing, mixed media and sculptural work by artists – tutors at Artform School of Art as well as other Irish leading artists and upcoming talent, this year exclusively online. While this year, we cannot pour you a glass of wine at our annual show opening event, we […]

Cork County Council & Fastnet Film Festival Online Short Film Programme

03/12/2020 – 09/01/2021 @ – Cork County Council and the Fastnet Film Festival have come together to bring you 16 family friendly short films, all with a Cork Connection. These shorts have been screened over the years at the Festival in Schull. We will screen four new shorts each week during the month of December and all 16 will be […]

Online Curator Talk with Stanisław Welbel, Fire Station Artist Studios

16/12/2020 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm – Join us next Wednesday 16th at 5pm to hear Warsaw-based curator Stanisław Welbel present his work on several recent exhibitions as part of our International Curator Residency programme : ‘Avatar’, which took place at the Austrian Cultural Forum in Warsaw (2020); ‘Strike’ with artists Käthe Kollwitz, Hito Steyerl, Keren Donde (2019) and ‘How to make […]

Webinar | ACNI Individuals Emergency Resilience Programme 2

15/12/2020 – 18/12/2020 @ – The Arts Council of Northern Ireland (ACNI) is pleased to host four information webinars for individuals considering making an application to ACNI’s Individuals Emergency Resilience Programme. The Individuals Emergency Resilience Programme is the latest emergency fund administered by the Arts Council (ACNI), on behalf of the Department for Communities, in response to the Covid-19 crisis. […]

Displacements | The MExIndex 2020 Screening, Online

14/12/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm – Tickets now available for ‘Displacements’ The MExIndex 2020 Screening A selection from the works from the visual arts submitted to this years MExIndex screening eve, showing the rich variety and quality of works being made in Ireland or by contemporary Irish visual artists. This is a screening of artists’ moving image works selected by this […]

Assemblies Live Panel Discussion and Launch | National Sculpture Factory

16/12/2020 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm – Four esteemed Irish art practitioners, experts in their relative fields of practice will take part in this panel discussion to help us unpack what constituents might be necessary for an active, critical and creative community under four fundamental conditions or rubrics – Artists & Making Galleries & Institutions Judgment & Criticism Art & the Social […]

Bóthar na Trá | Art Book by Engage Art Studios, Available to Order Online

01/12/2020 – 31/01/2021 @ – Engage Art Studios is delighted to present “Bóthar na Trá” an art book created by our studio members which celebrates Salthill. The starting point for this book was a walk with local tour guide, historian and writer Brian Nolan. Artists were asked to create a piece of art and written response inspired by Salthill. “Bóthar […]

Jane Cassidy—The Thin Veil | Breathing Meditation led by Johnny Taylor

03/12/2020 – 31/12/2020 @ – Pallas Projects/Studios are pleased to present an online adaptation of a Breathing Workshop which was unable to be held in the gallery due to closures. Developed by Johnny Taylor, this guided meditation is offered in conjunction with Jane’s video piece The Thin Veil which is influenced by her own conscious breathing and meditation practices. “The […]

Reunion | Hang Tough Gallery

01/12/2020 – 31/12/2020 @ – Hang Tough are thrilled to end 2020 on a high by announcing a special online collection of archival-pigment prints. Our line-up features a selection of artists whom we have previously exhibited and collaborated with, and we have invited each artist to publish a new and exclusive print with the gallery, including: Bríd Higgins Níchinnéide Cate […]

Common or Garden Online Talk | Victoria Brunetta and Kate O’Shea (Durty Books)

10/12/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Common or Garden uses the Catalyst Arts gallery as a space to propose and foster approaches based on the model of the commons in which resources, ideas and knowledge are shared and distributed democratically. By exploring processes of exchange, collaboration and learning, it asks: can we build practices rooted in collectivity? While we can’t welcome […]

New Small Work | Charles Harper, Gavin Hogg, John Shinnors at the Hunt Museum, Online

03/12/2020 – 17/01/2021 @ – The works of three Limerick artists: Charles Harper, Gavin Hogg and John Shinnors have been placed in a virtual gallery enticing you through the space, letting you pause in front of a work, see it in the context of the other works and take your time, as you would in the physical space.   This is […]

Poet Fred Johnston + Open Mic | Not the Time to be Silent

10/12/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – Fred Johnston was born in Belfast in 1951 and educated there and Toronto, Canada. He is the recipient of Hennessy Literary Awards for poetry and prose. He has published eight collections of poetry, four novels and two volumes of short stories. He has received awards from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland and The Art […]

Jude Kuzma: Bulletix at Bounce Festival 2020

06/12/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm – We’re delighted to premier the work of Jude Kuzma, aka Bulletix, from Newcastle, County Tyrone as part of Bounce 2020. Bulletix brings a fresh new audio experience of high-energy sounds, electronic songs and instrumental pieces, both secular and sacred. Jude has established a new wave in electronic music that comes from his Northern Irish roots, […]

The Rome Irish Printing Type | Talk by Dr. Dermot McGuinne with National Print Museum Online

09/12/2020 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – The Museum is delighted to host a virtual talk by Dr Dermot McGuinne: The Rome irish printing type, an account of the journey of detection involved in uncovering the whereabouts of the elusive punches for the Rome irish printing typeface of 1676 and the creation of a detailed record of this important material. The talk […]

Artist Talks: Cliodhna Timoney and Michael Flaherty | Artlink Online

08/12/2020 @ – Artlink Fort Dunree and Eastern Edge Galley Newfoundland co-host a talk with upcoming exchange residency artists Cliondhna Timoney from Donegal and Michael Flaherty from Newfoundland. REGISTER HERE Cliodhna Timoney graduated from IADT’s Visual Arts Practice with a first class honours in 2015. She is currently undertaking an MFA at The Slade School of Fine […]

Dyslexic Bitch | Meabh McDonnell

06/12/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm – Sunday 6th of December 2020 7pm to 7.45pm Online Dyslexic Bitch is a mash-up of musical and performance material by Belfast-born artist Meabh McDonnell. Her music is best described as punkfolk with visuals linked into feminist psychology. Meabh’s set was recorded from her home in York (AKA FULL LOCKDOWN YORK) with “help” from her 9-year-old […]

My Blood

05/12/2020 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm – Saturday 5th of December 2020 Online Join us for a double bill of DIE HEXEN and immerse yourself in dreamlike space, splendid cinematography and sublime sonic offerings. DIE HEXEN (aka Dianne Lucille Campbell) is an IFTA winning & BIFA nominated multi-instrumentalist composer, producer, sound artist, performance artist and IFTA nominated & award winning filmmaker. DIE […]

Screening: El Hor | University of Atypical Online

05/12/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm – By Dianne Lucille Campbell Saturday 5th December 2020 8pm to 8.15pm Film Duration: 15 mins The Saluki is a sighthound, one of the world’s oldest dog breeds and the perfect guide to lead this monochromatic tribute to pedigree, cosmology, history and dynasty. El Hor takes the viewer on a strange trip through the ancient past […]

Reframing Community-Based Economies | A Project by Colette Lewis, Cobh Zero Waste and SIRIUS

03/12/2020 – 15/05/2021 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm – Colette Lewis, Cobh Zero Waste and SIRIUS Commissioned by SIRIUS Supported by the Creative Ireland County Cork grant scheme ‘Reframing Community-based Economies’ is a project by the artist Colette Lewis, Cobh Zero Waste and SIRIUS exploring a community-based model of exchange towards the implementation of circular economies as a civic-driven imagination of sustainable living strategies. […]

New Small Work | Harper Hogg Shinnors at The Hunt Museum Online

03/12/2020 – 17/01/2021 @ – Join us for the virtual exhibition launch of New Small Work: Harper, Hogg, Shinnors this Thursday December 3rd. Opening the exhibition the three artists will be in conversation with John Logan. Join in and ask your questions. Complete the booking form below and we will be in touch with the Zoom link!

Day of the Straws | Online Events

02/12/2020 – 16/12/2020 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm – Day of the Straws is a work created by the artist Marie Brett and creative collaborators in dialogue with members of a digital community of interest. The work explores cultural lore through references to the supernatural and the politics of care, informed by the unprecedented challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic through a matrix of ‘hope […]

S A B O T A G E II : The Aftermath—PhyloCode | Pallas Projects/Studios Online

10/12/2020 @ 6:00 pm – 6:15 pm – 6 pm, Thursday 10th December, 2020 Live on Pallas Projects/Studios Instagram _________ PhyloCode is a live 15 minute Instagram takeover performance which splices together fragments of video and audio seized from news and media broadcasting to create a visceral moving image collage. This is the second in a series of performances created solely for Pallas […]

1 FT SQ 2020 | Virtual Exhibition

04/12/2020 – 09/01/2021 @ – Fermanagh & Omagh District Council 1 FT SQ Virtual Art Exhibition 2020 (via the ZStrule Arts Centre Facebook Page) Exhibitors: Aishling Muller, Angela Cathers, Annemarie Stanley, Aoife Ward, Ber Earley, Caroline Campbell, Catherine Kerrigan, Catherine McGagh, Chloe Austin, Ciara Connolly, Deirdre Houston, Eilish McCann, Emma Hayes, Gerard Bradley, Jane Weir, Jessica Campbell, Joan Kilfeather, Juliê […]

Online Talk: Victoria Brunetta & Kate O’Shea (Durty Books) | Catalyst Arts

10/12/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm – As part of the public programme of Common or Garden, Catalyst Arts are excited to bring you an online talk by Victoria Brunetta and Kate O’Shea of Durty Books. This event will take place online on Thursday 10 December at 7pm. If you are interested, please email to be sent a link in advance. […]

How To… Sell Your Art Online | Talk Series – Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize 2021

16/12/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Panel Discussion and Live Q&A session ​Broadcast and live participation via YouTube and IG Live Channel Are you struggling to sell your art online? Or you don’t know where to start? It’s never been more important than now, and while its easy to offer your work online, it’s difficult to find the buyers there! In […]

Nua Collective’s ‘Premiere Exhibition’

26/11/2020 – 31/12/2020 @ 12:00 am – Featuring the collective’s 50 inaugural artists, Nua Collective’s ‘Premiere Exhibition’ highlights a selection of their artworks through an interactive virtual walk-through. Established in light of the Covid-19 global pandemic and in combat the belief that art is not work, Nua Collective is Ireland’s newest online virtual experience playing host to professional, practicing artists who form […]

Message Green | Katie Gerardine O’Neill

04/12/2020 @ 8:00 pm – Short description: New audio-visual project by artist Katie Gerardine O’Neill. Shot on Super 8, 35mm and digital, soundtracked on reel to reel, cassette tape, and digital. A 17 minute trip into yourself. Long description: The premiere of ‘Message Green’ audio-visual work by Katie Gerardine O’Neill will be held online at the link below from 8pm […]

Kerlin Gallery at Art Basel OVR, Miami Beach

02/12/2020 – 06/12/2020 @ – Dorothy Cross Callum Innes Brian Maguire Daniel Rios Rodriguez Paul Seawright Liliane Tomasko Marcel Vidal VIP Preview: 2 – 4 December Public View: 4 – 6 December Preview here

New Small Work: Harper, Hogg, Shinnors | Hunt Museum, Limerick

03/12/2020 @ – New Small Work: Harper, Hogg, Shinnors Zoom Panel Discussion with John Logan Join us for the virtual exhibition launch of New Small Work: Harper, Hogg, Shinnors this Thursday December 3rd. Opening the exhibition the three artists will be in conversation with John Logan. Join in and ask your questions. Complete the booking form below and […]

Kingfishers Pages | Limerick City Gallery Online

27/11/2020 – 28/02/2021 @ – Kingfishers Pages, platformed online from November 2020 – February 2021, is an online documentation webpage project to compliment the intentions for the exhibition As Kingfishers Catch Fire: Animals & Imagination. This exhibition was due to take place from November 2020, now reimagined through this online platform due to the restrictions of COVID-19 on Limerick City […]

Swirling paper plate Christmas tree | Void Gallery Online

19/12/2020 @ – Using materials that you should be able to find in your home, join Zoe McSparron in making a paper plate Christmas tree that swirls once it is hung. The video will be published on our website at or @derryvoid on Facebook and Instagram at 11am on Saturday 19th December. Why not get your materials […]

Make your own clay decorations workshop | Void Gallery Online

12/12/2020 @ – Join Sinead Crumlish to make your own homemade air drying clay Christmas.This simple technique uses simple household ingredients to make your own clay that can then be made into Christmas decorations or Christmas bunting. The video will be published on our website at or @derryvoid on Facebook and Instagram at 11am on Saturday 12th […]

Watercolour Christmas Cards Workshop | Void Gallery Online

05/12/2020 – 24/12/2020 @ – Design and paint your own watercolour Christmas Cards with Karen Cassidy. Karen will take you through easy techniques to create your own unique Christmas cards. The video will be published on our website at or @derryvoid on Facebook and Instagram at 11am on Saturday 5th December. Why not get your materials ready in advance […]

Meet the Artist in Studio Conversation: Brian Fay

04/12/2020 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm – As part of our new online Gallery Learning Programme for Winter 2020 visit the artist Brian Fay in his studio online. Brian will walk us through a tour of his studio, chat about his work and upcoming projects in progress with plenty of time for questions and answers. Artist Claire Halpin will moderate the Q+A. […]

1 FT SQ | Online Exhibition of Small Works 2020

04/12/2020 – 09/01/2021 @ – The 13th Annual 1 FT SQ Expo of small works goes virtual! Friday 4 December :: 7.00pm virtual launch Exhibition runs online to 09.01.21 via the Councils You tube channel, Fermanagh & Omagh Arts & Culture and Strule Arts Centre, Omagh face book page. Selected Artists: Aishling Muller, Angela Cathers, Annemarie Stanley, Aoife Ward, Ber […]

Jakob Boyd AKA Laundry Man + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

03/12/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – “Jakob Boyd AKA Laundry Man is a spoken word artist, community organiser and zine maker from Perth, Western Australia. 
Director of music and poetry platform Dirtymouth, co-runner of Hectic Measures Press and co-host of Perth Slam and the WA Heats of the Australian Poetry Slam, Boyd has run a wide variety of events, showcases, zines […]

Chris Alton: Artist Talk | Catalyst Arts Online

03/12/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm – As part of the public programme of Common or Garden, Catalyst Arts are excited to bring you an artist talk by Chris Alton. This event will take place online on Thursday 3 December at 7pm. If you are interested, please email to be sent a link in advance. Chris Alton (b.1991, Croydon) is an […]

Worlds Without End: Stories Around Borders – Hugh Lane Gallery Artist’s Talk

02/12/2020 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Dor Guez: Flora Palestine – A Photographic Portrait In–Conversation: artist Dor Guez and Sara Reisman co-curator of Worlds Without End: Stories Around Borders. This online conversation will explore themes arising from Dor Guez’s work currently on view in Worlds Without End, as well as the artist’s recent solo exhibition Vera Icona, at the Centre for […]

RAY DAY 7-RADIO WAVES | Crawford Gallery Online

26/11/2020 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm – Free to attend but pre-booking is essential through Eventbrite. Artists Anne Cleary and Denis Connolly, founders of The School of Looking, investigate the art and science of seeing in this series of lunchtime talks on their exhibition INVISIBLE LIGHT at the Crawford Art Gallery; funded by Science Foundation Ireland’s (SFI) Discover Programme and developed with […]

Online Talk | Photographs from the David Kronn Collection with Seán Kissane

26/11/2020 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm – IMMA invites you to join a talk by Seán Kissane, Curator, IMMA who introduces Northern Light, a new exhibition drawn from the exceptional collection of photography amassed by Dr David Kronn over the past 25 years. Kissane will discuss a selection of prints, that highlight the complex history of the conflict in Northern Ireland specifically, […]

setting suns | close horizons – Online Exhibition by Nick Miller

12/11/2020 – 31/12/2020 @ – I often make series of works on paper to nurture my own energetic relationship with painting, experimental tangents for their own sake. In normal times, when planned exhibitions occupy me, these works fill up storage draws and are rarely, if ever seen. Responding to the existential impact of Covid 19 in the context of cancellations […]

The Finest Specimens of Fossilised Duration | Áine O’Hara and Philip Kenney at Curated Space

06/11/2020 – 18/12/2020 @ – A Curated Space commission by Arts & Disability Ireland featuring The Birthday Party by Áine O’Hara and Ode to Sweeney’s by Philip Kenny. Curated by Róisín Power Hackett. Curated Space is an online platform for Irish and international artists with disabilities. Memories are ‘the finest specimens of fossilised duration concretised as a result of a […]

Homeland, \\’borderline\\’ | Damer House Gallery

12/11/2020 – 30/11/2020 @ – ‘Homeland’ takes place in Damer House Gallery every year from 2014 for 2 weeks, in collaboration with the Loop Festival Barcelona and Safia Art Contemporani – Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain. The Homeland video selection in Silverbarn Studios, Co. Tipperary in collaboration with Damer House Gallery, is dedicated exclusively to video art and film. This annual event […]

Padraig McCaul Online Winter Exhibition

18/11/2020 – 31/12/2020 @ – Padraig McCaul is so used to preparing a new collection of work for Art Source in the RDS each year, and this year is no different. Except that he’s not sure where he’ll get to show them! Paul is hoping to hold a Pop-Up Exhibition in the Clayton Hotel, Ballsbridge, D4, on Dec 12th/13th. It […]

Digital Surrealism | Panel Discussion with Rachel Kate Noble and Irene P Tello

18/11/2020 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Electric Artefacts is glad to present the second of a series of ongoing panel discussions featuring some of the most exciting digital artists on the scene in conversation with experts. Join us for an online discussion next Wednesday at 16:00 London/11:00 New York Artists Rachel Kate Noble and Irene P Tello will present their perspectives […]

Two Birds Sang | Online Screening – Artlink

19/11/2020 – 03/12/2020 @ – THE ULSTER CANADA INITIATIVE, has produced a short biographical film documentary by Harry Kerr and Martha McCulloch on the inspiring work of two artists, Ros Harvey and Tim Stampton. From their home and studios near Malin Head, Inishowen, they have, for the past thirty years, continued to develop their practice in this most remote of […]

Louth Craftmark Virtual Winter Fair

20/11/2020 – 21/11/2020 @ – Louth Craftmark Winter Fair goes virtual, bringing all the fun of the fair into your own home. Artists go “live” from their workspaces to showcase their creations in advance of Christmas. In its fourth year, the Louth Craftmark Winter Fair is typically a much-anticipated event hosted in Dundalk each Christmas, drawing large visitor numbers from […]

