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PRINT-MAKING @ LITTLE DESIGN SHOP

Anne McDonnell of The Little Design Shop will demonstrate the wonderful art of printmaking to all. Just drop in, watch Anne at work, and experience the magic of print making. … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

REFRACT: CONTEMPORARY GLASS DESIGN AND MASTERS OF GLASS

Curated by Róisín de Buitléar, this unique exhibition showcases glass design by 20 international glass designers from Britain, Czech Republic, Colombia, Costa Rica, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Netherlands, and the … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

SIULOID STAIRE AGUS SEISIUN SA GINGERMAN, PORT LAIRGE

Siúlóid Staire agus Seisiún sa Gingerman, Port Láirge Tar linn ar shiúlóid staire, ag tosú ag 7in ag an Ardeaglais, le Seisiún Ceoil sa Gingerman ina dhiaidh, thart ar 8.15in. … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

THE BARRACK STREET CONCERT BAND

The 144 year old Barrack Street Concert Band will be performing a selection of pieces from its extensive library in the historic surroundings of Baileys New Street. The Barrack Street … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

SCRATCH NIGHT PRESENTED BY CENTRAL ARTS

Central Arts will present its first ever Scratch Night showcasing the talents of local entertainers. For tickets visit : Bookings Central Arts is a community arts company based in the … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

VISUAL ART SCRATCH NIGHT AT GREYFRIARS ART GALLERY

Four Waterford-based visual artists will showcase and talk about their work over the course 2 hours (approx 30mins for each artist). The artists are: Sarah Roche, Shane Phelan, Denis Power, … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

VISUAL ART TRAIL IN THE VIKING TRIANGLE

Art On The Railings celebrates Culture Night 2015 with an exhibition trail of works by all the artists that participated throughout the summer. The trail will include: Central Library, Christ … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

CULTURE NIGHT 2015, TONIGHT!

Culture Night is the coming together of over 35 regions around Ireland in the name of culture, art, music and entertainment. Waterford’s offering is a diverse mix of FREE events with … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – DESIGN HEROES: MIROSLAV HAVEL (1922-2008) CURATED BY ROISIN DE BUITLEAR

An exhibition of design drawings and original works by Miroslav Havel chief designer at Waterford Crystal curated by Róisín de Buitléar. Exhibited in the Index Gallery, Central Library, Lady Lane, Waterford. Please feel free … Continue reading

September 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD INTERGENERATIONAL GROUP PRESENTS ‘GLIMPSES’ DIRECTED BY MARTINA COLLENDER

‘Glimpses’, a One Act Play, will be performed by the Waterford Intergenerational Group under the directorship of Martina Collender, on Friday 11th September at 5pm and Sunday 13th September at … Continue reading

September 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

ARTISTS! DO YOU HAVE AN IDEA FOR THE EUROPEAN CAPITAL OF CULTURE?

In a bid to win the title of European Capital of Culture for Ireland in 2020 the three counties of Kilkenny, Waterford & Wexford have formed an alliance under the … Continue reading

June 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

‘CONNECTIONS’ AT GREYFRIARS GALLERY

This exhibition which is curated by Ciara Gilbert and Ruth Brennan  is open until Wednesday the 13th of May in Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery, Greyfriars Gallery is open Tues-Sat 10-5. Connections … Continue reading

May 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

SOMA (SCG) CHRISTMAS SHOW OPEN

Until; December 20th. Opening times Wednesday – Saturday 1pm – 5:30pm. SCG is happy to announce this years Christmas Holiday Exhibition including artists from Soma Studios, Hive Emerging Studios, Skapari … Continue reading

December 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

RUTH AHERN, ARTIST, MOTHER, WIFE AND FIERCE SOCCER ACE

Ruth was one of the first wave of professional young artists I met when I came to Waterford. She had a great glint in her eye, a dazzling smile and … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

RACHEL RYAN AT THE INDEX GALLERY

Index Gallery, Central Library 3rd – 15th November 2014. Towards the end of 2012, Rachel Ryan held her first ever solo exhibition in Waterford City Library. The wonderful response to … Continue reading

November 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

PATRICK MORRISON RETROSPECTIVE AT GREYFRIARS

Greyfriars Municipal Gallery,October 16 to November 18 A major retrospective of the work of the late Patrick Morrison takes place in Greyfriars Municipal Gallery as parts of this year’s Imagine … Continue reading

October 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

ANTHONY HAYES AT SOMA CONTEMPORARY GALLERY

[(being) DIGITAL REVERIE] is the name of the solo show by Dungarvan based Artist Anthony Hayes at Soma Contemporary Gallery, Waterford. Born in Wimbledon, England to Irish parents, Tony studied … Continue reading

September 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

‘THIRTY’ A VISUAL CELEBRATION OF 30 YEARS OF GARTER LANE ARTS CENTRE

As part of Waterford’s 1100th birthday and Garter Lane Arts Centres thirtieth anniversary, ‘Thirty’ will present a moving visual celebration and fond look back featuring thirty renowned artists and friends … Continue reading

August 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

PAINTED CITY TO RETURNS TO GREYFRIARS!

