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THE OLD AND THE WEARY

GOMA Gallery of Modern Art, Saturday 11th March 2.30pm Exhibition runs until 30th April. A solo exhibition by Ben Reilly. The world stepped into when we explore Ben’s work is … Continue reading

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WATERFORD ARTS GRANTS AWARDED!

The Waterford City & County Arts Practice Grants were passed at the March Plenary meeting of the Council on Thursday 9th. In all €83,500 was awarded with another €6,300 to … Continue reading

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EARRACH: SPRING

Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery, 25th Feb to May 20th An exhibition of works from the Waterford Municipal Art Collection curated by Amanda O’ Dwyer and Ailise O’Neill. This exhibition explores … Continue reading

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MAKING THE IMPOSSIBLE POSSIBLE – WHAT’S ANNUAL TALK

WHAT Centre, University Hospital Waterford – Thursday 6th April @ 5.15pm Artist Rachel Tynan presents WHAT’s annual talk entitled Making the Impossible Possible at the WHAT Centre for Arts and … Continue reading

March 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

ART SCREENINGS AT SGC CINEMA DUNGARVAN

SGC Cinema Dungarvan would like you to experience the magnificent events on offer on their screens over the next few months. Giving you access to some of the world’s greatest … Continue reading

March 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

LIGHT MOVES FESTIVAL OPEN CALL

Closing date Fri 26 May. Festival dates 2-5 November. Light Moves festival of screendance announces Film Submissions Open Call for festival 2017 Following our exciting festivals over the last three … Continue reading

March 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

IMAGINE ARTS FESTIVAL AND WATERFORD WRITERS WEEKEND

Imagine Arts Festival and Waterford Writers Weekend announce a new collaboration. The committees of Imagine Arts Festival – October 19th to 29th and Waterford Writers Weekend have announced plans to … Continue reading

March 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ART

Entries Due: April 16, 2017 (Postmarked April 15). Rochester Contemporary Art Center’s (RoCo) international small art phenomenon 6×6 returns for the 10th year. The artwork deadline is quickly approaching but … Continue reading

March 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

DUB-WISE CENTRAL

Central Arts April 8th at 9:00pm An exciting new night of bass music begins at Central Arts in Waterford on Saturday the 8th of April 2017. Starting at 9pm this … Continue reading

March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

ART ON THE ISLAND

Waterford Castle Golf Clubhouse, 8th/9th April 2017. Saturday 8th: 12 noon to 6pm Sunday 9th: 12 noon to 5pm FREE ADMISSION – ALL WELCOME A celebration of local art, paintings, watercolours, … Continue reading

March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

2017 ARTS & DISABILITY CONNECT SCHEME

Application forms by 5pm on 4th May, 2017. Arts & Disability Ireland and the Arts Council announce details for the 2017 Arts and Disability Connect scheme, open to artists with … Continue reading

March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

ATTENTION PLAYWRIGHTS! SCRIPTS IRELAND’S PLAYWRITING FESTIVAL OPPORTUNITY

Deadline for submission is Friday March 31st 2017. SCRIPTS Ireland’s Playwriting Festival, which is dedicated to new Irish plays, is looking for new works. Taking place across Birr, Co Offaly … Continue reading

March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP

Coastguard Cultural Centre Saturday 1 April, 10.30am-1.30pm. Our lives are full of stories, and many of us feel the urge to write down those stories, as a record for ourselves, … Continue reading

March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

COMEDY IMPROVE WORKSHOP

Central Arts every Tuesday from April 4th – May 9th, 7:30pm – 9:30pm Central Arts & The Waterford Improv Society are happy to present the chance for you to get … Continue reading

March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

CALLING ALL YOUNG AUTHORS

Deadline for submissions is Friday 2nd June, 2017 Wild Words Carrick on Shannon Childrens Book Festival Volume 5 The Wild Words Book is part of Carrick on Shannon’s annual Wild … Continue reading

March 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

CLASSICAL PORTRAIT DRAWING WORKSHOP

Coastguard Cultural Centre,  8th & 9th April @ 10am-5pm (Each Day) This 2-day intensive workshop covers all of the technical and aesthetic aspects of portrait drawing in several media (graphite, charcoal, and Conté), … Continue reading

March 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

JAPANESE BLACK INK PAINTING WORKSHOPS FOR BEGINNERS

Coastguard Cultural Centre Tramore, Sat 25th March 2017 @ 9.30am – 5.00pm & Sun 26th March 2017 @ 9.30am – 5.00pm Sumi-e: Japanese Black Ink Painting is a unique art … Continue reading

March 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

RIANOIR

Coastguard Cultural centre, Friday 24th March @ 8pm Following on from our recent sell-out concert with Jeff Scroggins & Colorado, where the sounds of American Bluegrass enthralled a packed house, … Continue reading