Promoting Your Work | Panel Discussion at Belfast Photo Festival

28/11/2020 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Taking great photographs is sometimes only half the work! Learn ways to promote your work and get your photography out in the world. Taking great photographs is sometimes only half the work! Learn to promote your work and get your photography out in the world. This session will cover festivals, competitions, exhibitions, photo-books and using […]

Magic of the Everyday | Online Talk at Belfast Photo Festival

25/11/2020 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – A discussion that traverses the experience of the seemingly precious in the ordinariness of the repetitive habitual work of home. Concerned with everyday life, ordinary activities, states of mind and conditions of existence that fill time outside the moments of drama and spectacle, these artists explore the experience of the mundane and seemingly precious. The […]

SURVEYOR 2020 | Online Exhibition at Solstice Arts Centre

21/11/2020 – 23/12/2020 @ – SURVEYOR serves to support, value, and encourage Meath artists in the development of their practices and creative careers. The exhibition presents an overview of contemporary visual arts practice throughout the county. Emerging multimedia performance installation artist Sinéad Keogh has been announced as the overall winner of the 2020 Solstice Visual Arts Award as the ninth […]

NCAD Virtual Open Day

25/11/2020 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm – NCAD Virtual Open Day is on Wednesday 25th November from 1pm to 6pm. Find out all you need to know about preparing your portfolio and applying to NCAD in 2021. Live chat with tutors and students. Find out all you need to know about applying to NCAD; the CAO application process; preparing & submitting your […]

Earth Writings: Bogs, Forests, Fields, Gardens | Art Book Launch

25/11/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Online Book Launch of Earth Writings: Bogs, Forests, Fields, Gardens. Wed, 25 November, 8-9pm Hosted by the Moore Institute, NUI Galway and co-sponsored by Maynooth Geography and the Geographical Society of Ireland for ‘Geo-Week’ To register go to:…. We live in an earth facing ecological and climate crises, species extinctions, and global pandemics. How […]

Arthouse Art Auction at Outhouse, Online

11/11/2020 – 23/11/2020 @ – Arthouse is live and open for bidding. All artworks are donated in a collective effort to raise much needed funds to Keep Outhouse Open and continue to be a safe space for the LGBT+ community and allies. A timed online-only auction is automated and takes place solely online throughout the website The bidding for each […]

Threads | Austin Ivers at The Dock

16/11/2020 – 06/02/2021 @ – Referencing the 1983 documentary-style drama, Austin Ivers considers some technological developments of the post-war period and their subsequent application in state command and control systems during the Cold War. Utilising video, sculpture and photography, this is a consideration of the relationship between the aesthetic of power and life as experienced under the perpetual threat of […]

Patterns in The Sand | Ian Maleney – The Dock

24/11/2020 – 06/02/2021 @ – TULCA Festival of Visual Arts and Galway 2020 European Capital of Culture in association with The Dock presents New writing commissions for Austins Ivers exhibition THREADS. For this exhibition Austin Ivers considers some technological developments of the post-war period and their subsequent application in state command and control systems during the Cold War. Utilising video, sculpture and photography, […]

Air Looms | Louise Manifold at The Dock

21/11/2020 – 06/02/2021 @ – The Dock will open this show with a filmed gallery tour Sat 21st online at 2pm on IGTV, & on their Facebook page. The Dock hope you can visit in person when restrictions lift. Louise Manifold works conceptually with film, photography, sculpture and text. Her multidisciplinary practice reflects upon the boundaries of neurosis and […]

Tar Isteach | Towards Hospitable Creative Practices – Online Event

27/11/2020 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm – This event is the second in a pair of conversations book-ending the Tar Isteach Commission. The first Roundtable took place last October 2019 at IMMA as a closed research and knowledge gathering event. This reconvened Roundtable will be a public facing event via Zoom that aims to share and disseminate insights and learning from the […]

The Artist’s Well | Online Artist Interviews

09/11/2020 – 31/12/2020 @ – The Artist’s Well is a live chat and visit to the studio or workspace of a featured Artist every Saturday morning via Zoom at 10am. It features visual artists as well as writers, poets, musicians, gallerists and those whose work is connected with the Arts. Recorded episodes can be found on the Artist’s Well YouTube […]

2019/20 Visting Artists | Online Exhibition at Graphic Studio Dublin

12/11/2020 – 31/12/2020 @ – 2019/20 Visting Artists an online only exhibition of celebrated artists Frea Buckler, Gwen O’Dowd, Gillian Lawler, Leah Hewson, Colin Martin, Mark Francis Original prints made at Graphic Studio Dublin, through the Visiting Artist scheme, now available to buy online. Graphic Studio Dublin currently provide free delivery across Ireland on all unframed work, as well as […]

Seen – Unseen | Zoom Visit to VOID Derry

30/11/2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm – 30th November at 14.00 sees the start of the Seen – Unseen zoom visit to VOID Derry exploring Artist Alan Phelan’s exhibition echoes are always more muted. Void is delighted to once again welcome back Clare Mc Laughlin who will bring her art project Seen-Unseen to the zoom platform. Seen-Unseen deals with the non–visual exploration of art […]

On Chorus | Public Sound Art Project by Christopher Steenson

16/11/2020 – 29/11/2020 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am – On Chorus A public sound art project by Christopher Steenson Monday 16 November – Sunday 29 November 2020 On Chorus is a public sound art project by Christopher Steenson. The project uses field recordings of the dawn chorus and broadcasts these sounds across Ireland by using Iarnród Éireann’s network of train station PA systems. These field […]

m u d  r o o m by Kate Friedeberg

29/10/2020 – 21/11/2020 @ – m u d  r o o m   is an experimental ambient audio installation, initially intended as a temporary occupation of the Return Gallery at the Goethe-Institut Irland as part of a collaborative project A HURRY THROUGH WHICH KNOWN AND STRANGE THINGS PASS,[1] a season of propositions, performances, experiments and scenarios by the MFA Art in the Contemporary […]

A Brief History of Art and Radio Astronomy | George Bolster and Denise Markonish in Conversation, Moderated by Miranda Driscoll

17/11/2020 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm – Irish Arts Center, Solas Nua, and Ulterior Gallery are delighted to co-present a conversation with MASS MoCA curator Denise Markonish and artist George Bolster, moderated by curator Miranda Driscoll. Based on Bolster’s work in his first solo exhibition with Ulterior Gallery, entitled Tearing at the Fabric of Your Reality, the works on view were developed during Bolster’s […]

Dublin Art Book Fair 2020: Design as an Attitude

23/11/2020 – 06/12/2020 @ – Dublin Art Book Fair 2020: Design as an Attitude (DABF20) takes place online at Temple Bar Gallery + Studios (TBG+S). Guest curated by world leading design critic and author Alice Rawsthorn (UK), Ireland’s only art book fair celebrates its tenth anniversary in 2020, sponsored by Henry J Lyons. Design as an Attitude explores how design is opening […]

Mater Materia | Jen Donnery at Dunamaise Arts Centre Online

09/10/2020 – 01/12/2020 @ – A solo exhibition by Jen Donnery, comprising ceramic sculpture, drawing and painting, MATER MATERIA questions the persistent belief that a “good” artist must be entirely devoted to their practice; that a “good” mother must give herself to the act of raising her children, and that one role excludes the other. The intention of this body […]

Architecture, Engineering, and Technology (AET) Conference | Regional Cultural Centre Online

11/01/2021 – 13/01/2021 @ – AET-2021 represents the ideal academic platform to spark discussions and present the latest research findings in all aspects of engineering sciences and technology. It also discusses the impact of engineering and technology on the economy, society, environment, management, and quality of life. Moreover, AET international conference avails the opportunity for interested researchers, scholars, scientists, architects, […]

Artist Talk: Cian Mcloughlin | ArtNetdlr Online

08/12/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm – ArtNetdlr delighted to present Cian McLoughlin to continue our virtual series of Artist Talks with leading contemporary artists. Artist Cian McLoughlin is one of Ireland’s foremost figurative painters, whose work is largely focused on portraiture and urban landscape. Join us to discuss his relationship to abstract expression of human appearance and emotion, his inspiration from […]

Reunion | An Online Exhibition of Print Editions with Hang Tough Gallery

04/12/2020 – 23/12/2020 @ – Reunion X Hang Tough Hang Tough Gallery are thrilled to present an incredibly special line-up of 16 Irish artists for an online pre-Christmas print release event. We are launching a new collection of limited edition prints from previously exhibited artists and collaborators under the title ‘REUNION’ All the prints from this collection will launch simultaneously […]

Collector’s Print Draw | Black Church Print Studio Annual Fundraiser

30/11/2020 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm – How Will It Work This Year? Unlike previous years, we won’t be able to host our usual event in the gallery at The Library Project. So instead we will be creating a Blind Draw for Collectors. Tickets are sold in advance via our website (Price: €150). Each person who is a BCPS Collector is allocated […]

Artist Talk: Katsutoshi Yuasa | The Model Online

29/11/2020 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – The Model are delighted to host a talk with internationally renowned artist Katsutoshi Yuasa. Based in Tokyo, Katsu makes woodcut prints from his own digital photographs. By combining two processes – the camera’s ‘snapshot’ and the woodcut’s lengthy reinterpretation of the same image – he attempts to crystallise the atmospheric and emotional character of his […]

Georgie Edwards + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

19/11/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – Georgie Edwards Georgie is a theatre maker, improvisor, and songwriter. She graduated from Arthaus Berlin with an MA in devised performance in 2019. Most recently she has been training with the Odin Teatret in Denmark and performing in the Basque Country and Berlin with her one woman piece ‘The Day I Met Aphrodite’. She is […]

Gallery 545 | Online Group Exhibition

19/11/2020 – 12/12/2020 @ – Gallery 545 presents a group of emerging and more established artists based in Northern Ireland who have achieved recognition locally and internationally. This exhibition celebrates their originality and talent showcasing a curated selection of diverse artworks. The selection encompasses atmospheric pieces inspired by landscapes, vibrant abstract paintings, fascinating portraits, exquisite works on paper and intriguing […]

Expulsion | In Conversation with Kevin Gaffney and Kathleen Soriano

12/11/2020 – 31/12/2020 @ – In conversation with Kathleen Soriano (curator and broadcaster), Kevin Gaffney talks about the making of the work in Expulsion. Exhibiting in Cork for the first time, artist-filmmaker Kevin Gaffney premiers Expulsion, which was shot in part at Crawford Art Gallery. Expulsion imagines a Queer State, an anti-capitalist society whose citizens strive to live in harmony with the environment. Listen […]

Artist Talk: Myrid Carten | Artlink Online

17/11/2020 @ 12:00 am – As we await the arrival of the selected artists for 2020 we take this opportunity to meet them online and find out more about their practice and their plans for their residency at Artlink Fort Dunree. Myrid Carten makes films for cinema exhibition and galleries. Using documentary and fiction, and often a playful combination of […]

NSF In Conversation: Gerard Byrne & Michael Mc Donough | Cork Film Festival Online

12/11/2020 – 15/11/2020 @ – The National Sculpture Factory is delighted to present In-Conversation for this year’s Cork International Film Festival 2020 In-Conversation: Renowned Irish artist Gerard Byrne in-conversation with L.A based Scottish cinematographer Michael McDonough. Gerard Byrne is one of Ireland’s leading visual artists working with film, video, photography and live art and here, he will host an interview […]

Balancing Relations | Helen O’Shea at James Barry Exhibition Centre, Cork

09/11/2020 – 30/11/2020 @ – Helen O’Shea – Balancing Relations James Barry Exhibition Centre November 2020, Virtually at Helen O’Shea’s MA exhibition Balancing Relations presented in the James Barry Exhibition Centre is a personal response to encounters with waste plastic. Balancing Relations looks at the speculative prospect of what is beyond our vision in the depths of the […]

aemi & Cork International Film Festival: Signals & Circuits

09/11/2020 – 15/11/2020 @ 12:00 am – aemi is delighted to present the world premiere of our curated programme ‘Signals & Circuits’ at the 65th edition of Cork International Film Festival in November. ‘Signals & Circuits’ is a programme of contemporary moving image works by Irish and international artists Jenny Brady (IE), Jussi Eerola (FI), Laura Fitzgerald (IE), John Smith (UK), Deborah […]

aemi & Docs Ireland: Material legacies

09/11/2020 – 12/11/2020 @ – aemi is delighted to partner with Docs Ireland Film Festival for the first time to present ‘Material legacies’, a screening programme of documentary shorts made by artists and experimental filmmakers. It is within the realm of what has become commonly known as ‘artist moving image’ that we continue to encounter models for documentary film practice […]

Bryony Dunne, ‘Killing the Messengers’ (2020), with introductory text by Suzanne Walsh | aemi online |

04/11/2020 – 08/12/2020 @ 12:00 am – aemi is thrilled to present Killing the Messengers by Irish filmmaker Bryony Dunne as the fourth in its current series of online screenings. Completed earlier this year, Killing the Messengers combines ancient mythology and modern ornithology to focus on birds as omens, as trackers of climate degradation, pollution and habitat loss. Set on the Greek […]

Kim Montgomery and Peter McCausland | Larne Museum & Arts Centre Online

03/11/2020 – 30/11/2020 @ – Virtual Art Exhibition by Kim Montgomery and Peter McCausland Larne Museum & Arts Centre is pleased to present this virtual exhibition by Kim and Peter on our Facebook page Kim Montgomery and Peter McCausland are married visual artists and art teachers who have resided in Larne since 2018. This online exhibition with Larne Museum […]

Death of the Lecture | The Virtual Lectures by Frank Wasser | Pallas Projects/Studios Online

19/11/2020 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – 05Death of the lecture – A ‘lecture-performance’ on the subject of a ‘lecture-performance’ Streamed live 4–5 pm, Thursday, 19th November 2020 Book a ticket through Eventbrite _______________ ‘I am here. And there is nothing to say.’ The opening lines of John Cage’s ‘Lecture on Nothing’ written in 1959 and included in his 1961 collection of […]

Online Artist Talk with Myrid Carten – Artlink

17/11/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Myrid Carten makes films for cinema exhibition and galleries. Using documentary and fiction, and often a playful combination of both, her work interrogates both the struggle for intimacy and the ways we are compromised by our pasts. She explores, with generous ruthlessness, the universal desire to be both known and hidden, and the costs involved […]

Ray Day 6 – MICROWAVES: Sacred Relic | Lunchtime Talk with The School of Looking, Crawford Gallery of Art

19/11/2020 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm – A lunchtime talk with artists Anne Cleary and Denis Connolly of The School of Looking celebrating INVISIBLE LIGHT! Science Week 2020 About this Event RAY DAY 6 – MICROWAVES: Sacred Relic Free to attend but pre-booking is essential through Eventbrite. Artists Anne Cleary and Denis Connolly, founders of The School of Looking, investigate the art […]

TULCA 2020: The Law is a White Dog Curated by Sarah Browne

06/11/2020 – 22/11/2020 @ – TULCA Festival of Visual Arts is pleased to present a new book and two outdoor installations in Galway City during the two weeks of the festival run, 6 – 22 November, as well as the following online programme: Mondays: TULCA Artists’ Talk Series in partnership with GMIT CCAM. More information and booking here Tuesday – Fridays: Podcast episodes released online, featuring artworks and reflective pieces. More information here […]

TULCA 2020 Artists’ Talk with Saoirse Wall – GMIT CCAM (Online)

23/11/2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm – Saoirse Wall is an Irish artist working with moving-image and performance to articulate experiences that lack representation in social narratives of gender, health, and the body. In their work, scale, immersive sound, and suggestive gestures are manipulated to disrupt and discomfort. Their work has recently been screened and exhibited with AEMI, LUX Scotland, Platform Arts […]

TULCA 2020 Artists’ Talk with Sibyl Montague – GMIT CCAM (Online)

16/11/2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm – Sibyl Montague’s sculptural work considers how we regard, hold, and consume objects and experiences within a politics of care. Her work uses a wide range of vegetable, digital, textile and ‘poor’ material sources, disassembled commodity goods which are subjected to an intimate process of hacking, binding and remediating. A graduate of Chelsea College of Art […]

TULCA 2020: Podcast Series

06/11/2020 – 22/11/2020 @ – The Law is a White Dog is a podcast series developed for TULCA Festival of Visual Arts, curated in 2020 by Sarah Browne. Made during a global pandemic, the series places artists and artworks in dialogue with lawyers, advocates and activists. These include researchers and practitioners from the Irish Centre for Human Rights and the […]

RAY DAY 5 – INFRARED | Crawford Gallery Online

12/11/2020 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm – Free to attend but pre-booking is essential through Eventbrite. Celebrating Science Week 2020! Artists Anne Cleary and Denis Connolly, founders of The School of Looking, investigate the art and science of seeing in this series of lunchtime talks on their exhibition INVISIBLE LIGHT at the Crawford Art Gallery; funded by Science Foundation Ireland’s (SFI) Discover […]

The Children of Lir Part 1 – Skewbald Theatre Project

24/10/2020 – 30/11/2020 @ – Created and performed by Noel Andrew Harron, Aimée Magee and Xavier Macadé Costa – Releases 24th October. Watch on For Free! . Meet Fiachra, Conn, Aodhn and Fionnghula the children of the great sea god Lir. Lir has remarried and their new stepmother isn’t too keen on her new husband’s brood. With every passing […]

WolfWalkers: The Exhibition at Butler Gallery Online

09/11/2020 – 30/11/2020 @ – Butler Gallery are delighted to let you know that we are continuing our successful partnership with the immensely talented, Kilkenny-based, and four time Oscar© nominated Irish animation studio Cartoon Saloon, with an exhibition response to their new film WolfWalkers. Due to Covid-19 restriction levels, the opening of WolfWalkers: The Exhibition has been rescheduled from October […]

Meet Over Lunch: ACROSS THE POND (AtP)

13/11/2020 @ 12:00 am – Join us on Friday, November 13 for a Meet Over Lunch with Lizz Brady and Adam Zucker to find out about their new collective arts initiative Across the Pond (AtP), through which they develop and implement cross-disciplinary art projects that expand the international dialogue around mental health and wellness. Lizz and Adam will be working with diverse visual artists and mental health […]

Curatorial Conversations with Paula Nascimento | The Glucksman

12/11/2020 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm – This talk in the series of Curatorial Conversations features Angola-based curator and architect Paula Nascimento. About this Event Paula Nascimento is an independent curator and architect based in Luanda, Angola. She studied at London South Bank University and the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London. She is director of the collective Beyond Entropy Africa, which […]

