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LIMINAL STATES BY ALANNA O’KELLY

St. Patrick’s Gateway, Saturday 25th May at 7.30pm A multi-media installation, introducing new experimental soundscapes, visual imagery and texts. For 2018/2019 we have partnered with Waterford and Wexford Local Authority … Continue reading

May 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – DUNMORE EAST WATERCOLOUR GROUP

Waterford Harbour Sailing Club, Friday 31st May to Monday 3rd June 2019. The Dunmore East Water Colour Group’s Annual Art Exhibition will officially open at 7pm on Friday 31st May … Continue reading

May 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – A BETTER PLACE

UHW, solo exhibition by Artist Deirdre Dunne as selected via a public vote. Artist Deirdre Dunne will present a solo exhibition at UHW this summer, with the aim of making … Continue reading

May 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

HARBOUR EVENING PAINT OUT WITH DAVE WEST – ARTFORM

ARTFORM School of Art, Saturday, May 18th 2019 at 7:00pm To help celebrate the Dunmore East Harbour Festival 2019, Artform Dunmore East School of Art invites you to a free … Continue reading

May 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

CAPTURING THE MOMENT: PAINTING EN PLEIN AIR – DAVE WEST, ARTFORM

Artform School of Art, Saturday – Monday May 18th – 20th 2019 at 10:00am – 5:00pm The course will explore the landscape of the local area and how you can … Continue reading

May 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

PUMPGIRL BY ABBIE SPALLEN

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Wednesday 22nd May at 8pm “Of course, hindsight’s a fuckin’ wonderful thing isn’t it? Lookin’ back now I can still hear his voice sayin’ ‘What about … Continue reading

May 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

OPEN MIC: COMEDY & IMPROV.

The Rogue Gallery & Studios, Monday 13th May at 8pm to 11pm The Rogue Comedy & Improv. Open Mic is a new comedy club, designed to help develop Waterford’s comedy … Continue reading

May 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

OPEN GALLERY: DEMENTIA FRIENDLY ART PROJECT WITH WATERFORD HEALING ARTS TRUST

The University Hospital Waterford (UHW), Thursday 9th May at 2.30pm Next Open Gallery session for people living with dementia in the community, and their family members/carers, takes place at Waterford … Continue reading

May 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD WALLS – GUIDED ART TRAILS

Waterford City Waterford Walls are now offering Guided Art Trails  that take you on a two-hour walking tour of Ireland’s oldest (and most colourful!) street art city, showcasing some of … Continue reading

May 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

WORKSHOP – OFFSKETCH DRAWING TOUR

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Saturday May 18th at 2:30pm OFFSKETCH DRAWING TOUR with Eddie O’Keefe A free Sketching Tour of Waterford City on National Drawing Day as part of Waterford … Continue reading

May 6, 2019 · Leave a comment

ART CLASSES FOR UNDER 5’S

Lismore Castle Arts, Fridays 3rd – 31st May & Fridays 6th September – 4th October 2019 at 10:30am – 12:30pm Lismore Castle Arts are delighted to host two series of … Continue reading

May 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

VISUAL ART – AUTONOMOUS MINDS BY AIDAN DUNNE

The Rogue Gallery & Studios, Thursday May 2nd at 8:00 p.m. The Rogue Gallery and Studios is proud to present a solo exhibition, ‘Autonomous Minds, Part II’ by Waterford painter … Continue reading

May 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

MAY AT WATERFORD HEALING ARTS TRUST

Waterford Healing Arts Trust, May 2019 Mental Health Narrative Project – Open Call for Writers Writers are invited to apply to be part of a research team exploring human rights … Continue reading

May 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

HOWIE THE ROOKIE

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Saturday 11th May at 8pm Following a hugely successful opening run in early April at National Opera House, Wexford. Stagemads production received rave reviews and standing … Continue reading

April 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

WORKSHOP – PHOTO-REALISM PORTRAITURE

ARTFORM School of Art, Friday April 26th – Sunday April 28th 2019 at 10:00am – 5:00pm Artform’s Dave works in a variety of traditional media from oils to street art but … Continue reading

April 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

COMEDY – GEAROID FARRELLY

Central Arts, Parade Quay. Friday 3rd May @ 8.00 p.m – 11.00 p.m. Gearoid Farrelly brings his brand of chatty stand up comedy on tour, addressing everything from Trump to … Continue reading

April 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

TOUR – WATERFORD WALLS ART TRAILS

Waterford Walls, Saturday April 20th 2019 at 2:00pm – 4:00pm WATERFORD WALLS are offering weekly Guided Art Trails every Saturday from 2pm to 4pm (all year round). Tours last approximately … Continue reading

April 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

OPPORTUNITY – AESTHETICA ART PRIZE

Deadline – 31st August 2019 The Aesthetica Art Prize invites both emerging and established practitioners to submit their work and further their involvement with the international art world. Hosted by … Continue reading

April 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

AGE & OPPORTUNITY’S BEALTAINE FESTIVAL

Hook Lighthouse, A Performative Event on Saturday 18th May at 8:00 p.m. Saint Patrick’s Gateway Centre, A Multimedia Event on Saturday 25th May at 7:30 p.m. Age & Opportunity’s Bealtaine … Continue reading

