Waterford City & County Council's Arts resource site


Last couple of weeks to catch “MAINIE, EVIE, MARY AND GRACE –  The Women Who Led the Modern Movement in Irish Art”

Curated by artist Ben Hennessy, this exhibition tells the story of how, during the first half of the 20th century, the modern art movement in Ireland was forged  largely through the work and ongoing influence of prominent Irish women artists.

Featuring artworks by Mainie Jellett (1897 – 1944), Evie Hone (1894 – 1955), Mary Swanzy (1882 – 1978), Grace Henry (1868 – 1953), Letitia Hamilton (1878 – 1964), Norah McGuinness (1903 – 1980) and others.


Exhibition runs from June 29th – September 30th 2017. Admission is free.  Opening times: Tue – Sat 10am – 5pm (last admission 15 mins before closing).

Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery,

Greyfriars Street,


Further information: T:076 1102983

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