HALFTONE Print Fair 2020

29/10/2020 – 22/11/2020 @ – The new website for HALFTONE Print Fair 2020 has been launched, marking the opening of the fair to the public online, and by exclusive appointment in person at The Library Project in Temple Bar. It runs until 22nd November 2020. HALFTONE is an initiative by PhotoIreland, hosted every year at The Library Project, bringing together a large selection […]

Artists’ In Conversation – Raphael Hynes and Carey Clarke (35 minute video) | Highlanes Gallery

01/11/2020 – 30/11/2020 @ – Simpatico: Raphael Hynes & Carey Clarke was due to close on 31st of October and Highlanes Gallery are delighted that so many of you got to see the exhibition when it opened in September until recently. On the evening of the opening we live-streamed their gallery in-conversation to which we had a limited number of […]

XX-XY Belfast Photo Festival 2020

03/11/2020 – 30/11/2020 @ – Belfast Photo Festival returns online and offline this autumn with its 2020 programme entitled XX-XY, which symbolizes women identifying and non-binary photographers. From 4 – 30 November 2020 a thematically diverse line up of contemporary Irish photography celebrates the female gaze, reframing the world through the manifold perspectives, styles and subject matters captured by the […]

Paula Rego: A conversation with Nick Willing from the Rego Studio | IMMA Online

11/11/2020 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm – In association with the major retrospective Paula Rego, Obedience & Defiance, Christina Kennedy, Head of Collections, IMMA, discusses the origins of the exhibition with special guests Catherine Lampert, curator of the exhibition, and Nick Willing film director, producer and son of artist Paula Rego, who joins the conversation live from the Rego Studio. This talk offers a […]

Golden Thread Gallery Talks: Interview with Joy Gerrard

04/11/2020 – 18/11/2020 @ – Wed 4th November – Fri 18th December All Day While our wonderful exhibition ‘Put It To The People‘ by Joy Gerrard is currently closed to the public, we are delighted to bring you this unique and in-depth interview with the artist. Exhibitions Officer Mary Stevens speaks to Joy about the exhibition, her art practice, and […]

Dallas Art Fair Presents Four x Five | Kerlin Gallery

11/11/2020 – 25/11/2020 @ – Kerlin Gallery is delighted to announce its participation in Four x Five, presented by The Dallas Art Fair. A part-physical, part-virtual exhibition, Four x Five presents art from nine international galleries to its collectors, on view from November 11 through November 25, 2020. The exhibition is coupled with hybrid physical-virtual programming, including curator talks, tours, […]

Swiss Architecture Lecture Series at UCD Featuring Maria Conen, Annie Fletcher and Jonathan Sergison

18/11/2020 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm – FOREIGN EXCHANGE: Conversations on Architecture Here and Now UCD Master of Architecture Swiss Lecture Series 2020/21 The School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy, University College Dublin. in partnership with the Embassy of Switzerland in Ireland is delighted to present Maria Conen of Conen Sigl Architekten, Zurich, in conversation with Jonathan Sergison, Sergison Bates Architects and Annie Fletcher, Director […]

Poet Maurice Devitt + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

12/11/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – Maurice Devitt: Maurice Devitt was selected for Poetry Ireland Introductions in 2016, his poems have featured in a significant number of journals, both in Ireland and internationally. A previous winner of the Trocaire/Poetry Ireland and Poems for Patience competitions, he was a featured poet at the Poets in Transylvania Festival in 2015 and a guest […]

Cur Amach Anaithnid; An Unknown Familiarity | Sheena Furlong Virtual Exhibition

06/11/2020 – 19/12/2020 @ – You and friends are invited to the official launch of the virtual exhibition Cur Amach Anaithnid; An Unknown Familiarity, an exhibition of work by visual artist Sheena Furlong, on Friday November 6th at 7pm via Zoom with guest speaker; senator Malcolm Byrne. Zoom details are available at You are most welcome to join us […]

And Almost I Am Back Again | Natasha Pike at Lismore Castle Arts Online

02/11/2020 – 20/12/2020 @ – Lismore Castle Arts Graduate Award exhibition, 2020. Viewable online from 2 November – 20 December. With catalogue with text by Ciara Healy-Musson. Lismore Castle Arts is delighted to present a solo exhibition by Natasha Pike, recipient of our 2020 graduate award. Moving to an online award for 2020, the exhibition presents a new body of […]

A moment before lockdown | Backwater Artists Network Online Exhibition 2020

30/10/2020 – 27/11/2020 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm – Backwater Artists Network Exhibition 2020 Anna Barden, Cara Brophy, Andrew Carroll, Gillian Cussen, Ita Freeney, Oonagh Hurley, Éadaoin Glynn, Stephen Hobbs, Susanne Leutenegger, Rose McGowan, Constance McKenna, Paul McKenna, Natasha Pike, Eamonn B. Shanahan, Fran Woolf Curated by Brian Mac Domhnaill, Backwater Artists Group Studio 12 exhibition/project space, Backwater Artists Group, Cork 30 October – […]

Sanctuary | Nickie Hayden at Olivier Cornet Gallery Online

08/11/2020 – 13/12/2020 @ – The Olivier Cornet is delighted to present Sanctuary A solo exhibition by the artist Nickie Hayden, a member of our Associate Gallery Artist (AGA) group at the Olivier Cornet Gallery. Nickie Hayden’s solo show features a series of new paintings, an installation and a haiku wheel. See the artist’s statement below for more details. The […]

S A B O T A G E by Jas Singh | Pallas Projects’ Online Programme

05/11/2020 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm – “Today the tyrant rules not by club or fist, but disguised as a market researcher, he shepherds his flocks in the ways of utility and comfort”. — Marshall McLuhan 6 pm,  Thursday 5th November 2020 Live on Pallas Projects/Studios YouTube Channel   As part of Pallas Projects’ online programme we are pleased to present S […]

RAY DAY 6 – MICROWAVES ONLINE | Crawford Art Gallery Online

19/11/2020 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm – ‘RAY DAYS’ ONLINE LUNCHTIME TALK SERIES WITH THE SCHOOL OF LOOKING: INVISIBLE LIGHT Free to attend but pre-booking is essential through Eventbrite. Artists Anne Cleary and Denis Connolly, founders of The School of Looking, investigate the art and science of seeing in this series of lunchtime talks on their exhibition INVISIBLE LIGHT at the Crawford […]

Worlds Without End: Stories Around Borders – Talk by Tom Keeley

10/12/2020 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Online talk by Tom Keeley on his topographic practice looking at the architectures and landscapes of the Irish borderlands in response to the exhibition Worlds Without End: Stories Around Borders. 10 December, 5pm Free event, book here. Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane….

Coffee Conversation – Worlds Without End: Stories Around Borders

25/11/2020 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm – Join artist Dragana Jurisic for a live online talk on her work in the Worlds Without End: Stories Around Borders exhibition. 25 November, 11am Free event, book here. Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane…-coffee-conversation-25-november-2020

Book Launch: Fifty States: The Toddler in Chief vs The Brain Dead Head by Peter Morgan | Road Books, Cork

03/11/2020 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm – Book Launch, at Road Books. Fifty States The Toddler in Chief vs The Brain Dead Head by Peter Morgan Fifty states of mind across a divided America. Published to coincide with the 2020 American presidential election, the book consists of three double page spreads scattered with red and blue words: OUTRAGE, FURY, DISBELIEF, FEAR, LOATHING […]

The Nose Knows | Mark McGreevy at Berlin Opticians Online

28/10/2020 – 28/11/2020 @ – Berlin Opticinas Gallery is delighted to present The Nose Knows – a solo exhibition by invited artist Mark McGreevy. This is the first in a new series of solo presentations, which move away from historical buildings to contemporary industrial settings. McGreevy’s paintings are known for their texture and vibrancy of colour. In this exhibition, his […]

From Access to Inclusion: an Arts and Culture Summit | Arts and Disability Ireland Online

09/03/2021 – 25/03/2021 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm – From Access to Inclusion, an Arts and Culture Summit gathers the most thought-provoking leaders and advocates from across the globe. This dynamic international Summit is a unique opportunity to exchange ideas and discover new and innovative ways to create accessible and inclusive experiences. The Summit includes three event strands; a three-day Symposium taking place online […]

Meet the Artist in Studio: Joanna Kidney | dlr Lexicon Gallery

06/11/2020 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm – We’ve adapted our popular Artist in Conversation series so you can enjoy in the comfort of your own home, first up we’d like you to meet artist Joanna Kidney… Friday 6 November 11am – 12.15pm Free but booking required (link to online event will be sent after booking complete) Joanna will introduce her art practice […]

Poet Edgar Kunz + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

05/11/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – Edgar Kunz is the author of the poetry collection Tap Out (Mariner / Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019), a New York Times New & Noteworthy book. Originally from New England, Edgar lives in Baltimore, Maryland, where he teaches at Goucher College and in the low-residency Newport MFA. He has received fellowships and awards from the National […]

XMAS Art Exhibition – All Artworks £250 or Less | ArtisAnn Art Gallery, Belfast

03/11/2020 – 19/12/2020 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 am – CHRISTMAS SHOWCASE at the ArtisAnn Gallery in Belfast All works £250 or less. Tuesday 3rd November to Saturday 19th December 2020 All Welcome and No Booking Necessary ArtisAnn is delighted to solve all your present problems! With over 50 artists showing over 100 artworks in total, you’re sure to find something for everyone at our […]

RES IPSA LOQUITUR | Elva Mulchrone at Gibbons and Nicholas Online

31/10/2020 – 26/11/2020 @ – Gibbons and Nicholas, Online Exclusive ELVA MULCHRONE: RES IPSA LOQUITUR 30 OCT – 26 NOV 2020 Gibbons and Nicholas presents RES IPSA LOQUITUR, a solo exhibition of new work by Irish artist Elva Mulchrone. The exhibition displays a body of work which emanates from Mulchrone’s ongoing economic research at the London School of Economic and […]

Botanical Fusion | Gerard Byrne Studio Virtual Gallery Tour

28/10/2020 – 14/11/2021 @ – Gerard Byrne Studio would like to virtually welcome you to ‘Botanical Fusion’, our interactive online gallery tour featuring the latest botanical work of Ireland’s Modern Impressionist, Gerard Byrne. The collection showcases a series of works painted by Byrne in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, where he spent a month as Artist-in-Residence in 2019. His Residency was […]

Pause for Harmony. Art in Lockdown | Gerard Byrne Studio Virtual Gallery Tour

27/10/2020 – 14/11/2021 @ – The Gerard Byrne Studio is delighted to virtually open its doors for our online gallery tour, ‘Pause for Harmony. Art in Lockdown’. The virtual exhibition tour is accessible to everyone across the world. The collection showcases work completed by Gerard Byrne in Dublin City during the spring and early summer, while the country was in […]

Online Talk: Ella de Burca ‘Ethics of Blurred Boundary’ | Hugh Lane Gallery Online

29/10/2020 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Online Lecture Thursday 29 October 2020, 5pm Join Ella De Burca for this live online talk when she will be discussing her PhD research carried out on the ‘Ethics of Blurred Boundary’. This talk is presented in tandem with the exhibition’Worlds Without End: Stories Around Borders’. Free, although advanced booking is required via Eventbrite here.

aemi online | Sibyl Montague, Profit and Loss (2013-2016) I, II, III, IV with an interview by Morgan Quaintance

07/10/2020 – 03/11/2020 @ – aemi is delighted to present Profit and Loss (2013-2016) I, II, III, IV by artist Sibyl Montague as the third in its current series of online screenings. Sibyl Montague is a studio artist at Temple Bar Gallery + Studios and was one of the co-directors of PLASTIK Festival of Artist Moving Image. This is the […]

190th RHA Annual Exhibition Online

20/10/2020 – 13/12/2020 @ – For the first time in the RHA Annual’s history, you can now view all 455 works of art online from today! Enjoy viewing the exhibition in its entirety, with each individual work having been professionally photographed, discover prize winners, Academy Member-led tours and make purchases, all from the safety of your own home. Support the […]

John Behan: Migrants | Solomon Fine Art Online Exhibition

29/10/2020 – 21/11/2020 @ – In this exhibition of new work, celebrated Irish sculptor John Behan continues with themes of emigration and the displacement of people, and imagery which depicts the plight of current day immigrants and refugees. Over the past two years Behan has made frequent visits to Athens to volunteer at Camp Eleonas, a Greek state-run centre for […]

Signal Arts Society Member’s Exhibition 2020 | Online

12/10/2020 – 25/10/2020 @ – Signal Arts Centre is pleased to present the 20th Annual Exhibition of works by members of the Signal Arts Society. This exhibition is a showcase for members of the Signal Arts Society and, being a group show, includes a diverse range of content, a varied selection of mediums and always something to delight even the […]

Yoga Techniques for Artists and Writers

07/11/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 7:40 pm – Do you get tension and pain in your neck, shoulders and back?  Most of us experience similar issues.  Join arts practitioner and yoga teacher Kathryn Crowley for gentle movement ( targeted for specific muscle groups) and yoga breathing techniques.  Email through the website to book.  Before the workshop Kathryn will connect with everyone, so reserve […]

RAY DAY 4 – VISIBLE LIGHT: The Animal Colour Debate | Crawford Gallery Online

29/10/2020 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm – Free to attend but pre-booking is essential through Eventbrite. Artists Anne Cleary and Denis Connolly, founders of The School of Looking, investigate the art and science of seeing in this series of lunchtime talks on their exhibition INVISIBLE LIGHT at the Crawford Art Gallery; funded by Science Foundation Ireland’s (SFI) Discover Programme and developed with […]

RAY DAY 3 – ULTRAVIOLET: UV Tipi | Crawford Gallery Online

29/10/2020 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm – Free to attend but pre-booking is essential through Eventbrite. Artists Anne Cleary and Denis Connolly, founders of The School of Looking, investigate the art and science of seeing in this series of lunchtime talks on their exhibition INVISIBLE LIGHT at the Crawford Art Gallery; funded by Science Foundation Ireland’s (SFI) Discover Programme and developed with […]

Poet Tayve Neese + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

29/10/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – 29 Oct 2020: Poet Tayve neese followed by an open mic. Tayve Neese’s work has appeared in journals and anthologies around the United States and abroad. Blood to Fruit, her full-length collection of poems, was published in 2015. Locust, her second collection of poems, is forthcoming from Salmon Poetry in Ireland. She is a founder […]

N I N E | Launch of New Artist Collective

21/10/2020 – 31/12/2020 @ – N I N E is concerned with the physical and material process of making. The collective considers collaboration, curation and explores the intrinsic commonalities within our material practices. Formed in the Spring of 2020, the members of the group are located across the island of Ireland and meet weekly. The members of N I N […]

On the impossible histories of Art(ist) and Activism: A lecture/list | Pallas Projects/Studios Online

29/10/2020 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Register on Eventbrite for free tickets. Streamed live 4–5pm, Thursday, 29th October 2020 _____________ The Virtual Lectures by Frank Wasser — trace the ways that art has been conceived as a form of political activism since early 20th century Now, the urgency and need to address what it might mean to organise and how to […]

Unfolding Maps: A Celebration of Tim Robinson

28/10/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm – “While walking the land, I am the pen on the paper…” – Tim Robinson Please join ILFDublin for a very special celebration of the life and work of Tim Robinson, the English artist, writer, cartographer, mathematician and illustrator who spent more than 40 years chronicling the west of Ireland. Best known for his two-volume Stones of […]

Online Exhibition by Dave West – The Séamus Ennis Arts Centre

20/10/2020 – 30/11/2020 @ – Award-winning artist and tutor Dave West was born in 1972 in South Wales. In 1995 he moved to Ireland and has lived and has worked in Balbriggan, North County Dublin ever since. Dave studied illustration at the Carmarthenshire College of Art and Design and in 2013 gained a degree in History of Art through the […]

Patick Cashin | The Gallery Kinsale Online

16/10/2020 – 25/10/2020 @ – Patrick Cashin’s exhibition is available to view online now. Patrick’s words… “In terms of each painting’s development, every painting evolves somewhat differently, some emerging as being more descriptive of the sense of a place, its light or weather at a certain time of day, while other paintings tend to evolve into being more about a […]

A Hurry Through Which Known and Strange Things Pass* | Goethe Institut Irland Online Exhibition

15/10/2020 – 24/11/2020 @ – As part of “A Hurry Through Which Known and Strange Things Pass*” We exist between Telemorphosis and Security Zones. Our everyday, ordinary lives occupy virtual spatial constructions, modulated by screens, in flux between firewalls and passwords. This is the way we live. It also defines the spaces we inhabit. Technology is found in us and […]

Folly & Diction | Film by Alan Phelan

12/10/2020 – 30/11/2020 @ – While you cannot experience the current solo exhibition echoes are always more muted by Irish artist Alan Phelan in person, due to COVID restrictions, Void (Derry) thought they could bring a little bit of it to you. Void are publishing the full film Folly & Diction (2020), which forms part of the exhibition by Alan […]

Be a part of #RGBhyacinth

12/10/2020 – 30/11/2020 @ – While you cannot experience the current solo exhibition by Irish artist Alan Phelan in person, due to COVID restrictions, Void thought they could bring a little bit of it to you. As part of the exhibition echoes are always more muted a small hyacinth flower is enlarged via a mobile phone AR app. Since you […]

Shifting sands… a startling evolution | Kathrine Geoghegan at Kilcock Art Gallery

12/10/2020 – 31/10/2020 @ – “Shifting sands… a startling evolution” Kathrine Geoghegan, through her paintings, explores the habitats of the North Bull Island. Designated a UNESCO biosphere, the island is a unique treasure for plants and wildlife in Dublin Bay. Kathrine walked the island through all seasons following the life of mud flats, dune complexes, saltwater marshes, & grassland dunes. […]

IFI & aemi: Revenant Images | IFI@Home Online Screening

14/10/2020 – 31/10/2020 @ – IFI & aemi present Revenant Images curated by Patrick Hough. Film info: Doposole, dir. Anna Franceschini 2013, Italy, 2’ Shadowland, dir. John Skoog, 2014, Sweden, 15’ Vesuvius at Home, dir. Christin Turner, 2018, U.S.A./Italy, 14’ The Cast: Procession, dir. Clemens von Wedemeyer, 2013, Germany, 15’ And If In A Thousand Years, dir. Patrick Hough, 2017, […]