Due to popular demand Painted City has returned to Greyfriars Municipal Gallery. Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm – Admission FREE The exhibition, featuring views of Waterford, is now also … Continue reading

August 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

SEPTEMBER IN THE THEATRE ROYAL

As the summer slowly fades into autumn and the days get a little bit shorter and chillier – the Theatre Royal has plenty for you to go and see on … Continue reading

August 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

‘PERSONAL SPACE’ AT THE HIVE GALLERY

28TH AUGUST – 4TH SEPTEMBER 2014 Exhibition opening Thursday 28th August, 7pm Hive Emerging presents its final exhibition for its Summer Program, ‘Personal Space’. This show will open on the … Continue reading

August 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

FUND-IT TARGET REACHED FOR NEW STREET GARDENS

UPDATE: New Street Gardens would like to thank all of those who contributed to the recent Fund-It campaign. The Gardens are up and running, but if you would still like … Continue reading

June 4, 2014 · 1 Comment

ART ON WATERFORD’S RAILINGS

Be part of a spectacular open air art exhibition! Calling all artists to get involved in colouring the city streets during the summer months by joining Art On The Railings. … Continue reading

May 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

THE BUNNY COLLECTIVE AT SOMA CONTEMPORARY GALLERY

Please note – exhibition now closed From May 8th – June 7th 2014, Soma Contemporary Gallery Waterford The Young-Girl’s Gaze explores how young women exist online, and how the internet can … Continue reading

April 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

‘HOUND’ KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN

A re-imagining of Ireland’s greatest myth: the life and times of the warrior Cu Chulainn The legend of the warrior Cu Chulainn is one of the great myths of the … Continue reading

April 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

ADRIAN COOKE – CLASSICAL DRAWINGS AT AOIFE’S

Classical Drawings: Portraits and Master Copies by artist, Adrian Cooke, The exhibition features master copies from Charles Bargue’s Cours de Dessin – a renowned 19th-century drawing course, practised by many … Continue reading

March 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITING IN GARTER LANE…

Garter Lane Arts Centre is delighted to announce two exhibitions, in the main gallery ‘tenmileradius’ by Waterford born artist John O Regan and ‘From the Studios’ featuring Garter Lanes current … Continue reading

January 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

INTRODUCTION TO ART PRINTMAKING (COURSE)

Martin Fahy at Southpaw Studio is running an ‘Introduction to Art Printmaking’ course this month covering all the major aspects in this exciting form of graphic reproduction. The course will … Continue reading

January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM HIVE, MICHAEL STREET

HIVE WINTERPORT EXHIBITION, MICHAEL STREET Hive Emerging presented its first annual Christmas arts fair featuring local, national & international arts, craft, music, design & more. The fair featured 12 days … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM SOMA

The Soma Annual Christmas Show opened on Friday December 6th with a Mulled Wine and Champaign reception. It was packed opening with many of the artists and their families in … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

ACRO STUDIOS OPENING EXHIBITION

Acro Studios are delighted to announce the opening of their exhibition taking place on December 5th, 7pm at 15 Bailey’s New Street Acro is an exciting, new studio/exhibition space accommodating … Continue reading

December 7, 2013 · 1 Comment

ARTS GRANTS TRAINING

Arts Grant Application Training for the 2014 season For those not used to the online applications procedure there will be training session on Thursday December 12 at 14.30pm starting with … Continue reading

December 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

NOVEMBER SNAPSHOT – TULCA VISUAL ARTS FESTIVAL – GALWAY

  TULCA (November 8 – 24, Galway City) is a multi-venue, artist-centered festival of contemporary art that works with Irish curators with the aim to present innovative exhibitions to provoke … Continue reading

November 11, 2013 · 1 Comment

VERA KLUTE EXHIBITION IN ARDKEEN HOSPITAL

Body Conscious III
 by Vera Klute Dates 24th Oct. – 28th November – Outpatient’s Corridor, Waterford Regional Hospital,
Times 09.00 – 18.00 Monday – Friday Waterford Healing Arts Trust is delighted to … Continue reading

November 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

BOULWARISM AT SOMA CONTEMPORARY GALLERY

Soma Contemporary Gallery presents Boulwarism by PLM associates. The exhibition explores the kind of labor practices that led to the recent building collapse in Bangladesh and worker suicides at Foxconn … Continue reading

October 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

JANET PIERCE SOLO EXHIBITION CONTINUES IN GREYFRIARS

Greyfriars Muncipal Art Gallery, Greyfriars Street, Waterford. Tuesdays to Saturdays 10.00 – 17.00. Janet Pierce’s painting is informed by emotional landscapes evoking the Scottish Highlands, the rugged seascapes of Donegal … Continue reading

October 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

VISUAL ARTS AT THE IMAGINE FESTIVAL

Imagine Arts Festival, Waterford 2013 – Events 17th to 27th October 2013 Amanda Coogan Performance Art with WIT students, Venue: WIT Good Shepherd Chapel, College Street Campus, Date and Time: … Continue reading

October 23, 2013 · Leave a comment