April 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

WORKSHOP – SUSTAINING THE SELF

WHAT Centre for Arts & Health, Friday 12th April. 10.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. Sustaining the Self workshop with artist Marie Brett Following Arts and Health Check Up Check In … Continue reading

March 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

BOTANICAL WATERCOLOUR PAINTING: A 3 DAY WORKSHOP

St Patrick’s Gateway Centre, Fri 26th to Sun 28th April 2019 3-Day Workshop with Mary Dillon The process of making botanical art requires patience and forbearance – personal skills that are … Continue reading

March 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

A LONG WAY FROM HOME BY SHANNON O’REILLY

Garter Lane Arts Centre, A Little Room,  Tuesday 2nd April at 6pm Shannon O’Reilly is a writer from Waterford. A two-time winner of the Sean Dunne Young Writers award. In … Continue reading

March 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – MICHAEL DEAN: LAUGHING FOR CRYING

St Carthage Hall will host the exhibition which opens on Saturday 30th March & continues from 31st March – 19th May & please see below for times. Michael Dean’s immersive … Continue reading

March 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

A CELEBRATION OF WATERFORD HEALING ARTS TRUST IN 25 OBJECTS

Garter Lane Arts Centre, April 2nd 2019 A Celebration of Waterford Healing Arts Trust in 25 Objects is a special exhibition reflecting the evolution of WHAT over the last 25 … Continue reading

March 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

ROSEMARY SHELAGH HIGBEE R.I.P

Rosemary Shelagh HIGBEE, a talented local artist, passed away on Saturday March 16th. The Waterford Municipal Art Collection is fortunate to include her painting Pink Roses. “HIGBEE Rosemary Shelagh (née Anderson), Kilmeaden, … Continue reading

March 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

OPEN GALLERY – DEMENTIA FRIENDLY ART PROJECT

Waterford Healing Arts Trust, UHW. Thursday 21st March @ 2.30 p.m. Would you like to join us to look at and talk about paintings from the hospital art collection? You … Continue reading

March 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

SUPPORT WATERFORD WALLS AT ART RAFFLE EVENT

Metalman Bar, Thursday 28th March 2019 at 6pm Waterford Walls continues with its third fundraising event: Art Raffle Event! So far they have been able to raise €1,600 through two previous fundraisers … Continue reading

March 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

CLASSICAL PORTRAIT PAINTING TECHNIQUES 3-DAY WORKSHOP

St. Patrick’s Gateway Centre, 12 – 14 April 2019 10am – 5pm each day. This 3-day intensive weekend workshop with Brian Smyth, artist and tutor from the Angel Academy of … Continue reading

March 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

VISUAL ART – RAYLEEN CLANCY: WE ARE CHAOS

Old Market House Arts Centre, Friday March 15th at 3pm Meet & Greet the Artist – Rayleen Clancy’s current exhibition in the Old Market House Arts Centre, Lower Main Street, … Continue reading

March 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

PALIMPEST – EXHIBITION LAUNCH @ LISMORE CASTLE ARTS

Saturday 30th March 2019 Launch Schedule: 2pm Panel discussion, chaired by Charlie Porter. Location: The Heritage Centre, Lismore. Free event – booking essential. 3 – 6pm Exhibition previews, at St … Continue reading

March 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY! #BALANCEFORBETTER

Happy International Women’s Day! Get out, create and socialise today with arts, crafts and music events happening in Waterford and all around Ireland. Sip & Paint Parlour Vintage Tea Rooms, … Continue reading

March 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

SECRET LOVE – THE DORIS DAY STORY

Theatre Royal. Sunday 10th March @ 3.00 p.m. The team that brought you the stunning Vera Lynn and Val Doonican tributes are thrilled to kick off their new Sunday Afternoon … Continue reading

March 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – 2MANY DJS

Project & Shortts Bar, John Street. Sunday 17th March & doors open @ 10.00 p.m. Ranging from politically incorrect prog-rock to funky R&B, from trendy hiptrop to banging techno, the … Continue reading

March 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

WORKSHOP – PAINTING THE FIGURE IN OILS

ARTFORM School of Art, Monday – Thursday, March 4th – 7th at 10:00am This is a 4 day course devoted to painting the posed nude model in oils. The first … Continue reading

February 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

DISCO IS DEAD

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Tuesday 5th March at 6pm Disco is Dead is a play in development by Jacqui Corcoran. It focuses on the story of Tina, former-DJ, now a middle-aged married … Continue reading

February 27, 2019 · Leave a comment

CREATIVITY 4 CITIZENSHIP

Edmund Rice Youth & Community Multiplex, Waterford. 11th March 10.00 a.m. – 16.30 p.m. Leargas are delighted to host Creativity4Citizenship in collaboration with CIT Creativity & Change Programme and NYCI. … Continue reading

February 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

ART + DESIGN OPEN STUDIO EVENT

W.I.T., College Street Campus. Wednesday 27th February. 10.00 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. WIT’s Art+Design Open Studio is aimed at students wishing to pursue either the BA (Hons) in Visual Art or … Continue reading

February 22, 2019 · Leave a comment