The God who hated women: Poet Elizabeth Power + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

22/10/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – East Cork writer and Galway based Elizabeth Power is a feminist activist, performance poet and fiction writer. She is a graduate of MA in Writing from NUIG and has won or being placed in fiction competitions such as Johnathon Swift Flash Fiction, Dromineer Flash Fiction, Maria Edgeward and June Fest Short Story. She been published […]

RTÉ Illuminations | Online Group Exhibition

09/10/2020 – 31/12/2020 @ – Visit the exhibition here There are, I imagine, many people for whom Now feels interminable. I want to believe that there is scope for all kinds of art to interrupt the perpetual uncertainty, and frankly the crapness of living through an ongoing catastrophe, with moments of beauty or captivating strangeness.” Isabel Nolan From spring to […]

Poet Frances Browner + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

15/10/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – ‘Not the time to be silent’, is an online Arts response to social distancing in the form of a weekly guest Poetry reading + open mic event and a Facebook community group. The first event was on March 20 2020. NTTTBS was set up by Siobhan Potter, a Limerick based artist and writer whose practice […]

Ms Noir’s Seven Deadly Sins | Online Event

29/10/2020 @ 12:00 am – 11:00 pm – Welcome to Hotel Hell, where ‘Keeper of Keys’, the delectable demon Ms Noir alongside her demented companion ‘The Caretaker’, have been admitting the souls of the damned for centuries. Join her as she shares seven cautionary tales of the most deliciously diabolical offenders to sign her ledger. ‘Ms Noir’s Seven Deadly Sins’ is a fusion […]

Print a City At Home | National Print Museum Online

09/10/2020 @ 3:00 pm – 3:40 pm – As part of Open House Junior, The National Print Museum invites you to join us online for a workshop to ‘Print a City’ at home! We will show you how letterpress printing has been used to illustrate some beautiful buildings, all over the world. Then we will show you how to create some home-made stamps […]

Patterns of the Anthropocene: Exclusions and Inclusions in Contemporary Art

09/10/2020 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm – On Friday 9 October 2020, TU Dublin School of Creative Arts launches the MA Art and Environment in partnership with Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre and Sherkin Island Development Society. The MA Art and Environment is a unique Archipelagic Masters Programme located in the West Cork archipelago which aims to explore environmental art at a […]

Poetry Reading: John Pinschmidt + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

08/10/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – Not the time to be silent-is an online Arts response to social distancing in the form of a weekly Poetry reading + open mic event and a community group. NTTTBS was set up by Siobhan Potter, a Limerick based artist and writer whose practice documents experience. Now more than ever we need to write and […]

The Long Minute | Online Video and In House Screenings at Centre for the Less Good Idea, Johannesburg

28/09/2020 – 30/09/2020 @ – THE LONG MINUTE, curated by Bronwyn Lace is a series of online videos and in house screenings shared on the #lessgoodidea social media platforms. SERIES 1 was shared over the course of April, May and early June 2020 and SERIES 2 from August to October 2020. On the 28th, 29th and 30th of September the […]

Ways of Seeing | Latisha Reihill at Gallery 545, Blick Studios, Belfast

02/10/2020 – 31/10/2020 @ – Online – always open At Gallery 545, Blick Studios, 51 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6RY Opening: Friday 2 October, 1pm-6pm Open on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 11am-6pm ‘Ways of Seeing’ features award-winning emerging artist Latisha Reihill. It presents her new unique abstract paintings, a series of carefully balanced and textured multi-colour compositions. Inspired by the […]

Source Issue 102 – ‘The Unsayable – beyond words’ | Online Launch

08/10/2020 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm – Book here.  Join us to celebrate the launch of the latest issue of SOURCE Photographic Review: Issue 102 – ‘The Unsayable – beyond words’. Live interviews & Q&A with photographer Lorraine Tuck and Professor Edward Welch, hosted by SOURCE Editor Richard West. (Free to attend. Booking required.) Issue 102 – ‘The Unsayable – beyond words’ It is easy to assume […]

Merlin James at OVR:2020 (Art Basel Online)

23/09/2020 – 26/09/2020 @ – VIP Preview: September 23 — 25, 11am GMT / 12pm CET Public Dates: September 25 — 26, 11pm GMT / 12am CET Kerlin Gallery is pleased to present a solo exhibition by Merlin James in OVR:2020, the upcoming edition of Art Basel’s Online Viewing Rooms. Merlin James’ intensively worked canvases encompass a wide variety of […]

Dublin Arts and Human Rights Festival 2020 Online

16/10/2020 – 25/10/2020 @ – This year’s festival is moving online where we are creating a dedicated virtual space to share, celebrate, remember, explore, provoke and promote the arts for human rights. Join us as we bring together artists, activists, citizens, families, communities and all those interested in using the arts to celebrate and promote human rights and equality for […]

Poet Majella Haugh reading + open mic | Not the time to be silent

01/10/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – Not the time to be silent is a online Arts response to social distancing,in the form of a weekly Poetry reading , open mic and community group. Events are weekly on Thursdays at 8pm Irish time, the Zoom door opens at 7.45pm for the open mic sign up. NTTTBS was set up in March 2020 […]

Festival at Home | Wexford Documentary Film Festival Online

25/09/2020 – 30/10/2020 @ – The “Festival at Home” programme is available to audiences living in County Wexford who can book films from our “Festival at Home” programme on our website and have them delivered free of charge to their doorstep by our team. Keoghs crisps have kindly donated some tasty gourmet popcorn treats which will be delivered with the […]

Poet Cathy Carson Reading + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

24/09/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – Not the time to be silent is an online Arts response to social distancing in the form of a weekly Poetry reading,open mic and a community group. Events are held Thursdays from 8pm to 9.15pm, the Zoom door opens at 7.45 to sign up for the open mic, access to events is through the Facebook […]

IFI Documentary Festival 2020 Online

21/09/2020 – 27/09/2020 @ – The IFI Documentary Festival 2020 takes place this year from September 21st – 27th, bringing seven days of the best in documentary filmmaking from around the world! This year, the festival is taking place online on IFI@Home. To see the full list of titles screening on IFI@Home, visit

Forgotten Places, Wild Swans Performance Art

18/09/2020 – 30/09/2020 @ – From Culture Night and running until 30 September 2020, Regional Cultural Centre will be launching a Wild Swans Performance Art digital document online of 10 films and texts from 10 artist performances. During the initial 2020 lockdown, Wild Swans in conjunction with Bbeyond, invited artists to collaborate in the project ‘Forgotten Places’, a series of […]

Pause for Harmony: Art in Lockdown at The Gerard Byrne Artist Studio, Dublin

25/09/2020 – 25/10/2020 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm – This September, the Gerard Byrne Studio presents Gerard Byrne’s second major solo exhibition of 2020, ‘Pause for Harmony. Art in Lockdown’. Showcasing nearly 50 works painted by Gerard Byrne in Dublin city over the months of lockdown, the exhibition forms a visual diary of this momentous time in the city’s history. The exhibition will run […]

The Dublin Painting and Sketching Club 142nd Annual Exhibition 2020 – Online

18/09/2020 – 31/10/2020 @ – The Dublin Painting & Sketching Club Annual Exhibition returns for its 142nd edition for the first time ever in an online form. The annual exhibition will go live online in conjunction with Culture Night on the 18th of September. The 2020 exhibition has added significance due to two important landmarks. Tom Ryan, who has been […]

Kitsch & Cringe | Daithi Magner Online Exhibition

18/09/2020 – 19/09/2020 @ – An online Exhibition of new sculptures/Drawings by Daithi Magner for Culture Night 2020. View the exhibition here.

The Moon Is Right Over My Head | Marianne Keating at Black Tower Projects, London

24/09/2020 – 31/10/2020 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Marianne Keating : The Moon Is Right Over My Head at Black Tower Projects, London. The Moon Is Right Over My Head addresses Irish/Jamaican anti-colonial ties and the hidden histories of the Irish diaspora in Jamaica. The title is taken from the One Love Peace Concert at The National Stadium in Kingston, Jamaica on April […]

Alan Phelan & Mary Cremin In Conversation at Void Gallery, Derry

14/09/2020 – 31/12/2020 @ – Join curator Mary Cremin as she is joined in conversation with artist Alan Phelan as they discuss Alan’s solo exhibition at Void echoes are always more muted. Due to COVID-19 this event will be pre-recorded and available online. The event will go live on Monday 14th September at 12 noon. Alan Phelan’s exhibition echoes are […]

GAZE 2020: Ireland’s International LGBTQ+ Film Festival

30/09/2020 – 04/10/2020 @ – Lead sponsor is Accenture. Core funded by the Arts Council of Ireland / An Chomhairle Ealaíon, Dublin City Council. Irish Film Institute, Lighthouse Cinema and Online: September 30 – October 4 | GAZE 2020: Ireland’s International LGBTQ+ Film Festival returns with an exciting programme of in-cinema and online (at-home) experiences for the LGBTQ+ community […]

Materials Stressed: Online Workshop with Eimear Murphy | Kilkenny Arts Office Gallery

18/09/2020 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Culture Night, Friday 18 September, at the Kilkenny Arts Office. Eimear Murphy observes how we relate to materials and how this mirrors our emotional state. There are two types of knitters; loose and tight. The loose knitter will knit in ample stitches, lines begin to flow. The stressed knitter will knit tightly and get their […]

John W. Sexton + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

17/09/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – Not the time to be silent is an online Arts response to social distancing due to the Corona virus,in the form of a Facebook community and a weekly poetry reading & open mic.Now more than ever we need to write,gather and be heard.There is no charge to attend, and it is open to readers and […]

Haumea Online: Essential Ecoliteracy For Creatives & Art Professionals

15/09/2020 – 04/11/2020 @ – In this supportive, SELF-PACED in-depth online course – you can learn from home in your own time, over a 7-week period. Each week you will have access to video lessons, resources and opportunities to connect with myself, Cathy Fitzgerald– PhD in ecological art practice and my ecophilosopher colleague Nikos Patedakis, PhD, fellow participants and cover […]

The Long Way Round at The Other Side | White Page Gallery Online Exhibition

14/09/2020 – 14/10/2020 @ – The Other Side opens September 14th at the anonymous waves White Page Gallery. Curated by Bob Georgeson Featuring works by: Jacqueline Heeley & Philippe Faujas Visto Desde El Zaguán (Ireland) Jeremy Hight (USA) Eric Souther (USA) Mati Pirsztuk (Argentina) Angelina Voskopoulou, Artemis Skoulika & Vasiliki Nomidou (Greece) Anirban Dutta (India) Grau (USA) Timo Kahlen (Germany) […]

Water | Art Net DLR Online Exhibition

07/09/2020 – 31/12/2020 @ – ‘Water’ is the last in a series of four exhibitions based on the theme of the Four Elements. The exhibition has been curated by artist Sean Larkin. View the exhibition here.

Fiona Marron, ‘After Automation’ (2013), with introductory text by Jessica Foley | aemi online

02/09/2020 – 06/10/2020 @ – As the second work to screen on our online exhibition platform aemi are excited to present After Automation by Fiona Marron. After Automation was initially created as part of a solo exhibition called ‘Co-location’ at Rua Red in 2013, accompanied by a publication by Seán O’Sullivan. The film identifies a fascinating crossover between science-fiction and […]

The National Neighbourhood Online Project

23/09/2020 – 24/09/2020 @ – Would you like to explore culture and connect to people, artists, museums, libraries and creative places across Dublin city? The National Neighbourhood creates ways for people to see and make culture in their place with people they know. We build cultural projects with communities, connecting artists, groups, and villages with libraries, museums and creative places […]

Poet Maeve McKenna + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

10/09/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – 10 Sept 2020: 19.45-21.15.Poet Maeve McKenna + open mic. Not the time to be silent’ is an online Arts response to social distancing in the form of a weekly guest Poetry reading + open mic event and a Facebook community group. The first event was on March 20 2020. NTTTBS was set up by Siobhan […]

Doreen Kennedy Online

23/08/2020 – 31/10/2020 @ – Irish photographer, artist and designer Doreen Kennedy has launched a new online platform for her works. The new online shop includes the option to buy photo grids and recent watercolour paintings. More photography will be added to the store soon. The artworks are A4 and A5 size, each piece is unique. Orders are posted from […]

Virtual Opening: so i have observed | Nuala Clarke

05/09/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm – ‘so i have observed- parts one to four’  is a series of short videos recounting colour experiments proposed and performed in the seventeenth century by Irish Alchemist Robert Boyle juxtaposed with several significant dreams of mine told in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and working from home. The fifth and final video ‘so i have observed – part five’ is available […]

Poet Peadar Badger O’Donoghue + open mic | Not the time to be silent

03/09/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – Not the time to be silent is an Arts response to social distancing in the form of a weekly online poetry reading,open mic and facebook community group. Readings are weekly on Thursdays, the zoom door opens at 19.45 for the open mic sign up and the Poetry reading starts at 20.00, Irish time. All are […]

Narrating the New Normal | Online Group Exhibition

14/08/2020 – 14/09/2020 @ – “If you look at the great traumatising events of the past – world wars, global emergencies of different kinds – artists have always responded.” Frances Morris director of Tate Modern. There isn’t an aspect of life that has remained unaffected by the Covid 19 crisis and unfortunately the arts have been no exception. With access […]

Memory Portals | Experimental Heritage Online Exhibition

21/08/2020 – 30/11/2020 @ – Karum-Creevagh was invited to exhibit online with other archaeologists, artists and ecologists as part of Öland World Heritage Week, Sweden, starting in July 2020 and this online exhibition will continue until November. Experimental Heritage has been expanding cross disciplines and cross borders with many creative research processes evolving. Please see for our work to date.

Virtual Exhibition | West Cork Creates

21/08/2020 – 30/09/2020 @ – West Cork Creates is a unique exhibition showing works of the highest standard by artists, craftspeople, photographers and designers who are based in the region. The exhibition is curated by Alison Ospina and organised by a small committee of dedicated volunteers. Each year we send out an Open Call for Cork-based artists and craftspeople to […]

Time and Space | John Fitzsimons at Olivier Cornet Gallery, Dublin

07/09/2020 – 30/09/2020 @ – The Olivier Cornet Gallery is delighted to present Time and Space A solo exhibition of new paintings by gallery artist John Fitzsimons. Launch: Monday 7 September 2020, 11am – 8pm Olivier Cornet Gallery, 3 Great Denmark Street, Dublin 1. Please call us or email/text us to book a time that suits you. The show will […]

Emerging Artists 2020 | Group Exhibition at ArtisAnn Art Gallery, Belfast

01/09/2020 – 26/09/2020 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Future Stars of the Arts World to Exhibit at ArtisAnn Gallery in Belfast Emerging Artists 2020 A group exhibition featuring recent graduates: Saffron Monks-Smith Lauren O’Hara Irene Sweeney Tuesday 1st to Saturday 26th September 2020 Online and In the Gallery All Welcome and No Booking Necessary ArtisAnn is proud to provide the first professional group […]

Poet Ruth Quinlan + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

27/08/2020 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm – Not the time to be silent is an online Arts response to social distancing in the form of a weekly Poetry reading and open mic event and a facebook community group. Now more than ever we need to write, gather and be heard. Thursdays weekly at 8pm Irish time, zoom door open at 7.45 pm […]

Talking Pictures for Children and Families at Crawford Art Gallery Online

20/08/2020 – 06/09/2020 @ – Talking Pictures is an online resource for children and families based on artwork from the Crawford Art Gallery Collection. We share prompts for happy talk and play every week, from songs and games to craft and colouring ideas.

August Craft Month – Craft NI Studio Interviews Online

19/08/2020 – 30/09/2020 @ – Craft NI has commissioned four films of contemporary Northern Ireland makers at work in their studios. Derek Wilson Ceramicist Derek Wilson starts the series from his studio in Belfast. Derek Wilson lives and works in Northern Ireland and studied as an undergraduate and postgrad at Belfast School of Art. He now exhibits and sells widely […]

Guest MC Michael Durack & Poet Edward O’Dwyer | Not the time to be silent

20/08/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm – Not the time to be silent is an online arts response to social distancing in the form of a weekly Poetry reading, open mic and community group. Events are held weekly and access is through the facebook group. email: Our first invited guest mc is Michael Durack hosting Edward O’Dwyer. Michael Durack Michael Durack […]

Re-Root | E-Exhibition of Pakistani Artist’s Community in Ireland (in collaboration with Embassy of Pakistan, Dublin)

14/08/2020 – 31/08/2020 @ – Celebrating National Independence Day, Pakistani Artist’s Community in Ireland, is virtually launching an E-Exhibiting  titled “Re-Root” in collaboration with Embassy of Pakistan Dublin. The participating artists are Amna Walayat, Fowzia Ali Bajwa, Hina Khan, Maira Khan, Malaika Jamal, Samir Rana and Sobia Rasheed. The exhibition ” will continue from 14-31 August 2020. It can be […]

JournALL | Artists Featured Weekly by Curator Valeria Ceregini

31/03/2020 – 30/09/2020 @ – JournALL came out to contrast with its virtual programme this isolation and to close the distances through Skype or Zoom artists conversations with the audience. This online art programme is now collecting the works and voices of nineteen artists to recall the Covid-19. All the artists involved are coming from different disciplines and at any […]

The Human Heart | Group Exhibiton at Graphic Studio Gallery, Dublin

18/07/2020 – 22/08/2020 @ – For centuries,  philosophers, artists and writers have used the heart as a source of inspiration, frequently ascribed as the most important organ in the human body, it is the one most loaded with symbolism. The anatomy and function of the human heart is fascinating and extraordinary.  About 350 grams of muscle in the middle of […]

Arts and Disability Connect | Online Information Sessions

15/09/2020 – 24/09/2020 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Join Arts & Disability Ireland for four information sessions as we share insights about the New Work, Mentoring and Training awards available through the Arts and Disability Connect scheme. There will be a Q&A and we’ll leave plenty of time for people to ask questions. The Arts and Disability Connect information sessions are for artists […]

Poet Sandra Yannone + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

13/08/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Not the time to be silent is an Arts response to social distancing in the form of a weekly online poetry reading + an open mic. All are welcome to read and/or listen regardless of location. Access is through the facebook group. On Aug 13 2020 we have guest Poet Sandra Yannone. Sandra Yannone’s poems […]

Online Event: Live Painting and Q&A with the artist Trina Hobson | ArtisAnn Art Gallery Online