March 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

LEAVING CERTIFICATE ART HISTORY REVISION DAY

Thursday 20th of April 2017 10:15am Calling all art students and teachers- are you stressed about the DREADED Leaving Certificate? Don’t worry – Garter Lane Arts Centre has your Art … Continue reading

March 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

INVISIBLE INCS ‘JUST WRITE’ WORKSHOP

Faithlegg House Hotel & Golf Club, 1 April 9:30 to 4:30 Break the tyranny of the blank page! Following acclaim at ‘A Writer’s Toolkit’ workshops in Dungarvan Library during February 2017, … Continue reading

March 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

THE COLLECTOR

Central Arts, 12 & 13 April – 7:00pm Back by popular demand and prior to its National Tour, ‘The Collector’ opens at Central Arts for 2 nights only. Ground Floor … Continue reading

March 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

LABYRINTH RELEASES IT’S SPRING SCHEDULE

Following Killa and Lorcan Reidy’s scintillating sets in St. Patrick’s Gateway, Waterford’s Labyrinth Management & Events has released its Spring schedule which features a whole host of some of the … Continue reading

March 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

THE KNOTTED CHORDS AT UHW

University Hospital Waterford (UHW), Monday 13th March @ 1:30pm The Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) will present a live performance by The Knotted Chords in the foyer of the UHW as … Continue reading

March 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

STOMPTOWN BRASS

Central Arts 16th March 9:00pm Stomptown Brass will explode onto the Central Arts stage this St. Paddys Eve, bringing you their take on urban street funk with their uniquely funkly … Continue reading

March 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

‘BELIEVE’ WITH DEAN JACOB

Central Arts, 18th March at 7:30pm With his new show “BELIEVE” Waterford born Magician, Mentalist and Escape Artist Dean Jacob intends on showing his audience how him and others like … Continue reading

March 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

THE JANUARY SHOW

Garter Lane, 6-8 April @ 8pm We all stumble across hard times in life and sometimes it’s how we deal with it that makes all the difference. The January Show … Continue reading

March 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

ART FROM ALL AGES

Coastguard Cultural Centre, 2nd to 22nd March Art From All Ages is a collaboration by a talented group of artists: Pauline Farrelly, Carol Murray, Saoirse and Roisin Keenan.  Their exhibition … Continue reading

March 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

WIT LúAC IN THE LIBRARY – EXHIBITION OPENING

Luke Wadding Library, Waterford Institute of Technology – March 10th @ 2:30pm WIT LúAC In The Library is the second exhibition of 2017 for the LúAC art collective.  LúAC were invited by Kieran Cronin, Developmental Librarian at … Continue reading

March 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD ARTLINKS BURSARIES AWARDED

Over €50,000 in bursaries has been awarded to artists by the Artlinks partnership of local authorities Arts Offices in Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford and Wexford. This initiative is supported by the … Continue reading

March 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

YOUNG AT ART – JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Exciting new opportunities to join Young at Art’s core staff team! Deadline: 4pm, Monday 20th March 2017 Northern Ireland’s leading children’s arts provider seeks candidates with original and imaginative thinking to … Continue reading

March 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

UP THE HILL JACKIE

Central Arts, March 24th & 25th @ 8pm Up the Hill Jackie is a new play by Áine Ryan and has two dates at Central Arts on Friday 24th and … Continue reading

March 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

THE KEY REGIMES

Waterford based duo The Key Regimes release their debut self-titled EP. The songwriting team of Leigh Furnival and Colm Duggan have spent the last 18 months carefully developing their unique … Continue reading

March 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

MOLLY KEANE CREATIVE WRITING AWARD 2017 – DEADLINE TUESDAY NOON!

Closing date Tuesday 14th March 2017 at 12 noon. Waterford City & County Council’s Arts Office is pleased to announce that it is currently accepting entries for the Molly Keane … Continue reading

March 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

QUANGODELIC

Central Arts April 1st at 9:00pm Central Arts are excited to announce one of the funkiest bands in the country from Cork Quangodelic will be playing on April 1st! Quangodelic … Continue reading

March 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

POETRY IRELAND COMPETITIONS

Poetry Day Ireland is approaching on Thursday 27 April, and we have just launched some exciting new poetry competitions in partnership with our Poetry Day Ireland partners Butlers Chocolates and … Continue reading

March 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

BIRR WRITERS RESIDENCY WEEK SUBMISSIONS

Birr Writers Residency Week now open for submissions. Closing date for application is 3pm on Friday 10th of March 2017. Tin Jug Studio offers professional writers an opportunity to spend … Continue reading

February 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

CARLOW ARTS FESTIVAL OPEN CALLS

LIVE WORKS 2017 Calling performing arts professionals and organisations to submit your best and boldest ideas to take part in the Carlow Arts Festival 2017 LIVE WORK performance strand. The … Continue reading

February 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

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