12/08/2020 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Head to the ArtisAnn Facebook page to join artist Trina Hobson and Gallery Owners Ann and Ken in conversation. Trina will be painting live in the exhibition space and answering questions put to her by members of the public.  Obviously, it’s Trina’s choice what to paint and what questions to answer, but the quirkier the […]

Stay With Me | Virtual Group Show

29/07/2020 @ – ‘Stay with Me’ virtual art show in honour of the Tuam Babies A new powerful virtual art exhibition called “Stay with Me” which was inspired by the story of the Tuam Babies, was screened on social media, Wednesday 29th July at 7:30pm. The group art show was filmed during the coronavirus lockdown to show solidarity […]

Frank Sweeney, ‘All I believe happened there was vision’ (2020) with introductory text by Rebecca O’Dwyer | aemi online

22/07/2020 – 01/09/2020 @ – Frank Sweeney’s film All I believe happened there was vision currently presented on ‘aemi online’ emerged from a period of research with the National Folklore Collection at UCD and incorporates both archival and shot material. Taking the form of a travelogue, the film seeks out a mythical Irish otherworld by way of the more overtly […]

On Show | IADT Graduate Show 2020 Online

31/07/2020 – 31/08/2020 @ – In our current Covid-19 world everything we know and value within practice-based education has been radically reworked and reconceived. On Show showcases and celebrates the unique and creative response of the class of 2020 – a graduate class like no other, one bound together by their resilience, imagination and determination to see their work and […]

Poet Joe Healy Reading + Open Mic | Not the time to be silent Online

06/08/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Not the time to be silent is an Arts response to social distancing in the form of an online weekly poetry reading and open mic and a community group. All are welcome to read or listen regardless of location.Access is through the facebook group Joe Healy, as a boy in County Limerick, wondered what it […]

Pursuit Of Happiness | Rimi Yang at Sol Art Gallery Online

06/08/2020 – 01/09/2020 @ – Sol Art is delighted to launch Rimi Yang’s new online show ‘Pursuit of Happiness’ opening on Thursday 6th August. This will be Rimi’s fourth solo show with us in the gallery. Rimi’s work can be described as amalgamating the old with the new, following the 17th century artists who created elaborate large scale portraits. Her […]

Places We Love | Artlink Members Exhibition Online

03/08/2020 – 03/10/2020 @ – This year’s annual Artlink Members exhibition will be held at the VSG; a virtual replica of the Saldanha Gallery, an online experience of the space where we’ve hosted our members show since its inception in 2015. In considering a suitable theme that reflected the issues of current times we turned to poetry and to Ivan […]

Keeping Hope Alive | Charity Online Art and Photography Auction

30/07/2020 – 31/08/2020 @ – HOPE, established in 1999, is dedicated to promoting the protection of street-connected children, and slum dwelling communities in Kolkata, India. The children and families in HOPE’s care, are amongst some of the most vulnerable and underprivileged in our world. HOPE’s vision is of a world where it should never hurt to be a child, and […]

AIC Scheme Bursary 2020: Collaborative Arts and Cultural Diversity Online Information Session

05/08/2020 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm – 2020 marks ten years since the Artist in the Community (AIC) Scheme Bursary award was inaugurated. We are pleased to announce that this year, we will award two AIC Scheme bursary awards. The first will focus on the theme of Collaborative Arts and Cultural Diversity, and specifically aims to support an artist from a minority ethnic or migrant […]

Susan Millar DuMars + open mic | Not the time to be silent

30/07/2020 @ – Not the time to be silent is an online Arts response to social distancing in the form of a weekly poetry reading + open mic and a community group Access to events is through the Facebook group 30 July Susan Millar DuMars +open mic Susan Millar DuMars is an American-born author living in Ireland. […]

Unfortunately, It Was Paradise | Online Screening and Panel Discussion Series

25/07/2020 – 01/08/2020 @ – Free online film screening + panel discussion series: Unfortunately, It Was Paradise positions place-making as a radical, collaborative yet unstable process measured against experiences of exile, social upheaval, and political rupture.⁠ The films of ALi Cherry, Jumana Mannam, Farah Saleh Larissa Sansour trace elusive narratives of home and belonging grounded in broad questions of freedom […]

Artists in Lockdown | A Series of Interviews with Irish and International Artists

24/07/2020 @ – A new project by David Archbold launching on 24th July 2020 on  Artists in Lockdown is a series of interviews with over 30 artists discussing how the ongoing global crisis and lockdown have impacted their artistic practice and life over the past few months.   Artists in Lockdown captures an intimate and, at times, profoundly personal insight into the lives of artists during […]

Someone Else’s Stories | Jane Hughes & Taru Kallio at Galleria Huuto, Helsinki

24/07/2020 – 16/08/2020 @ – The exhibition will consist of paintings and drawings installed as a gesamtkunstwerk. The works were created with the artists collaborating in two different countries Hughes is based in Finland and Kallio in Germany. Through a series of many conversations the works unfolded. The following is an excerpt: Taru: I would like to know more about […]

Poet Matt Mooney + Open Mic | not the time to be silent

23/07/2020 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm – Not the time to be silent is an online Arts response to social distancing in the form of a weekly poetry reading + open mic and a community group. Access to the event is  through the Facebook group. Matt Mooney lives in Listowel, Co Kerry, Ireland. He was born in South Galway in 1943 and […]

Iyarkai (Nature) | Anushiya Sundaralingam at Gallery 545 Online

11/07/2020 – 16/08/2020 @ – ‘Iyarkai’ presents a new series of oil works on paper by award-winning artist Anushiya Sundaralingam. These exquisite pieces have been inspired by nature and the mirroring of natural and life cycles. They are also informed by the artist’s considerations on the connections we forge with natural environments as well as with people and places. The […]

Control, Alt, Delete —A lecture on the history and politics of Internet Art | Frank Wasser – Pallas Projects Online

23/07/2020 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – As part of our 2020 online programme Pallas Projects are pleased to present ‘Control, Alt, Delete – A lecture on the history and politics of Internet Art’ by artist, writer and art historian, Frank Wasser. The Covid-19 pandemic has brought about a proliferation of online viewing rooms/exhibitions (curated web pages of images and video), ‘live’ […]

Not the time to be silent: Poet Ruth Marshall + open mic

16/07/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Not the time to be silent is an online Arts response to social distancing in the form of a weekly online poetry reading + open mic and a community group. On Thursday 16 July @ 8 we have Poet Ruth Marshall reading. Ruth Marshall is a Scottish poet and storyteller, living in rural Co. Clare, […]

Gormley’s Fine Art Online Auction

21/07/2020 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm – A rare work by celebrated international artist Andy Warhol will feature at the upcoming Gormleys Fine Art online auction on Tuesday, July 21 at 7.30pm. The featured piece by Warhol, called Cow (FS II.12A), is one of only approximately 100 signed copies of the 1979 screenprint, printed on wallpaper, and it will join the works […]

Water Colour | Online Exhibition and Artist Talk with Elis Taves

16/07/2020 @ 7:30 pm – 8:10 pm – Water often alters our perspective as it displays the ever changing reflections of the world around us. Colour endeavours to re-ignite that inherently human sense of fascination for a world much larger than ourselves. Water Colour is primarily a photographic exhibition, composed from images of aspects of water taken in six different countries, the exhibition also […]

JournALL | Artists Featured Weekly by Curator Valeria Ceregini

02/07/2020 – 31/07/2020 @ – JournALL is a spontaneous response to these unsettling times inviting artists to share their creative and alternative view and experience across all disciplines. Now times are changing and so is JournALL that is moving to the third phase of this challenging time. With the hope of a new recovered normality, JournALL wants to continue to […]

Homo Sapiens Project (200) | Experimental Film Society

01/07/2020 – 31/08/2020 @ – Homo Sapiens Project (200) (2000-2020) is now available for streaming on the Experimental Film Society video-on-demand platform, HERE Homo Sapiens Project (200) was completed in 2020 as part of the 20th anniversary of Experimental Film Society. This eight-hour experimental feature is constituted from short film experiments made between 2000 to 2010. These films have already […]

Impromptu | Limerick School of Art and Design Online Degree Show

15/07/2020 @ – My name is Clara McSweeney and I am a 4th Year Painting graduate from Limerick School of Art and Design. Myself and five others have created an online exhibition and degree show sale called Impromptu. This sale will be carried out from an instagram page @impromptu_show on the 15th of July. We are currently after launching […]

Galway Film Fleadh Online

07/07/2020 – 12/07/2020 @ – Galway Film Fleadh is a weeklong international film festival held each July in Galway, Ireland. Now in its 32nd year, the central goal of the Galway Film Fleadh remains unchanged: to be a platform for the boldest new films and to bring audiences and filmmakers from around the world together to share in the wonder […]

Not the time to be silent | Anne McDonald Poetry Reading + Open Mic

09/07/2020 @ 12:00 am – 9:15 pm – ‘Not the time to be silent’ is an Arts response to social distancing in the form of an online community group and weekly online poetry events.On Thursday 9 July we host Poet Anne McDonald.All are welcome regardless of location or desire to read.Access is through the facebook group, or email for details. Anne McDonald is […]

Glasshouse | Niamh O’Malley at John Hansard Gallery Online

01/07/2020 – 31/07/2020 @ – John Hansard Gallery continues our online video commissions programme with Dublin-based artist Niamh O’Malley’s film, Glasshouse, available to stream via our website from today for the month of July. Glasshouse is an intimate study of landscape, light and glass that was originally created during a residency in Denmark, after O’Malley happened upon a row of old greenhouses. From […]

New Forms | Cathedral Studios Belfast Online Exhibition with Ards Arts Centre

01/07/2020 – 31/07/2020 @ – New Forms | Cathedral Studios Belfast Online Exhibition with Ards Arts Centre Where: Ards Arts Centre’s Facebook Page When: Throughout July 2020 Cathedral Studios Belfast were due to be exhibiting in the Georgian Gallery of Ards Arts Centre with their group exhibition NEW FORMS. Unfortunately we are unable to host their exhibition this year but […]

[SHIFT] Biennale // SPACE | PLACE | MEANING [2020] | Online

30/06/2020 – 30/08/2020 @ – [SHIFT] The International Biennale of Performance, Collaborative and Participatory Arts The first [SHIFT:ibpcpa] Biennale takes place at the nomadic Wall Space Gallery in an innovative and fully live-streamed mode on Periscope @SHIFT_ibpcpa. Intermedia artist, Ayshia Taskin curates the Biennale show for [Place/Space/Meaning] and brings together an extraordinary array of twenty international performance artists working with […]

Passing-Time | Online Exhibition

22/06/2020 – 21/06/2021 @ – Passing-Time is an artist-driven experiment that has no commercial or institutional affiliation. artists are invited by fellow artists, writers and curators to submit work that reflects the conditions we find ourselves in and the new practices they may engender. the results as they exist on the passing-time platform function as both meta artwork, composite portrait and […]

Gib’s Junkyard Renaissance | Bí Urban, Dublin

09/06/2020 – 30/09/2020 @ – Bí Urban was crushed to have to cancel our exhibition of  local artist Gib’s Junkyard Renaissance due to Covid lock-down. We were entranced by Gib’s dystopian robots, pieces forged from scrap metal into new life, from the moment we met them. The Robots come from an imaginary world, where the only available resources are recycled […]

RIANTA – Traces of Our Past | Online Exhibition

26/06/2020 – 30/08/2020 @ – OCAP (Oughterard Courthouse Arts Programme) is delighted to present RIANTA – Traces of our past which is the first Exhibition of our Summer Arts Programme for 2020 and features the work of uachtarARTS Community Art Group. The Exhibition had originally been planned as part of the SET IN STONE project which was selected for Galway […]

INCIDENT URBAIN | John Lalor Screening at Cinémathèque Française

02/07/2020 @ – John Lalor is delighted to announce his film INCIDENT URBAIN will be screened online for all to see at the Cinémathèque Française Thursday 2nd July in their ‘fourth’ imaginary salle de cinema uniquely entitled HENRI during COVID 19 lockdown. André S. Labarthe accepted to play alongside french iconic actor/director Jean Francois Stevenin after years of […]

On Community and Inclusivity | Nicola Anthony interviews Susan J Mumford

20/06/2020 – 31/07/2020 @ – On Community and Inclusivity  is the new episode in artist Nicola Anthony’s video series. “This episode was supposed to cover strengthening our selves and our communities, post-lockdown. As I began editing it, the world was shocked by the murder of George Floyd. In the past few weeks we have all been reminded how easy it […]

Day Of The Straws | Marie Brett at Cork Midsummer Festival

21/06/2020 – 29/11/2020 @ – Day Of The Straws, a ‘cyber vault’ of knowledge, cultural lore, and wisdow is now live: June 1832, Charleville, County Cork. An epidemic has taken hold of Ireland, spreading from continental Europe. With it came panic, conspiracy theories and ‘otherworldly’ events. Sound familiar? Rumours, gossip and contemporary legend surrounding Covid-19 are the children of […]

No Title by Sarah Pierce | From the Studios – Temple Bar Gallery + Studios

18/06/2020 – 08/08/2020 @ – Temple Bar Gallery + Studios presents Sarah Pierce’s No Title, as the second release of From the Studios, a new online series of work by our studio artists. No Title (2016) is an expansive project by Sarah Pierce that considers the condition of dementia in relation to the protocols of art making. Anchored in a […]

Half Moon Festival Online Programme

26/06/2020 – 28/06/2020 @ – Half Moon Festival is a multi-disciplinary arts festival premiering online from Friday June 26th to Sunday June 28th 2020. The Festival takes its name from Cork’s Half Moon Street, a thoroughfare that provides access from Cork’s City Centre and Lavitt’s Quay to the cultural quarter housing both the Crawford Gallery and the Cork Opera House. […]

Haumea Online: Creativity as an Act of Love

16/07/2020 – 02/09/2020 @ – Cultivating the Mind of Beauty—Art as a path to eco-sensual awareness, spiritual insight, and the mutual healing of self and world A Haumea Online 7-week course with mentoring You will also learn the Creative Audience process so that you can give and receive better feedback on your artistic work. with eco philosopher Nikos Patedakis, PhD […]

PhotoIreland Festival 2020

08/07/2020 – 19/07/2020 @ – Full Programme and Schedule of Events can be seen and booked at Featuring: Acacia Johnson • Anna Ehrenstein • Becks Butler • Charlotta María Hauksdóttir • Ciril Jazbec • Conor McGarrigle • Eva Kreuger • Francesca Catastini • Garry Loughlin • Geraldine Juárez • Gregg Segal • Hashem Shakeri • Hiro Tanaka • Mario […]

Love is the Message, The Message is Death | Arthur Jafa Online Screening, Tate

26/06/2020 – 28/06/2020 @ – In collaboration with the artist, Tate is streaming Love is the Message, The Message is Death from the collection, acquired in 2018 and shown at Tate Liverpool in 2019. The video is also in the collection of several international museums who are streaming it at the same time. Jafa’s work is a seven-minute video made […]

CIFF Film Club: Sister + Object Interviews Part III + Q&A | Online Screenings

30/06/2020 – 01/07/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Tickets: €10 each Date: Tue, 30th Jun 2020 Time: 19:00 – 21:00 Duration: 103 mins + Q&A Director: Svetla Tsotsorkova Main Cast: Monika Naydenova, Svetlana Yancheva, Elena Zamyarkova, Assen Blatechky Language(s): Bulgarian (Subtitled) Link: CIFF Film Club We’ve teamed up with The Gate Cinemas to bring you a new home cinema Festival experience, the CIFF Film Club. As Ireland’s first and […]

Spread Issue Two | Online Release Party

26/06/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm – A new forum for writers and artists, Spread launched at the Sex Workers Alliance Ireland Art Exhibition in December 2019 and received a warm welcome from the community. The first issue, of which 25 were printed, introduced Spread as an accessible space for critical conversations about music, sex and DIY culture in Ireland. Under the […]

Don’t Touch the Work | Online Group Exhibition

23/06/2020 – 23/07/2020 @ – Don’t touch the work is a collaborative digital exhibition between NCAD second year media students Leah Brown, Rachel Murphy and Holly Pickering. The exhibition itself reflects on the disjointed and often lonely nature of creating and exhibiting art during the coronavirus lockdown, as well as the uncanny sentiment that surrounds moving from physical to digital […]

People Watching | Stephen Forbes at Gormleys Fine Art, Dublin

22/06/2020 – 03/07/2020 @ – Gormleys Fine Art are delighted to present “People Watching”, an exhibition of works by renowned Irish painter Stephen Forbes this month. Stephen Forbes was born in Northern Ireland in 1973. He trained at the Royal Academy School in London and has enjoyed a very successful career since. Forbes’ work is held in public and private […]

Poet Tim Cunningham + open mic | not the time to be silent

02/07/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Not the time to be silent is an Arts response to social distancing in the form of a weekly online zoom Poetry reading + open mic. We kick off our July events in the 2nd at 8pm with Tim Cunningham — Tim is a Limerick-born Poet, recently returned to Ireland, and now lives in Westport, […]

Artlink Online

26/04/2020 – 31/12/2020 @ – Artlink continues to show new artwork and welcome visitors during ‘lockdown’ by taking an innovative approach to maintaining its exhibition schedule at the Saldanha Gallery, Fort Dunree, Donegal. Working with artist and animator Mark Cullen, Artlink have reproduced their gallery at Fort Dunree in virtual form. Now anyone who wants to visit can virtually ‘wander’ […]

Botanical Fusion: Singapore to Dublin | Gerard Byrne (Painter) Online Exhibition

19/06/2020 – 31/07/2020 @ – Viewers can explore over 40 paintings from Gerard’s exhibition ‘Botanical Fusion. Singapore to Dublin’ from the comfort of their own home. At their own pace, viewers can also enjoy commentary from guest speaker Patrick Bourne, Ireland’s Ambassador to Singapore, as well as from the artist himself. Please follow the link below to view the tour and intro […]

Liturgía | Chris Hinojosa at A4 Sounds Online

25/06/2020 – 09/07/2020 @ – Liturgía is the culmination of work by artist in residence Chris Hinojosa as part of our We Only Want the Earth 2020 programme. The work takes its point of departure from the ever rising death toll of trans women of color worldwide. Statistics show that in 2019 there were around 400 reported murder cases in the US, Hinojosa’s […]

A Midsummer Night of Irish Art | Online Group Exhibition

19/06/2020 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm – A Midsummer Night of Irish Art An online exhibition highlighting the work of several visual artists from Laois and across Ireland. The exhibition will feature painting, drawing, resin art and mixed media. The artists will be showing us their beautiful work from their homes, gardens, or studios. The exhibition will be livestreamed on YouTube at […]

The Morphing Feminine | 2020 Bloomsday Group Exhibition at Olivier Cornet Gallery

16/06/2020 – 20/07/2020 @ – The Olivier Cornet Gallery is delighted to present The Morphing Feminine, a show featuring work by Aisling Conroy, Mary A. Fitzgerald, David Fox, Nickie Hayden, Miriam McConnon, Kelly Ratchford, Vicky Smith and Susanne Wawra. The show will launch online in our new 3D virtual space on Tuesday 16 June 2020, 7:00pm. The artists and the […]

Among School Children | Hamilton Gallery Online

13/06/2020 – 29/08/2020 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm – Hamilton Gallery is delighted that our Invited Artists exhibition for 2020 “Among School Children” is open, both in Hamilton Gallery, Sligo and onLine. It features original works by 115 artists using the iconic poem of the same title by W B Yeats as a catalyst. Gallery opening: Mon-Sat 10am to 5pm.

Threads | Online Group Exhibition

12/06/2020 – 31/07/2020 @ – Cork County Council’s Library and Arts Service launches ‘Threads’, a new online exhibition by artists Helen Condon, Elena Koyovenko, and Carrigaline’s Mary Murphy. Recognizing the importance of the arts Cork County Council has responded to the current restrictions on movement and indoor gatherings by facilitating 3 online exhibitions. The artworks are available for purchase. Part […]

The Nearby | Group Exhibition at KAVA Online

18/06/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – ‘The Nearby’ is a group show that is bringing together the work of three artists whose paths have crossed over time, between London and County Clare, Jackie Askew, Judy O’Sullivan, and Sheila Vollmer. The notion of the “nearby” has been most pertinent in recent times as we have been confined to a more reduced sense […] | Niall de Buitlear

10/06/2020 – 31/03/2022 @ – Onym is a web-based, interactive audio-visual project produced by visual artist Niall de Buitlear during the Covid-19 pandemic. The title of the work comes from the suffix -onym, derived from the Greek word “onoma” meaning “name”, as found in the words “synonym” and “antonym”. The work is based around pairs of antonyms forming conventional binary […]

4 Weeks 4 Sketches | An Táin Arts Centre Online

07/06/2020 – 28/06/2020 @ – ‘4 Weeks 4 Sketches’ invites you to get inspired by the speed drawing animation by Uliunique,to draw your own version and perspective to share it with our community, offering the focus on creation as a way of coping with this extreme situation. Each week Uliunique focuses on another aspect of how current events affect our […]

Artists’ Film International: Sanzu Ding and Its Patterns: 1. A major archaeological discovery | Crawford Art Gallery Online

04/06/2020 – 11/06/2020 @ – Artists’ Film International is a collaborative project featuring film, video and animation from around the world. During 2020, works responding to the theme of language will unfold across all 20 partner organisations. While our venues’ doors may be shut, we will be screening this exciting international work online. Was the hammer-sickle motif an ancient symbol […]

Sinead McClure | not the time to be silent + open mic

18/06/2020 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm – Not the time to be silent, is a Arts response to social distancing in the form of a weekly online poetry reading followed by open mic. Access is through the Facebook group or by emailing Sinéad McClure is a writer, radio producer, and illustrator. She has written and co-produced 15 dramas which have aired […]

The Naked City | Eamonn Farrell Online Exhibition

01/06/2020 – 30/09/2020 @ – While cocooned with Coronavirus I have devised an outdoor exhibition in Dublin, using boarded up premises and advertising billboards as my canvas. I have named this show ‘ The Naked City ‘, as Dublin is now a sad, lonely and empty space. It is of course a ‘virtual exhibition’, which will be hosted on Vimeo, […]

JournALL | Artists Featured Weekly by Curator Valeria Ceregini

04/06/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – JournALL rises in response to these unsettling times inviting artists to share their creative and alternative view across all disciplines. A virtual closeness to contrast the social distance and to support international artists and their practice during the progressive worldwide lockdown and suspension or definitive cancellation of all art activities and events (e.g. exhibitions, fairs, […]

Fiona Clark Echlin | Not the time to be silent

11/06/2020 @ – Access through the not the time to be silent facebook group or Fiona Clark Echlin is a well-known figure in many capacities within the Arts network here in Ireland and further afield. Born in London, Fiona Clark Echlin lived and worked in London, New York and Istanbul before moving to Ireland over 20 years […]

Detonation | Karl Hagan Online Solo Exhibition

04/06/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – View the exhibition here ‘Detonation’ presents a new strong series of paintings by artist on the rise Karl Hagan, inspired by images of bomb tests, observations on the destructive power of explosions, and reflections upon past and present threats to societies. All these paintings depict nuclear explosions, and when brought together they can form a […]

ForM Sculpture Exhibition: Online

01/06/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – ForM Sculpture Exhibition Online Daily posts at 12noon ForM Sculpture Exhibition is always one of the highlights of Ards Arts Centre’s (Ards and North Down Borough Council) annual exhibition programme. This exhibition features fantastic sculptures by artists from across the North and South of Ireland, giving visitors the unique opportunity to experience art in […]

West Cork Arts Centre Members and Friends Exhibition 2020

30/05/2020 – 20/07/2020 @ – West Cork Arts Centre’s Members and Friends Exhibition 2020. The exhibition is available to see in full here The Members Exhibition has been running at West Cork Arts Centre for 35 years, displaying the work of its artist membership, and has taken various formats in that time, from ‘Celebration’ shows located in venues from […]

Transcending Time by Aoife Dunne | Public Art Commission by Fingal County Council

08/06/2020 – 10/06/2020 @ – A pioneering, innovative and contemporary handling of a uniquely universal issue, digital installation artist Aoife Dunne, conjures the absurd and fantastic into a fully travelling otherworld. Enter your address @ & have this technicolour dream come right to your doorstep. This insightful, evocative 4D installation is presented by Fingal County Council Public Art Programme, […]

Fergus Hogan | Not the time to be silent

04/06/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm – Thursday 4 June 2020 @8pm on zoom: Access here Fergus Hogan lives and works in Waterford where he lectures full time in systemic family therapy and narrative and storytelling therapy at Waterford Institute of Technology. His main research and publications are in the area of men’s lives and fatherhood. His first novel The Wisdom […]

Sanctuary/Wastelands by Alanna O’Kelly | IMMA Screen

26/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – A new online screening series showcasing film and video works from the IMMA Collection. IMMA are delighted to present IMMA Screen, a new series which celebrates film and video works from the IMMA Collection. Previously only shown in an exhibition space, this is the first time these works will be shown online. The screenings are […]

In Confinement, Mokuhanga | Graphic Print Studio Dublin Online

26/05/2020 – 31/07/2020 @ – Graphic Print Studio asked some of their artists to make new work in the confines of their homes, using the traditional printmaking process known as Mokuhanga, which is Japanese for Woodblock Printing. Mokuhanga differs from western Woodblock printing, mainly because it utilises waterbased inks instead of oils, without a printing press. Yoko Akino, Cliona Doyle, […]

Endless | Willie Doherty Kerlin Online Viewing Room

27/05/2020 – 16/06/2020 @ – In collaboration with Alexander and Bonin, NY and Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zürich, Kerlin Gallery presents ENDLESS, a new film by Willie Doherty. ENDLESS features the actor Christopher Eccleston in the role of a solitary, unnamed man, dressed in the plainest of plain clothes, encountered in the most basic of architectural environments, an empty building with […]

Stars and Mud | Roisin Ní Neachtain Online Solo Exhibition

30/06/2020 – 30/07/2020 @ 12:00 am – Presenting a new body of paintings by emerging Irish artist and poet, Roisin Ní Neachtain. Why: As more and more galleries turn to online viewing rooms, in a time of uncertainty and cancellations, the self-taught, disabled artist saw this as an ideal opportunity to put on her first solo exhibition. What: Abstract expressionist paintings through […]

Artist Breakfast Club | The Model Online

03/06/2020 – 10/06/2020 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm – The Model: Artists’ Breakfast Club  Nic Flanagan, Connection in Crisis Wed 3 Jun., 11.30 am – Artist Talk, Zoom Wed 10 Jun., 11.30 am  – Performance, Zoom For this collaborative online event, artist Nic Flanagan has written a letter inviting artists to connect with her during a time of crisis. Through the conversations and connections made over the coming […]

New Faces | Online Portrait Exhibition

29/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – A New Online Portrait Exhibition at the ArtisAnn Gallery at Introduce some New Faces to your home – without breaking the social distancing guidelines! You can enjoy art at home with our new online exhibition at the ArtisAnn Gallery Online. ‘New Faces’ is a selection of the portraits from our gallery. The exhibition features […]

Goldfish Bowl Residency | Hugh O’Donnell Live Performance

28/05/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm – Hugh O’Donnell Live on Facebook Goldfish Bowl is an experimental residency developed by the University of Atypical in response to the changes brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. We invite you to follow a process-driven residency by artist Hugh O’Donnell, as he delves into the concept of isolation. Over the coming months the artist […]

ALL IN! | Catalyst Arts Virtual Members Show 2020

22/05/2020 – 12/06/2020 @ – 22 May – 12 June Initially when Catalyst Arts released the concept for this year’s Members Show, we had no idea of its relevance to our current situation. Lockdown has confined, trapped, protected us to prescribed spaces. All lived experience is limited to the architecture of where we found ourselves on that given day. These […]

Drawn From Borders | 3D Virtual Gallery

22/05/2020 – 31/08/2020 @ – The exhibition is the culmination of a nine-month project, reflecting on the centenary of the partition of Ireland and the border.  Over 20 artists from across the island of Ireland came together, to participate in a creative programme of presentations, discussions, visits and workshops, to inform their creative response. The exhibition had been scheduled to […]

Relaxing Air | Clemen Prosen Virtual Exhibition

22/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – Do you miss going for a walk in the outdoors, in a gallery, a museum? Taking some fresh air? Clemen Prosen has created a virtual art exhibition to bring you some relaxing air while you are staying at home! Go to touch of nature makes the whole world kin… | Bernadette Kiely at Taylor Galleries Online

28/05/2020 – 20/06/2020 @ – The line “one touch of nature makes the whole world kin” is taken from Ulysses’ famous speech in William Shakespeare’s play Troilus and Cressida. It is often used to refer to fellow feeling and comradeship in the face of calamitous events. Continuing with Bernadette Kiely’s theme of mapping the changing landscape and the passage of […]

Quiet | Online Group Exhibition at Flowerfield Arts Centre, Portstewart

11/05/2020 – 31/08/2020 @ – An online exhibition on the theme of Quiet, featuring the work of 23 creative artists associated with the Causeway Coast and Glens area. Like our first exhibition theme of Space, exhibiting artists reflect on our current lives affected by the global pandemic. A certain quietness has fallen temporarily across our neighbourhoods, communities, towns and cities, […]

Anne Walsh Donnelly @ Not the Time to be Silent

28/05/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm – 28 May 2020 Guest reader Anne Walsh Donnelly with open mic afterward. Anne Walsh Donnelly lives in Castlebar, Co. Mayo. She writes poetry, prose and plays. She was nominated for the Hennessy Literary Award and selected for Poetry Ireland Introductions in 2019. She is the author of the poetry chapbook, “The Woman With An Owl […]

Artist Talk with Lorenzo Pezzani (Forensic Oceanography) | The Model Online

22/05/2020 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm – Forensic Oceanography is a project initiated within the Forensic Architecture agency by Charles Heller and Lorenzo Pezzani, in the wake of the Arab uprisings of 2011. It seeks to critically investigate the militarised border regime imposed by European states across the EU’s maritime frontier, analysing the political, spatial and aesthetic conditions that have turned the […]

Lockdown Life Drawing | Dunamaise Arts Centre Online

21/05/2020 – 11/06/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Dunamaise Arts Centre presents: Lockdown Life Drawing Thursdays 7pm – 9pm 21st May – 11th June Donations based – pay what you can! As an alternative to our real-life sessions, Rebecca Deegan – Artist will be running a series of online sessions with live models via Zoom. For this 4-week block, we will have a […]

Artlink Members | Drawn from Borders | A Guided Virtual Tour

21/05/2020 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm – Drawn from Borders is an exhibition created by artists through a programme of professional development for Artlink Members in response to ‘borders’, including Brexit and the centenary of the Partition of Ireland. Artists: Anna Marie Savage, Anne Loveday, Bernadette Bradley, Brenda McPherson, Caroline Kuyper, Clare Toland, Jacqui Devenney Reed, Janet Hoy, Katrina Tracuama, Marian O’Donnell, […]

To Our Friends and Patrons with artist Michael McLoughlin at The Model Online

20/05/2020 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm – In partnership with Age & Opportunity Bealtaine at Home 2020, The Model is hosting a unique online event on Wednesday, 20th May at 11.30 am. Artist Michael McLoughlin will facilitate a participatory discussion, celebrating the Showband era in Sligo and the surrounding counties. This reminiscence discussion is part of a participative social project, which the […]

Field Test | Online Fine Art Student Screenings

19/05/2020 – 20/05/2020 @ – ..perhaps we shall never see each other again; perhaps we shall meet again but fail to recognise each other: our exposure to different seas and suns has changed us. – Roland Barthes On Tuesday 19th of May and Wednesday 20th of May 2020 from a foothill in the Silvermines Mountains, we present “Field Test” from […]

Remote Joy | Online and Gallery Exhibition at Green On Red Gallery

14/05/2020 – 28/06/2020 @ – Green On Red Gallery invite you to visit our debut online/gallery exhibition, Remote Joy, which will launch on their website at 6 pm, May 14th, 2020. See new work by Kirstin Arndt, Alan Butler, Constant Dullaart, Damien Flood, John Graham, Mark Joyce, Caroline McCarthy, Ronan McCrea, Fergus Martin & Aoife Shanahan. To view the show, […]

Video Series with Artist Nicola Anthony

01/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – In a search for creative ways to problem solve during this time, Nicola Anthony has decided to share with you her learnings and mistakes, along with words from her own creative mentors. “This photo was me in Jan, working on a project in Bangkok before rushing home to self isolate. Looking back to the very […]

Excerpt of Swinguerra | Bárbara Wagner and Benjamin de Burca

07/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – Temple Bar Gallery + Studios is delighted to share an excerpt of Swinguerra by Bárbara Wagner & Benjamin de Burca, on the occasion of its original planned opening date, 7 May. TBG+S are rescheduling this exhibition to open in August, and look forward to sharing confirmed details of these plans with you soon. Bárbara Wagner […]

COVIDecameron | Online Group Exhibition, MOMENTUM

12/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – 19 Artists from the MOMENTUM Collection Online Exhibition Starting 12 May 2020. On the occasion of MOMENTUM’s 10th Anniversary Shaarbek Amankul, Stefano Cagol, Nezaket Ekici, Thomas Eller, Theo Eshetu, Doug Fishbone, Mariana Hahn, Gülsün Karamustafa, David Krippendorff, Janet Laurence, Map Office, Kate McMillan, Tracey Moffatt & Gary Hillberg, Anxiong Qiu, Nina E. Schönefeld, Varvara Shavrova, […]

The Group Photo.2017 | Maria Kapajeva at Gallery of Photography Ireland

12/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – Gallery of Photography Ireland is delighted to premiere a new video by Maria Kapajeva, The Group Photo.2017, especially commissioned for the online presentation of her project Dream is Wonderful, Yet Unclear. The video centres on the making of a group portrait of the former mill employees in front of the factory’s main gates, once a […]

JournALL | Artists Featured Weekly by Curator Valeria Ceregini

11/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – JournALL rises in response to these unsettling times inviting artists to share their creative and alternative view across all disciplines. A virtual closeness to contrast the social distance and to support international artists and their practice during the progressive worldwide lockdown and suspension or definitive cancellation of all art activities and events (e.g. exhibitions, fairs, […]

Launch of RUA Archive Website

01/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – The Royal Ulster Academy of Arts is using the latest 3D virtual techniques to share its entire 2019 Annual Exhibition online in support of artists and to share in the joy of art at this difficult time. President Betty Brown writes: “May usually signals our ‘Open Call for Entries’ as artists from all over the […]

Bassam Al-Sabah | Gallery 3: The Artist’s Eye at Douglas Hyde Gallery

01/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – Douglas Hyde Gallery are delighted to present the first iteration of Gallery 3: The Artist’s Eye with a virtual interaction by Bassam Al-Sabah. As part of Gallery 3: the Artist’s Eye, they asks artists to share their current thoughts, the things they are taking note of, things that help them get through these difficult days, […]

Red Lines by Evan Roth

01/05/2020 – 10/09/2020 @ – Red Lines is a network containing infrared videos of coastal landscapes that can be streamed to a smartphone, tablet, or computer by anyone, anywhere. By setting a device in your home or workplace to display this artwork, you share a synchronized viewing experience with people around the world. Filmed in infrared, the spectrum by which […]

Cinema Quarantine

01/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – Cinema Quarantine is a space dedicated to video art for the sake of reflection and enjoyment. Through its featured works, Cinema Quarantine hopes it can offer a moment of reminiscence while the present feels like a bad dream. Including: Korakrit Arunanondchai, Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3 (2015) […]

Aposiopesis | Madeleine Shinnick at KAVA Online

20/05/2020 – 01/06/2020 @ 12:00 am – Madeleine Shinnick is a KAVA Member, a fine artist, and an illustrator.  She has completed an MA in Creative Practice at the Centre for Creative Arts and Media, Galway. “The theme in my work represents the silent, invisible, but definite ties that I see between the life cycle of the seed in the botanic world […]

Phantom Perspectives | Fringe Arts Bath Online

22/05/2020 – 07/06/2020 @ – A series of still and moving images selected from David Bickley’s audio visual works displayed in a virtual gallery setting. View here:

Styrofoam Printing Workshop with Karen Cassidy | Void Gallery Online

17/05/2020 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am – Join Karen Cassidy on Saturday 17th for a workshop on Styrofoam Printing. This is a relatively simple printing technique but one which can produce high quality-finished work. See below for the list materials needed. Suitable for adults, young adults and older children. What you will need: Styrofoam sheet (pizza base/ meat container) Acrylic sheet/plate for […]

Experimental Drawing with Homemade Drawing Tools with Void Gallery Online

16/05/2020 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Flex your creativity and create unique drawings with tools of your own making. Be inspired to make your own drawing implements with ordinary objects and experiment with drawing techniques for National Drawing Day. The materials needed are totally up to your imagination. View video on the Void Derry Facebook page:

Cultivate Presents: (Far from the) Turmoil

14/05/2020 – 14/06/2020 @ – David Bickley’s audio visual works are featured as part of ORGAN THING’s new online group show. View online here:

COGS | David Bickley at Bibart Biennale Restart Project, Greece

14/05/2020 – 12/09/2020 @ – David Bickley’s film artwork COGS from his Arts Council funded series MACHINES is part of the Bibart Biennale Restart Project between Italy and Greece. From 5 to 12 September (COVID-19 situation permitting) the Bibart Biennale exhibition will be projected at the Church of Santa Teresa dei Maschi – Bari, Italy. This is a collaborative project between […]

Poet Mary Ellen Fean Live Online Reading, Followed by Open Mic | Not the time to be silent

21/05/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm – Not the time to be silent via zoom on 21 May 2020,our guest reader is Mary Ellen Fean followed by open mic. MARY ELLEN FEAN, was born in Galway, and now liv in Galway City. Her work is published in Cyphers, The Clare Champion, Revival, The Galway Review and The SHOp among others. She has […]

TikKlok Mass Isolation 36 Views | Laura Burke Online Exhibition

11/05/2020 – 05/06/2020 @ – TikKlok Mass Isolation 36 Views is a photo essay that addresses isolation, loneliness and the slow passage of time in the time of the Covid-19 Mass Isolation. Images taken at my home in Poulnagun, Co Clare, Ireland have a nod to  Hokusai in format whilst the title acknowledges the social media platform’s energising influence  during […]

STILL | Group Show of Artlink Studio Artists Online

01/05/2020 – 29/05/2020 @ – Artlink continues to show new artwork and welcome gallery visitors during ‘lockdown’ by taking an innovative approach to maintaining its exhibition schedule at the Saldanha Gallery. Working with artist and animator Mark Cullen, Artlink have reproduced their gallery at Fort Dunree in virtual form. Now anyone who wants to visit can virtually ‘wander’ through the […]

The Loopline Collection Volume 2 on the IFI Player

13/05/2020 @ – Following the huge success of last year’s release of The Loopline Collection Vol. 1, which featured rare footage of U2 playing an early gig in Dublin, the Irish Film Institute (IFI) is delighted to release the second volume of the collection. Founded in 1992 by filmmaker Sé Merry Doyle, the pioneering Loopline Film specialised in […]

Sitzfleisch | Susanne Wawra at Olivier Cornett Gallery Online

18/05/2020 – 12/06/2020 @ – The Olivier Cornet Gallery is delighted to present SITZFLEISCH, a solo show by Susanne Wawra, a member of our AGA group.   The show will launch online in our new virtual space on   Monday 18 May 2020, 6:30pm (Irish Standard Time). It will run until the 12 of June 2020. A link will be […]

Creative Cocooning with Crawford Art Gallery Online

06/05/2020 – 20/07/2020 @ – Introducing CREATIVE COCOONING with Crawford Art Gallery! For our first instalment in this content series, artist Gillian Cussen joins us from her home in rural Cork say hello to some of our regular visitors who are cocooning, as well as welcoming people who may enjoy a creative activity with no expectations. Gillian facilitates our Lonradh […]

Markys Doodle Dandy | Mark Cullen at Artlink Online

26/04/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – Our inaugural show in our new virtual replica of the Saldanha Galleries at Artlink Fort Dunree. Mark Cullen, artist and animator presents an online exhibition of doodles that are “a bit up themselves”. Cullen is a prolific doodler, constantly drawing characters and ideas; often comic, frequently political and sometimes heartbreakingly beautiful. Artlink are delighted to […]

Virtual Thursday Club with Crawford Art Gallery Online

22/04/2020 – 20/07/2020 @ – The Thursday Club is an art programme for older adults, that usually meets on a weekly basis, in the Crawford Art Gallery. Whether you prefer to look and enjoy, listen or create we invite you to join Thursday Club online. Facilitated by artist Julie Forrester. Develop your existing skills or dip into something completely new. […]

Online Creative Resources for Teens | Crawford Art Gallery Online

25/03/2020 – 20/07/2020 @ – Crawford Art Gallery is delighted to present a regularly updated range of online resources for teenagers. Whether you’re studying Art as a subject in school or just want to take some time to be creative, our Learn & Explore Team will be adding helpful videos, step-by-step instructions and downloadable guides to our website regularly to […]

Sunday Homelife Workshop | Crawford Gallery Online

25/03/2020 – 20/07/2020 @ – Because you can’t come to our Sunday art workshop we’re bringing it to you! Join us for our new HOME LIFE feature and make a sketchbook of your very own! Think of it as Sundays at Crawford Art Gallery ONLINE. It will be a space to play, creatively respond to home life and invent ways […]

Talking Pictures for Children and Families | Crawford Gallery Online

24/03/2020 – 20/07/2020 @ – ‘Talking Pictures’ is an online resource for children and their adults based on artwork from the Crawford Art Gallery Collection, devised by the Learn & Explore team. Starting from today, every Wednesday we will share creative prompts for happy talk and play at home! And don’t forget, you can share your creations with us using #crawfordartgalleryhomelife! […]

MAKING SPACE Online Residency

01/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – MAKING SPACE have been thinking about how people are spending their time in isolation, what they have been eating, bulk buying tinned food as it lasts longer, it is cheap, everyone will have access to a tin in their cupboard. MAKING SPACE Online Residency invites artists to take over the MAKING SPACE Instagram to promote […]

National Drawing Day 2020: Slow Looking with Kiera O’Toole

16/05/2020 @ – For National Drawing Day this year on Saturday 16 May 2020, CCA Derry~Londonderry hosts artist Kiera O’Toole’s activity Slow Looking. Kiera invites you to draw with her. Chalk will be available to pick up on 16 May from the front door of the gallery at 10–12 Artillery Street, Derry~Londonderry from 10am until stocks run out […]

Maria Kapajeva: Dream is Wonderful, Yet Unclear | Online Book Launch Event

07/05/2020 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm – Maria Kapajeva : Dream is Wonderful, Yet Unclear May 7th – Thursday, 6.30pm online book launch party invitation. Dear friends, While we are closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Gallery of Photography Ireland will be presenting previously scheduled events online, beginning with Maria Kapajeva’s project Dream is Wonderful, Yet Unclear. This exhibition and book launch was organised as […]

Goldfish Bowl | Hugh O’Donnell Online Live Performance

07/05/2020 @ – Hugh O’Donnell May/June 2020 Live Streaming on Facebook Thursday 7th May 7pm – part of Late Night Art Belfast Goldfish Bowl is an experimental residency developed by the University of Atypical in response to the changes brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. We invite you to follow a process-driven residency by artist Hugh O’Donnell, as […]

Online Life Drawing Classes

06/05/2020 @ – NOTE: We open up the class at about 6PM so that people can get a place, and we ask everyone to turn off their cameras (except the model) while we are drawing. However you can turn your camera back on and show off your work at the end- we leave the zoom meeting running for […]

Making Art Printing Online Gallery | Graphic Studio Dublin

05/05/2020 – 30/09/2020 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm – Making Art Printing Online Gallery – Graphic Studio Dublin Support Our Artists + Buy A Print Draíocht’s forthcoming exhibition ‘MAKing Art: PRINTing’, curated by Sharon Murphy, will open later this Season once we’re back in action. For now though, you can preview all the work from Graphic Studio Dublin in our Online Gallery, complete with […]

Quaranzine | Ormston House Online Zine

04/05/2020 – 04/09/2020 @ – Quaranzine was borne out of our love of making things together and with friends. After the lockdown was called, we became unable to meet together, and with others, to make art – the very thing that keeps us going in our often disillusioning and dilapidating post-capitalist world. With our lack of face-to-face connection, and dwindling collage […]

Kinvara Sounds | Online Group Exhibition

04/05/2020 – 18/05/2020 @ – The idea of this theme was originally to be open to the artist’s interpretation of the sounds that they associate with the Kinvara area.  Now, it seems that it is a celebration of all the things we perhaps were taking for granted before the lockdown, or things we have come to appreciate because of such.  Our […]

NIGHT GLOW | Ciaran Magill Online Exhibition

01/05/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – NIGHT GLOW – online exhibition by Ciaran Magill, Ards Arts Centre, May 2020 Ards Arts Centre were due to host a solo exhibition of paintings by Ciaran Magill in the Georgian Gallery in May 2020 which has now been postponed to March 2021. However, we are pleased to showcase a selection of his paintings throughout […]

A Place to Escape | Patricia Spokes Online Exhibition

06/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – With the Covid-19 outbreak changing the way everyone in the world is working and living their daily lives, artists are learning to adapt as exhibitions, workshops, residencies and events are in suspension. During this period Patricia Spokes, project co-ordinator at Artlink, has been making good use of her time. She has used her art practice […]

Realising Form | Online Group Exhibition

25/03/2020 – 29/08/2020 @ – ‘Realising Form’ invites a dialogue between six makers from across the British Isles and Ireland, each who share a rigorous and intuitive approach to unearthing objects and vessels, handcrafted in clay, iron, concrete, glass and Jesmonite. The online exhibition explores material possibilities from individual locations and attests to the maker’s personal methodology, demonstrating an expressive […]

Covid Chronicles: Aideen Barry | Portrait of an Artist in a time of plague

23/04/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – Aideen Barry is a visual artist with an interdisciplinary practice. She is currently self-isolating with her family in her home in Tipperary. Many artists have lived through times of great plague. The impact on their practices has been significant. In this essay Aideen Barry reflects on her current practice framed in the context of the […]

Virtual Studio Visit with Atsushi Kaga recipient of the Tony O’Malley Residency 2019 / 2020

01/05/2020 – 31/07/2020 @ – Artist Atsushi Kaga has invited the RHA Friends and public for an exclusive virtual look at his work in progress in his studio, the Tony O’Malley residential studio in Callan which is administered by the RHA every year.  Represented by Mother’s Tankstation, Kaga will discuss his current body of work for an upcoming exhibition there […]

Quarantined of the World | A virtual photography project by Valentina Gaia Lops

01/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – Quarantined of the World is a photo series documenting people’s experience of quarantine around the globe during Covid-19 pandemic in 2020. The project was born as a creative outlet inspired by the experience of confinement of the artist who interviews and virtually photographs her subjects via video-communication. All portraits include glimpses into the life of […]

Graphic Studio Gallery Artists at London Original Print Fair Online

04/05/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Now in its 35th year, London Original Print Fair is London’s longest running art fair. Although this years edition of the fair cannot go ahead at the Royal Academy, the fair is currently being presented online. Graphic Studio Gallery are pleased to show a selection of original prints made at Graphic Studio Dublin, by members […]

Home from Home: Irish artists respond to the COVID-19 restrictions, The Glucksman

17/04/2020 – 30/08/2020 @ – Artists: Sara Baume, Tinka Bechert, Martin Boyle, Brian Duggan, James L. Hayes, Kerry Guinan, Eileen Hutton, Julie Merriman, Doireann Ní Ghrioghair, Treasa O’Brien, Julia Pallone, Amanda Rice, Ciara Roche, Kathy Tynan, Mieke Vanmechelen Curated by Chris Clarke and Fiona Kearney Home from Home is a new online initiative from the Glucksman. It is intended as […]

Explore IMMA from Home

01/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – IMMA Collection, art activities, talks, videos, articles and lots more for you to engage with at home. IMMA hope that you and your family are keeping well during this time. While they are closed IMMA will continue to share with you online. They have lots of materials and activities for you to do and access […]

Memorare | Exhibition by Mary Nagle

01/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – Following a recent solo exhibition in LSAD Gallery, Limerick School of Art & Design a video of this poignant exhibition is available online for the public to watch, as well as some beautiful installation shots from the exhibition. Watch Here:

One-to-One Sessions with Alastair MacLennan

01/05/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Alastair MacLennan has very kindly offered his experiences and services in the promotion of Art in general and particularly Performance Art and has proposed One-to-One Sessions with those wishing to partake. These sessions are open to all artists but preferences will be given to Bbeyond members. The One-to-One Sessions can be directly or indirectly about […]

Equinox Performance | Performance Monthly Bbeyond Zoom Meeting

16/05/2020 @ – The next Performance Monthly meeting will be a Zoom session and will take place on Sat 16 May, 12noon. This PM meeting will be a virtual get together on this platform. Again, these performances are generally open to anyone who wishes to participate but we need to exercise some scope to best direct its potential […]

In Transit | Virtual Exhibition Tour at Crawford Art Gallery

01/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – In Transit is now available as a virtual exhibition tour on the homepage of the Crawford Art Gallery website. A great way for audiences to share this timely and thought-provoking exhibition with friends and family around the world, as well. In Transit is an exhibition of photography and filmmaking with artists George Awde (US/LBN), Daniel […]

Sculpture Secrets Blog, Crawford Art Gallery

01/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – In this new 8-part series, Crawford Gallery explore the stories of their Sculpture Galleries and uncover curious things that usually only curators get to see! Discover sculptors’ secrets and makers’ marks, focus on flashlines and fig leaves, and seek missing arms – and even extra feet – as Abbey Ellis traces the tales of the […]

Thursday Club with Crawford Art Gallery

01/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ 12:00 am – Julie Forrester shares a walking meditation as part of Crawford Art Gallery’s Thursday Club – online. The Thursday Club is an art programme for older adults, that usually meets on a weekly basis, in the Crawford Art Gallery. Whether you prefer to look and enjoy, listen or create Crawford invite you to join Thursday Club […]

Atsushi Kaga and Noel McKenna | mother’s tankstation, Taipei Connections

30/04/2020 – 05/05/2020 @ – mother’s tankstation will be exhibiting new paintings by Atsushi Kaga and Noel McKenna for their participation in Taipei Connections, a viewing room platform hosted by Ocula and launched by the artfair Taipei Dangdai in Taiwan. VIP preview days will run from 4PM Taipei time (GMT + 8 hrs) on Thursday 30 April and public access […]

Samuel Laurence Cunnane at Kerlin Gallery Online Viewing Room

01/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – Kerlin Gallery presents its first online viewing room with new work by Samuel Laurence Cunnane. This body of work is accompanied by an e-book which includes a new essay, ‘Ambiguities’ by Brian Dillon, Professor of Creative Writing at Queen Mary University of London. The book also includes a conversation between Samuel Laurence Cunnane and fellow […]

The Empty Vessel | Film by Mark St.John Ellis

29/04/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – The Empty Vessel Soundscape is a sound piece that was to be installed in Cavan Cathedral on a loop and an extended version to be in the grounds of St Mary’s Abbey, Cavan during the 2020 Cavan Arts Festival scheduled for May and cancelled due to Covid 19. Cavan County Council Arts Office, Cavan Arts […]

Reset | Richard Hearns Online Exhibition

01/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – What has the COVID-19 pandemic meant for creators? In this unique moment in our collective history, artist Richard Hearns creates a response which allows us to reflect on our collective societal experience. Richard Hearns was born in Beirut and raised in Dublin. He lives and works from his studio in the heart of the Burren […]

Neal Greig and Simon McWilliams at Gormleys Fine Art

01/05/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Works from award-winning artists Neal Greig and Simon McWilliams will feature in the May Gormleys Fine Art monthly online exhibition on Belfast native Neal Greig is known for closely observed landscapes which hold an energetic atmosphere. “Exploring the language of paint and investigating creativity of the moment are fundamental aspects on my journey of […]

Golden Thread Gallery Curators Q&A

01/05/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Golden Thread Gallery know this is a really difficult time for artists, art students and early career art professionals in Northern Ireland. With everything on pause, it’s hard to make career development plans, or even to feel inspired in artistic practice. So, over the next few weeks the Golden Thread Gallery curatorial team, Director Peter […]

Visual Arts Reading Group with Golden Thread Gallery

01/05/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – Golden Thread Gallery (Belfast) are delighted to introduce a brand new online weekly visual arts inspired Reading Round led by Brian McAvera, celebrated playwright, art historian, critic and curator. Within this themed reading round the primary emphasis will be on texts on the visual arts. This will include essays, reviews and excerpts from books and […]

Sydenham Artist Trail | David Bickley Online Exhibition

27/06/2020 – 28/06/2020 @ – Video works Cities, Green Flow, Threads, Well and World Riddle — themes reside in mythic and folklore motif using landscape as a form to reflect and process these ideas. View here.

Mel White Poetry Performance, Followed by Open Mic @ Not the time to be silent

07/05/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm – Not the time to be silent is an online Arts response to social distancing. We have a weekly guest Poet and open mic on Thursdays on Zoom at 8pm Irish time. Join Not the time to be silent FB group for access details. There is no charge to attend and all are welcome to read […]

Goldfish Bowl Residency | Hugh O’Donnell at University of Atypical Online

07/05/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Hugh O’Donnell May/June 2020 Goldfish Bowl is an experimental residency developed by the University of Atypical in response to the changes brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. We invite you to follow a process-driven residency by artist Hugh O’Donnell, as he delves into the concept of isolation. Over the coming months the artist will explore […]

The Bigger Picture | ArtisAnn Art Gallery Online Group Exhibition

01/05/2020 – 31/07/2020 @ – A New Online Exhibition at the ArtisAnn Gallery at You can enjoy art at home with our new online exhibition at the ArtisAnn Gallery Online. The show features art by well known and loved artists, such as Brian Ballard and Neil Shawcross, alongside young exciting talents such as Trina Hobson and Charlie Scott. These […]

Psychasthenia | David Bickley Online Exhibition

01/05/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – David Bickley’s immersive audio visual monomyth is part of Psychasthenia, an online exhibition that looks at mental states while we are in quarantine. Psychasthenia is an outdated term for a pyschological disorder marked by fear, anxiety, phobias, obsessions, etc. Instagram Exhibition and E-Book

Pearse’s Footprints | Travelling Exhibition Presentation

26/04/2020 – 31/07/2020 @ – This is an online presentation of a travelling exhibition called Pearse’s Footprints by Bernie Joyce with a series of paintings based on Patrick Pearse’s short stories. Joyce shows paintings based on Pearse’s short stories and gives a brief history of his stay in Connemara, and the people and places that inspired him. She also gives […]

Mary Duffy – Art Waffle via Zoom

24/04/2020 – 26/04/2020 @ – I’ll be venturing into unknown territory this Sunday evening, when I open a Zoom meeting to talk about pictures . . . It’s an experiment . . . How will it work? I am going to give it a try . . . Join me if you can. To be emailed a link to join […]

Olivier Cornet Gallery Online

20/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – A selection of films and videos about Olivier Cornet Gallery shows, artists, talks and other exhibition-related events. Based at 3 Great Denmark Street, Dublin 1, the Olivier Cornet Gallery first opened its doors at The Wooden Building in Temple Bar in January 2012 when the independent curator, fine art consultant and artists’ agent French-born Olivier […]

Golden Thread Gallery Online | Group Show ‘Dissolving Histories: An Unreliable Presence’ and ‘More Bad News’ by Dougal McKenzie

13/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Unfortunately Golden Thread Gallery had to close early on in our exhibitions in both the main galleries and the Project Space. But thanks to the superb photography of Simon Mills, they can offer you an up-close look at both group show ‘Dissolving Histories: An Unreliable Presence’ and ‘More Bad News’ by Dougal McKenzie on the […]

A Work that Moves Me | Abigail O’Brien on Mary A. Kelly’s painting, Snow falling

20/04/2020 – 27/04/2020 @ – Drogheda Municipal Art Collection have a collection of over 100 works at the Highlanes Gallery and have invited artists, curators and academics to consider a work or an artist that has a special connection for them, and share the texts and the image of the work with you. We look forward to sharing the real […]

Everyday Drawing for Mindfulness with Void Gallery

24/04/2020 – 03/05/2020 @ – Stephaine Gaumond returns with her second online drawing session. This time, she will focus on everyday objects for inspiration, using doodling as a mindfulness tool. There has been extensive research into how drawing can support health and wellbeing and in recent years we have seen an increase in people engaging in the activity, from adult […]

Gallery 545: Contemporary Art of Northern Ireland #2 | Online Exhibition

03/05/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ –  ‘Contemporary Art of Northern Ireland #2’, is an annual major group exhibition curated by Gallery 545 and presenting over twenty emerging and more established artists based in Northern Ireland. Due to COVID-19 this year it is running online at between 3 – 31 May. This exhibition celebrates the wealth of talent is this region […]

Belfast Exposed Photography Projects During Isolation

01/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Belfast Exposed hopes you are keeping safe and well. Whilst the galleries remain closed, Belfast Exposed are still working to full capacity to bring you the best photographic experience we possibly can. Belfast Exposed  promise to keep you up-to-date with the wide variety of projects they are delivering daily for audiences and participants designed to […]

ISSUE 96 – PRIVACY: Picturing Our Inner Selves | Digital Edition of SOURCE Magazine

01/04/2020 – 30/04/2020 @ – In light of the ongoing crisis SOURCE has decided to provide free access to the Digital Edition of ‘ISSUE 96 – PRIVACY: Picturing Our Inner Selves’ until the end of April. It features portfolios from Rachel Glass, Maurice Hobson and Gillian Wearing, fashion and marketplace columns, reviews, and interviews. Accessible here:… A magazine about […]

​​​#GRASPTHEARTS “Show of Hands” Participation Project

11/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – During the COVID-19 pandemic, Irish artists, musicians, theatre producers, writers and all other creative and culture producers, including vital behind the scenes supporting professions, are having more asked of them with less support than ever before. ​ ​​​#GRASPTHEARTS is asking for participation in a “show of hands” from within the sector, to highlight the importance […]

30 Day Art Sharing with Engage Art Studios

03/04/2020 – 30/05/2020 @ – Some of the members of Engage Art Studios have decided to do a 30 day sharing, to inspire a bit of craic and creativity as they self isolate. Each day artists will post works related to one word theme, some days it may be a 2 min sketch other times a finished piece. Artists are […]

You’re Not Dreaming Anymore | Temple Bar Gallery + Studios presents Richard Proffitt online

14/04/2020 – 30/05/2020 @ – Temple Bar Gallery + Studios presents Richard Proffitt’s You’re Not Dreaming Anymore, as the first release of From the Studios, a new online series of work by studio artists. From the Studios features new and existing artwork, alongside opportunities for experimentation and testing ideas as online projects. TBG+S present a glimpse into artists’ studio practice […]

Backing Creativity by 126 Artist-Run Gallery

20/04/2020 – 17/05/2020 @ – 126 Artist-Run Gallery is pleased to present a 4-week programme of dispensing visual art online and supporting artists and creativity during the COVID 19 pandemic. 126 will run this programme over social media platforms, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. How it will work is, on a weekly basis, Monday to Sunday, 126 will take submissions on […]

#massIsolationproject by the Gallery of Photography Ireland

20/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Inspired by the 1937 Mass Observation project, the Gallery of Photography Ireland has initiated a project inviting you to share your experience of this global pandemic and contribute towards the creation of an important visual archive of an extraordinary time in our history. To join on instagram search @mass_isolation_project. To share or view images use […]

Art In Lockdown | Online Exhibition

11/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Art in Lockdown Exhibition is a daily exhibition on Facebook for the duration of the current Covid-19 crisis. While people are urged to stay at home, a group of 20 artists have come together to give people a way to have their daily art and cultural fix from the safety of their own homes. A […]

JournALL | Artists Featured Weekly by Curator Valeria Ceregini

16/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – JournALL rises in response to these unsettling times inviting artists to share their creative and alternative view across all disciplines. A virtual closeness to contrast the social distance and to support international artists and their practice during the progressive worldwide lockdown and suspension or definitive cancellation of all art activities and events (e.g. exhibitions, fairs, […]

Poetry Day Ireland Event: D’or Seifer | Not the time to be silent Online

30/04/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm – On Poetry Day Ireland: April 30 we have D’or Seifer as guest reader. D’or moved to Limerick from California in September. Though she is originally from Tel-Aviv, Israel, most of her poetry is in English. D’or is a regular contributor to Filí an Tí Bháin, On The Nail and Not the Time to be Silent […]

Reading with Rosie | The Model Online Reading Group

29/04/2020 – 27/05/2020 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm – Texts released Wed. 29 April. Zoom discussions Wed 13 May & Wed 27 May, 11.30 am The Model is delighted to present a pop-up reading group led by artist Rosie O’Reilly in response to our major exhibition, The Sea Around Us. Rosie invites the group to read three chosen texts which will range from Donna Haraway to the poetry of Etal Adnan. These texts will […]

Dizzying Feeling of Touch: Performative Reading Group with artists Ofri Cnaani and Georgia Perkins

27/04/2020 – 25/05/2020 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm – How does touch manifest in a contactless world, in an age of hyper-connectivity? How do the physical, emotional and political aspect of touch meet across networks? What are the new measures of closeness? Artists Ofri Cnaani and Georgia Perkins use Karen Barad’s 2012 essay ‘On Touching – The Inhuman That Therefore I Am’ to question […]

Online Smartphone Photography Workshop in Aid of the ISPCC

25/04/2020 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Online Smartphone Photography Workshop in Aid of the ISPCC, 4pm Saturday April 25th. Dear friends & smartphone photographers, Gallery of Photography Ireland are delighted to offer you the opportunity to learn new smartphone photography skills while supporting the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, ISPCC. As a non profit organisation the Gallery […]

Safe-Hold | Christine Mackey Online Viewing Room

24/04/2020 – 30/05/2020 @ – In association with Wexford County Council SAFE-HOLD, an exhibition by Christine Mackey, is one outcome of a public art commission under Wexford County Council’s Per Cent for Art – M11 Gorey to Enniscorthy PPP Scheme (2019), whereby a number of sites with pollinator-friendly plants were sown in Gorey. Mackey worked with local communities to actively engage in solutions for […]

Duality | Margo McNulty Online Exhibition

21/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Duality is an exhibition of work by artist Margo McNulty, complemented by text from writer Shauna Gilligan. It is part of a body of work created from a common interest in the concept of shrinking buildings, belonging, collective and individual land memory and the materiality of The Curragh, County Kildare.  The exhibition is also accompanied by a publication (Redfoxpress […]

TRANSMISSIONS Online, Season 1

23/04/2020 – 22/05/2020 @ – TRANSMISSIONS is an online platform that commissions artists to share their work within a classic DIY TV show format. It is initiated by Anne Duffau, Tai Shani and Hana Noorali and supported by a number of UK art institutions and commercially stable artists. Our collective isolation highlights that all forms of community are now more […]

Jessie Homer French | mother’s tankstation in Platform: London hosted by David Zwirner Online

17/04/2020 – 15/05/2020 @ – mother’s tankstation will be exhibiting Jessie Homer French for their participation in Platform: London, a viewing room hosted by David Zwirner Online, that invites twelve London-based galleries to present works by an artist in their programme. Jessie Homer French, born in New York in 1940, moved to Los Angeles in the late 1950s. She has […]

Graphic Studio Gallery Online

06/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Graphic Studio Gallery is now online. Although Graphic Studio Gallery artists are unable to make new prints at the studio right now, they are creating some thematic categories with original prints available for online purchase. You can check them out here. In the short period that has passed since they paused physical access to the […]

Solomon Fine Art Spring Group Exhibition Online

06/04/2020 – 25/04/2020 @ – Solomon Fine Art is delighted to launch its annual Spring Group Exhibition online. Due to the current COVID-19 situation the gallery remains closed, so they are giving you the chance to preview the exhibition first via a new and exclusive Viewing Room website feature. Here collectors and visitors can browse over 50 paintings, prints & […]

Living Arts Project Exhibition | Online Viewing Room

13/04/2020 – 09/05/2020 @ – Living Arts Project Exhibition 2019-20 – ONLINE VIEWING ROOM In association with the Arts Department of Wexford County Council, the Arts Council and the Creative Ireland Programme. ​In 2013, the Living Arts Project was established as an artist-in-residency scheme in primary schools, supporting the existing partnership between the Arts Department of Wexford County Council and […]

Online Event: Michael Durack | Not the time to be silent

23/04/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm – Not the time to be silent is an Artists response to social distancing due to the Corona Virus. We have an open FB group and weekly events, its open to writers and audience regardless of location. There is no charge tot attend.This week we have Michael Durack as our guest Poet, followed by an open […]

Going Green | KAVA Member’s Online Exhibition

18/04/2020 – 02/05/2020 @ – “Going Green” was originally to be held in the Merriman hotel as the KAVA member’s spring show.  The theme of Going Green is open to a wide interpretation of green living, the green of spring, or basically just a celebration of green colour.  It certainly feels like a celebratory colour now, as we can appreciate […]

MATERIALS | David Bickley Online Screening

13/04/2020 – 30/04/2020 @ – This is a full showing of David Bickley’s 2013 piece MATERIALS, made with the help of the Art Council of Ireland. Originally shown in galleries around the world as one complete immersive film it is here shown in its six constituent parts. View Here:

Alien Days | John Jennings Online Exhibition

11/04/2020 – 30/06/2020 @ – In the absence of any open galleries or art spaces, local animator John Jennings has decided to release an entire exhibition online. Normally, John draws very cute Manga characters, however, in a break from the norm, John has decided to dedicate his new exhibition to a more supernatural theme, i.e. Space Aliens (But, still, very […]

Bloomers Digital Collection

04/04/2020 – 04/05/2020 @ – Download Bloomers Digital Collection! Engage with work made by some of the most exciting emerging female visual artists based in Ireland. Each curated, theme specific issue contains visual art, reviews, interviews, poetry and creative responses from innovative Irish writers. Every issue is available to download in PDF form in this incredible bundle. Purchase this bundle […]

A Place to Escape | Online Exhibition by Patricia Spokes

06/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – With the Covid-19 outbreak changing the way everyone in the world is working and living their daily lives, artists are learning to adapt as exhibitions, workshops, residencies and events are in suspension. During this period Patricia Spokes, project co-ordinator at Artlink, has been making good use of her time, using her art practice to fill […]

Online Easter Making Workshops with Sinead Crumlish and Karen Cassidy, Void Gallery

08/04/2020 – 11/04/2020 @ – Wednesday 8th April, 11am Void family activities continue with an Easter Rabbit workshop by Sinead Crumlish – tune in to Facebook I Instagram IGTV and our YouTube channel where the video will be published. Complete in your own time! On 11th of April  at 11am tune in to Facebook, Instagram IGTV and YouTube channel with Sinead […]

Online Talks from the Institute of Contemporary Arts, London

01/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Talks and discussions held at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, during the period 1982-1993, featuring leading writers, artists and filmmakers. The subject range is very broad, including literary studies, film studies, fashion, art and photography, gender studies, new technology, and cultural studies generally. Artists, filmmakers, designers and others featured include: cartoonist Steve Bell; performance […]

Archipelagic Imaginaries | A world-centred art education at the end of the world

24/04/2020 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm – Create are pleased to announce the first of their online events with leading thinkers, practitioners and writers, in keeping with their strategic aim to benefit artists and communities across boundaries by harnessing digital technologies and virtual practices to enrich and disseminate collaborative arts work. Archipelagic Imaginaries A world-centred art education at the end of the […]

From the Franciscans to Highlanes Gallery

02/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Highlanes Gallery present their first video-tour as Brendan Matthews traces the history of the Franciscans in Drogheda, to now the home of Highlanes Gallery. From their medieval foundations on the banks of the Boyne in the year 1240 to the beginning of a new millennium in the year 2000, the Franciscan Order had become part […]

The Beholder | Film by Conor Horgan featuring James Hanley, Mick O’Dea and Brian Maguire

01/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Conor Horgan has put together a selection of his films for people to watch during the confinement which includes Arts Council funded film The Beholder, now viewable online for the first time. It’s about portraiture and features James Hanley, Mick O’Dea and Brian Maguire. The making of a portrait is an intimate experience, one which […]

lightly touching the earth back by Eilis O’Connell

01/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – “Lightly touching the earth back” is an exhibition by Eilis O’Connell at Gallery Pangolin, Chalford, England. O’Connell’s inspirations are drawn from a wide range of sources natural or man-made, including archaeology, architecture, plants and things she collects while travelling or hill walking by the sea near her home. ‘lightly touching the earth back’ showcases O’Connell’s […]

CCA Supports: Crit Group

17/04/2020 – 24/04/2020 @ – Fridays 17 and 24 April 2020, 2–4pm CCA Derry~Londonderry is hosting a two-part online Crit Group for artists and creatives at any stage of their career who are trying something new. Across the two sessions, ten artists will share a piece of their work with the rest of the group facilitated by CCA Public Programmes […]

Artist Social Media Takeovers | CCA Derry~Londonderry

01/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Over the coming weeks CCA Derry~Londonderry are hosting social media takeovers from their Reciprocal Residency artists Niamh Seana Meehan and Ginte Regina, and CCA’s 2020 Research Associates; Renèe Helèna Browne, Alessia Cargnelli, Ciarán Ó Dochartaigh, Borbála Soós and Katharina Stadler. To keep up to date with CCA and find out about the takeovers, follow CCA […]

Digital Programme from Belfast Exposed

04/04/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Belfast Exposed’s digital programme includes a range of writings, images, video pieces and audio recordings to encourage creativity and critical thinking, and to expand your ability and understanding of photography. In the near future, you will be able to access online photography training courses, including topics such as photobooks, portfolio reviews, and much more. The […]

Artist Voices Then and Now | Creative Arts Showcases with Smashing Times

17/04/2020 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm – Performances by artists today to celebrate the work of artists in the past and present who promote human rights followed by a Discussion Forum Theme: a celebration of human rights Special Guest Artists: Theatre and performing artists Raymond Keane and Geraldine McAlinden; singer and songwriter Farah Elle and theatre and film maker Mary Moynihan. Smashing […]

Home Truths | Group Exhibition Online, Engage Art Studios

07/03/2020 – 30/04/2020 @ – Galway 2020 European Capital of Culture, Galway Domestic Violence Response and Engage Art Studios are delighted to present Home Truths. Home Truths, as part of Galway 2020’s Small Towns Big Ideas programme, looks at women’s experience of and engagement with the Irish courts and legal system in dealing with domestic violence and abuse. Artists Blaise […]

Online Exhibition | Sophie Aghajanian and James Allen at ArtisAnn Art Gallery, Belfast

02/04/2020 – 30/05/2020 @ – Sophie Aghajanian and James Allen A New Online Exhibition at the ArtisAnn Gallery One of Belfast’s most famous artistic couples, James Allen and Sophie Aghajamian, have an exciting new online exhibition at—now-on.html ArtisAnn Gallery’s co-owner Dr Ann McVeigh says “With most of us having to stay at home, the ArtisAnn Gallery are making all […]

Faces of Frida | Online Collection of Works by Frida Kahlo

23/03/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Explore 33 different museums at the same time, and enjoy Frida Kahlo’s amazing works—without ever leaving your sofa! Google Art & Culture’s online exhibit, “Faces of Frida,” features more than 800 pieces by (and of) the artist. Google Arts & Culture has partnered with museums and other art institutions across 7 countries to bring us […]

Not the time to be silent | weekly online poetry reading & open mic on Skype

02/04/2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm – ‘Not the time to be silent‘  is an Limerick Arts online poetry reading & open mic response to social distancing due to the Corona virus. Now more than ever we need to write and gather and be heard. We meet weekly on Thursdays at 8 pm Irish time.It’s open to everybody regardless of location, the only […]

The Shake Of The Tin | Leoni Hill Virtual Exhibition at Catalyst Arts

26/03/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Graduate Award Winner, Leoni Hill’s solo exhibition, March 2020. The rattle, as bird feeder hits off the sides of the tin. Bringing the pigeons home for the day, alerting the birds of their supper. Humour in “The Shake of the Tin” is used as a coping mechanism to disrupt internalized feelings towards the deteriorating, yet […]

Online Collection | Guggenheim Museum, New York

23/03/2020 – 30/04/2020 @ – See online exhibitions like But a Storm Is Blowing From Paradise: Contemporary Art of the Middle East and North Africa and The Little-Known Glass Works of Josef Albers here and virtually tour the building here (you’d save yourself $25). Founded in 1937, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is dedicated to promoting the understanding and appreciation of art, primarily […]

Inside Out | Online Programme from The Model

24/03/2020 – 31/05/2020 @ – Inside Out is a new alternative online programme from The Model, where people of all ages can learn more about art and artists from their homes. They are especially excited to announce that a digital version of The Sea Around Us is currently being developed and we look forward to sharing this with you soon. […]

KAVA After Dark Online Exhibition

24/03/2020 – 04/04/2020 @ – After Dark is a KAVA Member’s exhibition of artwork exploring the theme of what happens when the sun goes down.  It is featured on our website, as well as all our social media platforms (instagram: @kavacourthouse  twitter: @KavaKinvara and facebook:,  which will have 4 featured artworks from the exhibition daily, so that every […]